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  • NASA to send astronauts to boulder pulled off asteroid
    NASA to send astronauts to boulder pulled off asteroid
    NASA has selected somewhat of an oddity for their next manned space flight mission. The organization has taken aim at landing astronauts on an asteroid. That isn’t in itself strange, as many of NASA’s recent projects have revolved...
  • Astronaut Peggy Whitson with Kathy Griffin and Valerie Plame
    NASA announces astronaut crews for upcoming International Space Station missions
    Crew members have been announced by NASA on Monday, February 09, 2015, for the next three International Space Station missions.Two female astronauts, Kate Rubins and Peggy Whitson are scheduled to be on two of the next three missions.“Rubins...
  • Challenger explosion
    Remembering the Challenger astronauts
    January 29 was the 29th anniversary of the explosion and death of the seven American astronauts and the Challenger space shuttle. While not the first loss of Americans in NASA’s astronaut program, the Challenger explosion is perhaps the most...
  • 'Rainbow' UFO found in Apollo 12 moon mission photos (Video)
    'Rainbow' UFO found in Apollo 12 moon mission photos (Video)
    A UFO enthusiast has found what looks to be a tri-colored, triple-segmented UFO hovering just above the horizon on the moon in some old NASA photos from the Apollo 12 lunar mission. It has long been established that several astronauts, both...
  • Former NASA worker claims in 1979 human-like figures seen walking on Mars near Viking lander, first craft to send images back from red planet.
    NASA staff saw 2 human-like figures walk on Mars surface via video feed?
    A former NASA employee claims that in 1979 when the first vehicle landed on Mars, which was the Viking lander, she saw evidence of two human figures walking toward that craft. She introduced herself as only “Jackie” and told Coast to...
  • What these astronauts saw from space has changed them forever
    Astronauts saw something from space that changed them forever
    When these astronauts left Earth and headed for space they saw something that they didn't expect. They had no idea that this would leave them with such a profound feeling. When they left the planet the emphasis of the mission was going into...
  • Is a UFO monitoring astronauts during ISS space walk?
    Is a UFO monitoring astronauts during ISS space walk?
    On October 7, the live camera feed from the International Space Station (ISS) captured video of a UFO near by astronauts during a spacewalk. In a Youtube video uploaded today by NASA of the spacewalk, an unknown craft is clearly visible as one of...
  • NASA Flight Engineer Reid Wiseman
    NASA Expedition 40: This isn't your typical food delivery address
    Planet Earth food deliveries arrive in passenger cars and trucks to the average American home, and there isn't usually too much concern about how many bags of food can fit in the vehicle. But getting groceries to the International Space...
  • Coming in Russia: A special tour for space fans
    Coming in Russia: A special tour for space fans
    Attention all rocket persons: Here’s your chance to get a first-hand look at a once-secret cosmonaut training center in Russia, take a simulated Zero-G ride through space, enjoy a VIP seat at an actual rocket launch and then watch it dock...
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    Cosmonaut Alexei Leonov
    Alexei Leonov (1934–Present) was the first human to walk in space, on 18 March 1965. His extra-vehicular activity (EVA) was conducted from the Soviet spacecraft, Voskhod 2. A decade later Leonov was part of the first joint-nation space...
  • Z-2 Spacesuit
    Extreme Makeover: Astronaut Edition - NASA's futuristic new spacesuit designs
    If you’ve ever wondered what the latest fashion trends are for NASA astronauts, then here is your answer. For the first time in nearly 30 years, spacesuits for American astronauts are being given a complete makeover for the 21st century, as...
  • Soyouz goes into space
    Going to space can make astronaut’s brain spacey
    New research from Johns Hopkins indicates that long-term deep space missions can mess with astronauts on a physiological level.Specifically, the research finds that brain protein can be altered and reaction times lowered by the aforementioned-type...
  • International Space Station
    US Cargo supply mission wraps up first trip to International Space Station
    The lure of space travel, visiting far away planets, and zipping across the universe a la the Starship Enterprise has always attracted humans. Current technology is nowhere near those feats, but research is moving along in many areas of science...
  • Future astronauts on the moon
    Journalism professor compares NASA to a Panda, cute but in danger of extinction
    A journalism professor named Charles Seife posted a February 5, 2014 article in Slate in which he compared NASA to a Panda, loveable but flirting with extinction. The article suggests that the space agency has lacked a real purpose since the...
  • Mars One
    Support a permanent human settlement on Mars
    Have you always wanted to travel in space? Did you dream of being an astronaut as a kid? Well, now you have a chance to bring that reality a little closer by participating in Mars One, the First Private Mars Mission in 2018. Move over, little...