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Interview with an ADCO

Interview with an ADCO

Robert June 12, 2012 0

John Mackin, a colleague of mine, is an ADCO (Attitude Determination and Control Officer) supporting the ISS (International Space Station).  He was recently interviewed by Cell Biologist Allison McDaniel for her science blog –

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ISSLive!  Website provides a glimpse into ISS telemetry

ISSLive! Website provides a glimpse into ISS telemetry

Robert January 16, 2012 0

NASA has put together a website to educate the public about the operations happening aboard the International Space Station (ISS), in real-time.  The site is called ISSLive! and pulls a small subset of PUIs

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Slideshow of Ron Garan’s pictures via The Atlantic

Slideshow of Ron Garan’s pictures via The Atlantic

Robert September 26, 2011 0

The Atlantic has put together a nice slideshow of some of the best pictures Ron Garan took while on board the International Space Station (ISS).  Click here to give it a view

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Aurora Australis video from ISS

Aurora Australis video from ISS

Robert September 25, 2011 0

Stunning time lapse imagery of the Aurora Australis, as observed by the Expedition 29 crew, on board the International Space Station (ISS)

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NASA on-line game to explore the ISS

NASA on-line game to explore the ISS

Robert September 22, 2011 0

I was getting all excited to share a cool new NASA game with everyone, then I played it.  It might be fun for a little while, and might seem cool, but it is not

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Cupola Corner

Cupola Corner

Robert September 13, 2011 0

Neat series of videos posted on Google+ by astronaut Ron Garan of conversations between himself and fellow crew-members on-board the International Space Station (ISS): Cupola Corner 1 – Chris Ferguson – Commander of the

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Astronaut Mike Fossum – blogging from space

Astronaut Mike Fossum – blogging from space

Robert September 3, 2011 1

NASA astronaut Mike Fossum has been working on a blog, called Living the Dream, from his post on the International Space Station (ISS). Mike has the acclaim of being the first Aggie in space,

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Expedition 23 Returns

Expedition 23 Returns

Robert September 26, 2010 0

Footage of Alexander, Mikhail and Tracy returning to Earth from the

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Astronaut Mike Massimino on the David Letterman Show

Astronaut Mike Massimino on the David Letterman Show

Robert July 1, 2010 0

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Expedition 23 Launches

Expedition 23 Launches

Robert April 2, 2010 0

Early this morning, Soyuz TMA-18 launched from Baikonur. Onboard is the Expedition 23 crew: astronaut Tracy Caldwell Dyson and Russian cosmonauts Alexander Skvortsov and Mikhail Kornienko. Expeditions 23 and 24 were my last crews

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