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New Astronauts Arrive On International Space Station

At 11:37 am on Friday, the International Space Station gained three new crewmembers, bringing Expedition 34 to its full crew complement....

Russia to build autonomous space lab

MOSCOW, Dec. 21 (UPI) -- Russia's Energia Corp. space manufacturer has won an $11 million contract to design an orbital space laboratory, the national procurements agency says....

International crew of three reaches orbiting space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) - A Russian Soyuz capsule carrying a multinational crew of three arrived at the International Space Station on Friday, setting the stage for a Canadian for the first time to take command of the orbital research base. The spacecraft carrying Chris Hadfield from the Canadian Space Agency, NASA's Tom Marshburn and Russian cosmonaut Roman Romanenko blasted off from ......

Soyuz capsule docks with space Station

ALMATY, Kazakhstan (AP) — A Soyuz capsule packed with three astronauts successfully docked Friday with the International Space Station, taking the size of the full crew at the orbiting laboratory to six....

Three Spaceflyers Arrive at International Space Station in Time for Christmas

This story was updated Dec. 21 at 12:05 p.m. EST....

Three Spaceflyers Arrive at International Space Station

This story was updated Dec. 21 at 9:10 a.m. EST....

Canadian experiment to track space radiation and its risks

Space can be a potentially hazardous environment to live and work in, especially when it comes to radiation. Originating from violent storms on the Sun and galactic cosmic rays produced in distant supernovae explosions, this natural radiation can pose a serious health risk for astronauts on long-duration space missions like those on the International Space Station (ISS). To prepare for future ......