International Space Station

File photo of the International Space Station.  (Photo by Paolo Nespoli - ESA/NASA via Getty Images)

Italian Astronaut Brews, Sips First Fresh Espresso in Space

The first Italian woman in space is now the world’s first orbiting barista.

05/05/2015

The International Space Station (ISS)  (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

Space Station Astronauts Get Big Screen, Watch ‘Gravity’

Space station astronauts have finally hit the big time, at least when it comes to the big screen.

04/30/2015

In this handout image provided by the European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA, the International Space Station. (Photo by Paolo Nespoli - ESA/NASA via Getty Images)

6 Evacuate U.S. Part of Space Station; NASA Says All Are Safe

Astronauts hurriedly evacuated the U.S. section of the International Space Station and moved to its Russian module after a coolant problem emerged Wednesday, but Russian and U.S. officials insisted all six crew were not in any danger.

01/14/2015

International Space Station (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

Ammonia Leak in Space Station Poses No Danger to Crew

The Russian space agency says an ammonia leak at a U.S. segment of the International Space Station has prompted its six-person crew to lock it up and move to a Russian module, but they aren’t in danger.

01/14/2015

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Baltimore Astronaut Comes Back to Life on Earth as Twitter Superstar

Tweeting from space might not be a vital part of Astronaut Reid Wiseman’s job description, but it certainly grabbed the attention of hundreds of thousands who re-shared his amazing pictures from his first trip on the International Space Station.

11/18/2014

File photo of the International Space Station.  (Photo by Paolo Nespoli - ESA/NASA via Getty Images)

Local Astronaut Cheers Orioles On From Space

U.S. Navy Lt. Commander G. Reid Wiseman, who was born and raised in the Baltimore area, cheered on the Orioles from the International Space Station Thursday.

10/03/2014

International Space Station (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

NASA Picks U-Md. Proposal for Space Station Project

NASA has chosen a University of Maryland proposal for a new instrument to observe changes in global vegetation from the International Space Station.

07/31/2014

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Space Station Shipment Launched From Virginia

A commercial cargo ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Sunday, carrying food, science samples and new odor-resistant gym.

07/13/2014

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Cosmic Caffeine: Space Station Adds Italian Espresso Machine

The astronauts in space will soon be sipping some good coffee. The International Space Station is getting a real Italian espresso machine.

06/27/2014

International Space Station (credit: Paolo Nespoli - ESA/NASA via Getty Images)

Md. Man On the International Space Station Tweets With Boyish Delight About Space

U.S. Navy Lt. Commander G. Reid Wiseman, who was born and raised in the Baltimore area, launched from Kazakhstan to the International Space Station on May 29.

06/05/2014

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