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Watch Astronauts Play Ping-Pong with Water in Ultra-HD -

In the first live 4k video stream from the International Space Station on Wednesday (April 26), NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer wowed viewers by playing with water in zero-G and in ultra-HD. The duo started off with a game of "space ping ...and more »

Trump has grand plan for mission to Mars but Nasa advises: cool your jets - The Guardian

The president is determined to see Americans walk on Mars during his presidency, but the reality of space travel is a little more complicated. Alan Yuhas in San Francisco. @alanyuhas. Sun 30 Apr 2017 06.00 EDT Last modified on Wed 14 Feb 2018 16.29 EST ...and more »

Peggy Whitson has spent more time in space than any other American. This is what it's like - CNN

(CNN) Every 90 minutes, an American woman named Peggy Whitson circles the earth. As she does so, 250 miles above the ground aboard the International Space Station, traveling at a speed of 17,500 miles an hour, she grows and harvests her own cabbage ...and more »

The First People to Colonize the Solar System Will Risk Deadly, Cosmic Radiation - Futurism

It's easy to talk about humanity's role in deep space exploration, but it's another thing to actually figure out the logistics of the endeavor. One of the greatest risks involved in human space exploration is the risk of radiation. While the Earth and ...and more »

Space: The Final Homework Frontier - Newsweek

05_12_ScienceFairs_01 NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson unloads a storage locker that was built as part of the NASA High School Students United with NASA to Create Hardware (HUNCH) program, on the International Space Station on March 9. Students in the ...and more »

Astronaut Peggy Whitson Talks Life in Space from Miles Above Earth -

IOWA -- Iowa astronaut Peggy Whitson is on her record-breaking run in space. She says life on board the International Space Station is extraordinary, but the astronauts are not out of touch with their loved ones. "Here in low Earth orbit, when we're ...and more »

NASA's shortage of spacesuits may jeopardize future missions - Pakistan Today

As per a government audit report, NASA has low stocks of spacesuits and new ones might not be available in time. Astronauts have been using the same suits since 1981 although the suits were only designed to last 15 years. NASA had been able to extend ...and more »

It's here: NASA unveils plan to send astronauts to Mars - RedOrbit

It's been common knowledge that NASA has wanted to send astronauts to Mars within the next two decades, but those proposals have been long on ambition and short on details – until now, as the US space agency has unveiled its five-step plan to send ...and more »

Peggy Whitson spends 666 days in space over the course of three missions, breaks record - News Nation

US Astronaut Peggy Whitson has made her country proud by adding one more star to her achievements. The lady broke another record for most non-consecutive days spent in space by an American. She has registered her record by spending 666 days in space ...and more »

Why Peggy Whitson is making headlines - Economic Times

WHO'S WHITSON? Whitson is the commander of the International Space Station, the first woman to command the space station. OK, WHAT ABOUT WHITSON? Her space record is undeniably impressive. The 57-year-old is currently in space on her third longduration ...and more »