Email
Password
Remember meForgot password?
Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter
Connect your Digital Journal account with Facebook or Twitter to use this feature.

Iss News

Op-Ed: New video released suggests UFOs live on the moon

A newly released video claims to have captured a fleet of UFO leaving the moon's surface. Here is a series of videos suggesting UFOs actually live within our own orbit . Hoax or Truth? You decide.

Italy's first female astronaut arrives at space station: NASA

Moscow - A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying Italy's first female astronaut has safely docked with the International Space Station, NASA said.

Italy's first female astronaut heads to ISS in Russian craft

Moscow - A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying Italy's first female astronaut safely blasted off Sunday to begin its journey to the International Space Station.

Three-man multinational space crew returns to Earth

Washington - A three-man multinational crew of astronauts returned to Earth Monday aboard a Russian Soyuz spacecraft, after spending 165 days working together at the International Space Station, NASA said.

Investigation opens into U.S. spaceship mishap

Wallops Island - NASA is warning coastal Virginia residents not to touch any debris they find from Tuesday night's explosion and crash of a rocket and supply capsule headed for the International Space Station.

Space station 'same day delivery' service operational by 2016

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station will soon have their own same day delivery service, courtesy of the soon to be developed Terrestrial Return Vehicle.

Extraterrestrial enthusiasts claim ISS cameras show several UFOs

NASA may not have realized that streaming video from the International Space Station (ISS) would lead to UFO enthusiasts claiming the videos have captured numerous UFOs, but that is exactly what is happening.

Space sex geckos at risk as Russia loses control of satellite

Moscow - Several geckos are at risk of a rude return to earth after Russia lost control of a research satellite testing the effect of weightlessness on the small lizards' sex lives.

Astronaut takes photo of IDF & Hamas rocket warfare from space

The serenity and awe that usually accompanies photos taken in space has been replaced by horror and awe as man’s ability to capture earth from space now captures the war and conflict in the Gaza Strip.

Commercial rocket launches space station supply capsule

Accomac - Orbital Sciences Corp.'s Antares rocket took off Sunday from a NASA facility on the Virginia coast, carrying more than 3,500 pounds of supplies and equipment to the International Space Station.

Student science heads for space

Houston - Mission 5 of the Student Spaceflight Experiments Program (SSEP) is scheduled to launch to the space station on July 11. The investigations represent a diversity of subjects from bacteria to tadpole shrimp and locations from Massachusetts to Arizona.

ISS astronauts lose hair along with World Cup bet (Video)

It seems the World Cup mania has even hit the International Space Station and the astronauts on board have been following the various matches with interest. Then the US was set to play Germany, and that is when the fun really began.

Astronauts figure out how to clean the ISS

Houston - Cleaning and controlling debris on a space station is tricky work. Microgravity can turn gasses, dust, fluids and sharp objects into a floating hazard. A science team have come up with a solution.

SpaceX unveils capsule to ferry astronauts to space

Hawthorne - A sleek, white gumdrop-shaped space capsule that aims to carry up to seven astronauts to the International Space Station and return to land anywhere on Earth was unveiled by SpaceX.

Russian, German and U.S. astronauts dock with ISS

Moscow - A crew of Russian, German and US astronauts docked with the International Space Station Thursday as space cooperation between Moscow and the West continues despite their worst standoff since the Cold War.

ISS astronauts prove that politics will not affect them

Political tension may be running high, but friends will be friends, especially if they have a common goal for the whole of humanity. This was the message of a multi national crew of astronauts in the weeks leading up to a joint trip to space.

Mars attacked! How microbes pose the risk

Most sci-fi movies show Martians attacking humans. The real worry for scientists is from microbes from Earth reaching Mars and growing.

International Space Station to test immune cells

Scientists are conducting an experiment on the International Space Station (ISS) to study whether human cells are tuned into Earth’s gravity. This will test whether deep space missions will affect the body.

Russian cargo ship docks with space station

Moscow - A Russian cargo ship has successfully docked with the International Space Station Thursday, bringing the crew crucial supplies and water, Russia's space agency said.

Russian-U.S. crew docks at ISS two days late after technical glitch

Moscow - A Russian spacecraft with two Russians and a NASA astronaut aboard on Friday docked successfully at the International Space Station after a technical hitch caused an unprecedented two-day delay.

Russian spacecraft brings 3-man crew to ISS after 2-day delay

Moscow - A Russian spacecraft carrying a three-man Russian and US crew on Friday docked successfully at the International Space Station after an unprecedented two-day delay caused by a technical hitch.The Soyuz TMA-12M carrying Russia's Alexander Skvortsov and ...

Rocket with US-Russian crew misses ISS rendezvous

Baykonur - A Soyuz rocket carrying two Russian cosmonauts and a US astronaut failed to dock as planned early Wednesday to the International Space Station, the Russian and US space agencies said Wednesday, citing a problem on approach.The rocket, which took off wi...

American, two Russians back on Earth after half-year in space

Moscow - Two Russian cosmonauts and an American astronaut on Tuesday landed back on Earth in Kazakhstan after a stay of more than half a year aboard the International Space Station, mission control said.Russians Oleg Kotov and Sergei Ryazansky and NASA astronau...

ISS recommends 'no' vote on Icahn's plan for Apple

Proxy advisory firm ISS said it recommends shareholders vote against activist investor Carl Icahn's share buyback proposal for Apple Inc, according to a report obtained by Reuters on Sunday.

Video: Russian cosmonauts on record-breaking space walk from ISS

Oleg Kotov and Sergey Ryazansky just took a record-breaking spacewalk from the ISS, lasting eight hours and seven minutes, with spectacular views of the Earth below.

NASA to treat ISS astronauts to ooh-la-la cuisine

The astronauts and cosmonauts up on the International Space Station are in for a treat on birthdays and other special dates during their stay on the ISS in the future. NASA is ordering in French cuisine.

Video: Three-man ISS crew returns safely to terra firma

The Expedition 36 crew members, comprising two Russian Cosmonauts and one NASA astronaut returned safely to Earth on Wednesday after 166 days in space, on board a Russian Soyuz spacecraft.

Japan's robot astronaut docks at International Space Station

A robot launched into space last week from Japan safely docked at the International Space Station on Friday. The robot named "Kirobo" will now get to work.

Video: Original 'Captain Kirk' speaks to Chris Hadfield on ISS

With the new, upcoming Star Trek movie on the horizon, its interesting to look back on an interview between the original Captain Kirk and Chris Hadfield, the Canadian astronaut on the ISS, held back in January.

Russian cosmonauts may take Olympic torch on space walk from ISS

The Olympic torch has certainly made the rounds in its time, but now it's heading for a different location. A team of Russian cosmonauts plan to take the torch for the 2014 Sochi Winter Games into orbit, aboard the ISS.
  1 2 3 Next»

Set up a news alert for

Iss


Iss Image

Progress 47 redocks at ISS.
Progress 47 redocks at ISS.
NASA video screen capture
The shuttle Endeavor docked at the ISS. This photo was taken by Expedition 27 crew member Paolo Nesp...
The shuttle Endeavor docked at the ISS. This photo was taken by Expedition 27 crew member Paolo Nespoli from the Soyuz TMA-20 following its undocking on May 23, 2011.
NASA/Paolo Nespoli
Soyuz TMA-05M approaches ISS on July 17  2012.
Soyuz TMA-05M approaches ISS on July 17, 2012.
NASA
Dragon capsule approaching ISS
Dragon capsule approaching ISS
Screen capture from live feed
Progress 47 redocks at ISS.
Progress 47 redocks at ISS.
NASA video screen capture
William Shatner  the original Captain Kirk  spoke to Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield on the ISS.
William Shatner, the original Captain Kirk, spoke to Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield on the ISS.
YouTube
US Steve Swanson and Reid Wiseman after being shaved by German astronaut Alexander Gerst  as a resul...
US Steve Swanson and Reid Wiseman after being shaved by German astronaut Alexander Gerst, as a result of a World Cup bet.
YouTube
Dragon capsule on the way to the ISS.
Dragon capsule on the way to the ISS.
Screen capture from live feed
Soyuz in the Desert - coming up to dock with the station with a view of the Sahara below
Soyuz in the Desert - coming up to dock with the station with a view of the Sahara below
Via Chris Hadfield
Musicians from Earth and the ISS play duets.
Musicians from Earth and the ISS play duets.
YouTube
Chris Hadfield photographs a view from the International Space Station  this of Toronto with snow on...
Chris Hadfield photographs a view from the International Space Station, this of Toronto with snow on Dec. 30
Via Chris Hadfield's Twitter feed
Astronauts play in zero-gravity on the International Space Station
Astronauts play in zero-gravity on the International Space Station
Video Screen Capture
Suni Williams competes in the Malibu Triathlon while aboard ISS
Suni Williams competes in the Malibu Triathlon while aboard ISS
Screen Capture
Chris Hadfield talks about food and how it tastes in space.
Chris Hadfield talks about food and how it tastes in space.
YouTube
STS-116 Shuttle Mission Imagery of International Space Station Dec. 2006
STS-116 Shuttle Mission Imagery of International Space Station Dec. 2006
NASA
Expedition 36 handover ceremony on board the ISS.
Expedition 36 handover ceremony on board the ISS.
YouTube
Progress M-47 seen from the International Space Station during undocking.
Progress M-47 seen from the International Space Station during undocking.
NASA
A picture paints too many words  most of them names.
A picture paints too many words, most of them names.
Alexander Gertz
Chris Hadfield photographs a view from the International Space Station
Chris Hadfield photographs a view from the International Space Station
Via Chris Hadfield's Twitter feed
The eye (center of frame) of Hurricane Earl is seen in this image taken as the International Space S...
The eye (center of frame) of Hurricane Earl is seen in this image taken as the International Space Station passed over the storm on Wednesday, Sept. 1 2010.
NASA TV