Now probably isn't the best time to mention how cool we thought the space shuttle was or how its absence kinda leaves us in a lurch. No, best not to.
Studies on the ISS confirm that some microbes can survive the conditions of open space long enough to travel to other planets.
They may not look like R2-D2, but these little baubles might be our first real astromech droids.
They may not look exactly like R2D2, but these little robots are about to become an astronaut's best friend.
With the A/C on the fritz, ISS astronauts will have to step out into the void wearing a suit that just might try to drown him.
This year, be thankful your thanksgiving meal isn't in a series of vacuum-sealed pouches.
Two members of the International Space Station are floating around in space. It's going on right now and you can watch it live.
That's gotta be one great way to see the sunset.
When you've been flying around on the International Space Station for over five months, I guess you start to look for fresh ways to occupy your time. Astronaut Don Pettit has decided to put his musical passion to work, by creating the Orbital Didgeridoo.
If we're going to make friends with non-humans as we travel through space, we had better get used to shaking their hands. NASA got in some practice yesterday, when astronaut Dan Burbank shook hands with Robonaut on board the International Space Station.