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NASA Severing Ties With Russia, Except For Space Station, Over Ukraine Crisis

After insisting that space relations wouldn’t be altered by earthly politics, NASA on Wednesday said it was severing ties with Russia except for the International Space Station.

04/03/2014

The new laser communications system will allow faster transmissions of data from the space station to Earth. (Getty Images)

NASA To Test Laser Communication System On Space Station

The technology will allow for much faster communications between the station and scientists on Earth.

CBS Tampa–03/13/2014

File photo of an astronaut. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

NASA Could Have Prevented Spacewalker’s Close Call

NASA could have prevented last summer’s near-drowning of a spacewalking astronaut at the International Space Station, an investigation panel concluded Wednesday.

CBS Tampa–02/26/2014

386838 06: Actor Robert Picardo Stars As (The Doctor) In The United Paramount Network's Sci-Fi Television Series "Star Trek: Voyager."  (Photo By Getty Images)

NASA Developing Robot Doctors In Space

NASA is developing a humanoid robot that can be used to perform emergency medical procedures on astronauts.

CBS Tampa–02/20/2014

WALLOPS ISLAND, VA - SEPTEMBER 18: In this handout from NASA, the Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus cargo spacecraft aboard, launches from Pad-0A of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport at the NASA Wallops Flight Facility September 18, 2013 in Wallops Island, Virginia.  Cygnus is on its way to rendezvous with the space station. The spacecraft will deliver about 1,300 pounds (589 kilograms) of cargo, including food and clothing, to the Expedition 37 crew.  (Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)

Supply Ship Departs Space Station After 5 Weeks

The International Space Station has one less capsule and a lot less trash. A commercial cargo ship ended its five-week visit Tuesday morning.

CBS Tampa–02/18/2014

Russia's Russian Soyuz-FG rocket with Soyuz TMA-10M spacecraft aboard blasts off from the Russian leased Kazakh Baikonur cosmodrome early on Sept. 26, 2013. (credit: VASILY MAXIMOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Russian Space Station Astronauts Run Into New Trouble During Spacewalk

Two Russian space station astronauts took a spacewalk Monday to complete a camera job left undone last month, but ran into new trouble.

CBS Tampa–01/27/2014

The international space station (Photo by Paolo Nespoli - ESA/NASA via Getty Images)

Christmas Delivery Finally For Space Station

Christmas has finally arrived for the six space station astronauts.

01/12/2014

An Orbital Sciences rocket sits on the launch pad at Kennedy Space Center. (Getty Images)

Misbehaving Sun Delays Space Station Supply Flight

Powerful solar flares force NASA to reschedule launch for third time.

01/09/2014

File photo of an astronaut. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

Astronauts Complete Rare Christmas Eve Spacewalk

Space station astronauts repaired a crippled cooling system during a rare Christmas Eve spacewalk Tuesday, braving a “mini blizzard” of noxious ammonia as they popped in a new pump.

CBS Tampa–12/24/2013

File photo of an astronaut. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

NASA Orders Urgent Spacewalk Repairs At Station

NASA has ordered up a series of urgent spacewalks to fix a broken cooling line at the International Space Station.

CBS Tampa–12/17/2013

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