The International Space Station (ISS)

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    NASA has cancelled an all women spacewalk because they can only offer one suit that would fit them.
    https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/tanyachen/nasa-women-space-walk-suits-sexism

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    Trash is a major issue aboard the ISS. My understanding is they even discard their clothes because they have no way of washing them.
    NASA Announces Trashy Award-Winning Ideas for Cleaning Space Station
     
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    It would be nice to have a space shuttle program once more to support the space station...

    NASA Live

    Today's successful launch of Northrop Grumman's Cygnus spacecraft that will deliver ~7,600 pounds of science & supplies to the Space Station.

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    The Cygnus supply capsule arrived at the ISS.
    Cygnus supply ship delivers 3.8-ton cargo load to International Space Station – Spaceflight Now

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    Clever idea, just don't push the engines too much...

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