A Dragon Takes Flight In Space

A Dragon Takes Flight In Space

The SpaceX Dragon cargo craft begins its departure from the International Space Station moments after being released from the grips of the Canadarm2 robotic arm.

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SpaceX Releases First Crew Demo 1 Spacecraft Series of Images

SpaceX Releases First Crew Demo 1 Spacecraft Series of Images

It looks like something out of a science fiction movie but it's reality. SpaceX has released a series of images for its upcoming, and first, Crew Dragon spacecraft mission as it was moved to the launchpad.

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The Desert Coast of Mauritania Seen From Space

The Desert Coast of Mauritania Seen From Space

An Expedition 57 crew member photographed the desert coast of Mauritania on the Atlantic Ocean near the border with Western Sahara on the African continent.

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South Georgia Island Seen From Orbit

South Georgia Island Seen From Orbit

The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission takes us over the island of South Georgia. Linked with the South Sandwich Islands to form a British Overseas Territory, this southern Atlantic island is a haven for a vast array of wildlife.

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International Space Station Expedition 57 Crew Returns To Earth

International Space Station Expedition 57 Crew Returns To Earth

Three members of the International Space Station's Expedition 57 crew, including NASA astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor, returned to Earth Thursday, safely landing at 12:02 a.m. EST (11:02 a.m. local time) in Kazakhstan.

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Oleg Kononenko Works Outside The International Space Station

Oleg Kononenko Works Outside The International Space Station

Russian spacewalker Oleg Kononenko (suit with red stripes) works outside the International Space Station over 250 miles above Earth to inspect the Soyuz MS-09 spacecraft.

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Guinea-Bissau Seen From Orbit

Guinea-Bissau Seen From Orbit

The coastal plains and swamps of the Atlantic coast nation of Guinea-Bissau are pictured as the International Space Station orbited 252 miles above the African continent.

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The Himalayas As Seen From Orbit

The Himalayas As Seen From Orbit

Image taken by ESA Astronaut Alex Gerst @Astro_Alex aboard the ISS. Larger view

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Cuba and the Gulf of Batabano in the Caribbean Sea

Cuba and the Gulf of Batabano in the Caribbean Sea

The International Space Station flies 252 miles above the island nation of Cuba and the Gulf of Batabano in the Caribbean Sea.

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Soyuz MS-11 Arrives At The International Space Station

Soyuz MS-11 Arrives At The International Space Station

Three crew members are adjusting to life on the International Space Station after a successful launch and docking of their Russian Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft Monday.

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