Astronauts may be getting their espresso fix in space. Scientists have designed a new cup that can defy the low-gravity environment encountered aboard the International Space Station (ISS).
Made In Space, a California-based startup, developed a 3D printer in cooperation with NASA and it will be sent to the International Space Station during the next commercial resupply mission in August.
NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman has only been aboard the International Space Station for 12 days and he’s already made history. On June 6 he shared the first-ever Vine video taken from outer space to give those a look at a rare day on the ISS.
Commander Steve Swanson and Flight Engineers Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemyev are aboard the International Space Station conducting scientific experiments and awaiting the arrival of the other three members of their crew.
Russian officials are sour about the new sanctions the United States issued upon them due to the crisis in Ukraine. In fact, Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin proposed that the U.S. use trampolines to transport astronauts to the ISS.
NASA could have prevented one of its scariest events that occurred during July month's space walk, when the Italian astronaut NASA could have prevented one of its scariest events that occurred during July month’s space walk, when the Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano’s found his helmet flooded wi...
After successfully spending 166 days in space the Expedition 37 crew members made a flawless landing in the steppe of Kazakhstan southeast of Dzhezkazgan at 9.29 p.m. Sunday.
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NASA's astronaut Karen Nyberg, 43, has created a special toy for her little boy Jack using the space stations scraps on September 22. She made a small toy dinosaur in zero gravity that is currently floating on the space station.
From the vantage point of the International Space Station, astronauts frequently observe atmospheric and surface phenomena in ways that are impossible to view from the ground. Two such phenomena--gravity waves and sunglint--are illustrated in this photograph of northeastern Lake Superior.
For all of those who are curious to know how astronauts wash their hair, a U.S. astronaut Karen Nyberg, 43, recorded a three minute video demonstrating how she manages to wash her hair in space without any running water.
The first 3D printer bound for space passed a series of critical microgravity tests at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. Made in Space, the space manufacturing company, conducted examinations of their proprietary 3D printer technology during four microgravity flights lasting two hours e...