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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 November 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 August 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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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 November 26, 2012

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Russian Soyuz capsule brings three station fliers back to Earth

A Russian cosmonaut, a NASA astronaut and a European Space Agency physician-astronaut closed out a six-month stay in space early Sunday with a pinpoint landing in Kazakhstan.

By July 1, 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 July 16, 2012

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Yuri's Night at NASA celebrates the spirit of exploration

Panorama view of Yuri's Night--which celebrated Soviet Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin's first flight into space--at NASA Ames Research Center.

By April 11, 2010

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Soyuz rocket blasts off on two-day flight to station

A Russian Soyuz rocket carrying a veteran cosmonaut and two NASA astronauts thunder into orbit and set off after the International Space Station to boost the lab's crew back to six.

By June 15, 2010

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Celebrating 50 years since Yuri Gagarin's 'Let's Go!'

On April 12, 1961, the Soviet cosmonaut became the first human to go into space. It took the Americans another year to put a man into orbit. Fifty years later, Gagarin's fame is as bright as ever, and he may be one of the few Soviets to retain his star power.

By April 12, 2011

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Three station fliers set off on flight to lab complex

Cosmonaut Oleg Kotov, Japanese astronaut Soichi Noguchi, and NASA's Timothy Creamer blast off on a two-day flight to the International Space Station aboard a Russian Soyuz ferry craft

By December 20, 2009