The International Space Station in orbit above Earth

The International Space Station and 22 Years of Human Occupation

The International Space Station celebrates its 22nd anniversary of continuous human habitation. The ISS has been continuously occupied since 2000, and thousands of experiments have been conducted ther...

These Microbes were Unknown to Science – Then They Were Found on the Space Station

Four species of bacteria were discovered living happily on the International Space Station (ISS) - and three of them are new to science! They were discovered by scientists from the US and India, worki...

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Historic All Women Spacewalk

Astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir conduct the first all women spacewalk together from the International Space Station. It will last 5.5 hours and you can watch it here.  

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First Emirati on the ISS blasts off on Soyuz Rocket

A soyuz rocket has blasted off from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan to take astronauts to the International Space Station. The three member crew includes an Emirati, Russian and an American. H...