Tonight this woman returns from space, the all-time US record-holder. Commander Peggy Whitson PhD, you rock. Safe landing, !
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The CST-100 #Starliner has been successfully stacked upon @ulalaunch ’s Atlas V rocket. The spacecraft will remain here at the launch site until @BoeingSpace’s Orbital Flight Test to the @Space_Station . 💻:
The Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer is a scientific instrument outside @Space_Station that is helping us learn about dark matter & the origins of the universe. Tomorrow, astronauts will perform the 2nd repair spacewalk to extend the instrument's life. More in the latest ScienceCast:
You can look at a lot of rocks before you find one that holds significant fossil evidence. To practice, team members for the #Mars2020 Rover and the @ESA_ExoMars Rover traveled to the Pilbara Region in Australia to examine stromatolites. @universetoday
By the way @Miquai and I made a series of motivational posters about the cosmos and you can purchase them if you like ->
The @NASA_Marshall Systems Integrations Lab was certified for final tests of the @NASA_SLS 🚀 "brain and nervous system:" integrated avionics & flight software. Here, engineers will run simulations to test launch, ascent & mission scenarios for #Artemis I.
Ever heard of Steller’s Sea Eagle? Native to eastern Russia & parts of Japan, it frequents coasts or rivers that are abundant in fish. Its powerful bill & sharp talons are great at tearing into salmon flesh, as well as into carcasses of seals & sea lions. [📸: Michael Pinczolits]