Supplies delivered to space station by Dragon cargo craft

September 23, 2014 7:14 PM

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A Dragon cargo craft closed in on the International Space Station on Tuesday after a two-day pursuit following Sunday's launch from Cape Canaveral, delivering more than 2.5 tons of supplies for scientists and the lab's residents.

The Dragon spacecraft nears the International Space Station during Tuesday's rendezvous. Credit: NASA/Reid Wiseman A habitat with 20 mice, a commercially-made 3D printer, and a $26 million NASA instrument to aid hurricane research -- plus gear for more than 250 other experiments -- arrived inside ...

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