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NASA ISS Space to Ground Weekly Report - 29 August 2014 Video in Story

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NASA ISS Space to Ground Weekly Report - 29 August 2014

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


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NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 28 August 2014 Video in Story

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NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 28 August 2014

Today: Robonaut Leg Installation: Commander (CDR) Swanson attached Robonaut's mobility legs to the torso.

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 27 August 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 27 August 2014 Video in Story

Today: Robonaut Leg Installation: Commander (CDR) Swanson temporarily removed the Robonaut front and side torso panels, backpack, and kidney panel in preparation for tomorrow when he will attach the torso and mobility legs.


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 26 August 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 26 August 2014 Video in Story

Today: Robonaut Assembly: Commander (CDR) Swanson set up Robonaut and powered up the hardware to allow the ground team to start a six hour power soak.


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 25 August 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 25 August 2014 Video in Story

Today: NanoRacks Inadvertent Deploy: On Saturday, ground teams observed the inadvertent deploy of two Cosmogia CubeSats from Deployer #5 of the NanoRack Cubesat Deployer (NRCSD).


Watching Cygnus Re-enter From Orbit

Watching Cygnus Re-enter From Orbit

One of the Expedition 40 crew members aboard the International Space Station recorded this image of the Orbital Sciences Corporation's Cygnus cargo carrier spacecraft breaking up in Earth's atmosphere.


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 22 August 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 22 August 2014 Video in Story

Today: NanoRack Cubesat Deployer (NRCSD) Operations Status: Overnight, the ground team was unsuccessful in their attempt to deploy four Cosmogia Dove CubeSats from deployers #7 and #8 via the Japanese Experiment Module (JEM) Remote Manipulator System (JEMRMS).


NASA ISS Space to Ground Weekly Report - 22 August 2014

NASA ISS Space to Ground Weekly Report - 22 August 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 21 August 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 21 August 2014 Video in Story

Today: NanoRack Cubesat Deployer (NRCSD) Operations: Last night, ground controllers were unsuccessful in their attempt to deploy four Cosmogia Dove CubeSats via the Japanese Experiment Module (JEM) Remote Manipulator System (JEMRMS) from deployers #4 and #5.


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 20 August 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 20 August 2014 Video in Story

Today: NanoRack CubeSat Deployer (NRCSD) Operations: Last night the ground team deployed 4 Cosmogia Dove CubeSats via the Japanese Experiment Module (JEM) Remote Manipulator System (JEMRMS). Four additional CubeSats are scheduled for deployment tonight.


Entering ATV Georges Lemaitre

Entering ATV Georges Lemaitre

European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst, Expedition 40 flight engineer, prepares to remove the docking mechanism to gain access to the hatch of the newly attached "Georges Lemaitre" Automated Transfer Vehicle-5 (ATV-5).


Timelapse Video of Cygnus Release from the Space Station

Timelapse Video of Cygnus Release from the Space Station Video in Story

This video shows a timelapse of the Orbital Science's Cygnus Orb-2 spacecraft departing from the International Space Station on 15 August 2014.


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 19 August 2014

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 19 August 2014

Today: NanoRack Cubesat Deployer (NRCSD) Operations: Today the ground started a series of deployments of Cosmogia Dove CubeSats from the NRCSD via the Japanese Experiment Module (JEM) Remote Manipulator System (JEMRMS).


NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 18 August 2014

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

Russian Extravehicular Activity (EVA) #39: EV1 Alexander Skvortsov and EV2 Oleg Artemyev successfully completed a 5 hour 11 minute EVA. The following tasks were completed:


Russian Astronauts Successfully Conclude Space Station Science Spacewalk

Russian Astronauts Successfully Conclude Space Station Science Spacewalk Video in Story

During a 5- hour, 11-minute spacewalk outside the International Space Station on August 18, Expedition 40 Flight Engineers Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemyev of the Russian Federal Space Agency deployed a nanosatellite and completed work on other science hardware and experiments on the Russian segment of the ISS.


NASA Monthly ISS Research Video Update for July 2014

NASA Monthly ISS Research Video Update for July 2014 Video in Story

Highlights from NASA of recent research conducted on the International Space Station for July 2014.


ATV Georges Lemaitre Approaches the Space Station

ATV Georges Lemaitre Approaches the Space Station

The "Georges Lemaitre" Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV-5), photographed by an Expedition 40 crew member, is about to dock to the aft port of the International Space Station's Zvezda Service Module.



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