April 12, 2013
This how NASA intends to capture an asteroid: NASA’s FY2014 budget proposal includes a plan to robotically capture a small near-Earth asteroid and redirect it safely to a stable lunar orbit where astronauts can visit and explore it. Have a look at the video…
October 27, 2012
Astronaut Soichi Noglichi (from Japan’s space agency) waving for the camera during an Extra-vehicular activity. Astronaut Steve Robinson is seen taking the picture reflected in the visor. Image credit: NASA/Science Photo Library
September 9, 2012
Expedition 32 flight engineer, NASA astronaut Sunita Williams, appears to touch the bright sun during the mission’s third session of extravehicular activity (EVA) on Sept. 5, 2012. Image Credit: NASA
May 23, 2011
The International Space Station’s solar array panels and the Earth are featured in this image photographed by an astronaut
March 3, 2011
Earth is reflected in the helmet visor of NASA astronaut Alvin Drew, STS-133 mission specialist, as he participates in the mission’s first session of extravehicular activity, as construction and maintenance continue on the International Space Station.
March 1, 2011
Space shuttle Discovery has docked at the International Space Station on its final visit before becoming a museum.