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Here’s why NASA really canceled its first all-women spacewalk
The reasons are understandable, but they also reinforce concerns about gender bias.
Why NASA is running out of spacesuits
The agency is “years away” from building a replacement
The cutest animals on Twitter, Boeing’s new spacesuit, and other amazing images of the week
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Boeing’s new spacesuits look like a big upgrade from NASA’s
More comfortable, less ugly, and (hopefully) just as functional
Suitsat Might Be The Creepiest Satellite Ever
Why a worn out space suit got an orbital burial
Skin-Tight, Gravity-Mimicking Suit Gets Ready To Go To Space
Astronauts are supposed to wear the suit while inside spacecraft, to get a dose of gravity-like pressure while they're performing their daily tasks.
Big Pic: Testing Spacesuits For Mars
Three Mars spacesuit designs hop through obstacle courses.
What It’d Be Like To Drown In Space
Water doesn't fill a helmet so much as attempt to choke the life out of you. The horrifying behind-the-scenes, below.
How Close Could I Get To The Sun And Survive?
Of all the bodies in our solar system, the sun is probably the one we want to give the widest … Continued
What Absolutely Cannot Go Wrong When Felix Baumgartner Attempts The Longest Free Fall In History
On Monday, Baumgartner will attempt a record-breaking skydive from 23 miles up. Can he pull it off? And is it just a stunt, or does it stand to benefit science?