Intl. Space Station

Intl. Space Station


NASA's page for updates from the International Space Station, the world-class lab orbiting Earth 250 miles above. For the latest research, follow @ISS_Research.

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NASA TV is live now broadcasting the release of the @SpaceX  #Dragon  from the station set for 9:05am ET today. #AskNASA  | Read more...

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Exp 63 Commander Chris Cassidy studied math at the @NavalAcademy  and ocean engineering at @MIT  and served 11 years with the @us_navyseals  before joining the @NASA_Astronauts .

The @SpaceX  #Dragon  resupply ship left the station today and splashed down in the Pacific Ocean at 2:50pm ET (11:50am PT) with over 4,000 pounds of science and station cargo. Read more...

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@NASA  TV will broadcast the robotic release of the @SpaceX  #Dragon  resupply ship Tuesday morning as @AstroDrewMorgan  monitors its departure. Read more...

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On #WorldHealthDay , we pause to thank healthcare workers worldwide for their tireless efforts and selfless dedication to the well-being of all people.

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As we support our healthcare workers by staying home during this time, check out the fun activities, podcasts, videos and more available at your fingertips through #NASAatHome  !

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How many volcanoes do you see peeking through the clouds over the Galápagos Islands? This photo, taken from the station in 2004, is part of our countdown to the #EarthDay50th  anniversary and the #SpaceStation20th  anniversary of continuous human presence.

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@Astro2fish  orbited over Hurricane#Harvey2017  and photographed the storm bearing down on the Texas coast.

Millions of people saw #Eclipse2017  but only six people saw the umbra, or the moon's shadow, over the United States from space today.

There may be no better view of Earth than from the International Space Station. In honor of #EarthDay , enjoy these photos taken by from 250 miles above our home planet. You can search astronaut photography here: . #PictureEarth 

This one minute time-lapse video shows a 27-minute orbital night pass the space station took from Germany to Indonesia on March 21.

It's the moon, sunspots AND the station in front of the sun. photographer captures station transiting sun during #Eclipse2017 

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Currently living in space, @StationCDRKelly  is 1 of 6 people that literally cannot be dragged down. #DragMeDown 

City lights, oh so bright, deep at night, all around the world... New York City ?? Dammam, Saudi Arabia ?? Winnipeg, Canada ?? Bucharest, Romania ??

Cameras outside the station captured views of #HurricaneDorian  at 12:16 p.m. ET on Sept. 1 as it churned over the northern Bahamas. The storm is a dangerous Category 5 hurricane, carrying the strongest winds in recorded history for the northwestern Bahamas. #Hurricane  #Dorian 

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