Space Station

WATCH: Heroic Colony Of Astronaut Ants Arrive On Space Station

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A brave and hardy team of astronauts in their own, custom built habitat have made a new home inside the International Space Station. Ant astronauts...

Nasa Extends Life Of Our Home In The Stars

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has extended the life of the International Space Station until 2024, ensuring that humans will have a home beyond Earth for at least another deca...

You Can Get Stuck In The Space Station If You Can't Reach A Wall

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Tech

Now-retired Canadian Astronaut and troubadour Chris Hadfield must have told us pretty much everything there is to say about life aboard the Internatio...

LOOK: 'Is This What Mars Colonies Will Look Like?'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.08.2013 | UK Tech

Your mind wanders when you're flying 220 miles above Earth in the International Space Station. From time to time it wanders all the way to Mars. ...

Major Tim: Britain Sending Astronaut To The International Space Station

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.07.2013 | UK Tech

A British former helicopter pilot will become the country's first astronaut in space for 20 years, after being confirmed for a mission to the Internat...

Was An Alien Space Fish Just Filmed Outside The Space Station?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.07.2013 | UK Tech

Canadian astronaut and social media sensation Chris Hadfield took many amazing videos before he returned from the Space Station. But on some of the...

15 Amazing Nasa Mission Patches

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa does a lot of cool stuff. Landing on the Moon? Going to Mars? That whole secret space station thing? All very neat. But among all those incred...

Obama 'Hope' Designer Creates Patch For International Space Station

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK Tech

The designer who created the iconic 'Hope' poster for Barack Obama's 2008 campaign has designed a patch for astronauts aboard the International Space ...

PICS: Nasa's New Space Station Camera Gives Amazing New View Of Earth

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.05.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa has unveiled its first spectacular image taken by a new high-resolution camera aboard the International Space Station. The ISERV Pathfinder in...

Our Two Moons, Side-By-Side In Space

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 27.03.2013 | UK Tech

Photographer Lauren Harnett has taken an astonishing picture of the International Space Station side-by-side with the Moon. In reality the two orbi...

Nasa's Next Space Station Project Is Inflatable

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 16.03.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa is set to expand the International Space Station with an inflatable module made by a private company. Bigelow Aerospace is producing the new m...

Astro-Farm: Space Station Astronauts To Receive 'Veggie' Fresh Food Packs

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK Tech

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station will cultivate fresh food via pre-packaged 'farms'. The packages, which contain seeds and soi...

Ghostly Blue 'Impossible' Cloud Mystery Finally Explained By Nasa

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.11.2012 | UK Tech

Mysterious clouds that 'shine' so brightly they can be seen at night have finally been explained by scientists. The blue-white clouds, known as noc...

Nasa 'At A Loss' On How To Fix Jammed Bolt On Space Station

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK Tech

Nasa says it is "at a loss" on how to fix a stuck bolt on the International Space Station after a six-hour space walk failed to fix the problem. It...

Heavens Above

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK Tech

An amateur astronomer has said he got the shock of his life when he made Ireland's second discovery of a supernova (exploding star) in less than two y...

Discovery Shuttle Makes Final Flight

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 17.04.2012 | Home

The American space shuttle Discovery has made its final journey ahead of retirement at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Virginia. T...

Christmas In Space: Three Astronauts Take Off On Yuletide Mission (Video)

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.02.2012 | UK Tech

Santa has his work cut out on his rounds this year, after three astronauts took off for the International Space Station (ISS) to spend the festive sea...

Space Station Crew Lifts Off From Kazakhstan

Melanie Hick | Posted 13.01.2012 | UK Tech

The latest addition to the International Space Station team has succesfully taken off from Kazakhstan this morning. Nasa astronaut Dan Burbank and...

China Launches First Space Lab

Posted 29.11.2011 | UK Tech

China has launched its first space lab as part of its preparations for the construction of a fully-fledged manned space station. The unmanned Tiang...

LIVE: Space Shuttle Atlantis Lands

The Huffington Post | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.09.2011 | UK

Space Shuttle Atlantis is preparing to land for the final time, ending NASA's 30-year shuttle programme. The orbiter is scheduled to land just befo...

LIVE: Shuttle Leaves The Space Station For Last Time

The Huffington Post/NASA | Posted 17.09.2011 | UK

The Space Shuttle Atlantis has undocked from the International Space Station for the last time and is preparing to return to Earth. Watch the Live ...

Shuttle Docks With The Space Station For The Last Time

www.space.com | Posted 09.09.2011 | UK

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