Astronauts aboard the International Space Station on Monday floated inside an experimental inflatable module that will test a less expensive and potentially safer option for housing crews during long stays in space, NASA said
The view of rainbow-hued Himalayan lakes and steady work helped Scott Kelly stay sane during the 340 days he spent aboard the International Space Station (ISS), the NASA astronaut said days after returning to Earth from the r
Activities like growing plants in space can help astronauts reduce stress, suggests NASA's Behavioural Health and Performance team after pictures of the solitary orange zinnia astronaut Scott Kelly tweeted last week caught th
In what can be termed as an ironic twist of history, US-based Sierra Nevada Corporation's NASA-contracted Dream Chaser cargo spacecraft has a design rooted in the Soviet Union's space “shuttle” of nearly 50 years back.
In a crucial step, NASA has ordered its second crew mission from Boeing Space Exploration for the International Space Station (ISS) to establish regular crew sorties that will be launched from US soil.
An innovative 'SkinSuit' designed to reduce the debilitating physical effects of space flight has been trialled for the first time on the International Space Station by a European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut...
French researchers have developed "an autobiographical memory" for a robot, the only permanent member onboard the International Space Station (ISS), which will help it pass on key information to astronauts who change every si