International space station

02.19.13
NASA and TopCoder want you to create an iPad app for the International Space Station
02.19.13

NASA and TopCoder want you to create an iPad app for the International Space Station

NASA and TopCoder, a company that hosts programming competitions, is teaming up on a series of...

By K. Hodgkins,   02.19.13
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11.04.12
NASA releases web app to help you spot ISS, celebrates 12 years of continuous crew occupation
11.04.12

NASA releases web app to help you spot ISS, celebrates 12 years of continuous crew occupation

The International Space Station just celebrated its 12th anniversary of having a crew continuously...

By A. Santos,   11.04.12
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10.17.12
Visualized: Cubesat micro-orbiters slip into space to flash Earth in Morse code
10.17.12

Visualized: Cubesat micro-orbiters slip into space to flash Earth in Morse code

Japan's four-inch FITSAT-1 orbiters were released from Japan's Kibo laboratory on the ISS last wee...

By S. Dent,   10.17.12
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10.10.12
Watch the SpaceX Dragon capsule docking with the ISS, live (update: success!)
10.10.12

Watch the SpaceX Dragon capsule docking with the ISS, live (update: success!)

SpaceX's Dragon left the planet on October 7th in a blaze of glory, and should be docking with the...

By D. Cooper,   10.10.12
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10.07.12
Watch the SpaceX Dragon capsule lift off, live (video)
10.07.12

Watch the SpaceX Dragon capsule lift off, live (video)

There's nothing like a good ol' fashion rocket launch to spice up a lazy Sunday evening -- the Spa...

By S. Buckley,   10.07.12
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10.07.12
SpaceX Dragon capsule launch gets go signal from NASA
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SpaceX Dragon capsule launch gets go signal from NASA

One small step in May is poised to turn into one giant leap for space capitalism as NASA approved th...

By A. Souppouris,   10.07.12
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10.07.12
US and Russian space agencies to launch first year-long mission on the ISS
10.07.12

US and Russian space agencies to launch first year-long mission on the ISS

If you thought that year out around Europe was an eye opener, how about 12 months on the Internati...

By J. Trew,   10.07.12
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10.05.12
Japan's LED-stacked cubesat will burn Morse code into the heavens
10.05.12

Japan's LED-stacked cubesat will burn Morse code into the heavens

If you thought cloud writing was cool, then how about a message from space burnt into the night sk...

By J. Rigg,   10.05.12
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09.21.12
SpaceX to start International Space Station cargo runs on October 7th, kick off routine private spaceflight
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SpaceX to start International Space Station cargo runs on October 7th, kick off routine private spaceflight

SpaceX just put a date on when private space travel becomes a seemingly everyday affair: October 7th...

By J. Fingas,   09.21.12
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