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International Space Station: Space station in low Earth orbit
The International Space Station (ISS) is a modular space station in low Earth orbit. The ISS programme is a multi-national collaborative project between five participating space agencies: NASA, Roscosmos (Russia), JAXA (Japan), ESA (Europe), and CSA (Canada). The ownership and use of the space station is established by intergovernmental treaties and agreements.

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Ahmedabad radio enthusiast gets response from astronauts of SpaceX Crew Dragon [Video]

Ahmedabad radio enthusiast gets response from astronauts of SpaceX Crew Dragon

Adhir Saiyadh, a ham radio enthusiast from Ahmedabad was trying to get connected with International Space Station in an ongoing video call with his student explaining him how to connect with ISS. He..

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US Astronauts Have Successfully Boarded the International Space Station [Video]

US Astronauts Have Successfully Boarded the International Space Station

At 10:16 am EST on May 31st, SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft successfully performed a problem-free docking at the International Space Station (ISS).

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NASA astronauts describe 'smooth' docking after SpaceX launch [Video]

NASA astronauts describe 'smooth' docking after SpaceX launch

"We didn't feel the docking. It was just so smooth...in Shuttle, you felt a little bit of a jolt," NASA astronaut Doug Hurley said on Monday after arriving at the International Space Station in..

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“Like Apollo 13” Nasa's Crew Dragon reflect on returning to the International Space Station [Video]

“Like Apollo 13” Nasa's Crew Dragon reflect on returning to the International Space Station

Credit: Nasa History was made on Saturday, as Nasa launched two astronauts from US soil into space for the first time in nine years, while SpaceX became the first private company to send humans into..

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NASA crew climb aboard ISS, after a 'slick' space flight [Video]

NASA crew climb aboard ISS, after a 'slick' space flight

Nearly 24 hours after launching from Florida, SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule delivered NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley to the International Space Station on Sunday, marking the first U.S...

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Astronauts dock at International Space Station in world first [Video]

Astronauts dock at International Space Station in world first

US astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have made history docking with the International Space Station in the first manned mission by a commercial company. Their capsule was supplied and operated by..

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Historic SpaceX launch sends NASA astronauts into space [Video]

Historic SpaceX launch sends NASA astronauts into space

SpaceX, the private rocket company of billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, launched two Americans toward orbit from Florida on Saturday in a mission that marks the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts..

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Nasa launches US astronauts into space on SpaceX rocket [Video]

Nasa launches US astronauts into space on SpaceX rocket

Nasa has launched two astronauts into space from US soil for the first time in nine years. Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley are on their way to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard the Crew..

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Watch: NASA, SpaceX launch American astronauts to Space Station from Kennedy Space Center [Video]

Watch: NASA, SpaceX launch American astronauts to Space Station from Kennedy Space Center

NASA and SpaceX launched astronauts Douglas Hurley and Robert Behnken on a mission to the International Space Station at 3:22 pm Eastern Time. 'Demo -2' launch marks the first flight of NASA crew from..

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NASA, SpaceX try once again to launch American astronauts to Space Station [Video]

NASA, SpaceX try once again to launch American astronauts to Space Station

NASA and SpaceX are scheduled to launch astronauts Douglas Hurley and Robert Behnken on a mission to the International Space Station at 3:22 pm Eastern Time. 'Demo -2' launch marks the first flight of..

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SpaceX, NASA launch U.S. astronauts into orbit [Video]

SpaceX, NASA launch U.S. astronauts into orbit

SpaceX, the private rocket company of billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, launched two Americans toward orbit from Florida on Saturday in a mission that marks the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts..

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Clouds gather ahead of postponed NASA-SpaceX launch in Florida [Video]

Clouds gather ahead of postponed NASA-SpaceX launch in Florida

Timelapse video captures storm clouds rolling over the Kennedy Space Center in Florida ahead of SpaceX's first launch scrubbed due to the weather

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First SpaceX launch delayed because of bad weather [Video]

First SpaceX launch delayed because of bad weather

Nasa has postponed its first launch of astronauts from US soil in nine years due to bad weather. Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley were set to travel to the International Space Station (ISS) on a..

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Animation of Nasa SpaceX mission ahead of launch [Video]

Animation of Nasa SpaceX mission ahead of launch

Nasa and SpaceX are on course to make history on Wednesday as they launch two astronauts into space from US soil for the first time since 2011. Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley will journey to the..

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Historic launch today: Space X sends two NASA astronauts to ISS [Video]

Historic launch today: Space X sends two NASA astronauts to ISS

Historic launch today: Space X sends two NASA astronauts to ISS

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SpaceX’s first manned mission is 'transforming how we do spaceflight' -NASA [Video]

SpaceX’s first manned mission is 'transforming how we do spaceflight' -NASA

Ahead of SpaceX's historic launch of two American astronauts to the International Space Station from NASA's Kennedy Space Center, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said, "We're transforming how we do..

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Astronauts strap into SpaceX capsule before launch day [Video]

Astronauts strap into SpaceX capsule before launch day

NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken test out the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule ahead of Wednesday's anticipated launch. Gavino Garay has more.

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SpaceX set to launch astronauts to the International Space Station on May 27: NASA [Video]

SpaceX set to launch astronauts to the International Space Station on May 27: NASA

The U.S. will send two astronauts to the International Space Station from U.S. soil for the first time in 11 years in May.

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Astronauts return to Earth, but not as they know it [Video]

Astronauts return to Earth, but not as they know it

Earth will feel like a very different place for many reasons for the latest crew to return from the International Space Station. For the two NASA astronauts the journey back appears to have been the..

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Nasa astronauts make safe return to earth from International Space Station [Video]

Nasa astronauts make safe return to earth from International Space Station

An International Space Station crew has landed safely in Kazakhstan after more than 200 days in space. The capsule was carrying Nasa astronauts Andrew Morgan, Jessica Meir and Oleg Skripochka, from the..

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ISS crew undocks from space station to return to Earth [Video]

ISS crew undocks from space station to return to Earth

NASA astronauts Andrew Morgan and Jessica Meir and cosmonaut Oleg Skripochka of Roscosmos undock from the ISS to return to Earth aboard the Soyuz spacecraft, landing in Kazakhstan.

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SpaceX launch a 'turning point' for new space age

Namira Salim, the founder and chairperson of Space Trust, says the NASA and SpaceX launch of astronauts to the International Space Station is "a turning point" for a new space age. (June 2)  
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Astronauts speak from International Space Station

Newly arrived NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, joined by astronaut Chris Cassidy, participated in a press conference on the International Space Station Monday. (June 1)  
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Dragon capsule crew members enter space station

The two US test pilots onboard the SpaceX Dragon capsule entered the International Space Station (ISS) on Sunday. The capsule carrying Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken pulled up to the station hours earlier..
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SpaceX Crew Dragon delivers two NASA astronauts to International Space Station

Just under 19 hours after launching from Florida, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley arrived at the International Space Station aboard SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule on Sunday, marking the first..
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SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule successfully docks at ISS with astronauts

Astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley docked with the International Space Station on Sunday, a milestone in SpaceX's first mission to fly humans.
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What Time Is the SpaceX Arrival at the Space Station? How to Watch

Nineteen hours after launching, two NASA astronauts will arrive at the International Space Station.
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SpaceX rocket ship blasts off into orbit

A rocket ship designed and built by Elon Musk's SpaceX company has lifted off with two Americans on a history-making flight to the International Space Station. (May 30)  
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AP Top Stories May 30 P

Here are the top stories for Saturday, May 30th: Damage and clean up after Minneapolis protests; NY protesters demand justice for George Floyd; Historic SpaceX rocket launch from Florida to ISS;..
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SpaceX sends US astronauts to space station

A rocket ship designed and built by Elon Musk's SpaceX has lifted off with two Americans on a history-making flight to the International Space Station. (May 30)  
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Crew on board as SpaceX, NASA to try again for landmark launch of two astronauts

The two-man crew entered the capsule that will take them to the International Space Station on Saturday, as Elon Musk's private rocket company SpaceX was set for a repeat attempt at launching the..
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NASA astronauts prepare for historic SpaceX launch

SpaceX is on the cusp of launching NASA astronauts into orbit, a first for a private company. Wednesday afternoon's planned flight to the International Space Station will be the first of Americans from..
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Elon Musk's SpaceX raises $346 million ahead of debut astronaut mission

Elon Musk's SpaceX said on Tuesday that it raised $346.2 million in a new round of funding, a day before it launches two American astronauts to the International Space Station.
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How Elon Musk took SpaceX from an idea to the cusp of making history

Industrial maverick Elon Musk started SpaceX with a spark nearly 20 years ago. Now it's set to take astronauts to the International Space Station.
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Musk's SpaceX set for debut astronaut mission, renewing NASA's crewed launch program

Entrepreneur Elon Musk's SpaceX is set to launch two American astronauts to the International Space Station on Wednesday from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, ending the U.S. space agency's..
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Japanese cargo ship arrives at ISS

An unpiloted Japanese cargo ship, HTV-9, arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) Monday to make one final delivery before its fleet is retired. (May 25)  
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The future of medicine could live in outer space

Cedars-Sinai, a non-profit hospital in Los Angeles, is teaming up with Space Tango of Lexington, Kentucky to send induced pluripotent stem cells (IPSCS) to the International Space Station. (May 15)  
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Cygnus cargo freighter released from Space Station

An unpiloted Cygnus cargo craft that delivered several tons of supplies and scientific experiments to the the International Space Station (ISS) departed from it on Monday. (May 11)  
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NASA astronauts reflect on virus, Apollo 13

Three NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station spoke to reporters Friday about the virus outbreak. Jessica Meir and Andrew Morgan will head back to Earth next week, coinciding with the..
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Soyuz mission blasts off for space station

NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy and Russian space agency cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner have launched aboard a Soyuz rocket to the International Space Station. (April 9)  
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Coronavirus live updates: Stimulus checks on the way; US deaths nears 15K; astronauts head to space station

Astronauts left for the ISS, rules on essential workers were loosened. Thursday's news also includes the latest on unemployment and stimulus checks.
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Coronavirus stimulus checks, unemployment claims, astronauts launch to ISS: 5 things to know Thursday

Americans could receive coronavirus stimulus checks, economists anxiously await jobless claims figure, and more things to start your Thursday.
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NASA astronaut's estranged wife charged with lying about space crime allegation

Summer Worden accused astronaut Anne McClain of improperly accessing her bank account from the ISS, potentially the first crime committed in space.
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Space Crime Allegation Leads to Charges Against Astronaut’s Ex-Wife

The astronaut Anne McClain had faced accusations that she had improperly accessed a bank account from the International Space Station. But prosecutors said her accuser lied about some details.
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Astronauts in quarantine before mission aboard ISS

NASA's Chris Cassidy and his two Russian crewmates have been taking precautions to stay germ-free before their April 9 launch to the International Space Station, frequently washing their hands and..
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Boeing's Starliner spacecraft under extra scrutiny in wake of 737 Max crashes

The spacecraft failed to reach the International Space Station during a pivotal test flight in December. Boeing cited a software glitch.  
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Astronaut to return home after 11 months in space

After nearly 11 months onboard the International Space Station, NASA astronaut Christina Koch can't wait to dig into some salsa and chips, and swim and surf in the Gulf of Mexico. She holds the record..
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Spacewalkers close to fixing cosmic ray detector

Spacewalking astronauts worked to complete repairs to a cosmic ray detector outside the International Space Station on Saturday and give it new life. (Jan. 25)  
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NASA releases video of first space-baked cookies

The results are in for the first chocolate chip cookie bake-off in space: The best cookies required two hours of baking time last month up at the International Space Station. But how do they taste? No..
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'Bull's-eye' landing caps Boeing's faulty astronaut capsule test mission

Boeing Co's Starliner astronaut spacecraft made a "bull's-eye" landing in the New Mexico desert on Sunday, a successful ending to a crewless test mission that two days earlier failed to reach the orbit..
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Boeing's Starliner astronaut capsule scores 'bull's-eye' landing in New Mexico

Boeing Co 's Starliner astronaut spacecraft landed in the New Mexico desert on Sunday, the company said, after faulty software forced officials to cut short an unmanned mission aimed at taking it to..
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Boeing's Starliner lands in desert: company

Boeing Co's Starliner astronaut spacecraft landed in the New Mexico desert on Sunday, the company said, after faulty software forced officials to cut short an unmanned mission aimed at taking it to the..
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'Not for the faint of heart:' Critical landing test ahead for Boeing Starliner

The Boeing Co Starliner spacecraft that failed in its mission to reach the International Space Station was due to barrel down to the Earth's surface early on Sunday with the daunting task of landing..
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NASA, Boeing investigating why Starliner spacecraft missed orbit

The Boeing Co Starliner spacecraft that failed to hit the right orbit to reach the International Space Station is healthy, in a stable orbit and expected to land in New Mexico on Sunday morning, NASA..
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'Healthy' Boeing Starliner spacecraft on track to land in New Mexico: NASA

The Boeing Co Starliner spacecraft that failed to hit the right orbit to reach the International Space Station is "healthy," in a stable orbit and expected to land in New Mexico on Sunday morning, NASA..
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NASA says Boeing Starliner is 'healthy', to land in New Mexico

The Boeing Co Starliner spacecraft that failed to hit the right orbit to reach the International Space Station is "healthy," in a stable orbit and expected to land in New Mexico on Sunday morning, NASA..
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Boeing's Starliner astronaut capsule fails key test to reach space station

Boeing Co's new astronaut capsule failed after liftoff on Friday to climb high enough in orbit to reach the International Space Station, cutting short a critical unmanned test mission in the embattled..
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Boeing Starliner won't reach the International Space Station after flying into wrong orbit

A technical issue made Boeing's Starliner miss an orbit required to rendezvous with the International Space Station, NASA says
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The fate of Boeing Starliner remains unclear after it flew into the wrong orbit

A technical issue made Boeing's Starliner miss an orbit required to rendezvous with the International Space Station, NASA says  
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Rocket launched carrying Boeing spacecraft

A rocket launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida on Friday morning. It's delivering Boeing's CST-100 Starliner spacecraft on its way to the International Space Station. NASA is testing the Starliner in..
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Emotion-sensing robot launches to assist space station astronauts

An intelligent robot equipped with emotion-sensing voice detectors was headed to the International Space Station after launching from Florida on Thursday, becoming the latest artificial..
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ESA, NASA astronauts carry out spacewalk repair

Two astronauts have ventured out on a spacewalk to install new pumps on a cosmic ray detector outside the International Space Station. (Dec. 2)  
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Astronauts conduct challenging spacewalk to fix experiment

Two Astronauts performed one of the most challenging spacewalks in NASA history Friday morning. It's the second in a series of high-stakes spacewalks to save a critical, $2 billion science experiment..
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Astronauts in another spacewalk to fix cosmic ray detector

It's second of four to repair the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer, the costliest science instrument aboard the International Space Station
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NASA's first all-female spacewalk goes off without a hitch

A routine maintenance mission aboard the International Space Station made history Friday when NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir completed the first all-female spacewalk. While the eyes of..
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Boeing test-launches Starliner space capsule

Boeing's capsule for astronauts had its first major flight test Monday, shooting a mile in the air then parachuting back to the ground. Another test calls for a launch of Starliner to the International..
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NASA and Boeing to Test Starliner Spacecraft’s Safety Systems

Boeing was one of two American companies chosen by the space agency to develop spacecraft for flying astronauts to the International Space Station.
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