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Cosmonauts set for Olympic torch relay spacewalk

The Olympic torch arrived on the International Space Station, but how will it do during a spacewalk?

By Nov. 8, 2013

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Spacewalking cosmonauts move cargo crane, attach shields

In a virtually trouble-free spacewalk, Russian cosmonauts move a cargo crane from International Space Station module to another, launch a small science satellite, and install debris shields on their command module.

By Aug. 20, 2012

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Cosmonaut: My stylus is bigger than your stylus

You're secure in your geekhood, so why not use a Cosmonaut stylus? The wide-grip stylus for touch screens is more substantial than the competition.

By May. 2, 2012

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Soyuz docks with space station, boosts crew back to six

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a cosmonaut, a NASA astronaut, and a Japanese engineer -- all space veterans -- docked with the International Space Station early Tuesday after a flawless rendezvous.

By Jul. 16, 2012

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Two space veterans named to yearlong station flight

To collect data on how the human body reacts and adapts to the space environment, a NASA astronaut and a Russian cosmonaut will spend a full year aboard the International Space Station.

By Nov. 26, 2012

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Astronaut: Musk's capsule a good addition to Soyuz (Q&A)

Space Shuttler and social-media star Chris Hadfield praises SpaceX's Dragon but says the NASA-Russia bond remains strong.

By May. 31, 2014

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Finally, a how-to for washing your hair...in space

Astronaut Karen Nyberg demonstrates her techniques for personal hygiene from the neck up aboard the International Space Station.

By Jul. 10, 2013

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Microsoft prototype stylus would work on any device screen

Company is reportedly cooking up a stylus designed to work on any screen surface, including that of laptops, monitors, tablets, and phones.

By Jul. 20, 2012

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Year in space challenging but doable, astronaut says

Spending a full year in the cramped confines of the International Space Station poses psychological and physical challenges, but two crewmen set for launch in 2015 are ready to go.

By Dec. 5, 2012

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Ubuntu Touch OS wins its first smartphone partner

Canonical has inked its first deal with partner who'll put the Linux-basd operating system on its phones, founder Mark Shuttleworth reveals.

By Dec. 10, 2013