For Researchers

The International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory is a functioning research laboratory with the tools and facilities you need to translate your ground experiments into flight-ready payloads. Research in space is already advancing research and development (R&D) on the ground that will define tomorrow’s world. Join us in this new frontier of discovery, and give your research a competitive edge.

For information about conducting research on the ISS and the project development process, please visit

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