Russian Federal Space Agency

February 3, 2016

Russian cosmonauts ready for ISS spacewalk

Two Russian cosmonauts are preparing for a spacewalk to install experiments on the outside of the International Space Station (ISS). Sergei Volkov and Yuri Malenchenko are […]
January 26, 2016

A Space Station, With Surveillance Cameras for Hire

LONDON — The two cameras sit on the Russian part of the International Space Station. They are named Theia and Iris. And they are available to […]
January 25, 2016

The 5 Most Interesting Things We Learned From Astronaut Scott Kelly’s AMA

astronaut Scott Kelly on Saturday hosted a Reddit “Ask Me Anything” live chat, answering a wide range of questions from fans who were curious about everything […]
January 19, 2016

Astronauts just made flowers bloom in space – but they’re not actually the first

NASA is celebrating a space plant victory: Over the weekend,  astronaut Scott Kelly showed off zinnia flowers he’d grown and coaxed back to health on board […]
January 18, 2016

Spacewalk Terminated To Save Astronaut From Possibility of Drowning

Astronauts Tim Kopra (NASA) and Tim Peake (ESA) prematurely ended their spacewalk outside the International Space Station on Friday afternoon after Kopra reported a small water […]
January 16, 2016

Moon village is best way to replace International Space Station: ESA head

FRANKFURT – Think a village on the moon sounds like science fiction? – It could be a reality by 2030, if the head of the European […]
January 13, 2016

European Space Agency’s comet lander fails to communicate, running out of time

The clock is running out on a spacecraft that made history by landing on a comet in November 2014. The Philae lander was part of the […]
January 9, 2016

NASA Astronaut to Highlight Space Station History from Orbit

HOUSTON — NASA’s next astronaut to launch to the International Space Station will use his unique position — in both time and space — to share the […]
January 8, 2016

Tim Peake set for first spacewalk by British astronaut

Tim Peake is to carry out the first ever spacewalk by a British astronaut, Nasa has confirmed. Mr Peake and Nasa astronaut Tim Kopra will venture […]