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Reid Wiseman, Baltimore native, tweets a photo after landing safely in Kazakhstan. (Photo by Reid Wiseman via @astro_reid)

Md. Astronaut Returns to Earth After 6 Months in ISS

An astronaut from Maryland who became a local social media sensation has returned to Earth after six months in orbit.

11/10/2014

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

photo credit: Rick Mastracchio,
@AstroRM on Twitter

ISS Astronaut Takes ‘Space Selfie’

There are millions upon millions of dollars worth of technology on the International Space Station, and American astronaut Steve Swanson has used it to take a space walk selfie.

04/24/2014

International Space Station (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

Christmas Delivery Finally for Space Station

Christmas has finally arrived for the six space station astronauts.

01/12/2014

(Credit: NASA via Getty Images)

NASA Still Perplexed By Astronaut’s Flooded Helmet

The spacewalking astronaut who came close to drowning in a flooded helmet searched for clues in his spacesuit Wednesday, in hopes of understanding the unprecedented water leak.

07/17/2013

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

Space Station Capsule Problem Appears Fixed

A commercial craft carrying a ton of supplies for the International Space Station ran into thruster trouble shortly after liftoff Friday. Flight controllers managed to gain control, but were forced to delay its arrival at the orbiting lab.

03/01/2013

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

NASA Regains Space Station Contact After 3-Hour Outage

NASA says the International Space Station has lost contact with NASA controllers in Houston. Officials say the six crew members and station are fine and they expect to fix the problem soon.

02/19/2013

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