International Space Station

This Isn't A Prop From 'Interstellar'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Tech

This menacing looking craft is the Intermediate Experimental Vehicle, it's an unmanned test craft that'll lay the foundations for a crew delivery ...

Why Do People Keep Seeing UFOs Outside ISS?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Tech

Humans have been in continuous orbit aboard the International Space Station for 14 years and 85 days. In that time 216 individual astronauts from ...

The ISS Are Getting Some Unusual Pets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Tech

When June's Mission Discovery rocket heads to the International Space Station it's going to be carrying a rather unusual group of passengers. The r...

NASA Cuts Live Feed After 'Object' Appears On Horizon

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.01.2015 | UK Tech

They did it in the sixties. And they're still doing it now. A strange grey UFO has caused something of a stir in the conspiracy community after NA...

ISS 'Evacuated' Due To Ammonia Leak Alert

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.01.2015 | UK Tech

A section of the International Space Station (ISS) has been evacuated due a suspected ammonia leak. Astronauts were moved to the Russian section of...

Shoot For the Moon

Gemma Hurley | Posted 01.01.2015 | UK Comedy
Gemma Hurley

One of the things that has inspired me in 2014 has been scientific advancements beyond our atmosphere: from the continued work on the International Space Station, to Curiosity's exploits on Mars and Philea's historic bumpy landing on an asteroid - surely the stuff of science fiction!

Girls' Lives Matter - India Bring Back Our Girls

Raquel E Sofer | Posted 28.12.2014 | UK
Raquel E Sofer

One million girls being disappeared only because they are girls is a gendercide. And it's an annual occurrence in the world's largest democracy that will happen again in 2015, and perhaps grow in numbers by 2016 and future years without pressure for change. So here's a hashtag to start a conversation: #Indiabringbackourgirls

Watching Earth From Space Will Make You Realise How Small You Are

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 25.12.2014 | UK Tech

This video, released by the European Space Agency, shows Earth at it's most beautiful, showcasing stunning natural phenomena like the Northern Lights....

Happy Christmas From The ISS

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.12.2014 | UK Tech

NASA astronauts Barry Wilmore and Terry Virts have recorded a message wishing the world a Happy Christmas from the International Space Station. Th...

This Is What Astronauts See During Reentry

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK Tech

What's it like being inside a capsule of metal that's ploughing through huge swathes of plasma as it fights to return home? Well it turns out that ...

UFO Fires Red Beam Of Light At Earth

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Tech

A mysterious red beam of light has been seen outside of the International Space Station. The red light was witnessed at around 09:20 AM GMT on the ...

Yes, The Northern Lights Looks AMAZING From Space

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Tech

Pictures of the northern or southern lights from space are notoriously tricky - and usually faked. This isn't. This picture was taken by Astronaut ...

Astronaut 'Avoids' Questions About UFOs... During Interview In Space

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Tech

Two years ago, ISS astronaut Joseph Acaba decided to answer some questions live on TV. The show was in Spanish but despite the language barrier UFO en...

All You Need To Know On NASA's Mars Test

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Tech

At 12.05 GMT NASA will launch the Orion spacecraft into space for the first time, marking the beginning of NASA's roadmap to Mars as well as the space...

European Astronaut Sees 'Almost Alien' Light Approaching Space Station

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Tech

When ESA astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti started her approach to the International Space Station for the first time, nothing could have prepared her ...

'Some People Call Me the Space Cowboy ...'

Jim Egan | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Tech
Jim Egan

A stellar contradiction about the confused Sir Richard Branson was overlooked by both The Mail on Sunday ("Branson labeled 'outrageous' over attempts to distance himself from Friday's tragic crash", 2nd November) and Financial Times ("Brand it like Branson", 6th November).

This Is The Patch Our First Astronaut Will Wear To Space

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK Tech

Tim Peake, the UK's first astronaut, has chosen the iconic mission patch that he'll wear throughout his stay on the International Space Station in 201...

Drinking Coffee in Space

Caragh Little | Posted 24.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Caragh Little

A female Italian astronaut soon to join the International Space Station will be among the first to use a newly patented device to make 'proper' espresso coffee, enjoyed from a specially designed zero-gravity cup.

We Have Touchdown!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK Tech

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In Space, Even New Zealand Has The Aurora

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK Tech

Astronauts on the International Space Station have captured what might be some of the most stunning aurora footage yet as they passed over New Zealand...

Astronaut's 'Space Oddity' Is Back On YouTube!

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Tech

Of all the amazing things that Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield did during his time as commander of the International Space Station - such as, for in...

Turns Out Space Can Be As Scary As You Thought

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.11.2014 | UK Tech

ESA Astronaut Alexander Gerst has captured some truly haunting images of the International Space Station at 'night', or rather, when the astronauts go...

Who's To Blame?

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Tech

After the explosion, comes the blame game. The Russian manufacturer of the engines used in the Antares/Orbital Sciences resupply mission to the Int...

The Moment NASA Rocket Explodes After Liftoff

AP/Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech

This is the moment an unmanned commercial supply rocket bound for the International Space Station exploded just moments after liftoff Tuesday evening,...

What's That Flying Past The Space Station? NASA Doesn't Know.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Tech

If you were patiently watching the ostensibly fascinating, in reality quite boring spacewalk live stream NASA broadcast the other day, you might have ...