Sexism Is Not the Reason NASA Called Off the First All-Female Space Walk
“An individual may find that their sizing preferences change in space.”
Maple Leaf Cookies
I Ate a Canadian Tasting Menu for Astronauts and It Was More Swanson Than ‘Jetsons’
The menu for astronaut David Saint-Jacques's mission into space included maple leaf cookies and a whole lot of fish.
The Legacy of Mae Jemison, the First Black Woman to Travel Space
Breaking through glass ceilings and also earth's atmosphere.
The Teenager Who Sent An Experiment to Space and Dreams of Visiting Mars
Alia Almansoori won a competition to have her experiment sent to the International Space Station, but she's not capping her ambitions at low Earth orbit.
Meet the First Woman to Fund Her Own Trip to Space
Anousheh Ansari immigrated to the US from Iran and felt that as a teenager who didn't speak English, she had no path to become a NASA astronaut. She tells Broadly about her journey to become the first female private space explorer.
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What It’s Like to Be in the Running to Be an Astronaut
Can you sprint-swim through an aquatic obstacle course and then memorize a code underwater that you have to recall the next day?
Austra's "I Love You More Than You Love Yourself" Video is a Compassionate Portrait of an Astronaut's Depression
The clip for the 'Future Politics' highlight was inspired by the story of former NASA captain Lisa Nowak.
Farewell Gene Cernan, the Last Man on the Moon
Cernan passed away Monday surrounded by his family. He helped crew three historic spaceflights, including the Apollo 17 Moon landing in 1972.
Astronaut, US Senator, and Unflappable Badass John Glenn Has Died at 95
Glenn was surrounded by his loved ones, including Annie Glenn, his wife of 73 years.
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Astronaut and American Hero John Glenn Has Died
Glenn, who died Thursday at the age of 95, was the first US astronaut to orbit Earth, the third American in space, a four-term senator for Ohio, and a one-time presidential candidate.
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin’s South Pole Visit Took a Crazy Turn
The iconic astronaut, 86, is in stable condition at at Antarctic research station.
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Astronaut Kate Rubins Tells Us What It's Like to Live in Space
She just got back from 115 days on the International Space Station.