Millie Hughes-Fulford, Trailblazing Astronaut, Dies At 75 In San Francisco HomeMillie Hughes-Fulford, a trailblazing astronaut and scientist who became the first female payload specialist to fly in space for NASA, died following a yearslong battle with cancer, her family said.
NASA Astronaut On New Mission To Spread Knowledge From Space Research In Silicon ValleyNASA Astronaut Nick Hague has a new mission here on Earth after spending six months in space. His latest endeavor is taking him to the Bay Area for the “Destination Station”campaign. Hague talked about his recent space mission and his research aboard the International Space Station.
Lunar Explorer John Young, 1st Space Shuttle Commander, Dies at 87Astronaut John Young, who walked on the moon and later commanded the first space shuttle flight has died. Young was the only agency astronaut to go into space as part of the Gemini, Apollo and space shuttle programs.
NASA Astronaut, 2 Russian Cosmonauts From International Space Station Return To EarthNASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough and Russia's Sergei Ryzhikov and Andrei Borisenko touched down at 5:20 p.m. local time Monday after spending 173 days in space.
Is Buzz Aldrin Unimpressed With SpaceX Moon Mission?The second human to walk on the moon appears to be unimpressed with a planned SpaceX mission to fly two people around the moon sometime in 2018.
Former Astronaut, U.S. Senator John Glenn Has Died At 95Glenn became a national hero in 1962 when he became the first American to orbit the Earth...
521 Days: Astronaut Breaks NASA Record For Time Spent In SpaceAstronaut Jeffrey Williams has a new record for NASA under his space belt.
Astronaut From Napa Begins Four-Month Mission On Space StationThree astronauts, including a native of the Bay Area, boarded the International Space Station on Saturday after a two-day journey aboard a Russian Soyuz space capsule.
@Astro_Jeff's Photo Of San Francisco To Los Angeles From Space Is #AwesomeEarthlings are delighted when they see themselves from space and astronaut Jeff Williams is dazzling us everyday with his photos, shot from the International Space Station.
Apollo 10 Astronauts Heard 'Outer-Space Type' Music Around Far Side Of The MoonAs the Apollo 10 astronauts’ journey took them around the far side of the moon, the space explorers heard what they described as “outer space type” music, recently declassified transcripts revealed.
NASA Accepting Applications For AstronautsNASA is looking for its next class of astronauts.
Russian Drone Space Freighter Out Of Control, Out Of Communication After Launch Toward Space StationA Russian drone space freighter is out of control and out of communication after launching toward the International Space Station with 6,000 pounds of fuel, oxygen, water, and other supplies.
Twin Astronauts Taking Part In Longest Ever NASA Study On Space Travel's Aging EffectsNASA is set to carry out its longest mission ever in an effort to study the effects of space travel on the human body.
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Spacewalking Astronauts Complete Cable Repair Outside International Space Station For New NASA CapsulesIt was the third spacewalk in just over a week for Americans Terry Virts and Butch Wilmore, and the quickest succession of spacewalks since NASA's former shuttle days.