International Space Station
Former ISS Executive Charged With Allegedly Expensing Sex Workers to NASA
Charles Resnick, former chief economist for the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS), is accused of allegedly defrauding the government and misusing NASA money.
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.”
An Astronaut Accidentally Dialed 911 From the International Space Station
Astronauts, they’re just like us!
Scientists Found Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria In Space
NASA scientists found drug-resistant strains of bacteria in the ISS toilets, but say they pose no threat to the astronauts—for now.
Watch a Spaceship Leave Earth in Stunning ISS Video
“This is real.”
Elon Musk Smoking a Blunt Reportedly Sparks NASA Safety Review
After smoking a blunt on the Joe Rogan Experience in September, NASA officials ordered a safety review of SpaceX and Boeing.
What Scientists Found Inside the Brains of 10 Russian Cosmonauts
By imaging the brains of cosmonauts before and after their stints on the space station, neuroscientists discovered how microgravity influences the mind.
US Commercial Space Program in Jeopardy After Botched Launch
After an engine failure this morning, American and Russian administrators are rushing to find the cause of the problem so they can replace the crew of the ISS before 2019.
The International Space Station Just Sprung a Leak
The puncture may have been caused by a micrometeorite.
Death By Reentry
Why Is China Burning Up Its Space Station in the Sky?
Tiangong-1 is on track to destroy itself during reentry within the next month.
Astronauts Will Welcome a Free-Floating Robot Head to the ISS This Summer
It’s like the HAL-9000, but with less homicidal mania and more interest in Rubik’s Cubes.
Watch This Bullet Blast Through a Space Shield
The European Space Agency is building a better space shield to protect cubesats from cosmic dust.