NASA may need more astronauts for space station, moon missions, report says

NASA may need more astronauts to meet its human spaceflight goals over the coming years, according to a new report from the agency’s investigative office. Currently, NASA only flies astronauts to the International Space Station aboard SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsules and Russia’s Soyuz vehicles. But the agency’s ambitious Artemis program to return humans to the … Read more

SpaceX Dragon, Spacewalk Preps Amidst Space Botany and Biology Research on Space Station

The station is pictured from the SpaceX Crew Dragon Endeavour during a fly around that took place on November 8, 2021. Credit: NASA The International Space Station is gearing up for the departure of a U.S. resupply ship and a Russian spacewalk next week. Meanwhile, the Expedition 66 crew is maintaining its pace of research … Read more

Himesh Patel on Jeevan’s Big Station Eleven Episode

Himesh Patel. Photo-Illustration: Mike Coppola/Getty Images Spoilers for Station Eleven episode nine. The events of HBO Max’s Station Eleven kick off when a flailing freelance writer named Jeevan, played by Himesh Patel, takes in a young actress named Kirsten, played by Matilda Lawler, amid the onset of a highly lethal pandemic. As the season progresses, … Read more

NASA Approves Uplift Aerospace for International Space Station

PARK CITY, UT / ACCESSWIRE / January 4, 2022 / NRP Stone, Inc. (OTC PINK:NRPI) NRP Stone is pleased to announce that its acquisition, Uplift Aerospace, has signed a contract with NASA to deploy its Constellation VaultTM on the International Space Station (ISS). The Constellation Vault will be history’s first vault on the International Space … Read more

Ixigo’s ‘Agla Station Mars’ rekindles train journey in new ad film, Marketing & Advertising News, ET BrandEquity

Ixigo’s ‘Agla Station Mars’ rekindles train journey in new ad film. Online travel portal, Ixigo has come up with a new video campaign that has been conceptualised and produced by the in-house team. The ad film, which is titled, ‘agla Station Mars’, as the film opens up, one can see an astronaut pushing his heavy … Read more

Brokdorf nuclear power station went offline on New Year’s Eve | NDR.de – news

Status: 01.01.2022 5:37 p.m. In Schleswig-Holstein no more nuclear power is produced. The Brokdorf nuclear power plant went offline on Saturday night as a result of the nuclear phase-out resolution. The power plant was in operation for 35 years. According to the nuclear phase-out, Schleswig-Holstein’s last nuclear power plant, Brokdorf, ended on Saturday night. As … Read more

White House directs NASA to extend International Space Station operations through 2030

The White House has given NASA a New Year’s Eve “go” to continue operations on board the International Space Station through 2030, granting the orbital outpost a six-year life extension. NASA Administrator Bill Nelson was directed by the Biden-Harris administration to work with the agency’s partners, including the European Space Agency (ESA), Canadian Space Agency, … Read more

SpaceX aces 100th rocket landing after Dragon cargo ship launch to space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX launched its 31st rocket of the year early Tuesday (Dec. 21), sending a used Dragon cargo capsule toward the International Space Station before nailing the company’s 100th landing. A new two-stage Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Launch Complex 39A here at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center at 5:07 a.m. EST … Read more

With 55 launches, Mars landing and space station dockings China dominated the space race in 2021

As the new age space race commences, 2021 will be remembered as the year when countries outpaced each other in technological marvelling as they breached new frontiers beyond the orbit of Earth. From the US to Europe to China to the Middle East to India, countries are fighting for their share of the space that … Read more

Boris Johnson without a mask at the police station, this may be a detail for you …

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, in Uxbridge, England on December 17, 2021. LÉON NEAL/GETTY IMAGES/AFP Pout Boris Johnson is all crumpled up, but by what? Installed in a police station in Uxbridge, a town in north-west London, does he think of the security problems raised by the police officers who surround him, the economic difficulties … Read more