Stories tagged: international space station
Sun., July 7, 2019, 5 a.m.
The customer call that came one day last December was different than any other. A longtime resident wanted daily delivery of The Spokesman-Review. At the International Space Station.
UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019, 7:51 p.m.
Two Russian crewmembers on the International Space Station ventured into open space Wednesday to conduct scientific research and help maintain the orbiting outpost.
UPDATED: Mon., May 6, 2019, 9:50 p.m.
A SpaceX shipment arrived at the International Space Station on Monday with a “cosmic catch” by a pair of Canadians.
Sat., May 4, 2019, 10:50 a.m.
SpaceX launched a load of supplies to the International Space Station on Saturday following a pair of unusual power delays.
Tue., April 30, 2019, 11:03 a.m.
A major power shortage at the International Space Station has delayed this week’s SpaceX supply run.
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 10:46 a.m.
A private cargo ship has arrived at the International Space Station following a 1-day journey from Virginia.
Wed., April 17, 2019, 11:20 a.m.
A NASA astronaut will spend nearly a year at the International Space Station, setting a record for women. Station astronaut Christina Koch will remain on board for about 11 months, …
Thu., April 11, 2019, 11:09 a.m.
A unique study of twin astronauts is helping scientists uncover how the body responds to long space travel.
UPDATED: Mon., April 8, 2019, 1:39 p.m.
Spacewalking astronauts completed battery and cable work outside the International Space Station on Monday despite communication trouble that sometimes made it hard for them to hear.
Mon., April 8, 2019, 6:53 a.m.
Spacewalking astronauts are tackling battery and cable work outside the International Space Station. It’s the third spacewalk in just 2
Thu., April 4, 2019, 1:21 p.m.
An unmanned Russian spacecraft carrying more than three tons of cargo has set a record time for a trip to the International Space Station, docking with the orbiting outpost in …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
One week after India became the fourth country in the world to target and shatter a satellite in low Earth orbit with a missile, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine condemned the …
UPDATED: Mon., April 1, 2019, 6:09 p.m.
Spokane astronaut Anne McClain addresses spacesuit issue, ‘SNL’ skit in ‘Today’ interview from International Space Station
Spokane native Anne McClain addressed the space suit sizing controversy on the TODAY show – two days after she was parodied on Saturday Night Live.
UPDATED: Wed., March 27, 2019, 7:25 p.m.
Spokane native and NASA astronaut Anne McClain said she made the recommendation to swap her out of what would have been the first all-female spacewalk in history. “Leaders must make …
UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019, 10:27 p.m.
McClain was expected to participate in the history-making event on Friday with fellow NASA astronaut Christina Koch, but the agency said Monday that crew members had been reassigned, in part …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 8:56 p.m.
SpaceX’s swanky new crew capsule returned from the International Space Station to an old-fashioned splashdown in the Atlantic on Friday, successfully ending a test flight that could lead to astronaut …
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
Spokane native Anne McClain will be making history as part of NASA’s first all-female spacewalk at the International Space Station.
UPDATED: Sun., March 3, 2019, 7:14 p.m.
SpaceX’s Dragon capsule docked successfully with the International Space Station today, marking the first time in eight years that an American-made spacecraft capable of carrying humans has flown to the …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 9:25 p.m.
America’s newest capsule for astronauts rocketed Saturday toward the International Space Station on a high-stakes test flight by SpaceX.
Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 11:18 a.m.
Nearly a year in space put astronaut Scott Kelly’s immune system on high alert and changed the activity of some of his genes compared to his Earth-bound identical twin, researchers …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
Christmas in space: Spokane’s Anne McClain, crewmates celebrate holiday aboard International Space Station
Spokane native Lt. Col. Anne McClain and NASA Expedition 58 crewmates spent Christmas enjoying a holiday meal, sharing gifts and calling down to family members from the International Space Station.
Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 9:27 p.m.
Three astronauts have returned to Earth after more than six months aboard the International Space Station.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 8:36 p.m.
A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday, following a slight delay caused by a communication drop-out.
Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 2:36 p.m.
Christmas turkey rocketed toward the International Space Station on Wednesday, along with cranberry sauce, candied yams and the obligatory fruitcake.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
Spokane astronaut Anne McClain boards International Space Station as Gonzaga Prep follows the journey
Three astronauts successfully blasted off Monday to the International Space Station from Kazakhstan, a perfect launch that follows October’s aborted mission.
Sun., Dec. 2, 2018
When Lt. Col. Anne McClain was a child, her dream was to become an astronaut. This month, that dream becomes reality.
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Astronauts scrambled Thursday to patch a tiny hole that was allowing air to leak from the Russian side of the International Space Station.
Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 2:48 p.m.
After a seven-year hiatus, American astronauts will once again go to space from the U.S.
Sat., July 21, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
The spacecraft Boeing plans to use to fly NASA astronauts to the International Space Station suffered a significant setback when, during a test of its emergency abort system in June, …
UPDATED: Fri., June 29, 2018, 2:48 p.m.
A SpaceX rocket that flew just two months ago with a NASA satellite roared back into action Friday, launching the first orbiting robot with artificial intelligence and other station supplies.