The well-lit coasts of New Jersey, New York and Connecticut are pictured in the wee hours of New Year’s Day.

Crew Begins 2018 Studying How Living in Space Affects Humans

„The Expedition 54 crew is starting the New Year studying how humans adapt to living in space for months and years at a time. NASA and its international partners are also learning how to support crews on longer missions with less help from the ground. The astronauts and cosmonauts on the International Space Station orbit […]

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Flat Earth? How can anyone believe this Bull****?

By Matt Drake, A RUSSIAN astronaut is flabbergasted at people’s lack of understanding of basic physics and has “no idea” how people can support the “flat-Earth” theory, it has been revealed. The flat-Earth theory has been growing in popularity exponentially of late, with celebrity endorsements including basketballer Kyrie Irving and cricketer Freddie Flintoff. Russian […]

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Former Astronaut about his first Spacewalk

Source: What was your first space walk like? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Answer by Leroy Chiao, former NASA astronaut and ISS commander: „It was a totally new experience, because there is no training that can accurately […]

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Bacteria on Space Station

Living bacteria have been found on the outside of the International Space Station, a Russian cosmonaut told the state news agency TASS. Anton Shkaplerov, who will lead Russia’s ISS crew in December, said that previous cosmonauts swabbed the station’s Russian segment during spacewalks and sent the samples back to Earth. The samples came from places […]

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The Most Stunning Space Photos

Before we take a look at the 2017th Pics, lets travel back in time … and have a look at the most stunning Space Photos of 2016. They’re worth it! Source: by Charley Locke; „YOU DON’T HAVE to visit a galaxy far, far away to see gorgeous images of space. Leave the interstellar antics to Jyn […]

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Selected Ideas for Christmas 2017

Gift Guide for Space Fans

Are the people on your list getting what they really want this year? Spare your favorite people from another year of the usual stuff. Luckily, we’ve made gifting easy with our Top 10 Gift Guide for Space Fans. Already well-stocked but still looking for something special? We’ve got you covered. (1) Goodnight Light (124,00 €, (2) […]

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