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Intl. Space Station 13h
Dismal weather pushed back the launch of a U.S. cargo craft to the station one day to Friday. Russia’s resupply ship is still on track for its launch the same day.
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Human Spaceflight 13h
It is time to rejoice on the 🎉 🎂 After all, you only get a chance to celebrate over 113 973 sunrises once... See how our experiment units prepare for it!
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ISS Research 15h
New is heading to the aboard ’s cargo ship. Hear from some of the scientists as they discuss the research they are sending to Earth’s orbiting laboratory. 🚀🔬
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NASA 18h
LAUNCH UPDATE: Due to unfavorable weather, ’s cargo launch to the has been postponed for 24 hours. Launch is now targeted for 4:23am ET Friday, Nov. 16 from our Flight Facility. For the latest updates, watch
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NASA Nov 13
We’re launching TONS of cargo to this week! Learn about the science on board ’s spacecraft — ranging from 3D printing & recycling to simulating the creation of celestial bodies from stardust:
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Intl. Space Station Nov 13
A U.S. rocket stands ready in Virginia for a launch Thursday as a Russian rocket gets ready for launch Friday from Kazakhstan to supply the station.
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ISS National Lab Nov 13
It’s launch week! 🚀 Get ready for ’s upcoming resupply mission to the . Today, tune into NASA TV at 2:00pm ET to learn more about the science that will be launching to our orbital laboratory.
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ISS Research Nov 13
New is heading to space! Read more:
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ISS Research Nov 9
Plant biology, DNA sequencing, plasma crystals and more! See what the crew was up to this week:
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ISS Research Nov 9
Cells get a home away from home in special devices that are heading to in partnership with and . How could make pharmaceutical development more efficient and less expensive? Read, watch, listen: 🔬🚀
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Intl. Space Station Nov 8
Today's fact: The acre of solar panels that power the station means sometimes you can look up in the sky at dawn or dusk and see the spaceship flying over your home, even if you live in a big city. Find sighting opportunities at !
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Intl. Space Station Nov 8
The Exp 57 crew said farewell to a Japanese resupply ship Wednesday and is getting ready to welcome U.S. and Russian space freighters in less than two weeks.
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ISS National Lab Nov 8
NEWS: International Space Station U.S. National Lab and Announce Transport Phenomena in Space Funding Opportunity
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Alexander Gerst Nov 7
We released ’s cargo vehicle today, after it delivered 's new Life Support System & other important experiments to the . For the first time carries a small return capsule with scientific cargo for Japan, set to reenter on Sat. Exciting test!
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NASA Marshall Nov 7
The is set to receive its first combined 3D printer and recycler that was tested at , later this month. This technology could make 3D printing in space more sustainable for long-term missions and ! Learn more >>
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ISS National Lab Nov 7
In space, the fluid fuels used by spacecraft can slosh around in unpredictable ways making space maneuvers difficult. New tests strategies for safely steering a passive object in space.
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Texas Space Grant Nov 7
Launch Opportunity! is seeking proposals for small satellite payloads to fly on rockets planned to launch or be deployed from the International Space Station between 2019 and 2022. Proposal Deadline is November 20, 2018. More info:
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NASA Spinoff Nov 7
Trouble sleeping? The struggle is real--but thanks to research done to help astronauts sleep better , we all might get a few extra 💤😴 Read more:
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Intl. Space Station Nov 7
Japan's cargo ship delivered new lithium-ion batteries in September to upgrade the station's power systems during future spacewalks. They were removed from the ship by 's robotic arm Canadarm2 and stowed on the station.
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NASA Nov 7
Departure confirmed! ’s cargo spacecraft was released from the at 11:51am ET. At the time of release, the space station was flying 254 miles over the northern Pacific Ocean. Watch:
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