Latest Michael R. Barratt Stories

2010-06-18 09:00:00

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- A NASA astronaut who spent 199 days aboard the International Space Station (ISS) is the first recipient of the Joseph P. Kerwin, M.D. Award honoring achievements in space life sciences. Dr.

2009-09-19 07:45:00

NASA has assigned the crew for the last scheduled space shuttle mission, targeted to launch in September 2010.

2009-08-27 07:05:00

As the Expedition 20 crew members continued preparations for a visit by space shuttle Discovery, they tackled a variety of science and maintenance duties aboard the International Space Station Wednesday.

2009-07-17 07:39:36

A NASA astronaut, Russian cosmonaut and the founder of Cirque du Soleil will hold a news conference at 8 am CDT, Thursday, July 23 to discuss their upcoming flight to the International Space Station.

2009-04-21 09:44:30

Mike Barratt, Expedition 19 flight engineer aboard the International Space Station, set up and activated a new camera Monday that will provide timely images that farmers, ranchers and foresters can use to better manage their crops and livestock.

2009-03-08 09:10:00

NASA officials will hold a media briefing at 1 pm CDT on Wednesday, March 11, to discuss the 19th long-duration mission aboard the International Space Station.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]