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  • Space Station Science Highlights: Week of November 28, 2022
    on December 2, 2022 at 7:11 pm

    Crew members aboard the International Space Station conducted scientific investigations during the week of Nov. 28 that included examining bone loss in microgravity and studying the mechanisms of suturing and wound healing in space.

  • Space Station Solutions for Artemis Missions to the Moon and Beyond
    on November 30, 2022 at 10:01 pm

    Getting a spacecraft to the Moon or Mars is quite literally rocket science.

  • Space Station Science Highlights: Week of November 21, 2022
    on November 28, 2022 at 7:13 pm

    Crew members aboard the International Space Station conducted scientific investigations during the week of Nov. 21 that included radio contact between astronauts and science students on the ground, tracking how the human body adapts to microgravity, and analyzing how microgravity affects the nervous system.

  • Space Station Science Highlights: Week of November 14, 2022
    on November 18, 2022 at 5:30 pm

    Crew members aboard the International Space Station conducted scientific investigations during the week of Nov.14 that included testing nanoparticles as a way to protect neuronal cells from oxidative stress, examining ways to identify beneficial microbes, and evaluating the composition of mudflows created by post-wildfire rains.

  • NASA Invites Public to SpaceX’s 26th Commercial Resupply Mission
    on November 17, 2022 at 8:23 pm

    The public is invited to take part in virtual activities and events ahead of the launch of SpaceX’s 26th cargo resupply mission for NASA to the International Space Station.

  • Space Station Science Highlights: Week of November 7, 2022
    on November 14, 2022 at 3:22 pm

    Crew members aboard the International Space Station conducted scientific investigations during the week of Nov.7 that included studying flammability of materials in microgravity, demonstrating technology for small robotic repair satellites, and capturing Earth images requested by students.

  • Space Station Science Highlights: Week of October 31, 2022
    on November 4, 2022 at 3:10 pm

    Crew members aboard the International Space Station conducted scientific investigations during the week of Oct. 31 that included testing an ultrasound instrument controlled from the ground, examining self-regulation of brain blood flow in space, and evaluating the effects of microgravity on combustion.

  • Cutting-edge Experiments Ride SpaceX’s 26th CRS Mission to Space Station
    on November 2, 2022 at 5:25 pm

    SpaceX’s 26th commercial resupply mission (CRS) is scheduled to launch to the International Space Station from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida in late November.

  • Space Station Media Contacts
    on November 1, 2022 at 6:30 pm

    Media contacts for Intrnational Space Station information.

  • Halloween on the International Space Station
    on October 31, 2022 at 4:24 pm

    Although no trick-or-treaters come knocking at the International Space Station’s front hatch, crew members aboard the orbiting facility still like to get in the Halloween spirit. Whether individually or as an entire crew, they will dress up in sometimes spooky, sometimes scary, but always creative costumes.