Former US Senator and famed NASA astronaut, John Glenn has died at the age of 95. In a report by The Columbus Dispatch, Glenn had been hospitalized at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus. Reasons for his hospitalization were not disclosed.
Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the moon was airlifted from the South Pole after his sickness worsened upon arriving in Antarctica.
NASA is seeking proposed solutions for fecal, urine and menstrual management systems to be used in the crew’s launch and entry spacesuits.
Due to Russia's decision to send only one instead of two cosmonauts in its supposed two-Russian crew transport cycle, there will be a smaller crew number aboard the ISS in 2017.
The Russian rocket that will transport three astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) is up and ready the Baikonur Cosmodrome launch pad in Kazakhstan.
NASA’s Expedition 49 crew is preparing to plant its newest on-orbit crop in the space station to learn how to grow their own fresh food in space.