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NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for May 17, 2019 Video in Story

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NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for May 17, 2019.

NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station.


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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 16 May 2019 - Immunology Research

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NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 16 May 2019 - Immunology Research.

Critical life science continues apace aboard the International Space Station today helping NASA support human missions to the Moon and beyond. The Expedition 59 crew is also gearing up for another maintenance spacewalk at the end of May.

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 15 May 2019 - Benefits and Risks of Microorganisms Living in a Spacecraft

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 15 May 2019 - Benefits and Risks of Microorganisms Living in a Spacecraft Video in Story

The Expedition 59 crew spent the day exploring what happens to the immune system when exposed to the microgravity environment. The space residents are also gearing up for another spacewalk at the International Space Station.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 14 May 2019 - Russians Prepare for Spacewalk

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 14 May 2019 - Russians Prepare for Spacewalk

The Expedition 59 astronauts are moving full speed ahead today with continuous space biology research. Two cosmonauts are also pressing forward with plans to conduct the fourth spacewalk this year at the International Space Station.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 13 May 2019 - Robotic Arms in Action

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 13 May 2019 - Robotic Arms in Action

A pair of robotic arms from Canada and Japan continued swapping experiment hardware on the International Space Station over the weekend. Meanwhile, the Expedition 59 crew started the week exploring robotics and biology today while a pair of cosmonauts look to the next spacewalk.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 10 May 2019 - Kidney Cells Experiment

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 10 May 2019 - Kidney Cells Experiment Video in Story

The Expedition 59 crew focused intensely on human research today to improve the health of people on Earth and in space.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 9 May 2019 - Ongoing Medical Research

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 9 May 2019 - Ongoing Medical Research

The Expedition 59 crew has a light duty day today with some science work on the schedule. Meanwhile, robotics controllers are preparing to swap external payloads in the unpressurized trunk of the SpaceX Dragon cargo craft.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 26 April 2019 - Emergency Drill Today

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 26 April 2019 - Emergency Drill Today Video in Story

The six-member Expedition 59 crew conducted a routine, periodic drill for response to emergencies today in the middle of a science-packed day. The astronauts also researched space biology while preparing for next week's SpaceX Dragon cargo mission.


NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for April 26, 2019

NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for April 26, 2019 Video in Story

NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 25 April 2019 - Biomedical and Botany Research

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 25 April 2019 - Biomedical and Botany Research

Vein scans and eye checks were on the schedule today as the Expedition 59 crew continues ongoing biomedical studies.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 24 April 2019 - Head and Eye Pressure Research

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 24 April 2019 - Head and Eye Pressure Research Video in Story

The Expedition 59 crew is unloading one U.S. cargo ship today and preparing for the arrival of another after it launches from Florida next week.


Astronaut Christina Koch Fixes COLBERT Treadmill On ISS

Astronaut Christina Koch Fixes COLBERT Treadmill On ISS

NASA astronaut Christina Koch works to remove and replace the treadmill, also known known as the Combined Operational Load Bearing External Resistance Treadmill, or COLBERT, inside the Tranquility module.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 23 April 2019 - Unpacking Cargo and New Research

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 23 April 2019 - Unpacking Cargo and New Research

The Expedition 59 crew spent the majority of Tuesday conducting space experiments and setting up research hardware.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 22 April 2019 - New Scientific Research to Start

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 22 April 2019 - New Scientific Research to Start

The Expedition 59 crew has been unpacking Northrop Grumman's Cygnus cargo craft over the weekend and began science operations on the newly delivered space research.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 19 April 2019 - Cygnus Spacecraft Docked

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 19 April 2019 - Cygnus Spacecraft Docked Video in Story

After its capture this morning at 5:28 a.m. EDT, the Northrop Grumman Cygnus spacecraft was bolted into place on the International Space Station's Earth-facing port of the Unity module at 7:31 a.m. At the time of installation, Cygnus was flying 255 miles above the Indian Ocean just south of Singapore.


NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for April 19, 2019

NASA Weekly ISS Space to Ground Report for April 19, 2019 Video in Story

NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station.


NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 18 April 2019 - Crew Prepares to Receive New Supplies and New Experiments

NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 18 April 2019 - Crew Prepares to Receive New Supplies and New Experiments Video in Story

The Cygnus space freighter is on orbit today and refining its approach to the International Space Station following its launch from Virginia Thursday afternoon.



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