International Space Station

FILE - In this Friday, July 8, 2011 file photo, the space shuttle Atlantis lifts off from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. Atlantis was the 135th and last space shuttle launch for NASA. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Who gets to manage traffic in space?

Which federal agency should take charge of space traffic management? Congress couldn’t figure that one out. So it hired the National Academy of Public…

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A NASA specialist helps U.S. astronaut Scott Tingle shortly after the landing of the Russian Soyuz MS-07 space capsule about 150 km (80 miles) south-east of the Kazakh town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, Sunday, June 3, 2018. A Soyuz space capsule with Russian cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov, U.S. astronaut Scott Tingle and Japanese astronaut Norishige Kanai, returning from a mission to the International Space Station landed safely on Sunday on the steppes of Kazakhstan. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, pool)

Astronaut foresees coming boost in NASA interest

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In this image from video made available by NASA, astronaut Drew Feustel prepares to close a door to an atmospheric experiment during a space walk outside the International Space Station on Thursday, June 14, 2018. (NASA via AP)

NASA’s impending dilemma: Fund the ISS, or new deep space missions?

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FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2007 file photo by Associated Press photojournalist Alan Diaz, the space shuttle Endeavour lifts off from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. Diaz, whose photo of the terrified 6-year-old Cuban boy named Elian Gonzalez earned him the Pulitzer Prize, died Tuesday, July 3, 2018, his daughter Aillette Rodriguez-Diaz said. He was 71. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

NASA adapting to, benefiting from more crowded spaceflight industry

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#FedFeed – NASA unveils new spacesuit

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This still image taken from video provided by NASA shows U.S. astronaut Shane Kimbrough, left and  French astronaut Thomas Pesquet during a space walk outside the International Space Station, Friday, Jan. 13, 2017.  The astronauts are taking another spacewalk to plug in new and better batteries outside the space station. It's the same type of job conducted last Friday. Pesquet is the first French spacewalker in 15 years.  (NASA via AP)

#FedFeed – NASA livestreams spacewalk

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#FedFeed – Message from space and a happy homecoming

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This photo provided by NASA TV shows the Cygnus resupply ship, above, slowly approaching the International Space Station before the Canadarm2 reaches out and grapples it, Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016. Once the Cygnus is unloaded, it will be filled with trash and set loose to burn up in the atmosphere in mid-November. (NASA TV via AP)

#FedFeed – Take a video tour of the International Space Station

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Russian spacecraft launches with NASA astronaut aboard

The Soyuz MS-01 spacecraft launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Thursday, July 7, 2016 , Kazakh time (July 6 Eastern time), Baikonur, Kazakhstan.

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NASA chief tours Russian cosmonaut training center

NASA Administrator recently paid a visit to the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia, where many of the crews of the International Space…

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NASA launches Expedition 47 to International Space Station

A Soyuz TMA-20M rocket launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Saturday, carrying NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams and two cosmonauts to the International Space Station. The crew of Expedition 47 will spend 5 1/2 months on the station.

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