A Syracuse native will soon take Central New York to space with her during a spaceflight in May of 2018. NASA announced that Jeanette Epps will serve as an International Space Station crew member for Expeditions 56 and 57 as a flight engineer.
Col. Chris Hadfield may be best known for his rendition of David Bowie's 'Space Oddity,' after he played it on the International Space Station, but in this video he gives us a glimpse at how life is actually lived on the ISS.
Even in Earth's orbit we suffer from the problem of pollution. Through the years books have been published, and even some of the movies picture some of the garbage. Sometimes this garbage can damage some of our equipment in space.