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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.

Expedition 39 Trio Arrives At The Space Station
2014-03-28 08:04:21

A new trio of Expedition 39 flight engineers has arrived at the International Space Station after a two-day, 34-orbit trip.

New Trio Arrive At Space Station After Wednesday Afternoon Launch
2013-09-26 06:43:34

Three New Expedition 37 crew members arrived on the International Space Station (ISS) early Thursday morning after lifting off in their Soyuz TMA-10M spacecraft from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Wednesday.

2013-09-24 10:38:48

NASA Television will provide extensive coverage live from Kazakhstan of the Sept. 25 launch of three crew members of Expedition 37-38, as they begin their journey to the International Space Station.

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.

International Space Station Cosmonauts Complete Record Spacewalk
2013-08-17 07:59:30

Two Expedition 36 cosmonauts successfully completed the first of two planned spacewalks to prepare the International Space Station (ISS) for the future arrival of a Russian laboratory module.

Russia's Damaged Progress Cargo Resupply Ship Docks With Space Station
2013-04-26 14:15:20

Despite all odds, Russia's Progress 51 cargo spacecraft docked with the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday at 8:25 a.m. EDT. A "hard mate" was established when docking hooks were deployed nine minutes later at 8:34 a.m.


Word of the Day
aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.
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