Sarcolab-3: After successfully completing three days of the
ankle configuration exercises, today USOS and Russian subjects
conducted the knee protocol for Sarcolab-3. The subjects ingressed
the Muscle Atrophy Research & Exercise System (MARES) chair,
installed the knee Electromyography (EMG) ele...
Marrow: Today a 51S crewmember collected breath and
ambient air samples for the Marrow investigation which looks at the
effect of microgravity on bone marrow. It is believed that
microgravity, like long-duration bed rest on Earth, has a negative
effect on the bone marrow and the blood cells th...
Space Headaches: The daily questionnaire for the ESA Space
Headaches investigation was completed by a 52S crewmember.
The Space Headaches investigation collects information that may
help in the development of methods to alleviate associated symptoms
and improvement in the well-being and perfor...
Dragon SpaceX (SpX)-12 Unberth: Over the weekend, the
crew packed critical items and egressed the vehicle in preparation
for Dragon departure. Dragon was unberthed from the ISS via
ground commanding on Saturday at approximately 5:06 PM CDT.
Ground teams then maneuvered the Dragon t...
Students at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum
in Washington will speak with a NASA astronaut living, working and
doing research aboard the International Space Station at 12:25 a.m.
EDT Wednesday, Sept. 27, as part of a “STEM in 30”
NASA’s Parker Solar Probe will be humanity’s first-ever
mission to explore the Sun’s outer atmosphere. Media are invited to
see the spacecraft and learn about the mission from noon to 2 p.m.
EDT Monday, Sept. 25, at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics
Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Maryland, where the probe is being
NASA selected AECOM Technical Services, Inc. of San Francisco
to provide architectural and engineering services to the Facilities
Engineering branch at NASA's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field,