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Watch astronauts install commercial spacecraft adapter on the ISS

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links NASA NASA astronauts Nick Hague and Andrew Morgan are floating around in low Earth orbit today, installing the second of two docking adapters on the International Space Station. The international docking adapters — or IDAs — will allow Boeing and SpaceX commercial spacecraft to connect to the ISS and deliver […]

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An ill-fitting spacesuit cancels NASA’s first all-female spacewalk

Engadget RSS Feed A historic spacewalk was scheduled to occur this week, with only women operating outside the ISS for the first time ever. News of the event was revealed earlier this month when a flight controller tweeted about the schedule, but as NASA noted at the time “assignments and schedules could always change.” Now […]

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The first all-female spacewalk takes place March 29th

Engadget RSS Feed NASA via Getty Images After several decades of human spaceflight, you’re finally going to see the first all-female spacewalk. NASA has confirmed that astronauts Anne McClain and Christina Koch will venture outside the International Space Station on March 29th. This wasn’t intentional, the agency told Axios — it just so happened that […]

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