Wounded congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is relearning how to speak after sustaining a traumatic brain injury from a bullet wound to the head in early January.
NASA and Russia launched a joint one year mission to the International Space Station. NASA's Scott Kelly and cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko lifted off to the orbiting outpost on March 27, 2015, and landed 340 days later after just under a year in microgravity.
Recent events have cast an unprecedented public glimpse into the relationship of a spaceman and politician.
Wounded Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is making amazing progress recovering from a bullet wound to the head, her husband says.
Kelly will rely on his experience compartmentalizing his feelings to focus on his upcoming space mission.
The astronaut husband of shot Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is 'extremely hopeful' for her recovery.
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly spoke from the International Space Station about sister-in-law Gabrielle Giffords' recovery and how his family is coping with the tragedy.
The shooting of Representative Gabrielle Giffords and several others in a violent rampage at a public event held Jan. 8 in Tucson is likely to have effects that ripple all the way into space.
Astronaut Mark Kelly, the husband of Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was among 20 victims of a horrific shooting in Tucson on Saturday, says "there is little that we can do but pray."
Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, 40, wife of NASA astronaut Mark Kelly, was shot at a public event Saturday (Jan. 8)
NASA astronauts, and twin brothers, Mark and Scott Kelly are sharing what's it's like to be space commanders via Twitter.