NASA astronaut Rick Mastracchio, who as of 2014 accumulated nine career spacewalks, during a 2010 spacewalk during shuttle mission STS-131. Credit: NASA

Rick Mastracchio: My Advice To A Younger Spacewalker

You’d be hardpressed to find somebody with more in-space spacesuit experience than Rick Mastracchio. The NASA astronaut is the fifth-most


Epic soccer game celebrations in space

While the Expedition 40 astronauts have said they don’t have a

What astronauts saw during Russian spacewalk yesterday

Although a stubborn antenna installation put two cosmonauts behind schedule during

Russian spacewalkers prepare for antenna installation and more

Two Russian spacewalkers are about to head into the void today

Cupola! Video showing off the wraparound view of the world

With the modest title “a small video from the International Space

How to play World Cup soccer in space

Now here is how you play soccer in style. (Or football,

Smoke briefly erupts on space station, but crew safe

The Expedition 40 crew was in no danger after brief smoke

Flying between modules on the International Space Station

In a brief moment of fun on the International Space Station,

Progress deorbit demonstrates ‘fate of all vehicles without a heat shield’

Can you feel the burn? This picture from Alexander Gerst (ESA)

Expedition 40’s research bonanza in space

Astronauts don’t have much time to relax on the International Space

For first-timers, space is hard and fun at the same time

The Expedition 40 launch to the International Space Station included two

Expedition 40’s launch to the International Space Station, Part 2

In a time marked by celebration and technology, the Expedition 40/41

Expedition 40’s launch to the International Space Station, Part 1

This time around, the express trip to the International Space Station