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NASA and its international partners have announced who will be venturing out to the International Space Station (ISS) on upcoming missions.
A three man crew blasted off from Kazakhstan aboard a Russian Soyuz rocket on Wednesday morning bound for the International Space Station.
The crew aboard the International Space Station will be welcoming three new crew members just in time for the holidays.
After a brief postponement due to some electrical problems on the space shuttle Endeavour, the latest Earth vs Space chess match is now under way.
HOUSTON, March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA astronaut Garrett Reisman has left the agency to return to private industry.
Astronaut Tim Kopra, scheduled to be lead spacewalker on space shuttle Discovery next month, was hurt Saturday in a bicycle accident that could impact his space duties; Kopraâ€™s injuries were not life-threatening.
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonauts Alexander Kaleri and Oleg Skripochka launched to the International Space Station aboard their Soyuz TMA-01M spacecraft at 6:10 pm CDT, Thursday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
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