NASA's historic all-female spacewalk has been indefinitely postponed. The reason? They couldn’t reconfigure a spacesuit for one of the female astronauts at the last minute. Read more...
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What would have been the first all-female spacewalk by NASA started Friday morning without a hitch when astronauts Christina Koch and Nick Hague stepped outside of the station. The two were scheduled..
All-Female Spacewalk Canceled Due to Lack of Spacesuits Nasa's historic all-female spacewalk has been scrapped. The reason? They didn't have a second suit available. Astronauts Christina Koch and Anne..
According to a report by Mother Nature Network, on Monday, NASA announced that the highly anticipated first all-female spacewalk has been cancelled, claiming that the International Space Station is not..
NASA astronauts Anne McClain and Christina Koch were set to make history as the first all-female crew to conduct a spacewalk at the International Space Station, but it was announced on Monday that the..
What should have been a giant leap for womankind has turned into a stumble on the path to equality after U.S. space agency NASA cancelled the first all-female spacewalk due to a lack of a spacesuit in..
Two flight engineers on board the International Space Station conducted a spacewalk on March 22 to replace some of the batteries that allow the station to operate when its solar cells are out of sight..
NASA astronauts Anne McClain and Nick Hague began their first ever spacewalks on Friday, venturing outside the International Space Station to replace old batteries and upgrade the space station's power..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacewalking astronauts are conducting more battery work outside the International Space Station.
NASA astronauts Nick Hague and Christina Koch (Cook) floated outside.. SeattlePI.com - Published
In case you needed any evidence that we're still living in a world that's built for men, you need look no further than this week's news that an historic all-female spacewalk has been cancelled due to a.. Mashable - Published
A Delaware engineer who helps makes NASA's spacesuits says the all-female spacewalk was not canceled because nobody packed an extra medium suit.
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· India launched a missile into space on Wednesday morning that intentionally destroyed one of its own satellites.
· The anti-satellite missile test, known as "Mission Shakti," created a field of.. Business Insider - Published
NASA is responding to criticism after announcing the first-ever all-female spacewalk will not happen this week because only one appropriately sized spacesuit is ready. Astronauts Anne McClain and.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •Just Jared
The first all-female spacewalk was called off for want of the right-sized spacesuit. NASA has long been questioned about how its limited number of suit sizes disproportionately affects women. NPR - Published
History was set to be made on Friday when NASA planned to send two astronauts on the first-ever all-female spacewalk, but a simple wardrobe issue grounded the plans for the high-tech achievement. It.. Newsmax - Published Also reported by •Politico •TechCrunch •NPR •Business Insider •Seattle Times •NYTimes.com
· NASA gave astronauts their first operational spacesuits in the early 1960s. Since then, the designs have evolved considerably.
· Recently, astronaut Anne McClain encountered an issue with a suit.. Business Insider - Published
NASA's no better than your average department store -- lack of the right sizes in its women's department just screwed 2 astronauts out of making history with the first all-female spacewalk mission. .. TMZ.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times •NYTimes.com
NASA astronauts Anne McClain and Christina Koch were set to make history as the first all-female crew to conduct a spacewalk at the International Space Station, but it was announced on Monday that the.. cbs4.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times •NYTimes.com
A historic spacewalk was scheduled to occur this week, with only women operating outside the ISS for the first time ever. News of the event was revealed earlier this month when a flight controller.. engadget - Published