Astronaut André Kuipers is running experiments on the International Space Station that are shedding light on conditions deep inside Earth.
NASA is expanding its capabilities for doing plant and animal tissue investigations on the Space Station with the delivery of a new centrifuge.
To understand the origin of the universe, you need power. That's why the International Space Station is the perfect research platform for AMS-02.
The Transit of Venus in front of the Sun is one of only two such planetary crossings -- the other being the Transit of Mercury -- visible from Earth.
It boggles the mind to consider how different the wonders of the universe look when viewed from outside our usual perspective.
Moving liquids without gravity aboard the International Space Station can be tricky -- if there’s no "down" then water won’t flow downhill.
Whether suspended in air or burning through a ball of plastic, flames have consumed the attention of researchers for years, both on Earth and space.
Could vision changes experienced by astronauts be linked to a vitamin B-12 or folate deficiency?
The International Space Station's studies on fluid physics in microgravity are leading to rapid advances, and on May 24, are part of a milestone.
The SpaceX Dragon demo flight brings a new American transportation vehicle onto the scene for travel to and from the International Space Station.
Technology spin-off from research aboard the International Space Station is opening up a new way to keep hospital patients safe from infections.
All are welcome to attend and be part of this year’s theme: Results and Opportunities -- The Decade of Utilization
SpaceX's Dragon capsule will transport student payload Aquarius on its historic flight to the International Space Station.
Imagine you're an astronaut exploring the surface of Mars, when you fall ill. As your team struggles to get you back to base, you become dehydrated.
Thousands of everyday middle-school students have experienced excitement using the EarthKAM camera system.
Don Pettit has taught more than half a million internet viewers how microgravity affects scientific principles using everyday objects on the Station.
Robonaut 2, NASA’s first dexterous humanoid robot, has successfully hitched a ride to the International Space Station.
SERVIR, NASA and USAID's joint-venture environmental monitoring system, is adding a new research and global observation tool to the ISS.
NASA's Human Research Wiki is an online database of critical medical conditions that could impact the health and performance of crew members on long-duration space missions.
Efficiency is the name of the game whether packing for vacation or stowing research samples for travel to and from the Space Station.