Truth #6: The only thing that can save us is…us. In a release, NASA explained that it sent a few absentee ballots to the NASA astronauts living and working aboard the International Space Station ahead of US’ November’s elections. Photo by Joel Kowsky/NASA |, In this black-and-white infrared image, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with the company's Crew Dragon spacecraft onboard is seen on the launch pad. Photo by Kim Shiflett/NASA |, Hurley (R) and Behnken don SpaceX spacesuits in the astronaut crew quarters during a dress rehearsal. Photo courtesy of NASA, Behnken and Hurley, front row from left to right, pose for a photo with the rest of the crew aboard the space station on May 31. Read: High Stakes As Trump, Biden Head Into Final Debate, Read: US: Pence Rallies Hoosier State Supporters For Trump, US Elections 2020: Donald Trump to vote early in Florida, says White House spokesperson, US Elections 2020: Trump slammed for preaching to India on climate change during debate, US Elections 2020: Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani's daughter endorses Biden campaign, US Elections 2020: Trump says he will fire Florida Governor if he loses swing state, US Presidential Debate: Trump claims 'good relations' with Kim on Biden's 'thugs' remark, Republic & Arnab send Param Bir Singh defamation notice seeking ₹200 cr damages; Read here, Nawaz Sharif lashes out at Pak Generals Bajwa & Faiz; Maryam raises Baloch disappearances, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat says 'rise above China strategically & economically' to counter it, US elections 2020: Astronaut Rubins votes from International Space Station; here's how, US Presidential Debate 2020 Live Updates: Biden Attacks Trump For Legitimising North Korea, Biden, Trump Spar On Election Meddling, Taxes, High Stakes As Trump, Biden Head Into Final Debate, US: Pence Rallies Hoosier State Supporters For Trump. The County Clerk also sent an email to the astronaut with her crew member-specific credentials which allow her to access the secure ballot onboard ISS. Astronauts have been legally allowed to vote from space since 1997, and Kate also cast her ballot from the ISS in the 2016 election. Photo by Joe Marino-Bill Cantrell/UPI |, SpaceX launches cluster of Starlink satellites, Atomic clocks experience the quantum phenomenon called superposition, The arrival of seabirds transformed the Falkland Islands 5,000 years ago, Earth grows large crystals, rare elements in just minutes, Different type of photosynthesis may save crops from climate change. From the International Space Station: I voted today From the lab to your inbox. The astronaut mission is to lift off from Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The film received mixed reviews from critics, with Richard Dreyfuss' performance receiving praise. Copyright © 2020 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Photo by Joe Marino/UPI |, Hans Koenigsmann, vice president for build and flight reliability at SpaceX, looks at a monitor showing a live feed of the rocket carrying the company's Crew Dragon spacecraft on the pad during the countdown on May 27. Original run November 13, 2020 – TBA The Astronauts is an upcoming live-action Nickelodeon show about five kids who accidentally rocketed themselves into space. It's enraging for several reasons, and since it happened during our fall fundraising drive and affects our bottom line, we hope the Mother Jones community will stand up for our fearless journalism and send a message with a donation to support it today.