CAPE CANAVERAL, Jan 15: Two NASA astronauts ventured out Wednesday on a second all-female spacewalk to finish upgrades to the International Space Station’s power grid, but quickly ran into a helmet problem.

FLORIDA, Aug 21: Spacewalking astronauts added another parking spot to the International Space Station on Wednesday.

Capping a week of celebrations over the historic Apollo 11 mission, Vice President Mike Pence joined astronaut Buzz Aldrin on Saturday at the launch pad in Florida that sent the moonwalker and his two crew mates to space for humankind’s first steps on the lunar surface 50 years ago.

From moon to space

July 21, 2019 08:25 am

NEW DELHI – Fifty years after astronauts first walked on the Moon, space wars have gone from Hollywood fantasy to looming threat. Not content with possessing enough nuclear weapons to wipe out all life on Earth many times over, major powers are rapidly militarizing space. Given the world’s increasing reliance on space-based assets, the risks are enormous.

CAPE CANAVERAL, July 16: Apollo 11′s astronauts are returning to the exact spot from where they flew to the moon 50 years ago.

FLORIDA, March 22: Two American astronauts are taking a spacewalk to replace aging batteries on the International Space Station.

A sleek new American-built capsule with just a test dummy aboard docked smoothly with the International Space Station on Sunday, bringing the U.S. a big step closer to getting back in the business of launching astronauts.

MOSCOW, Dec 20 Three astronauts returned to Earth Thursday after more than six months aboard the International Space Station.

FLORIDA, Nov 14: Astronauts got a mouth-watering haul with Tuesday’s Earth-to-space delivery — pizza and ice cream.

FLORIDA, March 25: Spacewalking astronauts prepped the International Space Station on Friday for a new parking spot reserved for commercial crew capsules.

BEIJING, Nov 18:  A pair of Chinese astronauts have returned from a month-long stay in the country's space station, China's sixth and longest crewed mission to date.

BEIJING, Oct 16: Officials have unveiled plans for Monday's launch of China's latest space mission in which two astronauts will be blasted into space and will dock with an orbiting space lab.

MOSCOW, June 18: An International Space Station crew including an American, a Briton and a Russian landed safely Saturday in the sun-drenched steppes of Kazakhstan.