year in space

Scott Kelly Shares A Space Station Sunset

Scott Kelly Shares A Space Station Sunset

Image Cache: We’ve all seen sunsets, but most people never see a sunset like this one, with its last rays filtered through the solar panels of the International Space Station. ISS astronauts, of course, see sunsets like this regularly — several times a day, in fact.

Life In Space Is A Giant Science Experiment

Life In Space Is A Giant Science Experiment

Space isn’t a very human-friendly environment to put things mildly. That’s why, as NASA has grown fond of saying, we’re sciencin’ the shit out of our astronauts so that we can learn how to keep them alive.