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NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for November 15, 2019 Video in Story

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NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for November 15, 2019.

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


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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 14 November 2019 - Spacewalk Tomorrow Video in Story

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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 14 November 2019 - Spacewalk Tomorrow.

Expedition 61 Commander Luca Parmitano of ESA (European Space Agency) and NASA Flight Engineer Andrew Morgan will begin a spacewalk outside of the International Space Station at about 7 a.m. EST Friday, Nov. 15. NASA Television coverage of the spacewalk will begin at 5:30 a.m.

Novel Solar Power Generator To Be Sent To the International Space Station

Novel Solar Power Generator To Be Sent To the International Space Station

A new solar power generator prototype developed by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and research teams in the United States, will be deployed on the first 2020 NASA flight launch to the International Space Station.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 13 November 2019 - Space Gardening

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 13 November 2019 - Space Gardening Video in Story

The Expedition 61 crewmembers started taking turns "weighing in" Wednesday before a slew of space gardening and life science activities.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 12 November 2019 - Cosmic Particle Detector Repairs

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 12 November 2019 - Cosmic Particle Detector Repairs Video in Story

The International Space Station's cosmic particle detector, in operation since 2011, will get its first repair job during a series of spacewalks set to start this Friday. The Expedition 61 crew is gearing up for the spacewalk while ensuring ongoing advanced space research.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 11 November 2019 - BioFabrication Facility Test

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 11 November 2019 - BioFabrication Facility Test

Today - BioFabrication Facility (BFF): The crew installed a test print cassette (without Cells) into the BFF. Ground teams will then initiate a test run with the cassette sample.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 8 November 2019 - Spacewalk Preparations

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 8 November 2019 - Spacewalk Preparations Video in Story

The Expedition 61 crew is focusing on a complex series of spacewalks set to start soon to repair a cosmic particle detector. The orbital residents also conducted an emergency drill aboard the International Space Station today.


NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for November 8, 2019

NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for November 8, 2019 Video in Story

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


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 7 November 2019 - Spacesuit Maintenance

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 7 November 2019 - Spacesuit Maintenance Video in Story

The Expedition 61 crew serviced a variety of science and life support hardware today aboard the International Space Station. U.S. spacesuits are also being readied for a series upcoming cosmic repair spacewalks.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 6 November 2019 - Blood Pressure Research

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 6 November 2019 - Blood Pressure Research Video in Story

The Expedition 61 crew explored how microgravity is affecting a variety of biological processes in humans and microbes today. Two astronauts are also gearing up for tentatively planned spacewalks to repair a cosmic particle detector.


Using ISS As A Mars Transit Analog

Using ISS As A Mars Transit Analog

Human research on the International Space Station (ISS) crew has made significant advances in understanding of the effects of physiology on human health in space missions. However, ISS has not been as suitable for research on other hazards of human spaceflight such as isolation and communications delay.


Blood Pressure, DNA Studies as Astronauts Prep for Complex Spacewalk Repairs

Blood Pressure, DNA Studies as Astronauts Prep for Complex Spacewalk Repairs

The Expedition 61 crew explored how microgravity is affecting a variety of biological processes in humans and microbes today. Two astronauts are also gearing up for tentatively planned spacewalks to repair a cosmic particle detector.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 5 November 2019 - Unloading Cargo

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 5 November 2019 - Unloading Cargo

A new U.S. resupply ship is open for business and the Expedition 61 crew has begun unloading over four tons of new science experiments and station hardware.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 4 November 2019 - Spacecraft Captured

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 4 November 2019 - Spacecraft Captured Video in Story

After its capture this morning at 4:10 a.m. EST, the Northrop Grumman Cygnus spacecraft was bolted into place on the International Space Station's Earth-facing port of the Unity module at 6:21 a.m. At the time of installation, Cygnus was flying over the south Pacific.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 1 November 2019 - Cargo Mission Set to Launch

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 1 November 2019 - Cargo Mission Set to Launch Video in Story

A U.S. cargo craft is poised to resupply the International Space Station just days after a Japanese space freighter departed the orbiting lab Friday afternoon.


NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for November 1, 2019

NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for November 1, 2019 Video in Story

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


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 31 October 2019 - Cygnus Resupply Launch Scheduled for Saturday

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 31 October 2019 - Cygnus Resupply Launch Scheduled for Saturday Video in Story

A Japanese cargo craft is preparing to end its mission at the International Space Station, as a U.S. resupply ship stands ready to launch to the orbiting lab.



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