International Space Station
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The International Space Station is a modular space station in low Earth orbit.
More than 4 million people simultaneously watched the broadcast on the SpaceX channel on YouTube. It is the second most popular stream in the history of YouTube that follows Felix Baumgartner's supersonic freefall that reached 8 million viewers.
Less than in one week, veteran NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley will be the part of the first crewed test flight of the Crew Dragon spacecraft.
SpaceX launched a browser-based simulator for docking its spacecraft, Crew Dragon, with the International Space Station. It has an actual interface that is used for a manual docking.
Elon Musk’s SpaceX is also involved in the movie that will be set on the International Space Station, according to NASA’s administrator Jim Bridenstine.
Space tourists will not be docked with the space station. Instead, they will orbit the Earth and then return.
Lego launched a mini version of the ISS into the stratosphere. The model looks very realistic. For perfect implementation of this project, the company consulted NASA. Still, the project has some inaccuracies.
NASA astronaut Jessica Meir showed colorful Hanukkah socks on the International Space Station on the first night of Hanukkah.