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Agence France-Presse | Friday April 18, 2014
The auction house did not disclose the name of the buyer that Clinton borrowed to email astronaut John Glenn, who was orbiting Earth aboard the space shuttle Discovery.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 11, 2014
An unusual "Tweet-up" -- a meeting of people who know each other on Twitter -- involving an ambassador, an astronaut and a prime minister has taken place on a video-link between Japan and the International Space Station.
AFP | Monday March 31, 2014
Astronauts' hearts grow rounder while they are in space, suggesting that spending lots of time in microgravity could lead to heart problems, according to US research on Saturday. That could mean trouble for people who want to embark on long-term missions to Mars.The data presented at an American Col...
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday March 28, 2014
A Russian spacecraft with two Russians and a NASA astronaut aboard on Friday docked successfully at the International Space Station after a technical hitch caused an unprecedented two-day delay.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday March 26, 2014
An engine snag has delayed the arrival of a Russian spacecraft carrying three astronauts to the International Space Station until Thursday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 22, 2014
While the United States and Russia traded sanctions this week in a burgeoning crisis over Crimea, astronauts from both nations rose above the discord in their sanctuary hundreds of miles from Earth.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday March 11, 2014
A Soyuz capsule carrying a U.S.-Russian crew returning after spending nearly six months on the International Space Station landed safely on the steppes of Kazakhstan.
World | Reuters | Tuesday March 11, 2014
An American astronaut and two Russians who carried a Sochi Olympic torch into open space will have to stay in orbit one day longer than planned because of bad weather on the steppes of Kazakhstan, officials said on Monday.
World | Reuters | Sunday March 9, 2014
Japanese astronaut Koichi Wakata assumed command of the International Space Station on Sunday, the first Japanese national to oversee a manned space mission.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Sunday March 9, 2014
Astronaut twins Mark and Scott Kelly will help NASA study the effects of spaceflight on the human body.
World | Reuters | Thursday February 27, 2014
A panel investigating an astronaut's near drowning during a spacewalk outside the International Space Station in July found that his spacesuit leaked during an earlier outing, officials said on Wednesday.
Offbeat | Agence France-Press | Saturday February 15, 2014
Barbie has been many things in her life: A doctor. A palaeontologist. An astronaut. A cheerleader. A race car driver. A candidate for the presidency of the United States.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 22, 2014
No one in Mandla Maseko's family has ever stepped outside South Africa, but the young township DJ is set to rocket into space next year.
Offbeat | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 15, 2014
Researchers have developed a new spacesuit for astronauts which presses down on its wearer to keep their bones in good health.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 11, 2014
Britain's Channel 4 said it will air the first-ever live television show from space, tracking the International Space Station though a complete orbit around the Earth.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 31, 2013
A NASA astronaut has taken an incredible selfie from space with Earth in the background while performing repairs on the International Space Station on Christmas Eve.
World | Reuters | Wednesday December 25, 2013
Two NASA astronauts spent more than seven hours working outside the International Space Station on Tuesday and successfully repaired a critical cooling system.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 24, 2013
Two NASA astronauts stepped out Tuesday on a rare Christmas Eve spacewalk to complete repairs at the International Space Station.
Associated Press | Monday December 23, 2013
Residing at the International Space Station, Kirobo's first mission was talking with Japanese astronaut, Koichi Wakata.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 20, 2013
The world's first robot astronaut has begun chatting to the Japanese commander of the International Space Station, in what was being billed as the first conversation of its kind.