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.
Today at 2pm ET, we'll talk live on @NASA TV about the station's Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS), a cosmic particle detector in operation since 2011, and the spacewalks necessary to repair the device. Reply with your #AskNASA questions.
NASA TV goes live Tuesday at 2pm ET to discuss the science from the station's cosmic particle detector and preview the spacewalks required to repair the astrophysics device.
The Exp 61 crew is focusing on a complex series of spacewalks set to start soon to repair a cosmic particle detector. The orbital residents also conducted an emergency drill aboard the station 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
It's the moon, sunspots AND the station in front of the sun. photographer captures station transiting sun during #Eclipse2017
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
Astronauts on Apollo 8 captured the first “Earthrise,” and now, astronauts on the space station capture Earth’s lights, days and nights. The best way to celebrate #WorldPhotographyDay is with photos of our world. Want more astronaut-captured shots? Visit .
Today we are celebrating 17 yrs of continuous human presence in space! Congrats to all who have had a part in this extraordinary endeavor.