Nasa astronauts have reported that lettuce grown entirely in space is as nutritious and safe to eat as lettuce grown on Earth.
International Space Station
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.
A private cargo ship has arrived at the International Space Station with food galore after a one and a half-day journey from Earth.
A fresh food shipment rocketed towards the International Space Station on Wednesday after launching from Virginia’s seashore.
An image of the UK in all its beauty has been released by Nasa, revealing the nation’s expansive green lands and surrounding waters.
Spacewalking astronauts have completed battery and cable work outside the International Space Station despite communication trouble that sometimes made it hard for them to hear.
Spacewalking astronauts have hustled through battery hook-ups outside the International Space Station in a major upgrade of the solar power grid.
Two American astronauts have taken a spacewalk to replace ageing batteries on the International Space Station.
A Russian-American crew has arrived at the International Space Station, five months after a botched launch led to an emergency landing for two of the three astronauts.
A Russian-American crew of three has blasted off to the International Space Station, making a second attempt to reach the outpost after October’s aborted launch.
SpaceX’s new crew capsule has undocked from the International Space Station and is heading towards an old-fashioned splashdown.
A north-east stargazer had an early start to snap a space capsule.
Nasa and SpaceX are now aiming for a March debut of the first commercial crew capsule.
Ugly interior design, interplanetary “jetlag” and personality clashes are among the problems hampering humanity’s efforts to settle on Mars, experts say.