International Space Station (ISS)
NASA Space station / Laboratory
The International Space Station is a space station in low Earth orbit. The ISS programme is a joint project between five participating space agencies: NASA, Roscosmos, JAXA, ESA, and CSA. The ownership and use of the space station is established by intergovernmental treaties and agreements.
Visit website: https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/main/index.html
See also: NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration
International Space Station (ISS) News
Growing new organs from stem cells out in the space
Independent - 10-Mar-2020
Gravity on earth spatially restricts growth of stem cells into actual 3D organsRead more...
Lettuce grown in space vs one from Earth: very similar nutrient levels
New Scientist - 06-Mar-2020
Research suggests astronauts could soon produce their own food in spaceRead more...
Metabolism and mitochondria gene function impacted by spaceflight
New Scientist - 07-Nov-2019
Most changes reversed when back on Earth - but what about Mars microgravity?Read more...
Human cartilage tissue 3D bioprinted on ISS
Med-Tech News - 10-Jan-2019
One small step for man, one bioprinted leg for mankind?!Read more...