Yurchikin and Fischer will return to Earth on June 2 after a 135-day mission, and filling the third seat of their flight is astronaut Whitson. Soyuz MS-04 is the 50th Soyuz spacecraft launched to the ISS.
Scientists and space fans may have been looking at the skies for so long that they seem to forget Earth has its own share of wonders as well. Researchers at NASA have just discovered quite a rare find in the Caspian Sea - a gigantic rare find, at least.
Archaeologists have discovered an ancient pyramid in Kazakhstan, and it’s 1,000 years older than Egyptian pyramids.
Saiga antelopes, a bizarre-looking and critically endangered species, are mysteriously dying off in Kazakhstan at an alarming rate, officials said Wednesday, raising fears that a species that has been around since the Ice Age may be on its way to extinction.