EXPEDITION 39 begins March 11, 2014 and ends May 28, 2014. This expedition will include research projects focusing on human research, biology and biotechnology, physical science investigations, technology demonstrations and educational activities. Crew members will even grow plants in space. There are no planned spacewalks for Expedition 39.
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Next Stop ➡️ SLC-41 Vertical Integration Facility
On Thursday, Nov. 21, @NASA and @BoeingSpace will transport the CST-100 Starliner spacecraft to be integrated on a @ULALaunch Atlas V rocket ahead of the Orbital Flight Test to the @Space_Station.
The first global geological map of Saturn's moon Titan was unveiled showing vast plains, dunes of frozen organic material & lakes of liquid methane with @CassiniSaturn data. This could open the planet to the search for life beyond Earth https://t.co/YqrG2egRhs via @Reuters
What questions do you have about black holes? They are mysterious objects that can be found across the universe, but not seen with our own eyes. Join experts at 3pm ET to learn about black holes and get your questions answered: https://t.co/OqfcwKapHc Submit Qs using #askNASA
Don't forget to catch up on the new Intl @Space_Station science investigations launching December 4 - starting at 1pm ET today! https://t.co/P9K6h6drgp via @NASA 📺: https://t.co/dS0FIQ2K6y