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2015-05-06 12:21:28

WASHINGTON, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren, who is making final preparations for his launch this month to the International Space Station, is available

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2014-08-19 02:00:05

Two Expedition 40 spacewalkers, clad in Russian Orlan spacesuits, wrapped up a 5-hour, 11-minute excursion outside the International Space Station at 3:13 p.m. EDT Monday.

Cosmonauts Complete 173rd Spacewalk
2013-08-22 14:35:56

Russian cosmonauts wrapped up a nearly six-hour spacewalk outside the International Space Station (ISS) on Thursday.

2015 ISS Crew Members Named
2013-07-10 18:30:12

NASA and its international partners have announced who will be venturing out to the International Space Station (ISS) on upcoming missions.

Soyuz Module Transports Trio Of ISS Astronauts Back To Earth
2012-07-02 05:23:54

Three International Space Station crew members successfully returned to Earth Sunday morning, with their Soyuz TMA-03M spacecraft touching down in a remote section of Kazakhstan.

Soyuz Crew Docks Successfully With International Space Station
2012-05-17 05:06:30

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying American astronaut Joe Acaba and Russian cosmonauts Gennady Padalka and Sergei Revin docked successfully with the International Space Station’s Poisk module at 12:36 a.m. EDT on Thursday after a two day journey.

ISS Expedition 30 Touches Down Safely In Kazakhstan
2012-04-27 07:53:32

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying the three members of Expedition 30 landed safely in Kazakhstan at 7:45 a.m. EDT after successfully undocking from the International Space Station (ISS) and returning home from their nearly 6 month stay on the high-flying lab.

Station Cosmonauts Complete Spacewalk
2012-02-17 08:36:20

Two Russian cosmonauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) completed a six-hour and 15-minute spacewalk Thursday afternoon to ready for the removal of a docking module due to be flown back into Earth’s atmosphere for incineration sometime next year.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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