The spacecraft left for the space station from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 11:15 am IST and reached ISS three hours later.
NASA insists there is harm posed by the leak to the three astronauts at the ISS, and that the leak needs to be plugged to stop valuable air from going to waste.
The toilet was designed to address astronaut feedback about comfort and ease of use.
Exposure to space radiation can cause lasting health effects – from cataracts to cancer and neurodegenerative diseases.
The S S Kalpana Chawla capsule is scheduled to launch atop a Northrop Grumman Antares rocket from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on 29 September.
This substance was first theorised by Albert Einstein and Satyendra Nath Bose in the early 1920s as the fifth state of matter.
NASA and its international partners first saw indications of a slight increase in the standard cabin air leak in September 2019.
The commercial mission will be the first to the ISS with NASA certification, following the successful Demo-2 mission.
SpaceX's Endeavour crew capsule nails water landing, brings NASA astronauts home in historic mission for US
Endeavour autonomously undocked from the ISS on Sunday, 2 August at 5:05 am IST and less than a day later, splashdown in Florida.
The first crewed flight of the Dragon-2 capsule in May this year carried two astronauts to the ISS on a two-month mission.
Despite being the third-richest country in the world, the UAE’s scientific and engineering community is still small.
The Neowise comet should be visible throughout the month of July and will approach closest to the Earth around 22 July.
The GPS satellite launched on this flight has better capabilities and security and has the potential to impact four billion users around the world.
NASA astronauts Chris Cassidy, Bob Behnken to take part in second spacewalk at 5 pm IST today: How to watch it live
The spacewalk is being conducted to swap out six nickel-hydrogen batteries with three lithium-ion batteries and will last six-seven hours.
For NASA, private partnerships with companies like Virgin Galactic and SpaceX are helping revive its own human missions.
Researchers argue that the finding validates the role small spacecrafts can play in astrophysics and astronomy research.
US should be respectful, not mock the space agency it has relied on all these years: Roscosmos chief
Roscosmos has in recent years suffered a series of setbacks and corruption scandals, including in the construction of a new Cosmodrome in the country.
As the global space economy undergoes a massive disruption, and space becomes increasingly entrepreneurial, India is faced with an important choice.
NASA astronauts reach ISS, SpaceX's Elon Musk says its the 'first step on a journey toward a civilization on Mars'
It was the first time a privately built and owned spacecraft carried astronauts to the space station in its more than 20 years of existence.
SpaceX launched two Americans into orbit to ISS, a landmark mission that ended Russia's monopoly on flights there.