Spacewalking astronauts have completed the first round of preparation work for new solar panels, part of a major power upgrade at the International Space Station.
International Space Station
Spacewalking astronauts ventured out Sunday to install support frames for new, high-efficiency solar panels arriving at the International Space Station later this year.
A pair of spacewalking astronauts have completed a four-year effort to modernise the International Space Station’s power grid, installing one last battery.
Two astronauts have completed a spacewalk to install a British-built broadband hub that will beam scientific research back to Earth.
Two astronauts will undertake a spacewalk to install technology that will mark the UK’s first major industrial contribution to the International Space Station (ISS).
The first private space station crew has been introduced – three men who are each paying 55 million dollars (£40 million) to fly on a SpaceX rocket.
The International Space Station bid adieu on Tuesday to 12 bottles of French Bordeaux wine and hundreds of snippets of grapevines that spent a year orbiting the world in the name of science.
First-time space flyer Victor Glover hitched a ride into the history books after becoming the first black crew member to set up camp on the International Space Station (ISS) for long-term stay.
SpaceX is delaying its bid to send four astronauts into low-Earth orbit as part of its first operational crewed flight to the International Space Station (ISS).
Space scientists around the world are preparing to mark the 20th anniversary of humanity’s continuous presence in outer space.
An engineering firm is searching for the next generation of aspiring astronauts to take part in a rocket building contest.
An International Space Station crew has landed safely in Kazakhstan after more than 200 days in space.
Nasa astronauts have reported that lettuce grown entirely in space is as nutritious and safe to eat as lettuce grown on Earth.
Spacewalking astronauts have plugged a leak in a cosmic ray detector outside the International Space Station, bringing it another step closer to new life.
It’s one small step for man, and one giant leap for baked goods.
The test flight of Boeing’s Starliner capsule is an important step towards the future of space exploration, the UK Space Agency has said.
SpaceX has delayed its delivery to the International Space Station because of dangerous wind gusts.
Astronauts have begun an extraordinarily complicated series of spacewalks to fix a cosmic ray detector at the International Space Station.
The thought of spaceflight may make the heart skip a beat, but actually travelling beyond Earth could alter the organ’s cells.
Two astronauts have completed the first-ever female-only spacewalk at the International Space Station (ISS) after more than seven hours.
The US president has congratulated two astronauts undertaking the first ever female spacewalk at the International Space Station (ISS), telling them “you’re doing an incredible job”.
The first ever all-female spacewalk has kicked off at the International Space Station (ISS).
Astronauts have kicked off the first of five spacewalks to replace old batteries at the International Space Station.
A multinational crew made up of an American, a Russian and the first space traveller from the United Arab Emirates blasted off successfully on Wednesday for a mission on the International Space Station.
As humans travel further into the universe, the ability to cook food in space will become more important, a former Nasa astronaut has said.
Russia has sent a humanoid robot to the International Space Station as part of tests on a new rocket that is expected to replace the current vehicle.
A Russian space capsule with three astronauts aboard has docked with the International Space Station after a fast-track trip to the orbiting laboratory.
Two Russian crewmembers on the International Space Station have ventured into open space to conduct scientific research and help maintain the orbiting outpost.
A SpaceX shipment has arrived at the International Space Station with a “cosmic catch” by a pair of Canadians.
SpaceX has confirmed its crew capsule was destroyed in ground testing two weeks ago.