• Space Station Thu, 08 Dec 2022 19:18:36 +0000
    Off The Earth, For The Earth

    • Station Crew Works Spacesuits, Science Hardware, and Human Research Thu, 08 Dec 2022 19:18:36 +0000
      Spacesuit maintenance and research hardware topped the task list for the Expedition 68 crew on Thursday. The orbital residents aboard the International Space Station also worked on biomedical activities and ensured life support systems continue operating in tip-top shape. NASA astronauts Josh Cassada and Nicole Mann worked together throughout Thursday servicing an Extravehicular Mobility Unit …
    • Spacesuit Work and Emergency Training Aboard Station Today Wed, 07 Dec 2022 19:25:18 +0000
      The Expedition 68 crew took a break from its intense space research activities and focused on spacesuits, biomedical tests, and lab maintenance on Wednesday. Four International Space Station flight engineers also reviewed the procedures necessary to depart the orbiting lab in the unlikely event of an emergency. Flight Engineers Josh Cassada and Nicole Mann spent …
    • Research-Filled Day and Spacesuit Work Keeps Crew Busy Tue, 06 Dec 2022 18:18:50 +0000
      Life science and space physics filled the research schedule on Tuesday for the four Expedition 68 astronauts aboard the International Space Station. The orbiting lab’s three cosmonauts spent the day servicing Orlan spacesuits while maintaining electronics and life support systems. Following a day off on Monday, the space station’s four astronauts turned their attention to …
    • Astronauts Take Day Off Following Spacewalk Mon, 05 Dec 2022 18:15:45 +0000
      Four Expedition 68 crew members took Monday off following a busy weekend of spacewalk activities. The rest of the International Space Station crew focused on electronics, life support, and Orlan spacesuit maintenance. NASA astronauts Josh Cassada and Frank Rubio are relaxing today following a spacewalk on Saturday that saw the successful installation of a roll-out …
    • Spacewalkers Complete New Solar Array Installation on Station Sat, 03 Dec 2022 19:27:11 +0000
      Expedition 68 Flight Engineers Josh Cassada and Frank Rubio of NASA concluded their spacewalk at 2:21 p.m. EST after 7 hours and 5 minutes. Cassada and Rubio completed their major objectives for today to install an International Space Station Roll-Out Solar Array (iROSA) and disconnect a cable to ensure the 1B channel can be reactivated. …
    • Spacewalkers Exit Station to Install Roll-Out Solar Array Sat, 03 Dec 2022 12:22:35 +0000
      Expedition 68 Flight Engineers Josh Cassada and Frank Rubio of NASA began a spacewalk at 7:16 a.m. EST to install an International Space Station Roll-Out Solar Array (iROSA) to augment power generation for the 3A power channel on the station’s starboard truss structure. In addition to installing an iROSA, the spacewalkers will disconnect a cable …
    • Spacewalkers Exiting Station Soon Live on NASA TV Sat, 03 Dec 2022 11:02:57 +0000
      NASA Television coverage of today’s spacewalk with NASA astronauts Josh Cassada and Frank Rubio is now underway and is also available on the NASA app, the space station blog and the agency’s website. The crew members of Expedition 68 are preparing to exit the International Space Station‘s Quest airlock for a spacewalk expected to begin about …
    • Astronauts Conduct Health Checks, Research Day Before Spacewalk Fri, 02 Dec 2022 15:09:37 +0000
      Two astronauts are preparing to exit the International Space Station on Saturday to install a new roll-out solar array. Their Expedition 68 crewmates assisted the duo on Friday while continuing an array of advanced space science and orbital lab maintenance. NASA Flight Engineers Josh Cassada and Frank Rubio spent Friday checking their batteries, tools, and …
    • Astronauts Prepare to Grow Tomatoes, Get Ready for Spacewalk Thu, 01 Dec 2022 18:13:29 +0000
      The Expedition 68 crew began installing a new space botany experiment today while gearing up for a spacewalk planned for this weekend. The orbital residents are also continuing their research into the nervous system, unpacking a U.S. cargo craft, and keeping up International Space Station systems. NASA and its international partners have been learning how …
    • Life Science, Spacewalk Preps as Station Orbits Higher Wed, 30 Nov 2022 19:40:49 +0000
      Science and spacewalk preparations kept the Expedition 68 crew busy throughout Wednesday. Meanwhile, the International Space Station is orbiting slightly higher after a docked cargo craft fired its engines during the morning. NASA astronauts Nicole Mann and Frank Rubio began the morning cleaning and stowing biology hardware used to transfer research samples from the SpaceX …
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