Russian, American two-man crew reaches ISS

2017-04-20 22:30

A Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian and an American has reached the International Space Station completing the first two-man flight to the ISS in over a decade.

Spacewalk - Space Station getting new batteries

2017-01-13 16:06

French astronaut Thomas Pesquet has floated into space on his first-ever spacewalk on a mission to help upgrade the power system outside the International Space Station.

First flower blooms on international space station

2016-01-19 18:48

A bright orange zinnia has blossomed aboard the International Space Station, marking a first in space.

First Dane goes into space

2015-09-01 21:08

Denmark is sending its first man into space and in keeping with the country's love of all things cycling, one of his jobs will be to test new equipment on Danish-made exercise bikes.

Space station leak fixed

2013-05-17 07:30

Nasa says the new pump installed on the ISS has solved the ammonia 'gusher'.

Scientists 'find' cosmic dark matter

2013-04-03 19:14

A $2bn experiment on the International Space Station is on the verge of explaining one of the more mysterious building blocks of the universe.


Spacewalking French, US astronauts begin upgrade

2017-03-24 21:30

A French and an American astronaut have floated outside the International Space Station to upgrade the orbiting outpost for the arrival of future space crews.

Space station orbits Earth 100 000 times

2016-05-16 23:30

The International Space Station has orbited Earth for the 100 000th time, Russian mission control says.

Space station marks 15 years

2015-11-02 22:41

Astronauts have circled the Earth on board the International Space Station for 15 years, a milestone for an orbiting space lab that some say deserves to win the Nobel Peace Prize.

Russian cosmonauts take spacewalk

2013-08-16 22:39

Two Russian cosmonauts have taken a spacewalk to prepare the space station for a new lab.

ISS leak fixed during spacewalk

2013-05-12 16:19

A spacewalk repair at the international space station has halted a serious leak for now.

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