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Space Station Science Highlights: Week of May 14, 2018
Last week, NASA astronauts Drew Feustel and Ricky Arnold exited the International Space Station to complete the fifth spacewalk of this year.
(2018-5-22 00:12:00)
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Charting the Future of a Commercial Space Marketplace
NASA has released a research announcement requesting proposals to study the future of human spaceflight commercialization in low-Earth orbit.
(2018-5-17 23:56:00)
On the Station – Latest News
Tiny Satellite's First Global Map of Ice Clouds
A tiny satellite captures the first global picture of ice clouds, the tiny frozen particles inside mid altitude clouds.
(2018-5-16 12:00:00)
On the Station – Latest News
Science Launching to Space Station Looks Forward and Back
Some of the earliest human explorers used mechanical tools called sextants to navigate vast oceans and discover new lands. Today, high-tech tools navigate microscopic DNA to discover previously unidentified organisms. Scientists aboard the International Space Station soon will have both types of tools at their disposal.
(2018-5-15 06:16:00)
On the Station – Latest News
Investigation seeks to create self-assembling materials
As we travel farther into space, clever solutions to problems like engine part malfunctions and other possible mishaps will be a vital part of the planning process.
(2018-5-12 07:12:00)