Astronaut

08.22.17
Researchers want astronauts to put their biological waste to work
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Researchers want astronauts to put their biological waste to work

They’re using urine and exhaled air to fuel yeasts that can generate useful byproducts.

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06.07.17
NASA selects new class of astronauts for future exploration
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NASA selects new class of astronauts for future exploration

The 22nd group includes engineers, military medics, pilots and scientists.

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04.11.17
Watch NASA's first 4K broadcast from space on April 26th
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Watch NASA's first 4K broadcast from space on April 26th

Live 4K video from Earth's orbit, but we still can't watch Netflix without buffering.

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03.30.17
Watch astronaut Peggy Whitson's historic spacewalk
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Watch astronaut Peggy Whitson's historic spacewalk

She's on track to having the most spacewalks under her belt out of all female astronauts.

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