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How the "new guys" of NASA's Group 8 opened up space travel to the rest of us
In the 1970s, NASA welcomed women and minority astronauts for the first time. Meredith Bagby's new book explores the impact that they made in the world of space travel.
The International Space Station has an AI assistant. No ... it's not evil
CIMON, a floating AI robot will help astronauts on the International Space Station.
Scott Kelly's new mission is on Earth
The astronaut talks about his life and work in science.
How to be an astronaut
Advice from a former International Space Station Commander.
Astronaut Chris Hadfield on living above the sky
A Canadian astronaut talks about singing in space and the future of living away from Earth.
This is ground control to Colonel Chris...
Colonel Chris Hadfield, the Canadian astronaut and YouTube sensation, talks about his life in space and his new book.
Blastoff! Talking robot Kirobo to head off to space
This fall, a "humanoid communication robot" called Kirobo will travel to the International Space Station to keep astronauts company.
Even Neil Armstrong got paid per diem
Minus a deduction for accommodations, since there was the spacecraft to stay in.