AFP (June 18, 2016) A three-man crew, including British astronaut Tim Peake, land in the Kazakh steppe after completing a six-month mission at the International Space Station (ISS).
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AFP (June 21, 2016) British astronaut Tim Peake has landed back on Earth after spending six months on the International Space Station (ISS) and is now looking forward to having some family time -- although his next ... watch video
AFP (Dec. 14, 2015) British astronaut Tim Peake, American Tim Kopra and Russian Yuri Malenchenko will blast off from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on board a Soyuz rocket for a six-month mission to the ... watch video
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Cygnus arrives at ISS
Orbital Sciences' Cygnus spacecraft has made the company's first contracted resupply flight to the International Space ... watch video
AFP (Dec. 15, 2015) Tim Peake, the first Briton to travel to the International Space Station, blasts off from the Baikonur cosmodrome with Russian space veteran Yury Malenchenko and Tim Kopra of NASA for a six-month ... watch video
Sep. 26, 2016 Space is filled with types of light we can't see -- from infrared signals released by hot stars and galaxies, to the cosmic microwave background. Some of this invisible light ... read more
Sep. 26, 2016 The merger of two black holes, such as the one that produced the gravitational waves discovered by the LIGO Observatory, is considered an extremely complex process that can ... read more
Sep. 22, 2016 Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, and a trick of nature, have confirmed the existence of a planet orbiting two stars in the system OGLE-2007-BLG-349, located ... read more
Sep. 21, 2016 Two particle jets shoot out from the heart of active galaxy NGC 1052 at the speed of light, apparently originating in the vicinity of a massive black hole. Researchers have ... read more
Oct. 14, 2015 An innovative SkinSuit designed to reduce the debilitating physical effects of space flight has been trialled for the first time on the International Space Station (ISS) by a European Space Agency ... read more
July 15, 2015 Pioneering research into the health impacts of spaceflight has been identified as a possible experiment to be conducted by a British astronaut on his maiden voyage to the International Space ... read more
Dec. 20, 2012 Space can be a potentially hazardous environment to live and work in, especially when it comes to radiation. Originating from violent storms on the Sun and galactic cosmic rays produced in distant ... read more