International Space Station

  • IIT-Madras and NASA researchers study microbes on space station

    The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT) and NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory researchers studied the interactions between microbes in the International Space Station (ISS). The study aims to help devise strategies for the disinfection of space stations to minimize any...

    Published On October 27th, 2022
  • Hollywood actor Tom Cruise became first actor to film in outer space

    Hollywood Actor Tom Cruise, who is renowned for pulling off high-octane stunts in his projects, is taking things to the next level and may soon become the first actor to shoot in space. The Top Gun actor has reportedly partnered...

    Published On October 13th, 2022
  • Nicole Aunapu Mann – First Native American Woman to Venture into the Space

    Nicole Aunapu Mann, a NASA astronaut, will lead NASA's Crew-5 mission to the International Space Station on 5th October 2022. Nicole Aunapu Mann is set to become the first Native American woman to venture into space. Mann is a member...

    Last updated on November 7th, 2022 04:02 pm
  • Russia decides to leave the International Space Station after 2024

    President Vladimir Putin was informed by the newly appointed head of Moscow's space agency that Russia has made the decision to leave the International Space Station after 2024. The declaration comes amid heightened hostilities between Moscow and the West over...

    Published On July 27th, 2022