US wants to privatize International Space Station: report
Tuesday, 13 February 2018 Washington (AFP) Feb 11, 2018
Could the International Space Station become a commercial venture run by private industry? That is the wish of the White House, which hopes to end funding for the costly program within a few years, The Washington Post reported Sunday. The US plan, the paper said, involves privatizing the ISS, a low-orbit space station piloted by the US space agency NASA and developed jointly with its Ru
Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 48 Commander Jeff Williams and Flight Engineer Kate Rubins of NASA discussed life aboard the orbital outpost and the research they have conducted during an in-flight educational event Aug. 31 with students at the Leslie County High School in Hyden,...
Nasa and the Russian space agency have refused to reveal their "preliminary conclusions" on what caused a mysterious leak in the International Space Station. Independent - ScienceAlso reported by •Seattle Times •Space Daily
In order to make an organised effort to overcome the obstacles that lie before a human journey to Mars, NASA has listed five hazards that astronauts can... DNA - Front PageAlso reported by •Space Daily
There are wild rumours in Russia that a NASA astronaut deliberately drilled a hole in a Russian spacecraft docked to the International Space Station. The Age - Front PageAlso reported by •DNA •The Verge •SBS
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Russian cosmonauts at the International Space Station (ISS) have been asked to look for any evidence that could help figure out... Space Daily - ScienceAlso reported by •Seattle Times •DNA •SBS
In 2023, SpaceX will fly Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa to the moon. According to Geek.com, Maezawa will be the first private citizen to travel into outer space. Founder of e-commerce giant Zozo,..