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Soyuz launch
2014-09-26 03:00:33

NASA astronaut Butch Wilmore and Russian cosmonauts Alexander Samokutyaev and Elena Serova joined their Expedition 41 crewmates when the hatches between the Soyuz TMA-14M spacecraft and the International Space Station officially opened at 1:06 a.m. EDT.

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2009-12-22 19:00:00

NASA astronaut TJ Creamer, Russian cosmonaut Oleg Kotov and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency astronaut Soichi Noguchi docked with their new home at 5:48 pm EST Tuesday.

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2009-12-20 16:45:00

A Soyuz TMA-17 spacecraft launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 4:52 pm EST Sunday to begin a two-day journey to the International Space Station.

2009-10-12 11:33:00

MOSCOW, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Guy Laliberte, founder of Cirque du Soleil and the ONE DROP(TM) Foundation, unveiled the artistic concept behind his poetic social mission, which will be carried out from the International Space Station (ISS).


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.