International Space Station

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 15.08.2014 | 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 08.08.2014 | 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 17.07.2014 | 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...

It's Your Last Chance To Listen To The Greatest Song From Space Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Tech

Today is a monumental - and very sad - day. Today is the last chance you can listen to Commander Chris Hadfield's epically brilliant version of 'Sp...

People Keep Spotting UFOs On Nasa's HD Space Station Cameras

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Tech

Recently NASA attached a bunch of high-definition cameras to the outside of the International Space Station. The main result -- for those of us on ...

LIVE: Earth From ISS In HD Looks Particularly Beautiful Right Now

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.05.2014 | UK Tech

Earlier this week we reported on how NASA has finally attached four HD webcams to the side of the International Space Station. The video footage at...

LIVE: Nasa Streams The Earth Rolling Below The Space Station

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has finally done the obvious thing, and stuck a webcam on the International Space Station. In fact it's got four - all in HD - which are broad...

Nasa Should 'Use Trampoline' To Launch Astronauts Says Angry Russian

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Tech

A disgruntled Russian official angry at US-imposed sanctions has suggested Nasa use a trampoline from now on to get astronauts to the International Sp...

NASA's 'Earth From Orbit' Highlights Reel Is Literally Awesome

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Tech

NASA has unveiled its annual look back at the Earth from orbit. The video includes clips from its orbiting space ships of our planet, and informati...

This Is The First Instagram Picture Posted From Space

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Tech

You may as well stop posting to Instagram. The International Space Station (ISS) just dropped the mic. The first picture posted from space was this...

Nasa Cuts Ties With Russia

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has suspended cooperation with Russia in the latest diplomatic reaction to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. But the severing of ties should not ...

Lightning Looks Even More Amazing From Space

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Tech

We all know how utterly incredible lightning strikes are but there's something humbling about seeing one from space. See below for an annotated v...