International Space Station

International Space Station has been continuously occupied for 13 year

Since the arrival of Expedition 1 on 2 November 2000, the¬†International Space Station¬†has been continuously occupied for 13 years and 150 days, the longest continuous human presence in space. (In 2010, the station surpassed the previous record of almost 10 years (or 3,634 days) held by Mir.) The station is serviced by a variety of […]

International Space Station

International Space Station is the most expensive thing ever built

The International Space Station (ISS) is a space station, or a habitable artificial satellite in low Earth orbit. It is a modular structure whose first component was launched in 1998. Now the largest artificial body in orbit, it can often be seen at the appropriate time with the naked eye from Earth. The ISS consists […]