international space station

NASA Send 3D Printing To Space

NASA, in a bid to save time and money, plans to send a 3D Printer to the International Space Station. Often, when a piece or part of something is damaged in space, an astronaut would be forced to wait for a resupply, or even go the rest of the ...

ISSpresso Is One Giant Leap for Coffee; Espresso in Outer Space!

For astronauts, brewing coffee in space has meant combining a coffee powder with water reclaimed from urine and other waste. MMmmmm. In space, there’s no gravity for your standard drip coffee, let alone something that can simulate the ...

Russia Threatens to Leave the International Space Station

Recent statements made by Russian officials are provoking a precarious future for the International Space Station. On Tuesday, May 13, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin held a news conference at which he threatened to pull Russia out ...

Space Oddity Cover … in space!

This is just so utterly perfect. Colonel Chris Hadfield is about to come home from his time onboard the International Space Station, where he’s spent the last five months as an ambassador to planet earth. He’s a regular presence ...