Afraid Of Heights In Space: NASA Astronaut Details FlightWhen NASA astronaut Joseph Acaba was out doing a spacewalk during a recent trip to the International Space Station, he held on tight. That's because Acaba is afraid of heights.
3 Space Station Astronauts Return To EarthThree astronauts returned from the International Space Station to the snowy, bitingly cold flat lands of Central Asia, ending a 5 1/2-month mission highlighted by robotic renovations, teacher pep talks and greetings from Pope Francis.
NASA Bumps Astronaut Off Space Station Flight In Rare MoveNASA has bumped an astronaut off an upcoming spaceflight, a rare move for the space agency so close to launch.
Space Delivery: Astronauts Get Ice Cream, Make-Own PizzasAstronauts got a mouth-watering haul with Tuesday's Earth-to-space delivery — pizza and ice cream.
Spacewalkers Installing New Hand On Station RobotSpacewalking astronauts worked at giving the International Space Station's big robot arm a new hand Thursday.
NASA's Space Champ Returns To Earth, Logs 665 Days AloftAstronaut Peggy Whitson returned to Earth late Saturday, wrapping up a record-breaking flight that catapulted her to first place for U.S. space endurance.
SpaceX Launches 1st Recycled Supply ShipSpaceX launched its first recycled cargo ship to the International Space Station on Saturday, yet another milestone in its bid to drive down flight costs.
Spacewalking Astronauts Tackle Urgent ISS RepairsSpacewalking astronauts made urgent repairs at the International Space Station. Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer went out Tuesday morning, three days after a critical relay box abruptly stopped working.
Equipment Water Leak Stalls Spacewalk By 2 U.S. AstronautsAn equipment water leak has stalled a spacewalk by two U.S. astronauts at the International Space Station.
New Record For Most Time In Space By AmericanPeggy Whitson has another record under her space belt. The International Space Station commander surpassed the record of 534 days, two hours and 48 minutes for most accumulated time in orbit by an American.
Space Station Supply Ship At Launch Pad Honors John GlennOne of NASA's delivery services is paying tribute to John Glenn, as it gets set to launch supplies to the International Space Station.
Record-Setting Astronaut Thrilled With Bonus Time In SpaceThe world's most experienced spacewoman says she's thrilled to get an extra three months off the planet.
World's Oldest Spacewoman Gets 3 Extra Months In OrbitThe world's oldest and most experienced spacewoman is getting three extra months in orbit. NASA announced Wednesday that astronaut Peggy Whitson will remain on the International Space Station until September.
Spacewalking Astronauts Prep Station For New Parking SpotAstronauts have ventured out on a spacewalk to prep the International Space Station for a new parking spot.
SpaceX Sends Satellite Into Orbit After 2-Day DelaySpaceX has launched a communications satellite into orbit after a two-day delay. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying an EchoStar satellite lifted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida.