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The International Space Station officially opened for business twelve years ago today (November 2, 2000), marking a milestone in international efforts to expand life beyond Earth.
A NASA astronaut and two rookie cosmonauts launched successfully aboard a Russian Soyuz rocket on Monday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome.
Now that the International Space Station is fully operational, the program partners will gather in Berlin on April 19â€“21 to discuss the successes and potential of this unique international cooperation.
ESA astronaut and International Space Station (ISS) Expedition 13 crew member Thomas Reiter set a new record for the number of days spent in space by a European astronaut last week when he completed a total of over 209 days in orbit.
- A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
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