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NASA chief in talks with global firms about running ISS: report

Jun 6, 2018

NASA chief in talks with global firms about running ISS: report

The head of the U.S. space agency is in talks with several global companies about taking over day-to-day operations at the International Space Station in the coming years, U.S. media said on Tuesday. NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine made the comments in an interview with The ...

Alan Bean, moon-walker turned painter, dies at 86

May 27, 2018

Alan Bean, moon-walker turned painter, dies at 86

American astronaut Alan Bean, who walked on the moon in 1969 during the Apollo 12 mission and commanded a crew on the Skylab space station in 1973 before giving up his career to become a full-time painter, died in Houston on Saturday, officials said. Bean, ...