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#International Space Station

# international-space-station - Thursday 11 October, 2018

'Thank God they're alive': Crew of Soyuz rocket safe after emergency landing

The rocket landed in Kazakhstan.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

SpaceX capsule reaches space station with food and experiments

The supply capsule launched on Monday from Florida.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Japanese astronaut apologises after saying he'd grown 9cm while in space

His Russian captain suspected that 9cm was “too much elongation”. He was right.

# international-space-station - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Pictures: After 9 months in space, record-breaking astronaut returns to Earth

Peggy and two of her colleagues landed in Kazakhstan this morning.

# international-space-station - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

'Victory' as astronauts fix power box during critical space walk

It was unclear what caused the MDM to fail.

European Space Agency gives go-ahead for Ireland's first satellite

An Irish project was selected by the ESA’s Fly Your Satellite! (FYS) programme.

# international-space-station - Monday 24 April, 2017

'That's fantastic': Record-breaking astronaut receives congratulatory call from Donald Trump

The International Space Station’s commander surpassed the record of 534 days, two hours and 48 minutes for most accumulated time in space.

# international-space-station - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Last-minute glitch forces SpaceX rocket to cancel launch with 13 seconds left on countdown

The earliest a relaunch can be attempted is tomorrow morning.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Bono wanted the Clintons to help him call the International Space Station Friends In High Places This post contains videos

Bono wanted the Clintons to help him call the International Space Station

In fairness to him, he got his wish in the end.

# international-space-station - Saturday 18 June, 2016

British astronaut lands safely on Earth after historic six-month Space trip

Tim Peake was the first astronaut to fly to space under the UK banner in 25 years.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Dublin was looking very nice from space today

The blue skies made it easy to see from the International Space Station.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Take a break and watch this stunning timelapse of Earth's horizon Take A Break This post contains videos

Take a break and watch this stunning timelapse of Earth's horizon

It’s hump day – give yourself a little breather…

# international-space-station - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Watch: Violent storms, bright lights and dark seas - The view from 250 miles high

Astronaut Tim Peake tweeted the timelapse from ISS.

# international-space-station - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

This astronaut is taking stunning photos of Earth from space

Scott Kelly is in the final stretch of a year-long mission on the ISS, which orbits Earth every 92.91 minutes.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

All female Russian space crew asked about not being around men and having no make up

The scientists involved had some fairly curt responses for the journalists involved.

# international-space-station - Monday 17 August, 2015

The best place to see the Northern Lights? From space...

The timelapse was taken during a sunrise.

# international-space-station - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Tiny steel part blamed for rocket explosion that caused $110 million damage

Back to the drawing board for Elon Musk’s company.

# international-space-station - Sunday 19 July, 2015

We're getting children excited about outer space at an earlier age

My inner space nerd was delighted to be accepted onto the European Space Agency’s workshop for primary school teachers.

# international-space-station - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Astronauts had to hide from space junk that threatened to hit the ISS

It was a bit of an emergency situation.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

If Ireland was made completely of fluffy white clouds it would look exactly like this

We’re being watched from above right now.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

An out-of-control cargo spacecraft is plunging back to Earth

Video has emerged of it spinning out of control.

# international-space-station - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Video: SpaceX rocket floats down from the sky but is still blown to smithereens Drone Ship This post contains videos

Video: SpaceX rocket floats down from the sky but is still blown to smithereens

The company isn’t giving up hope.

# international-space-station - Monday 13 April, 2015

A robot rocket is about to chase the ISS across Irish skies at 17,500 mp/h

The Space X rocket will resupply the space station, but it needs to catch it first.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

# international-space-station - Friday 27 March, 2015

Can you guess which of these twins is heading into space this morning?

The pair are taking part in a mission run by NASA.

# international-space-station - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Time to say goodbye: Sarah Brightman is the next €48m space tourist

The Opera star says she’s training to sing in microgravity.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Can you spot the astronaut space-walking in this picture?

Can you spot the astronaut space-walking in this picture?

Get your glasses out.

# international-space-station - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Leonard Nimoy honoured with Vulcan hand salute from space

Nimoy’s home town of Boston can be seen in the background of the image.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

WATCH LIVE: Astronauts perform seven hour spacewalk on ISS In A Vacuum This post contains videos

WATCH LIVE: Astronauts perform seven hour spacewalk on ISS

It might make you think your own job is a bit underwhelming…

# international-space-station - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

There will be six astronauts flying over our heads tonight, so look up ISS

There will be six astronauts flying over our heads tonight, so look up

The International Space Station can be seen in Irish skies tonight and tomorrow.

# international-space-station - Friday 16 January, 2015

Video shows moment SpaceX rocket crashed down on ocean barge

The company hopes to hone technology so that rockets can return to Earth intact for use again.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

NASA will ring in the new year 16 times International Space Station This post contains videos

NASA will ring in the new year 16 times

And you thought you were having a wild night.

# international-space-station - Friday 26 December, 2014

# international-space-station - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Something very shiny in the sky tonight at 5.22pm and 6.58pm

It could be the International Space Station or it could be…

# international-space-station - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Astronauts on the space station can now enjoy caviar and espressos ISS

Astronauts on the space station can now enjoy caviar and espressos

A spacecraft arrived carrying three new astronauts and supplies yesterday.

# international-space-station - Saturday 8 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Astronauts put a GoPro in a water bubble, just because they can Float On

Astronauts put a GoPro in a water bubble, just because they can

The resulting video is very cool. Space is CRAZY, yo.

# international-space-station - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

These nighttime photos from the International Space Station look like something out of a horror movie

Working on space can, no doubt, be a breathtaking experience on occasion. But it looks like it can get a little creepy out there sometimes too…

# international-space-station - Sunday 2 November, 2014

# international-space-station - Thursday 30 October, 2014

They still don't know why the US space rocket exploded - but they're blaming the Russians

Fingers are being pointed at the 1960s era Russian rocket used by Orbital Sciences.

# international-space-station - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

This is what a lightning storm looks like from space ISS

This is what a lightning storm looks like from space

It was filmed from the International Space Station from Commander Reid Wiseman.

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