The head of Russia's space agency Roscosmos has announced that Russia will leave the International Space Station after 2024 following multiple controversies.
The International Space Station is a $100 billion research outpost in low-Earth orbit. It was built by 15 different countries and overseen by 5 space agencies, among them NASA, Russia's Roscosmos agency, the European Space Agency, the Canadian Space Agency and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency. Construction began in 1998 and rotating astronaut crews have lived on the ISS continuously since 2000. Today, the ISS is the largest human-built structure in space. See the latest news, photos and videos from ISS missions here.
A deal with Axiom Space will see Sultan AlNeyadi fly to the ISS on SpaceX's Crew-6 mission for NASA, which is expected to launch in spring 2023.
NASA is funding multiple commercial space stations, but some experts are concerned these will not be ready by the time the ISS is retired.
Oleg Artemyev and Samantha Cristoforetti completed a 7 hour spacewalk outside of the International Space Station Thursday (July 21).
Watch Italy's Samantha Cristoforetti and Russia's Oleg Artemyev deploy nanosatellites and do maintenance work during their spacewalk Thursday (July 21).
NASA is considering sending "hyper-specialized" scientists to the International Space Station to work alongside career astronauts.
In space, no one wants to deal with the cleanup from liquids, flames or other messy science experiments.
A SpaceX Dragon cargo capsule met up with the International Space Station on Saturday (July 16), delivering more than 5,800 pounds (2,630 kilograms) of supplies to the orbiting lab.
NASA announced today (July 15) that it has signed a deal with Russia's federal space agency Roscosmos to exchange seats on craft traveling to and from the International Space Station.
Russia has dismissed its controversial space agency chief Dmitry Rogozin following multiple international controversies.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida this evening (July 14), sending a robotic Dragon resupply craft toward the International Space Station.
SpaceX will launch a cargo mission to the International Space Station on Thursday night (July 14), and you can watch it live.
Deals Swoop in soon to save $18 off the iconic space symbol that houses our generation's space explorers.
NASA issued a statement formally condemning Russia's blatant misuse of the International Space Station for propaganda purposes.
The operation tested a new waste-disposal system for the International Space Station, echoing techniques used during the 1980s and 1990s.
Russia's federal space agency recently shared images of its cosmonauts aboard the International Space Station brandishing the flags of two Russian-backed separatist territories in eastern Ukraine.
NASA astronauts Kjell Lindgren and Bob Hines sent a message from the International Space Station wishing their compatriots on Earth a happy Independence Day.
A new study suggests that high-impact exercise could help astronauts limit bone loss while in space.
The latest delay will allow teams more time to assess and mitigate the consequences of elevated propellant vapor readings inside Dragon's propulsion system.