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NASA hero Christina Koch is back on Earth after setting several space records

February 6th, 2020

Any astronaut that has the privilege of traveling to the International Space Station etches their name in the history books for all eternity. Inevitably, however, some stamp their names in more places than others, and NASA’s Christina Koch most certainly falls into the latter category. The seasoned space traveler just returned to Earth alongside fellow …

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NASA’s Christina Koch just broke a record for women in space

December 30th, 2019

NASA’s Christina Koch hasn’t been on Earth since March 14th, 2019. That day, Koch joined fellow NASA astronaut Nick Hague and Aleksey Ovchinin of Roscosmos on a trip to the International Space Station. During her already impressive stint in space, Koch participated in the first-ever all-female spacewalk, and now she has another feather in her …

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This timelapse photo from the space station is breathtaking

October 27th, 2019

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station get to see a lot of cool things. The orbiting laboratory completes a full lap of Earth in a mere 92 minutes, so its residents are constantly seeing sunrises, sunsets, and all the stars they could possibly want. It also makes the space station the perfect place to snap …

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New ISS astronaut assignments mean Christina Koch will break a huge NASA record

April 18th, 2019

A few weeks back, NASA had anticipated conducting the first all-female spacewalk with astronauts Christina Koch and Anne McClaine on the International Space Station. Unfortunately, due to some last-minute preference changes with McClaine’s space suit sizing the spacewalk was instead conducted by NASA’s Nick Hague and Koch, but it looks like Koch may indeed get …