Tag Archives: International Space Station

Soyuz Capsule with Crew of 3 Arrives at Space Station After Docking Glitch

A Soyuz space capsule carrying travelers from Russia, the United States & United Kingdom arrived at the International Space Station today (Dec. 15), with its cosmonaut commander manually docking the…

British astronaut Tim Peake begins mission on International Space Station

Britain's star astronaut Tim Peake has started his mission on the International Space Station (ISS) after a perfect rocket launch watched by his family. A Russian Soyuz FG rocket blasted…

High winds push Orbital space launch bid to Sunday

High winds in Florida have pushed to Sunday Orbital ATK's launch of its unmanned Cygnus cargo ship to the International Space Station, the latest in a series of delays due…

Astronauts in Space Honor Paris Attack Victims (Video)

The crew of the International Space Station & flight controllers worldwide held a moment of silence this week for the victims of the Nov. 13 Paris terrorist attacks, & NASA…

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Got the Right Stuff? NASA Is Recruiting New Astronauts

Calling all aspiring astronauts: NASA announced today (Nov. 4) that it will be accepting applications starting in December for its next round of astronaut training. Currently, there are 47 active…

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Congo grants exit visas to adopted children after two-year wait

KINSHASA (Reuters) – Congo will allow 69 children to leave for adoption by foreign parents, the first to be granted exit visas since the government imposed a moratorium two years…

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Talk Talk says cyberattack data theft not as bad as feared

LONDON (AP) — British telecoms company Talk Talk says a cyberattack feared to have put 4 million customers' details at risk is not as offensive as initially thought. Chief executive…

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Burger has overcome so much, but couldn't beat New Zealand

LONDON (AP) — Schalk Burger beat a life-threatening illness, overcame potentially career-ending injuries, & did everything he could to obtain South Africa into another Rugby World Cup final. On Saturday,…

Prenuptial agreement cited in Kaley Cuoco divorce filing

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A divorce filing by "Big Bang Theory" star Kaley Cuoco (KAY'-lee KWOH'-koh) says the actress & her husband of 20 months have a prenuptial agreement. Cuoco…

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Refugee landings in Lesbos ease as storm approaches and deaths mount

LESBOS(Reuters) – Fewer boats than normal carrying Syrian refugees & migrants from eleswhere landed on the Greek island of Lesbos on Monday morning as a storm threatened to hit, following…