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In Photos: Record-Breaking NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson
Science & Tech  (tags:, space walking, expeditions, International Space Station, space, study, technology )

- 168 days ago -
NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson holds the records for the most cumulative spacewalking time by a woman. She has been to space three times and participated in two long-term expeditions to the International Space Station.
Antarctic Fungi Could Survive on Mars, ISS Study Shows
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, ESA. E.T. life, International Space Station, Mars, National Institute of Aerospace Technolo, space )

- 588 days ago -
Tiny fungi from Antarctica were sent to the ISS and, after 18 months aboard in conditions similar to Mars, over 60 per cent of their cells remained intact, with stable DNA. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Astronauts Evacuate From U.S. Side of International Space Station
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, space, science, news, nasa, humans, environment, astronomy, cosmology, space, astronauts, evacuate, International Space Station, toxic, amonia, leak )

- 978 days ago -
An alarm suggesting a potentially toxic ammonia leak on the International Space Station early Wednesday, but it might have been a false alarm
Meet the Twins Unlocking the Secrets of Space
Science & Tech  (tags: astronauts, Mark, Scott Kelly, space, NASA, twins, International Space Station )

- 999 days ago -
The Kelly Brothers - one in orbit and one on earth - will help us learn what happens to humans when they leave the planet.
Dark Matter Looks WIMPy
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, space, science, research, scientists, news, nasa, humans, astronomy, discovery, cosmology, dark matter, WIMPy, International Space Station, Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer, particles, weakly interacting massive particles )

- 1088 days ago -
Data from the International Space Station-based Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer experiment supports the idea that dark matter consists of the invisible particles called weakly interacting massive particles, or WIMPs. Clara Moskowitz reports
VIDEO: Found at Sea-- How the International Space Station Can Save Lives on Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, space, scientists, science, research, news, interesting, internet, environment, discovery, astronomy, International Space Station, iss, Eirikur Johannsson, Norway, save, lives, experiments )

- 1102 days ago -
5 September 2014 The International Space Station (ISS) is probably best known for its potential to help us learn more about our terrestrial world & our galaxy through scientific experiments, but Eirikur Johannsson of Norway is one example of how the. .
Cosmonauts Find Plankton Clinging to the Outside of the Space Station
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, cosmonauts, discovery, interesting, International Space Station, ITAR-TASS, microorganisms, nasa, news, science, space )

- 1124 days ago -
Cosmonauts have discovered sea plankton and other microscopic organisms living on the outside of the International Space Station, fully exposed to the vacuum of space and deadly solar UV rays. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Fruit Flies on the International Space Station, Video
Science & Tech  (tags: science, technology, research, International Space Station, fruit flies, Drosophila )

- 1167 days ago -
Genetically speaking, people and fruit flies are surprisingly alike, explains biologist Sharmila Bhattacharya of NASA's Ames Research Center. "About 77% of known human disease genes have a recognizable match in the genetic code of fruit flies, and 50%
Nasa Space Shuttle Discovery Prepares for Its 39th and Final Launch
Science & Tech  (tags: Nasa, space shuttle, launch flight, International Space Station )

- 2421 days ago -
An era of space travel is about to come to a close.Nasa space shuttle Discovery returned to the launch pad yesterday for its 39th and final launch flight.The STS-133 mission to the International Space Station (ISS) is scheduled for February 24, ..........
Spacewalkers Install Room With a View
Science & Tech  (tags: International Space Station, Astronauts, Tranquility, Canadarm 2 robotic arm )

- 2774 days ago -
Astronauts put the last big addition on the International Space Station early Friday, attaching a new room with an enormous bay window that promises to provide unprecedented panoramic views of Earth. The room, named Tranquility
Astronauts Hoist Huge Chest of Drawers to Space Station; Freezer, Bedroom Among Cargo
Science & Tech  (tags: CAPE CANAVERAL, space shuttle Discovery, Kennedy Space Center, astronauts, international space station, 8 tons, equipment, science experiments )

- 2938 days ago -
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - Astronauts hitched a giant chest of drawers to the international space station on Monday that contained a brand new freezer, sleeping compartment and treadmill bearing a TV comedian's name. CONTINUED >>>
NASA Shuttle Lauch - 14 November 2008
Science & Tech  (tags: NASA, Shuttle, mission, launch, International Space Station )

- 3229 days ago -
The STS-126 mission is set to launch at 7:55 p.m. EST tonight on a mission to prep the International Space Station for expanded crews
Astronomy Picture of the Day - 2008 February 23 - Stereo Space Station
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, NASA, stereo space station, International Space Station, ISS )

- 3495 days ago -
Get out your red-blue glasses and float next to the International Space Station (ISS), planet Earth's largest artificial moon.
Astronomy Picture of the Day - 2008 February 19 - Columbus Laboratory Installed on Space Station
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, Columbus Laboratory, International Space Station )

- 3500 days ago -
The International Space Station (ISS) has been equipped with a powerful new scientific laboratory.
October Mission To Ready Space Station for International Partners
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Space, Technology, Oct-2007, artificial satellite, Sputnik, space age, space shuttle, Discovery crew, International Space Station, internatonal space partners, 50th anniversary of satellite launch, STS-120, NASA, human health, disease )

- 3656 days ago -
In October -- the month that marks the 50th anniversary of the launch of the first artificial satellite, Sputnik, and the space age -- space shuttle Discovery and its crew will begin a 13-day journey to the International Space Station.

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