Learn more about the STS-128 space shuttle mission and crew.
Space shuttle Discovery is set for the 30th mission to the International Space Station. See the images captured that relate to this mission.
The STS-128 crew will deliver logistics and supplies to the International Space Station.
The STS-128 crew members prepare for their mission to the International Space Station aboard space shuttle Discovery.
Commander Gennady Padalka leads a six-member crew of astronauts from Canada, Europe, Japan, Russia and the United States.
Learn more about how astronauts on board the space station are working to improve life on Earth and extend life beyond our home planet.
Learn how the astronauts prepared for their mission to the International Space Station.› View this interactive feature
Challenge your students to put these puzzles together and learn more about the STS-128 crew.› View this interactive feature
Click on the different parts of the STS-128 mission patch to learn about the mission and the crew.
Learn about the next mission with this interactive tool.
The space shuttle carries astronauts to space and back.› Read Students K-4 article
Spacesuits protect astronauts in space, on the moon and on other planets.› Read Students K-4 article
Microgravity is why astronauts float around in space.› Read Students K-4 article
Color pictures and learn about the space shuttle.
Find out how the space shuttle gets ready for launch.