International Space Station

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

Two weeks in space can cause long-term damage to an astronaut's eyes. (Getty Images)

Study: Time In Space Is A Risk To Astronauts’ Eyes

New research shows that long-term damage to an astronauts eyes may happen in as little as two weeks.

CBS Tampa–10/26/2013

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

New Commercial Supply Ship Reaches Space

NASA’s newest delivery service has finally made it to the International Space Station.

CBS Tampa–09/29/2013

SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft atop rocket Falcon 9 lifts off from Pad 40 of the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Titusville, Florida.  (credit: Roberto Gonzalez/Getty Images)

Longer Delay For Space Station Delivery Mission

A new commercial spaceship will wait all week before aiming again for the International Space Station.

09/23/2013

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)

Computer Mishap Delays Space Station Supply Ship

A computer problem has put off the arrival of a private company’s new cargo ship at the International Space Station.

CBS Tampa–09/22/2013

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

NASA Wants Spacesuit Repair Kit On Russian Launch

NASA is rushing to get spacesuit repair tools on a launch to the International Space Station this weekend.

07/22/2013

File photo of astronaut outside International Space Station. (credit: NASA via Getty Images)

International Space Station Has ‘Serious’ Radiator Leak In Power System

The International Space Station has a radiator leak in its power system. The outpost’s commander calls the situation serious, but not life-threatening.

05/10/2013

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

Russian Becomes World’s Oldest Spacewalker At 59

A 59-year-old Russian cosmonaut became the world’s oldest spacewalker Friday, joining a much younger cosmonaut’s son for a little maintenance work outside the International Space Station.

04/19/2013

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