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9 January, 2017

Duo of Spacewalking Astronauts Victoriously Upgrade ISS’s Power System with New Batteries

Duo of Spacewalking Astronauts Victoriously Upgrade ISS’s Power System with New Batteries
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The duo of onboard cosmonauts of Expedition 50, successfully upgraded the power system of International Space Station (ISS) during their momentous venture outside of the station. The spacewalking, which commenced on 6th January 2017, at 7.23 am EST by Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson, ended up upgrading the battery section of the station. Friday, the
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7 January, 2017

Jeanette Epps to Set New Record; Will Be the First African-American Astronaut to Take Wing for ISS

Jeanette Epps to Set New Record; Will Be the First African-American Astronaut to Take Wing for ISS
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Dr. Jeanette Jo Epps, the aerospace engineer and one of the chief astronauts of NASA is about to set a new record by taking wings to International Space Station (ISS) in May, Next year. Jeanette Epps is the first African-American cosmonaut to onboard ISS. As announced by the US-based space agency her flight to the
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5 January, 2017

NASA Signs Treaty with SpaceX and Boeing to Reassign Astronauts to ISS in November 2017

NASA Signs Treaty with SpaceX and Boeing to Reassign Astronauts to ISS in November 2017
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The US-based space agency NASA has picked two leading astrological firms of the US; SpaceX and Boeing for its upcoming Space exploration Projects, scheduled for November this year. As per the fresh reports, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has signed two deals, each with SpaceX and Boeing for sending astronauts to the International Space
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3 January, 2017

NASA Captures the Spectacular Image of ISS’s Solar Transit Moving at 28,968 Km/Hr

NASA Captures the Spectacular Image of ISS’s Solar Transit Moving at 28,968 Km/Hr
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These days, International Space Station (ISS) is being visible from the earth and all most every space enthusiastic is busy in clicking the rare pictures of the stunning phenomenon. Recently, the biggest manmade space station made its way to the transit of the sun and the US-based space agency NASA has framed the breathtaking moments
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22 December, 2016

ISS is detectable from Mumbai’s night skies: Here are 8 things everyone should know

ISS is detectable from Mumbai’s night skies: Here are 8 things everyone should know
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NASA’s biggest habitable artificial satellite – International Space Station (ISS) these days is visible from the night skies of Mumbai. As declared by NASA, ISS is visible through naked eyes in the skies of Mumbai, from yesterday and the optical phenomenon will go for two more days. The first preview of ISS, while crossing Earth’s
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