New Details about Interstellar Visitor on This Week @NASA – November 24, 2017

New data reveal that the interstellar asteroid that recently zipped through our solar system is rocky, cigar-shaped, and has a somewhat reddish hue. It’s the first confirmed object from another star observed in our solar system, and was discovered Oct. 19 by the University of Hawaii’s Pan-STARRS1 telescope team, funded by NASA’s Near-Earth Object Observations […]

Astronauts Discuss Life in Space with Tennessee Students

Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 53 Commander Randy Bresnik and Flight Engineer Mark Vande Hei of NASA discussed life and research on the orbital laboratory during an in-flight educational event Nov. 20 with students at the Southside Elementary School in Lebanon, Tennessee. This video is available for download from NASA’s Image and Video Library: […]

Space Station Crew Members Discuss Life in Space with Military Media

Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 53 Commander Randy Bresnik and Flight Engineers Mark Vande Hei and Joe Acaba of NASA discussed life and research aboard the orbital outpost during a pair of in-flight interviews Nov. 22 with the Soldiers TV Network and Marines Media organization. Bresnik, who is a retired Marine Colonel, is in […]

Space Station Crew Discusses Life in Space with West Point Cadets

Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 53 Commander Randy Bresnik and Flight Engineers Mark Vande Hei and Joe Acaba of NASA discussed life and research aboard the orbital outpost during an in-flight event Nov. 27 with cadets at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York. Bresnik, who is a retired Marine Colonel, is […]

Action Cam Footage From October 2017 Spacewalk

NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik captured this footage with a GoPro camera on Oct. 20, 2017 during a spacewalk outside the International Space Station. Bresnik reflected on this quiet moment, “Sometimes on a #spacewalk, you just have to take a moment to enjoy the beauty of our planet Earth. This Go-Pro footage is from our spacewalk […]

ESA Astronaut Discusses Life in Space with Aspiring Students

Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 53 Flight Engineer Paolo Nespoli of ESA (European Space Agency) discussed how students can aspire to be astronauts and engineers during a “Mission X” competition in-flight event Nov. 29. Mission X is an international educational challenge, focusing on fitness and nutrition that encourages students to train like an astronaut. […]

Pizza Night on the Space Station!

Pizza delivery to the International Space Station! Our Expedition 53 crew had a blast channeling our inner chef by building tasty pizzas for movie night. Whose pizza looks the tastiest? What’s it like to make pizza in space? Team skills come in handy when your food floats. FOLLOW RANDY BRESNIK! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AstroKomrade/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/AstroKomrade Instagram: […]

The Joe Show on Third Rock Radio

Tune into Third Rock Radio for The Joe Show starring Joe Acaba as a guest DJ on Thursday, December 7th at 5pm ET. Visit: thirdrockradio.rfcmedia.com Third Rock Radio’s Guest DJ series spotlights NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station, playing music and sharing their experiences. This video is available for download from NASA’s Image and […]