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How to See Presidents Call to International Space Station on April 24

2017-04-21

President Donald Trump, First Daughter Ivanka Trump, and NASA astronaut Kate Rubins will make a special 20-minute, Earth-to-space call at 10 a.m. EDT Monday, April 24, to personally congratulate NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson for her record-breaking stay aboard the International Space Station.

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Commercial Crew Spacecraft Will Offer a Quick Escape from Station

2017-04-20

Part of the mission for new, American-made spacecraft going to the International Space Station include the ability to provide the orbiting laboratory with a temporary shelter in case of an emergency in space, or even a safe ride back to Earth with short notice.

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Two New Crew Members Arrive at International Space Station

2017-04-20

After a six-hour flight, NASA astronaut Jack Fischer and cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin of the Russian space agency Roscosmos arrived at the International Space Station at 9:23 a.m. EDT Thursday where they will continue important scientific research.

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Weekly Recap From the Expedition Lead Scientist

2017-04-20

Expedition 51 is hard at work 200-plus miles above us! Catch this weeks research highlights here.

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Crystals Grown Aboard Space Station Provide Radiation Detecting Technology

2017-04-20

Research into crystal growth in microgravity was one of the earliest investigations conducted aboard the International Space Station and is continued to this day.

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Investigation on Space Station to Test Minimizing Pressure of Space Travel

2017-04-19

Space Station Experiment studies pressure in storage tanks.

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President Trump Makes Special Long-Distance Call to Record Breaking American Astronaut

2017-04-19

President Donald Trump, First Daughter Ivanka Trump, and NASA astronaut Kate Rubins will make a special Earth-to-space call Monday, April 24, from the Oval Office to personally congratulate NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson for her record-breaking stay aboard the International Space Station.

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NASA Engages the Next Generation with HUNCH

2017-04-19

NASA is making sure the next generation of high school graduates understand the variety of career paths that can lead to missions exploring space.

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NASA Space Station Cargo Launches aboard Orbital ATK Resupply Mission

2017-04-18

The International Space Station will be capable of dozens of new scientific investigations from NASA and around the world when Orbital ATKs Cygnus spacecraft delivers more than 7,600 pounds of cargo Saturday, April 22.

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Astronaut Jack Fischer Predicts What His Biggest Challenge in Space Will Be

2017-04-15

NASA astronaut Jack Fischer is poised for his first trip to space.

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