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Watch live: Astronauts begin series of complex spacewalks to repair ISS tool

Watch live: Astronauts begin series of complex spacewalks to repair ISS tool

Science
Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Friday's early morning spacewalk will be the first in a series of challenging spacewalks. NASA astronaut Andrew Morgan and European Space Agency astronaut Luca Parmitano are scheduled to begin their spacewalk at just after 7 a.m. ET on Friday. The duo will begin work to repair the International Space Station's cosmic particle detector. The efforts of Morgan and Parmitano will be broadcast live on NASA TV, with coverage beginning at 5:30 a.m. "These spacewalks are considered the most complex of their kind since the Hubble Space Telescope servicing missions, which took place between 1993 and 2009," NASA reported last week. On Thursday, in anticipation of the spacewalk, Morgan and Parmitano readied the Quest airlock, the module where astronauts keep their spacesuits and en...
Watch: Antares rocket launches in ISS resupply mission

Watch: Antares rocket launches in ISS resupply mission

Science
Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Northrop Grumman launched its Antares rocket Saturday from Wallops Island, Va., carrying 8,000 pounds of supplies and research to the International Space Station. The rocket propelled the company's 12th Cygnus spacecraft resupply mission to the ISS. Liftoff happened at 9:59 a.m. at the NASA Wallops Flight Facility. The NG-12 is expected to rendezvous with the ISS on Monday. It was the heaviest payload yet for both Antares and Cygnus, at 8,200 pounds. The cargo includes supplies for more than 30 experiments -- live rats, a Zero-G oven to bake cookies, a protective vest for use during solar events, and a magnetic spectrometer to search for dark matter and anti-matter. Northrop Grumman said the NG-12 launch is the first time the company will have to Cygnus spacecraft orbiti...
Watch: Winner goes behind-the-scenes of ‘Soso’ video

Watch: Winner goes behind-the-scenes of ‘Soso’ video

Entertainment
Oct. 24 (UPI) -- South Korean boy band Winner is giving fans a behind-the-scenes look at its new music video. The K-pop group shared a "making of" video Thursday from the set of its "Soso" video. The video follows Winner members Jinwoo, Seunghoon, Mino and Seungyoon as they film intense action and dance sequences and goof around in the desert. Winner released the "Soso" music video Wednesday. The video has a post-apocalyptic theme and features dramatic imagery.[embedded content] "Soso" appears on Winner's new EP, Cross, released Wednesday. The mini album also includes the songs "OMG," "Dress Up," "Flamenco," "Wind" and "Don't Be Shy." Cross is Winner's first new EP since We, released in May. The group is known for the singles "Empty," "Really Really," "Love Me Love Me" and "Millions." ...
Watch: Jose Altuve hits walk-off homer vs. Yankees, sends Astros to World Series

Watch: Jose Altuve hits walk-off homer vs. Yankees, sends Astros to World Series

Sports
Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Jose Altuve belted a two-run homer off New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman in the ninth inning of Game 6 of the American League Championship Series on Saturday, sending the Houston Astros to the World Series. Altuve was named ALCS MVP for his performance. Houston hosts the Washington Nationals in Game 1 of the World Series at 8:08 p.m. EDT Tuesday. The Astros used stellar defense and an early home run to take control of the game at Minute Maid Park in Houston. Yankees first baseman D.J. LeMahieu tied the score at 4-4 in the top of the ninth frame before Altuve gave the Astros a 6-4 victory with a 406-foot bomb to left field. "In the at-bat, I just wanted to get a good pitch to hit," Altuve told Fox Sports. "I wanted to be on time for the fastball but I was looking fo...
Watch: RM visits Europe in new BTS vacation log

Watch: RM visits Europe in new BTS vacation log

Entertainment
Oct. 4 (UPI) -- BTS member RM visits Europe in the South Korean boy band's new vacation log. BTS released a new vlog post Friday that shows RM exploring the sights and sounds of Italy, Austria and Denmark. RM spent time in Milan and Venice, Italy, where he took a boat ride in Venice's canals and visited Fortuny Palace. The museum had an exhibit featuring the work of Korean artist Yun Hyong-keun. RM moved on to Vienna, Austria, where he spent time at Prater amusement park, rode a bike and viewed a Monet and Pocasso exhibit. He later explored the streets of Copenhagen, Denmark. BTS released a vacation log Thursday that shows J-Hope in Los Angeles to film his "Chicken Noodle Soup" music video with Becky G. The previous vlog showed Suga on a fishing trip. BTS will perform at the KIIS Jingle ...