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The ISS gets its Zero-G 3D printer

The International Space Station has received its 3D printer, installed in its Microgravity Science Glovebox to move towards self sufficiency.

By November 17, 2014

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Astronaut's zero-g rendition of Bowie makes triumphant return

Chris Hadfield's hit rendition of David Bowie's famous space song is once again available for all to enjoy.

By November 4, 2014

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Win a Zero-G flight... and maybe even a Trip to Space!

5...4...3...2...1...competition! CNET UK and Symantec are giving you a crack at a zero gravity flight, and maybe even a chance to go into Space. Cosmic!

By December 22, 2008

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The microscopic parasite helping to solve astronaut bone density loss

A tiny roundworm is being studied in space in a bid to observe precisely what happens to muscle mass under zero-G conditions.

By January 12, 2015

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This peculiar cup could give astronauts the espresso experience in space

A specially designed "space cup" would let astronauts sip their espresso in Zero-G style aboard the ISS.

By November 25, 2014

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Rumors that gravity will fail soon are greatly exaggerated

Rumors have been flying on social media that a blip in gravity will render us all weightless. Don't get floated, er, carried away by this hoax though.

By January 3, 2015

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NASA wants to build a floating city above the clouds of Venus

Venus exploration has been deemed off-limits due to its inhospitable climate -- but NASA believes Cloud City may be the answer.

By December 21, 2014

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ISS astronaut needs a wrench, NASA successfully 'emails' him one

An astronaut aboard the International Space Station needed a socket wrench, so NASA engineers emailed him designs for 3D-printing one. What a world we're living in.

By December 19, 2014

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NASA completes first successful in-space 3D-printing project

The 3D printer installed aboard the International Space Station has successfully printed its first object: a part for the printer itself.

By November 25, 2014

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Check out this molten ball of metal levitating in outer space

The ESA has put a levitating furnace on the International Space Station. Getting it to work right required a bit of shaving cream.

By November 25, 2014