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  • Crew Gets Ready for Thursday Spacewalk, Keeps Up Space Research
    por Mark Garcia el 30 de enero de 2023 a las 19:13

    The Expedition 68 crew kicked off Monday preparing for a spacewalk to upgrade the International Space Station’s power generation system on Thursday. The orbital residents also researched a variety of space phenomena and packed a cargo craft ahead of its upcoming departure. Astronauts Nicole Mann of NASA and Koichi Wakata of the Japan Aerospace Exploration …

  • Muscle Scans, Bone Study Cleanup as Next Spacewalk Nears
    por Mark Garcia el 27 de enero de 2023 a las 21:58

    The Expedition 68 crew members turned their attention toward understanding how muscles adapt to microgravity on Friday after intensive bone studies earlier in the week. The International Space Station residents also continued processing the bone research samples, worked on orbital plumbing, and resumed spacewalk preparations. NASA Flight Engineers Josh Cassada and Frank Rubio were back …

  • Crew Preps for Next Spacewalk, Explores Space Biology and Physics
    por Mark Garcia el 26 de enero de 2023 a las 19:47

    The Expedition 68 astronauts are cleaning up following three days of advanced bone repair studies while getting ready for an upcoming spacewalk. The International Space Station’s three cosmonauts continued their space physics and Earth imagery work, as well as maintained orbital lab systems. NASA Flight Engineers Josh Cassada and Frank Rubio are cleaning up biology …

  • Bone Healing Study Continues as SpaceX Crew-6 Mission Approaches
    por Mark Garcia el 26 de enero de 2023 a las 00:50

    Wednesday was the last full day of research operations aboard the International Space Station to learn how to improve bone healing therapies both on Earth and in space. The Expedition 68 crew members also studied the human heart and plasma physics and set up Earth imagery hardware. NASA astronauts Nicole Mann, Josh Cassada, and Frank …

  • Crew Studies Bone Growth, Space Physics and Works Eye Exams
    por Mark Garcia el 24 de enero de 2023 a las 21:10

    Four Expedition 68 astronauts are midway through their bone research activities this week helping doctors improve treatment for bone conditions on and off the Earth. The three cosmonauts living aboard the International Space Station kept up their physics research, tested spacecraft communications gear, and conducted eye exams. Weightlessness reveals phenomena that are difficult or impossible …

  • Crew Kicks off Week With Bone Research, Physics Studies
    por Mark Garcia el 23 de enero de 2023 a las 18:53

    Space medicine was the top research priority aboard the International Space Station on Monday as four Expedition 68 astronauts explored healing bone conditions. The orbiting lab’s three cosmonauts spent the day studying a variety of physics, packing a resupply ship, and servicing station hardware. NASA astronauts Nicole Mann, Josh Cassada, and Frank Rubio joined Flight …

  • NASA, Space Station Partners Approve Next Axiom Private Mission Crew
    por Mark Garcia el 20 de enero de 2023 a las 22:47

    NASA and its international partners have approved the crew for Axiom Space’s second private astronaut mission to the International Space Station, Axiom Mission 2 (Ax-2). Axiom Space’s Director of Human Spaceflight and former NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson will command the privately funded mission. Aviator John Shoffner of Knoxville, Tennessee, will serve as pilot. The two mission specialists will be announced later. Learn more about station activities by following the space station blog, @space_station and @ISS_Research on …

  • Spacewalkers Wrap Up First Spacewalk of 2023
    por Mark Garcia el 20 de enero de 2023 a las 20:44

    NASA astronaut Nicole Mann and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Koichi Wakata concluded their spacewalk at 3:35 p.m. EST after 7 hours and 21 minutes. Mann and Wakata completed work left over from a previous spacewalk for a platform on which a set of International Space Station Roll-Out Solar Arrays (iROSAs) for the station’s …

  • Astronauts Begin Spacewalk to Prep for Station Power Upgrades
    por Heidi Lavelle el 20 de enero de 2023 a las 13:18

    NASA astronaut Nicole Mann and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Koichi Wakata began a spacewalk at 8:14 a.m. EST to complete the installation of two mounting platforms as part of planned solar array augmentation on the starboard side of the space station’s truss. The duo will complete the installation of a mounting platform on the …

  • NASA TV is Live as Two Astronauts Prep for Spacewalk
    por Heidi Lavelle el 20 de enero de 2023 a las 12:05

    NASA Television coverage of today’s spacewalk with NASA astronaut Nicole Mann and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Koichi Wakata is now underway and is also available on the NASA app, the space station blog and the agency’s website. The two Expedition 68 crew members are preparing to exit the International Space Station‘s Quest airlock for a …