NASA calls off spacewalk at International Space Station due to 'spacesuit discomfort'

13.06.2024 14:54, SPACE.com

NASA has postponed a scheduled EVA today (June 13), as the two astronauts slated for the spacewalk were already putting on their suits....

International Space Station: Live updates

13.06.2024 14:38, SPACE.com

Find out what's going on at the International Space Station.

Cosmic 'koi fish' swims through starry sea in stunning telescope photo

13.06.2024 14:00, SPACE.com

The Gum 3 nebula, which resembles a swimming koi fish, is captured in a stunning new photo from the European Southern Observatory's VLT Survey Telescope....

Hera and its CubeSats speak with mission control

13.06.2024 13:55, ESA Top News

ESA’s Hera asteroid mission and its two CubeSats interacted as if they were in space, within the foam pyramid-lined walls of the Agency’s Maxwell test chamber in the Netherlands. The trio communicated together, sharing data and ranging...

ESA prepares for its first open day in the UK

13.06.2024 13:40, ESA Top News

ESA is getting ready to show thousands of visitors how space improves life on Earth at its very first open day to be held in the UK.

Radiation will be a real challenge for Mars colonists, powerful solar storm shows

13.06.2024 12:00, SPACE.com

A powerful solar storm in May 2024 created auroras on Mars and provided scientists with crucial information that could aid future crewed missions to the Red Planet....

'No emergency situation' on International Space Station, NASA says after astronaut medical drill audio causes stir

13.06.2024 06:05, SPACE.com

It sounded like a nightmare scenario: An astronaut commander on the International Space Station in distress and a flight surgeon on Earth stuck in traffic. But it was all a simulation....

Sols 4212-4214: Gearing up to Drill!

13.06.2024 02:31, NASA Breaking News

Earth planning date: Monday, June 11, 2024 Curiosity is gearing up to drill! Last week, it encountered a rock with unusual coloration and texture that was just out of reach (you can read about it and see pictures here and here). So that Curiosity...

Ames Research Center Democratizes Space Biosciences Research with First Commercial Astronaut Data

13.06.2024 01:40, NASA Breaking News

Background: To protect astronauts from spaceflight health risks like solar radiation and microgravity, scientists develop countermeasures by studying model organisms exposed to the space environment. For the first time, commercial astronaut data...

Kennedy Space Center Recipient of Presidential Federal Sustainability Award

13.06.2024 01:35, NASA Breaking News

KSC is the first NASA Center to offer workplace EV charging, setting the foundation for other NASA Centers. EV chargers are one way the KSC team is embracing the Executive Order goal for Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEVs) by 2035. These charging...

NASA Welcomes Armenia as 43rd Artemis Accords Signatory

13.06.2024 00:45, NASA Breaking News

NASA Administrator Bill Nelson welcomed Armenia as the newest nation to sign the Artemis Accords Wednesday during a ceremony with the U.S. State Department at NASA Headquarters in Washington. Armenia joins 42 other countries in a commitment to...

Space Omics and Medical Atlas (SOMA) Package

13.06.2024 00:10, NASA Breaking News

June 11, 2024 – The Space Omics and Medical Atlas (SOMA) package, the largest-ever collection of data for aerospace medicine and space biology, was publicly released on Tuesday! This monumental achievement was made possible through the...

Doctor Who 'Rogue': Who is the eponymous Rogue?

12.06.2024 23:12, SPACE.com

Who's the man who turns the Doctor's head in Regency England in "Doctor Who" episode 6 "Rogue"?

The Marshall Star for June 12, 2024

12.06.2024 23:10, NASA Breaking News

Shining Stars: Marshall Teams Support Successful Crew Flight Test By Wayne Smith From preparing for flight readiness, to providing day-of-launch support, to delivering a critical piece of replacement hardware, NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center...

Watch NASA astronauts collect microbe samples during ISS spacewalk today (livestream video)

12.06.2024 23:00, SPACE.com

Two NASA astronauts will venture outside the International Space Station today (June 13), and you can watch the action live....

NASA Selects Raytheon Company to Build Landsat Next Instruments

12.06.2024 22:20, NASA Breaking News

NASA selects Raytheon Company to provide three instruments and related services, with an option for one additional instrument, in support of the Landsat Next mission based at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. The contract...

This action-packed 'Borderlands' sneak peek is a chaotic blizzard of bullets (video)

12.06.2024 22:00, SPACE.com

Watch a new clip from director Eli Roth's upcoming live-action video game adaptation, "Borderlands."

'Star Wars: The Acolyte' episode 3: How do the Brendok witches use the Force?

12.06.2024 20:54, SPACE.com

The third episode of "The Acolyte" is a long flashback that adds more layers to both the story being told and the Star Wars universe as a whole....

Lakita Lowe: Leading Space Commercialization Innovations and Fostering STEM Engagement 

12.06.2024 20:25, NASA Breaking News

Lakita Lowe is at the forefront of space commercialization, seamlessly merging scientific expertise with visionary leadership to propel NASA’s commercial ambitions and ignite a passion for STEM in future generations. As a project integrator...

Quirky Circling Behavior in Mice Informs Research on Humans in Space

12.06.2024 20:15, NASA Breaking News

During the Rodent Research-1 (RR-1) mission flown to the ISS in 2014, videos that were taken to observe the mice revealed an unusual behavior that researchers are still working to understand. Young (16-week-old) but not old (32-week-old) mice...