Those attending the NAUKA0+ science festival were treated to a Live Q&A with ISS cosmonauts
Mission control forgot to pack a toothbrush for Valentina Tereshkova's voyage
The privately-launched Cygnus cargo ship delivered critical supplies as well as long-awaited gifts from the astronauts' families
Lap of the Planet is due to air in March with two other space spin-offs planned
J C Chandor’s brilliant film starring Robert Redford fulfills all the criteria of new mini-genre of survival stories
US astronauts faced a 'mini blizzard' of ammonia during a rare spacewalk
1. Who was revealed to be the real author of The Cuckoo’s Calling, written under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith?
A failure in the coolant system last Wednesday led to the shutting down of all nonessential systems, though Nasa reports the astronauts are safe and comfortable
Since the US shelved its space programme in the aftermath of the 2008 crash, China has forged ahead, says Steve Connor
The US pop star will sing a track at zero gravity for a music festival in 2015
Bob Geldof is going into space as a passenger on a commercial flight.
Star claims spy satellite he funds helps to curb murderous tendencies of ruler
A decade after collaborating on Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban (2003), Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron and British producer David Heyman have combined forces again on Gravity, a 3D survival thriller set in deepest, darkest space. The new film (which opens the Venice Film Festival) is a visual triumph even if its storytelling is less than sure-footed.
Applications are for a private mission to send four men and women to the Red Planet