Monthly Archives: Tháng Năm 2020

NASA Astronauts Arrive at the International Space Station on SpaceX Spacecraft

After a successful launch into orbit yesterday, SpaceX’s Dragon Endeavour spacecraft is en route to dock with the International Space Station. Watch as astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley join the crew aboard our orbiting laboratory:

After the Launch: NASA and SpaceX Share Updates about Historic #LaunchAmerica Mission

Liftoff! The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley aboard the company’s Crew Dragon spacecraft launched from Kennedy Space Center’s historic Launch Pad 39A at 3:22 p.m. EDT on May 30, kicking off a critical final flight test of the SpaceX crew transportation system. Following the successfully launch, NASA hosted […]

Launch Recap: NASA and SpaceX fly Astronauts to the Space Station

For the first time in history, NASA astronauts have launched from American soil in a commercially built and operated American crew spacecraft on its way to the International Space Station. The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft carrying NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley lifted off at 3:22 p.m. EDT Saturday on the company’s Falcon 9 […]

Tour from Space: Inside the SpaceX Crew Dragon Spacecraft on Its Way to the Space Station

In this video, NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley take viewers on a tour of the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft that will take them on a 19-hour-journey to their new home in orbit. The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon spacecraft successfully launched from Kennedy Space Center’s historic Launch Pad 39A at 3:22 […]

NASA Explorers: Microgravity

The International Space Station, a laboratory like no other, offers something we can’t get on our home planet: Microgravity. Come along with #NASAExplorers as we follow a team of scientists during their journey to launch their research off our planet to the space station, and to see what microgravity may reveal. #S4E0

British Astronaut Answers Questions from the Space Station

Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 47 Flight Engineer and British astronaut Tim Peake of ESA (European Space Agency) discussed life and research on the orbital outpost with SKY News during an in-flight interview March 29. Peake is in the second half of a six-month mission on the complex, with his return to Earth planned […]

NASA Administrator Bridenstine Talks Webb Science with Nobel Laureate

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine recently sat down with Nobel Prize winner John Mather and the agency’s Associate Administrator for Science, Thomas Zurbuchen for a conversation about NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope. They talked about the challenges of building the world’s premier space telescope and why it’s all worth it. Webb is the first telescope of […]

NASA Star Party Helps Celebrate Inauguration

Video of a NASA star gazing “party” at the David M. Brown Planetarium in Arlington, Va. on Jan. 19. Free and open to the public, the event featured astronomers, astronauts, and other experts answering questions about the night sky. Telescopes were provided; planetarium shows were also held.

NASA | Eat Like an Astronaut

Astronauts on the International Space Station get food that’s chosen for nutritional value and specially prepared and packaged to be accessible on orbit. Could the same food feed the needs of people stuck on planet Earth? We conducted an experiment to find out how well two regular people could get by eating only astronaut food […]

Expedition 48 Crew Hands Over the Space Station to Expedition 49

The reins of the International Space Station were passed from NASA’s Jeff Williams to cosmonaut Anatoly Ivanishin of Roscosmos during a ceremony on the orbital outpost on Sept. 5. Williams is returning to Earth Sept. 7 with his Expedition 48 crewmates, Alexey Ovchinin and Oleg Skripochka of Roscosmos in the Soyuz TMA-20M spacecraft for a […]