July 2014 Space Lounge

Life without weight

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Astronaut Karen Nyberg looks through a window in the newly installed Kibo laboratory of the International Space Station while Space Shuttle Discovery is docked with the station (NASA June 2008)

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A Moon of Their Own

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Paediatric cancer patients aim for the stars with space inspired art project

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Saving Earth from an Expanding Sun

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The ESA/Roscosmos Plasma Kristall-4 experiment is recreating atomic interactions on a scale not previously possible. Microscopic dust particles are injected into a neon and argon tube to act as atom substitutes. Special Reports

Plasma Crystals - from space research to medicine on Earth and back to space again


Long-term spaceflight and microbiological safety issues

ULA Atlas-V rocket moments after lift off on 22 March 2016. It launched the OrbitalATK Cygnus cargo resupply spacecraft to the International Space Station. Astronautics

National legislation provides incentives for private business