SpaceX Nasa Mission: Astronauts welcomed to the space station – BBC News

US astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have floated into the International Space Station (ISS), and were met with hugs and handshakes from ISS Commander and fellow Nasa astronaut Chris Cassidy and Russian cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner. They spoke to mission control from the spacecraft saying they are honoured to be a small … Read more SpaceX Nasa Mission: Astronauts welcomed to the space station – BBC News

MIT’s Virtual Commencement 2020

For the first time, MIT hosted a virtual commencement for the 2020 graduates. Watch the event! (See below for specific segments). Admiral William H. McGraven (scroll —– 00:07:23) MIT Comusica (scroll —– 00:19:53) Peter X. Su PhD ’20 (scroll —– 00:25:30) Nwanacho Nwana ’20 (scroll —– 00:28:11) NASA Astronaut Chris Cassidy SM ’00 (scroll —– … Read more MIT’s Virtual Commencement 2020

WATCH LIVE: NASA and SpaceX Crew Dragon launch 2020

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon is scheduled to take its first test flight to the International Space Station with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken on board. The original May 27 launch date was scrubbed due to inclement weather. The Washington Post’s Libby Casey anchors the broadcast with space industry reporter Christian Davenport and will include … Read more WATCH LIVE: NASA and SpaceX Crew Dragon launch 2020

China’s third batch of astronauts to involve scientists

Scientists will be included among China’s third batch of astronauts as the country opens up its space program to a wider range of talents, Zhou Jianping, chief designer of China’s manned space program, said in Beijing on Tuesday. The selection will be completed around July, added Zhou in an online interview on the sidelines of … Read more China’s third batch of astronauts to involve scientists

Postponed SpaceX launch 2020 – 5/27 (FULL LIVE STREAM)

The Washington Post will have exclusive camera angles of the SpaceX’s Crew Dragon’s first test flight to the International Space Station, with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken on board. The mission, scheduled for 4:33 p.m. ET Wednesday, is being celebrated as a historic moment for NASA and the nation. It’s also an enormously … Read more Postponed SpaceX launch 2020 – 5/27 (FULL LIVE STREAM)

SpaceX Launch Begins ‘Golden Age’ of Commercial Space Flight, Says Former Astronaut

May.26 — Garrett Reisman, professor of astronautical engineering at USC, a senior advisor at SpaceX, and former astronaut, talks about what the launch of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon capsule means to commercial space flight. He speaks on “Bloomberg Technology.”

Meet the NASA Astronauts Making History With ‘Launch America’ SpaceX Flight

The two astronauts who will test drive SpaceX’s brand new rocketship are classmates and friends, veteran spacefliers married to veteran spacefliers, and fathers of young sons. Together, they will end a nine-year drought for NASA when they blast into orbit next week from Florida’s Kennedy Space Center. Retired Marine Col. Doug Hurley will be in … Read more Meet the NASA Astronauts Making History With ‘Launch America’ SpaceX Flight

What’s it like to get called from space? | Nothing Personal with David Samson

Download and subscribe to the Nothing Personal with David Samson podcast: https://plnk.to/NothingPersonal?to=page Today’s word of the day is ‘Major Tom’ as in Tom Cruise wants to film a movie in SPACE! My space station/ baseball story with an astronaut aboard the ISS. I got a phone call from NASA astronaut Terry Virts while he was … Read more What’s it like to get called from space? | Nothing Personal with David Samson

Astronaut describes seeing sunrise from Space for first time

Ann McClain, astronaut, spoke to CNN to describe the feeling of seeing the earth from above, and experiencing the “overview effect” first hand. Astronaut Anne McClain speaks to us from the International Space Station about the life-altering “Overview Effect” – seeing the earth from above – and what she hopes to bring back to earth … Read more Astronaut describes seeing sunrise from Space for first time

NASA astronaut deems pandemic situation as ‘unreal’ upon return to Earth

Two NASA astronauts and a Russian cosmonaut who have spent months on the International Space Station landed back on Earth on Friday. It’s a very different Earth they’ve come back to, given billions of people are living a pandemic caused by COVID-19. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): … Read more NASA astronaut deems pandemic situation as ‘unreal’ upon return to Earth

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield on self-quarantine

Famous for singing David Bowie’s Space Oddity – in space – Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield also emerged as possibly the most social media-savvy astronaut out there. With his videos about life in space already having garnered millions of views, Hadfield is now offering self-isolation advice for people here on Earth who are trying to cope … Read more Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield on self-quarantine

NASA Astronaut’s Guide to Sheltering in Place | WIRED

Former NASA Astronaut Mike Massimino shares stories from his nearly 30 days in space to help those currently sheltering-in-place due to the new coronavirus. Mike goes over a few of the things that helped him the most while he was isolated from friends and family, including regular exercise, talking with others, embracing the current situation … Read more NASA Astronaut’s Guide to Sheltering in Place | WIRED

NASA Astronaut Breaks Down 16 Space Scenes From Film & TV | WIRED

NASA astronaut Nicole Stott returns to examine more scenes depicting space from movies and television. Do space stations really have onboard AI like in 2001: A Space Odyssey? Do blackout periods like the one depicted in Apollo 13 really happen on space flights? Would a robot like WALL-E survive in space? Still haven’t subscribed to … Read more NASA Astronaut Breaks Down 16 Space Scenes From Film & TV | WIRED

Soyuz MS-16 blasts off to ISS, Kazakhstan Cosmodrome

A Soyuz MS-16 spacecraft successfully launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome with the International Space Station (ISS) Expedition 63 crew aboard on Thursday. The three-man crew consists of astronaut Chris Cassidy of NASA and cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner of the Russian space agency Roscosmos. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com … Read more Soyuz MS-16 blasts off to ISS, Kazakhstan Cosmodrome