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Space Station Astronauts Stocking The Pantry

Having successfully completed the last spacewalk of NASA’s 30-year shuttle program, the 10 astronauts aboard the International Space Station are now high-flying ‘moving men’.

CBS4–07/13/2011

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NASA Monitoring Floating Junk Heading Toward Space Station

A piece of space junk hurtling toward the International Space Station is expected to make its closet approach on Tuesday, right in the middle of a planned spacewalk.

CBS4–07/10/2011

Space shuttle Atlantis STS-135 astronauts, Pilot Doug Hurley (front row L-R), and Commander Chris Ferguson, followed by Mission Specialists (L-R) Sandra Magnus, and Rex Walheim, depart from the Operations and Checkout Building in their launch entry suits in during Terminal Countdown Demonstration Tests June 23, 2011 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Source: Roberto Gonzalez/Getty Images)

Last Shuttle Crew Getting Last-Minute Favor Requests

The four astronauts assigned to NASA’s last space shuttle flight can’t seem to escape all the fuss and hubbub. Astronauts said Thursday they’re still getting last-minute requests.

CBS4–06/30/2011

The Space Shuttle Endeavour lifts off on

Astronauts Pack Up On Next-To-Last Shuttle Flight

Endeavour’s astronauts took care of some last-minute space station chores Saturday before packing up to come home and end the next-to-last shuttle flight.

CBS4–05/28/2011

Space shuttle Discovery docked at International Space Station.  (Source: AP)

Discovery Crew Readies For Florida Landing

The space shuttle Discovery will leave the International Space Station Monday for an expected landing in Florida, but before they could leave, they had to help take out the garbage.

03/05/2011

Astronaut Mark Kelly

Injured Congresswoman’s Husband To Command Shuttle Flight

Astronaut Mark Kelly, the husband of wounded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, will command Space Shuttle Endeavour’s final flight in April.

CBS4–02/04/2011

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