International Space Station

 
Of Italy's first female astronaut ... and a coffee machine
Of Italy's first female astronaut ... and a coffee machine
A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying Italy's first female astronaut has safely docked with the International Space Station (ISS).
That's no moon, it's the ISS
That's no moon, it's the ISS
It is larger than a six-bedroom house, and with a price tag of more than $150-billion, it is possibly the single most expensive thing that mankind...
Astronauts complete first spacewalk to fix station's cooling system
Astronauts complete first spacewalk to fix station's cooling system
Two Nasa astronauts, their spacesuits rigged with snorkels in case of a water leak, floated outside the International Space Station for five and a...
The Dragon has landed - capsule docks at space station
The Dragon has landed - capsule docks at space station
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) on Saturday opened the hatches to the SpaceX cargo vessel which arrived a day earlier on a...
The Dragon has landed - capsule docks at space station
The Dragon has landed - capsule docks at space station
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) on Saturday opened the hatches to the SpaceX cargo vessel which arrived a day earlier on a...
SpaceX Dragon flies by space station
SpaceX Dragon flies by space station
The unmanned SpaceX Dragon capsule flew within 2.4-km of the orbiting lab as it performed a practice lap and check out of its...
Three-man Soyuz craft lands safely in Kazakhstan
Three-man Soyuz craft lands safely in Kazakhstan
A Soyuz capsule with two Russians and an American on board touched down safely on Friday afternoon in mild weather on the sweeping steppes of...
US marks 50th anniversary of space flight
US marks 50th anniversary of space flight
Former astronaut John Glenn on Monday marked the 50th anniversary of the flight that made him the first American astronaut with vivid memories but...
Phobos-Grunt spirals closer to Earth
Phobos-Grunt spirals closer to Earth
Russia's doomed probe for Mars on Sunday spiralled ever closer to the Earth before it plunges back into the atmosphere in a fiery end which...
Soyuz with US, Russian astronauts docks at ISS
Soyuz with US, Russian astronauts docks at ISS
A Soyuz spacecraft carrying two Russian cosmonauts and an American astronaut docked at the International Space Station (ISS) on Wednesday, a...
Russian, US crew blast off safely for space station
Russian, US crew blast off safely for space station
Three astronauts blasted off on Monday to return a full crew to the International Space Station (ISS) as Russia seeks to restore confidence in its...