astronauts

April 8, 2019

Watch 2 Astronauts Take a Spacewalk Outside the International Space Station Today!

If you’ve got a case of the Mondays, NASA is here to help: the agency will be broadcasting live as two astronauts climb outside the International Space […]
April 7, 2019

Veteran NASA Astronauts Inducted into US Astronaut Hall of Fame

Janet Kavandi, director of NASA’s Glenn Research Center, and James Buchli are the latest veteran NASA astronauts to join the ranks of the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame. “The […]
April 12, 2016

French astronaut: Yuri Gagarin’s exploit to remain in human memory forever

Michel Tognini was the third Frenchman to go into space after Jean-Lou Chretien and Patrick Baudry PARIS, April 12. /TASS/. The exploit of the world’s first […]
April 8, 2016

HOW FUNGUS AND SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY COULD SAVE ASTRONAUTS ON MARS

Clay Wang brought his kids to the California Space Center a few years ago to show them the Space Shuttle. But as he looked up at Endeavour and […]
April 6, 2016

FORMER ASTRONAUT JOHN GRUNSFELD IS RETIRING FROM NASA

John Grunsfeld has announced he’ll be retiring from NASA at the end of April. Grunsfeld is a former astronaut who has performed eight spacewalks, including the final mission […]
November 23, 2015

SPACEX WILL FLY ASTRONAUTS TO THE SPACE STATION IN 2017

NASA STILL DECIDING IF BOEING WILL GO FIRST SpaceX rockets have shuttled cargo to and from the International Space Station, and now NASA wants the company […]
November 5, 2015

Nasa Mars announcement: When is it and what are the four things we might find out from the press conference?

Nasa is to hold a press conference to give new details about Mars. Nasa says it will reveal “key science findings” about the fate of Mars’ […]
November 5, 2015

After A Four-Year Hiring Freeze, NASA Is Looking For Astronauts

Since shutting down the Space Shuttle program in 2011, NASA has been content to make do with its existing astronauts, but the space agency announced today […]
November 2, 2015

International Space Station's 15 years of hosting astronauts celebrated

The International Space Station has been home to astronauts for 15 consecutive years, and the six that now call it home are celebrating today. The current […]