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NASA ISS Space to Ground Weekly Report - 19 September 2014 Video in Story

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NASA ISS Space to Ground Weekly Report

NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station.


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Mice in Space Video in Story

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Mice in Space

Novartis is part of a space mission! Its study sends a specific strain of mice, developed at the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR), to the International Space Station (ISS) on September 20.

SpaceX Cargo Resupply Services Mission 4 Pre-flight News Briefings

SpaceX Cargo Resupply Services Mission 4 Pre-flight News Briefings Video in Story

NASA held three pre-flight briefings yesterday ahead of Saturday's early morning launch scheduled for 2:14 a.m. ET from the SpaceX Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 18 September 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 18 September 2014 Video in Story

Today: Fluids and Combustion Facility (FCF) Multi-user Droplet Combustion Apparatus (MDCA) hardware replacement: Wiseman performed Combustion Integrated Rack (CIR) rack maintenance and MDCA hardware replacement.


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 17 September 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 17 September 2014 Video in Story

Today: NanoRack Cubesat Deployer (NRCSD) Operations: With Deployers inside the JEMAL, Gerst secured doors of NRCSD Deployers 4 and 8. He then engaged the loading latches and applied tape to prevent further inadvertent deploys.


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 16 September 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 16 September 2014 Video in Story

Today: FLame Extinguishment Experiment (FLEX)-2 Operations: Gerst removed the Combustion Integration Rack (CIR) alignment guides, isolating the rack and allowing ground teams to conduct another FLEX-2 test point via ground commanding.


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 15 September 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 15 September 2014 Video in Story

Today: FLame Extinguishment Experiment (FLEX)-2 Operations: Gerst removed the Combustion Integration Rack (CIR) alignment guides, which isolates the rack and allows ground teams to conduct another FLEX-2 test point via ground commanding.


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 12 September 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 12 September 2014 Video in Story

Today: Energy: Wiseman and Gerst continued with Day 10 of the Energy investigation. Gerst continued taking urine samples and eating a special diet for the Energy investigation.


NASA ISS Space to Ground Weekly Report - 12 September 2014

NASA ISS Space to Ground Weekly Report - 12 September 2014 Video in Story

NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station.


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 10 September 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 10 September 2014 Video in Story

Today: 38 Soyuz (38S) Undock and Landing: Expedition 40 Commander (CDR) Swanson, Flight Engineer (FE)-1 Skvortsov, and FE-2 Artemyev undocked from the ISS today at 6:01 p.m. CDT and landed in Kazakhstan at 9:23 p.m CDT.


Space Station Expedition 40 Crew Safely Lands in Kazakhstan

Space Station Expedition 40 Crew Safely Lands in Kazakhstan Video in Story

Three crew members from the International Space Station (ISS) returned to Earth Wednesday after 169 days of science and technology research in space, including a record 82 hours of research in a single week, which happened in July.


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 9 September 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 9 September 2014 Video in Story

Today: Change of Command Ceremony: The Change of Command Ceremony occurred at the end of the crew day today in preparation for return of the 38S Crew tomorrow. ISS CDR Swanson, handed over to Expedition 41 CDR Suraev. Undock tomorrow is scheduled at 6:01pm CDT with landing at 9:23pm CDT.


Timelapse Video: Earth Images From Alexander Gerst in 4K

Timelapse Video: Earth Images From Alexander Gerst in 4K Video in Story

This timelapse video was made from images taken by ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst orbiting Earth on the International Space Station.


ScienceCasts: Jellyfish Flame on the International Space Station

ScienceCasts: Jellyfish Flame on the International Space Station Video in Story

Astronauts onboard the International Space Station report seeing flames that behave like jellyfish. Video of the microgravity phenomenon is a must-see.


Video: RapidScat - NASA's Newest Wind Watcher

Video: RapidScat - NASA's Newest Wind Watcher Video in Story

Mission scientists and engineers describe how their small team on a tight budget and short deadline, created the ISS-RapidScat instrument to gather high-priority measurements of ocean winds from a berth on the International Space Station.


Video: NASA Hosts Media Briefing to Announce New Earth Observing Role for International Space Station

Video: NASA Hosts Media Briefing to Announce New Earth Observing Role for International Space Station Video in Story

NASA announced a new era in its exploration of our home planet with the launch of the first in a series of Earth science instruments to the International Space Station.


Expedition 40 Hands Over the Space Station to Expedition 41

Expedition 40 Hands Over the Space Station to Expedition 41 Video in Story

The reins of the International Space Station were passed from NASA's Steve Swanson to Max Suraev of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) during a ceremony on the orbital outpost on Sept. 9.



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