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Astronauts aboard SpaceX’s Dragon Crew dock on International Space Station

Astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley have officially arrived at the International Space Station. After a historic launch from Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Saturday, the astronauts aboard SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft synched up with the space station on Sunday. The spacecraft made a careful approach, easing its way toward its destination over the […]

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ISS crew blast off after a long quarantine

Three new crew members have arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) after a launch carried out under tight restrictions due to the coronavirus. The Russian Soyuz rocket carrying cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner and Nasa astronaut Chris Cassidy took off from Kazakhstan on Thursday. Pre-launch protocols were changed to prevent the virus being […]

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Astronauts bake the first cookies in space

Astronauts on the International Space Station have baked the first cookies in space, but they took far longer than on Earth. The space station’s Italian commander Luca Parmitano acted as baker aided by NASA astronaut Christina Koch for the chocolate-chip cookie experiment. Cookies take around 15-20 minutes to bake on Earth but the astronauts discovered […]

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SpaceX sends mice, worms and empathetic robot to the International Space Station

SpaceX delivered muscle-bound “mighty mice,” pest-killing worms and a smart, empathetic robot to the International Space Station on Sunday. The station commander, Italy’s Luca Parmitano, used a large robot arm to grab onto the Dragon three days after its launch from Cape Canaveral. The two spacecraft soared 260 miles (420 kilometers) above the South Pacific […]

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Russian Astronauts Plugged Leaking American Toilets In ISS

Russian news media have reported that the American toilets in the International Space Station (ISS) burst last week. This prompted astronauts to catch several gallons of fluid by towels. Sounds like this is the latest escalation between Russia and US after both nations withdrew from the INF treaty. Sputnik News a mouthpiece close to the Russian […]