international-space-station Archive

  • I glanced briefly at NASA TV yesterday, but it all looked rather boring – the usual shots of men in Mission Control eating their biscuits and scratching their ears.  Had...

    More on NASA TV

    I glanced briefly at NASA TV yesterday, but it all looked rather boring – the usual shots of men in Mission Control eating their biscuits and scratching their ears.  Had...

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  • I’ve added a new link on the Blogroll to the right of these words…it gives you direct access to NASA TV, that little known TV station which offers live coverage...

    On NASA TV

    I’ve added a new link on the Blogroll to the right of these words…it gives you direct access to NASA TV, that little known TV station which offers live coverage...

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  • Commander Peggy Whitson is now aboard the International Space Station – we can see her in the photo above in one of her most glamorous and fetching space ensembles looking, um, like...

    Peggy in Orbit

    Commander Peggy Whitson is now aboard the International Space Station – we can see her in the photo above in one of her most glamorous and fetching space ensembles looking, um, like...

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  • It continues to be a busy time up in space…after some difficulties, the plucky robot explorer Opportunity is now roaming in Victoria Crater, Mars.  A fly-past of Iapetus has yielded...

    On Peggy Whitson

    It continues to be a busy time up in space…after some difficulties, the plucky robot explorer Opportunity is now roaming in Victoria Crater, Mars.  A fly-past of Iapetus has yielded...

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