International Space Station

The View From The Best Office In The Solar System

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Tech

Ever since Chris Hadfield brought cruising in space aboard the International Space Station (ISS) to the social media age, astronauts have had a tough ...

The ISS From Earth Is A Beautiful Thing

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.10.2014 | UK Tech

While we've all seen Earth from the perspective of the International Space Station it's not often that you find a view of the ISS from the perspective...

Nasa Filmed A Super Typhoon From Space And It's Terrifying

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.10.2014 | UK Tech

Footage captured from the International Space Station shows the incredible size of Super Typhoon Vongfong as it approaches Japan's Okinawa islands. ...

NASA Is Live-streaming A Spacewalk And It's Incredible

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Tech

NASA has been live-streaming a spacewalk taking place on the International Space Station as part of plans to upgrade the laboratory. NASA's Reid W...

Who Should Win The Nobel Peace Prize?

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.10.2014 | UK

The annual Nobel Peace Prize can be something of a crackpot affair, with the five-member selection committee given to bouts of insanity – The Europe...

NASA Puts Human Spaceflight On Hold Again

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Tech

NASA has had to put its human spaceflight program on hold as one of the unsuccessful bidders has put forward a formal complaint of the selection proce...

Go To The Space Station For $50m

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Tech

Boeing has announced that its Crew Space Transport will have room for a space tourist who'll be able to visit the International Space Station for the ...

This Humbling Picture Of MIR Puts Earth Into Perspective

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Tech

MIR was -- during its time in orbit -- the largest satellite orbiting our planet and the only space station capable of supporting human life. It wa...

This Video Of A Cargo Ship Leaving ISS Is Astonishingly Cool

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Tech

After delivering three tons of equipment and supplies to the International Space Station, NASA said goodbye to the SS Janice Voss supply craft on Frid...

NASA Finds Living Microbes On OUTSIDE Of The ISS

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Tech

NASA has made a rather shocking discovery; there are living microbes on the outside of the International Space Station and they have no idea where the...

This Is What Our Atmosphere Actually Looks Like

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Tech

Reid Wiseman has proven to be our eyes and ears for what it's like to live in space, he's shown us incredible videos, pictures ranging from the Northe...

Educating the Students of Today - Females in STEM

Daniel Kendal | Posted 15.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Daniel Kendal

A lot of awareness is being made for girls to study and work in STEM. Recently, an engineering jobs team created an online database to help encourage and inspire more female students to work in the engineering and aerospace industry.

Up to the Skies...

Caragh Little | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Caragh Little

The International Space Station is making bright, low passes through the late summer night sky this month. On a cool, clear night, I watched its smooth, stately progress from west to east - seemingly just at the top end of my street.

Fire In Space Looks Like An Alien Explosion

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Tech

Reid Wiseman has uploaded an incredible Vine which shows what happens to fire in the bleakness of space and honestly, it might be one of the oddest th...

The Great British Take-Off: Brits in Space

Libby Plummer | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Tech
Libby Plummer

Next year Tim Peake, a former Major in the British Army Air Corps, will be Britain's first official astronaut to make it into space... Peake will fly to the International Space Station (ISS) where he'll spend six months carrying out experiments on the ESA's Columbus laboratory module.

It's World UFO Day: So What Do You Believe?

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Tech

World UFO Day is here, raising awareness for those unexplained phenomena that range from being 'weather baloons reflecting off Mars' to an unfortunate...

The Most Beautiful Vine Ever?

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Tech

Reid Wiseman is an astronaut that, as far as we're concerned, can do no wrong. After his stunning debut with the dice in space picture he's now manage...

Italian To Open 'Space Cafe' On The Space Station

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Tech

The ISS will have its own 'Space Cafe' after Italian coffee brand Lavazza unveiled the 'ISSpresso', the first coffee machine built specifically for us...

Astronauts Play Football In Space

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.06.2014 | UK Tech

Turns out football fever has literally gone stratospheric as astronauts from the International Space Station have posted a video showing off some of t...

First Vine Posted From Space (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK Tech

Reid Wiseman is at it again. Since posting that amazing picture of a dice hanging in space the astronaut has been busy snapping his way around the ISS...

Giant UFO Approaches International Space Station. Or Not...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Tech

Eerie footage of a giant UFO slowly approaching the International Space Station is circulating online. The mysterious object appears to grow in siz...

Astronaut Takes Incredible Picture Of Dice Hanging Over Earth

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.06.2014 | UK Tech

Imagine a dice that'll never land? You'd be hard-pressed to find one on this planet certainly, but one astronaut has managed it by removing gravity fr...

Now THIS Is What A Space Ship Should Look Like

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK Tech

The private space travel firm Space X has unveiled its new manned 'Dragon' capsule to take astronauts into orbit. The 'Dragon V2' is a modified ver...

'Alien Mothership' Caught On Camera Outside Space Station

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Tech

On of the most entertaining things to do online if you're a sceptically minded, easily distracted person of science and learning, is to watch those HD...

Russia Wants To Boot The US Out Of The International Space Station

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Tech

The diplomatic furore surrounding the Ukraine crisis has gone galactic. Russia has announced that from 2020 American astronauts will not be allowed...