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#International Space Station

Astronauts put a GoPro in a water bubble, just because they can

The resulting video is very cool. Space is CRAZY, yo.

From TheJournal.ie These nighttime photos from the International Space Station look like something out of a horror movie An Alien Life

These nighttime photos from the International Space Station look like something out of a horror movie

Working on space can, no doubt, be a breathtaking experience on occasion. But it looks like it can get a little creepy out there sometimes too…

From TheJournal.ie Here's what Dublin looks like from the International Space Station Fair-ly Far Away City
From TheJournal.ie They still don't know why the US space rocket exploded - but they're blaming the Russians Blame Game

They still don't know why the US space rocket exploded - but they're blaming the Russians

Fingers are being pointed at the 1960s era Russian rocket used by Orbital Sciences.

From TheJournal.ie This is what a lightning storm looks like from space ISS

This is what a lightning storm looks like from space

It was filmed from the International Space Station from Commander Reid Wiseman.

From TheJournal.ie Watch: NASA's first space walk in a year is happening above your head right now Back In The Saddle

Watch: NASA's first space walk in a year is happening above your head right now

US based space walks were curtailed last year after an Italian astronaut nearly drowned.

This space Vine of sunrise over Earth is six seconds of pure awe

As posted by astronaut Reid Wiseman.

From TheJournal.ie To infinity and Limerick: LIT experiment lands on International Space Station Intergalactic

To infinity and Limerick: LIT experiment lands on International Space Station

The experiment could deliver a breakthrough in successfully growing crops in harsh conditions on earth.

From TheJournal.ie Here's why you really should be following the International Space Station online Out Of This World

Here's why you really should be following the International Space Station online

One small click of a mouse. One giant leap…

From TheJournal.ie Boeing and SpaceX to build new spacecraft for ISS astronauts Us Flight

Boeing and SpaceX to build new spacecraft for ISS astronauts

SpaceX is headed by PayPal co-founder Elon Musk.

From TheJournal.ie You think the supermoon looks cool out your window? Check it out from ISS Moonset

You think the supermoon looks cool out your window? Check it out from ISS

Oleg Artemyev did some moongazing from the space station.

From TheJournal.ie 'It just takes your breath away': What it's like to step into space for the first time International Space Station

'It just takes your breath away': What it's like to step into space for the first time

“The city lights at night. The storms, you see lightning from above. Then you get these scenes of the moon coming up.”

Ever wonder what lightning on Earth looks like from space?

It’s been captured in Vine format, something astronauts on the ISS are mad for these days.

32 eye-opening satellite photos from every country in the World Cup

All the competitors from Algeria to Uruguay, photographed from space.

This is the first Vine ever to be sent from Space

Astronaut Reid Wiseman is on the case.

From TheJournal.ie Weird Wide Web: A self-driving car, a Snapchat upgrade and the perfect cup of tea Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: A self-driving car, a Snapchat upgrade and the perfect cup of tea

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

From TheJournal.ie Look up! The International Space Station is in our skies until 22 April I Spy

Look up! The International Space Station is in our skies until 22 April

The ISS will be visible in the skies every night for the next seven days.

From TheJournal.ie Computer failure on International Space Station may require spacewalk to fix Repairs

Computer failure on International Space Station may require spacewalk to fix

However, the six-man crew is not currently in danger, officials have said.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Is space exploration worth the money? Space Spend

Column: Is space exploration worth the money?

Might the money spent on space exploration by governments and scientific institutes be better used for “real world” problems? Conor Farrell takes a look.

From TheJournal.ie It's a bird, it's a plane...No it's the International Space Station Look Out

It's a bird, it's a plane...No it's the International Space Station

The ISS will be visible over Ireland for the next four nights.

From The42 Here's what the Winter Olympics look like from space Sochi 2014

Here's what the Winter Olympics look like from space

This is what NASA was founded for, right?

From The42 Star man Chris Hadfield tries his hand at hurling in Dublin GAA

Star man Chris Hadfield tries his hand at hurling in Dublin

The Canadian astronaut isn’t a good lad; but he’ll stop a good lad from playing.

From TheJournal.ie Spacewalking astronauts make speedy station repairs NASA

Spacewalking astronauts make speedy station repairs

The lads might get Christmas day off now.

From TheJournal.ie Japanese robot chats with astronaut on space station Space

Japanese robot chats with astronaut on space station

The robot is programmed to process questions and select words from its vocabulary to construct an answer.

From The42 The Russians have launched the Olympic torch into space Sochi 2014

The Russians have launched the Olympic torch into space

The torch will be taken on a space walk this weekend as part of the 2014 Winter Olympic relay.

Hello sunshine! Astronaut snaps cloudless Dublin from ISS

How long did Luca Parmitano have to wait though?

From TheJournal.ie Want to see a space chase? Look skywards at 7.24pm Space

Want to see a space chase? Look skywards at 7.24pm

If you miss the chase tonight, you’ll have a chance next week.

From TheJournal.ie International Space Station to pass in front of the moon tonight Look Up

International Space Station to pass in front of the moon tonight

Areas between Dublin and Bantry Bay in Cork should be able to see it tonight.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s what happened today: Friday News Fix

Here’s what happened today: Friday

Get up to speed on the scrums at Ireland’s tax offices today, the renewed strike threat by doctors and the landmark report on climate change…

From TheJournal.ie Pics: Soyuz wanna see a spaceship? Here's one that landed this morning in Kazakhstan International Space Station This post contains images

Pics: Soyuz wanna see a spaceship? Here's one that landed this morning in Kazakhstan

Well, more a space capsule. Three astronauts landed back on Earth today after spending almost half a year on the International Space Station.

From TheJournal.ie NASA's successor to the Space Shuttle completes tests over dry lake bed Strings Attached

NASA's successor to the Space Shuttle completes tests over dry lake bed

It’s planned the Dream Chaser will be used to transport astronauts to the International Space Station. A trial version of the craft successfully ran through tests yesterday – assisted by an odd-looking helicopter.

From TheJournal.ie Russian cargo ship docks successfully at International Space Station Space

Russian cargo ship docks successfully at International Space Station

The ship has delivered about 2.4 metric tons of supplies to the space outpost,

From TheJournal.ie NASA aborts spacewalk after helmet leak ISS

NASA aborts spacewalk after helmet leak

The dangerous water leak occurred in the helmet of Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano about an hour into the spacewalk.

How astronauts wash their hair in space (GIFs)

A zero-gravity tutorial.

From TheJournal.ie Ayers Rock, the Andes and the Bahamas - as seen from space Space Exploration

Ayers Rock, the Andes and the Bahamas - as seen from space

Maybe we won’t miss Chris Hadfield that much? These spectacular images were taken by his replacement Fyodor Yurchikhin during his last mission on the ISS.

From TheJournal.ie Chris Hadfield's replacements to study plants and fire in space Space This post contains videos

Chris Hadfield's replacements to study plants and fire in space

Commander Fyodor Yurchikhin will lead his six-month mission with flight engineers Karen Nyberg and Luca Parmitano.

From TheJournal.ie Hello, spaceman: Commander Hadfield is back on earth Cmdr Hadfield This post contains videos

Hello, spaceman: Commander Hadfield is back on earth

The astronaut bid farewell to the station yesterday with a David Bowie song – but now he’s back on earth.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Chris Hadfield is inspiring a new generation of astronauts Opinion

Column: Chris Hadfield is inspiring a new generation of astronauts

With photos shared on social media and down-to-earth video interviews, Commander Chris Hadfield is surely inspiring many young people to become astronauts and to work in other areas of the space industry, writes Colm Quinn.

From TheJournal.ie Video: Commander Hadfield sings Bowie as he bids farewell to space There's A Starman...
From TheJournal.ie Astronauts repair International Space Station’s ammonia leak in spacewalk Space Station

Astronauts repair International Space Station’s ammonia leak in spacewalk

Six-and-a-half hours of work was needed to repair a pump which is thought to have caused the ammonia leak on board the ISS.