Like HowStuffWorks on Facebook!

How Space Stations Work

Lots More Information

Related Articles


  • Galactic Suite
  • Launius, RD, "Space Stations: base camps to the stars" Smithsonian Books, Washington, DC, 2003
  • NASA Human Spaceflight ISS
  • NASA Kennedy Space Center Skylab
  • NASA Shuttle-Mir CD
  • PBS Series "Space Station"
  • "China Kicks off Manned Space Station Program" Oct. 28, 2010 (Accessed Nov. 24, 2010) Galactic Suite