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Here's how NASA astronauts are celebrating Thanksgiving in space

A short Thanksgiving video shows how US astronauts are celebrating the holiday aboard the International Space Station.

By November 25, 2015


Watch a NASA astronaut play bagpipes in space

Astronaut Kjell Lindgren pays tribute to a colleague who died unexpectedly by performing "Amazing Grace" on the International Space Station.

By November 9, 2015


NASA puts out open call for new astronauts to pave way to Mars

The agency is opening a public application window to staff its ambitious upcoming agenda of human space travel.

By November 4, 2015


What NASA's doing to help Mars astronauts fight stress

It will be a long, tough journey for the astronauts who embark on the first manned mission to Mars. A brief, new NASA video addresses how the agency's planning to help them deal with the stresses.

By October 15, 2015


Cast of 'The Martian' asks ISS astronauts about space travel

Stars of the new sci-fi film "The Martian" held a video Q&A with NASA astronauts Scott Kelly and Kjell Lindgren, and things got funny when Kelly revealed his most important task on a shuttle mission.

By September 30, 2015


Astronaut photographs a single airplane from space

It's a long way from the space station down to Earth, but an astronaut still managed to photograph a tiny airplane from orbit.

By September 21, 2015


ISS astronauts treated to screening of 'The Martian'

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station are treated to an advance showing of Ridley Scott's upcoming sci-fi movie "The Martian."

By September 21, 2015


What happens to astronaut poop? NASA finally has an answer

Astronaut Scott Kelly is spending a year in space, and you might be surprised (and probably a little grossed out) by what happens to all the waste generated in that period.

By September 14, 2015


Astronaut in space guides Earthbound robot through precision task

An astronaut aboard the space station uses a controller with force feedback to sense what a robot is touching on Earth and guide it to complete a simple job.

By September 9, 2015


Check out astronaut's amazing Vines from the International Space Station

Astronaut Terry Virts has been on the ISS since December, taking video. Luckily for us, he likes to share.

By March 20, 2015