Space Station

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)

Space Station Hits Thrusters To Avoid Space Junk

The engine of the International Space Station was fired up Wednesday morning to move it out of the way of some passing space junk.

11/12/2014

Spacewalk on International Space Station  (Source: NASA.gov)

U.S. Resumes Spacewalks On International Space Station

For the first time in more than a year, two astronauts performed a routine maintenance spacewalk on the International Space Station.

10/07/2014

(Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)

Three Space Station Astronauts Return To Earth

After almost six months in outer space, three space station astronauts have made it back home to Earth safely.

09/11/2014

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)

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

International Space Station (Source: nasa.gov)

Pump Problem On International Space Station

There’s a pump problem on the International Space Station. On Wednesday, the pump module on one of the space station’s two external cooling loops automatically shut down.

12/12/2013

(Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

NASA Regains Contact With Space Station Crew

The astronauts aboard the International Space Station temporarily lost contact with NASA on Tuesday.

02/19/2013

SpaceX Falcon rocket launches from Cape Canaveral.  (Source: CBS)

Spacex Dragon Capsule Launched To Space Station

SpaceX’s Falcon rocket roared into space Sunday evening from Cape Canaveral carrying a Dragon capsule packed with supplies for the International Space Station.

10/08/2012

(Source: NASA TV) Crew from the International Space Station entered the privately built Dragon space capsule Saturday in a history making trip, the first private delivery of goods to the station.

Rain Could Delay Launch Of Private Ship To Space Station

Rain could delay Sunday’s planned launch of a privately owned rocket with a space station cargo ship named Dragon.

10/07/2012

(Source: NASA)  The International Space Station is featured in this image photographed by an STS-133 crew member on space shuttle Discovery.

Rocket Debris To Miss International Space Station

NASA has given the three astronauts aboard the International Space Station the all clear concerning two pieces of space junk heading it their general direction.

CBS4–09/27/2012

(Photo by Roberto Gonzalez/Getty Images)

SpaceX Dragon Splashes Down After Successful Mission

The world’s first commercial supply ship to the International Space Station is on its way back to Earth. Astronauts set the SpaceX Dragon loose after a five-day visit, releasing the vessel with the space station’s robot arm.

CBS4–05/31/2012

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