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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 23 April 2018 - Chatting with NASA's New Administrator and the Vice President Video in Story

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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 23 April 2018 - Chatting with NASA's New Administrator and the Vice President.

Today - Live Public Affairs Office (PAO) Event from ISS: Following today's swearing-in of NASA Administrator Bridenstine, the US crew spoke with US Vice President Pence and Bridenstine about their experiences on the ISS and their time at NASA.


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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 20 April 2018 - Final External Materials Experiment Activated Video in Story

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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 20 April 2018 - Final External Materials Experiment Activated.

The outside of the International Space Station is a harsh environment but scientists are taking advantage of the extreme conditions to conduct advanced space research.

NASA ISS Weekly Space to Ground Report - April 20, 2018

NASA ISS Weekly Space to Ground Report - April 20, 2018 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 19 April 2018 - More Biomedical Research

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 19 April 2018 - More Biomedical Research

Biomedical research to improve health on Earth and in space dominated today's science activities aboard the International Space Station.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 18 April 2018 - Testing the Miniature Exercise Device-2

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 18 April 2018 - Testing the Miniature Exercise Device-2

A docked Russian cargo craft automatically fired its engines this morning boosting the International Space Station's altitude a little higher. During the rest of the day, the Expedition 55 crew supported life science and swapped out station hardware.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 17 April 2018 - Raising the Station Orbit

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 17 April 2018 - Raising the Station Orbit

The International Space Station is set to raise its orbit Wednesday ahead of upcoming cargo and crew missions. Meanwhile, the six Expedition 55 crew members are staying busy today with medical tests, cargo work and lab maintenance.


ECOSTRESS Arrives at Launch Site

ECOSTRESS Arrives at Launch Site

A new instrument that will provide a unique, space-based measurement of how plants respond to changes in water availability has arrived at Kennedy Space Center to begin final preparations for launch to the International Space Station this summer.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 16 April 2018 - Preparing for the Mouse Stress Defense Experiment

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 16 April 2018 - Preparing for the Mouse Stress Defense Experiment Video in Story

Scientists on the ground and in space this week are exploring a wide variety of phenomena affecting humans living in space.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 13 April 2018 - What it's Like to be a Flight Director

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 13 April 2018 - What it's Like to be a Flight Director Video in Story

Ever wanted a deeper dive into the life of the International Space Station?


This Week at NASA: Let's Tour the Moon and More

This Week at NASA: Let's Tour the Moon and More Video in Story

A challenge for the next generation of explorers, an eye-popping virtual tour of the Moon, and introducing the public to a universe of discovery - a few of the stories to tell you about - This Week at NASA.


NASA ISS Weekly Space to Ground Report - April 13, 2018

NASA ISS Weekly Space to Ground Report - April 13, 2018 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 12 April 2018

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 12 April 2018

Today's research aboard the International Space Station is primarily focusing on how plants react and how medicine works in space.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 11 April 2018

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 11 April 2018 Video in Story

The Expedition 55 crew explored a wide variety of life science today studying how different biological systems are affected by long-term exposure to microgravity.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 10 April 2018

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 10 April 2018

The fully-staffed Expedition 55 crew worked throughout the International Space Station today exploring how microgravity affects a variety of phenomena including biology and physics.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 9 April 2018 - Ongoing Dragon Robotic Operations

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 9 April 2018 - Ongoing Dragon Robotic Operations

Today - Plant Gravity Perception (PGP): The crew began the final Plant Gravity Perception experiment run on Saturday with three of the Experiment Containers maintaining power.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 6 April 2018 - NanoRacks Module-66, Includes Alzheimer Research

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 6 April 2018 - NanoRacks Module-66, Includes Alzheimer Research Video in Story

Today - Mobile Servicing System (MSS) SpX-14 Operations: Overnight, the Robotics ground controllers released the Space Station Remote Manipulator System (SSRMS) from the SpaceX-14 Dragon Flight Releasable Grapple Fixture (FRGF).


NASA ISS Weekly Space to Ground Report - April 6, 2018

NASA ISS Weekly Space to Ground Report - April 6, 2018 Video in Story

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



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