"They typically get movies as digital files and can play them back on a laptop or a standard projector that is now aboard", Huot said.
A spokesperson for NASA said: "I can confirm that the astronauts will get a chance to view the film in space but I don't have a timeline for when at this time".
A lightsaber tribute to actress Carrie Fisher at the Opening Night Celebration Of Walt Disney Pictures And Lucasfilm's "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" in Hollywood, California.
Heinrichs admitted they had been trying to honour the Star Wars creator with their work but he was not impressed.
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The announcement was first broken on Twitter four days ago by SpaceFlight reporter Robin Seemangal.
Three crew members representing the United States, Russia and Japan are on their way to the International Space Station after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 2:21 a.m. EST Sunday (1:21 p.m. Baikonur time).
The official date on which the movie will uplinked has not been announced.
Amazon to resume sales of Google Chomecast in olive branch
Amazon began promoting Chromecasts on its website, though they were listed as "currently unavailable" on Thursday afternoon. Apple , in the meanwhile, said last week that Prime Video would come to Apple TV , mending its ties with Amazon.
Japan is not training any more astronauts for ISS missions but announced plans earlier this year to send its first astronaut to the moon by 2030 as part of a NASA-led mission. Several promising designs poured in including the Redwood forest-inspired MIT design. Fortunately, the NASA is sending it to the ISS.
NASA is now looking to counter several harsh conditions astronauts in space are exposed to.
Kanai is the youngest astronaut in the history of the Japanese space agency, and the last of a trio of Japanese astronauts who were certified for travel to the ISS back in 2011.
Practically, NASA is thinking that there is going to be a moment when Star Wars is not going to be a fantasy anymore.
Amidst sexual misconduct allegations, Rep. Ruben Kihuen (D) will not seek re-election
Kihuen said the allegations "would be a distraction from a fair and thorough discussion of the issues in a reelection campaign". Kihuen reportedly kissed her at a fundraiser on one occasion, and asked her in the office about her romantic relationships.
"Some of the research on the next cargo resupply flight could rival the healing powers of bacta, including a new synthetic material to accelerate bone fix, and another to combat muscle atrophy", says the press release.