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The International Space Station's robotic arm, Canadarm2, grapples the Orbital Sciences' Cygnus cargo craft.  (Source: NASA TV)

Space Florida Expects SpaceX To Touch Down In Texas

Space Florida, the quasi-government agency created to grow the space industry, expects billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk to set up the world’s first private launch facility in Texas.

07/18/2014

The International Space Station's robotic arm, Canadarm2, grapples the Orbital Sciences' Cygnus cargo craft.  (Source: NASA TV)

Supply Capsule Arrives At International Space Station

It was sort of like Christmas in July for the astronauts aboard the International Space Station. Wednesday morning they used the station’s giant robot arm to snag a Cygnus capsule packed with a fresh delivery of goods.

07/16/2014

Cuba appears at the top of this high oblique image, photographed by one of the Expedition 38 crew members aboard the International Space Station. (Source: NASA.gov)

Supply Capsule On Its Way To Space Station

A cargo container stocked with food, science samples and new odor-resistant gym clothes is on its way to the International Space Station.

07/14/2014

Cuba appears at the top of this high oblique image, photographed by one of the Expedition 38 crew members aboard the International Space Station. (Source: NASA.gov)

Spacewalking Astronauts Install New Antenna

A pair of Russian astronauts installed a new antenna and moved a cargo boom outside the International Space Station during an arduous spacewalk.

06/19/2014

Cuba appears at the top of this high oblique image, photographed by one of the Expedition 38 crew members aboard the International Space Station. (Source: NASA.gov)

Smoke On Space Station Traced To Water Heater

Astronauts on the International Space Station were able traced smoke and a burning smell to a malfunctioning water heater in the galley.

06/11/2014

Cuba appears at the top of this high oblique image, photographed by one of the Expedition 38 crew members aboard the International Space Station. (Source: NASA.gov)

Identical Twins Offer Up Selves For Space Science

A pair of twins have offered themselves up to science in order to study the effects of prolonged weightlessness with one twin in space and the other on earth.

05/28/2014

SpaceX Dragon landed In the Pacific Ocean with 3,500 pounds of ISS cargo on May 18, 2014.  (Source: @SpaceX)

SpaceX Dragon Splashes Down In Pacific

A Dragon space capsule splashed down in the Pacific Sunday filled with two tons of experiments and old equipment for NASA from the International Space Station.

05/18/2014

International Space Station (Source: nasa.gov)

Astronauts Go On Spacewalk To Tackle Urgent Repair Job

A couple of astronauts on board the International Space Station are going for spacewalk Tuesday to replace a dead computer and get their orbiting home back up to full strength.

CBS Miami–04/23/2014

Cuba appears at the top of this high oblique image, photographed by one of the Expedition 38 crew members aboard the International Space Station. (Source: NASA.gov)

Supply Ship Delivers Easter Goodies To Space Station

While they weren’t delivered by the Easter bunny, the crew of the International Space Station did get some goodies Sunday morning. A cargo ship full of supplies.

04/20/2014

Robonaut is the next generation dexterous robot, developed through a Space Act Agreement by NASA and General Motors.  (Source: NASA)

NASA’s Space Station Robonaut Finally Getting Legs

A robot designed to help astronauts at the International Space Station is finally getting its space legs.

04/19/2014

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