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We fell from a height of 192 km and reported on this.

We fell from a height of 192 km and reported on this.

At that moment, when the engine of the last stage ceases to work, an extraordinary sensation of lightness begins - as if you fall out of the seat of the chair and hang on the seat belts. Stops ...
Features of food for astronauts

Features of food for astronauts

In childhood, every Soviet boy dreamed of becoming an astronaut. And only one in a million had such a dream come true. One of the main barriers that got in the way of those who wished to conquer space ...
In space in a spiral

In space in a spiral

In the middle of the last century, jet manned aircraft, gradually mastering all new speeds and heights, was able to come close to the threshold of space. The first success was achieved by the Americans: October 14 ...
The world has a second private space carrier

The world has a second private space carrier

Last Sunday, April 21, the new American launch vehicle Antares made its first launch from the MARS space center in Virginia. Spaceport, located on the island of Wallops, ...
Miniaturization - a new trend of cosmonautics

Miniaturization - a new trend of cosmonautics

In the United States published a report with a commercial forecast of the development of the global market for military satellites. In 2012, this segment of the space industry was estimated at 11,8 billion. The authors of the report ...
Space debris

Space debris

In 1957, the Soviet Union launched the first artificial satellite of Earth into space, thus opening a new era in the history of mankind - the era of space exploration. Over the years that have passed since the 50 years ...
Rocket H-1 - "Tsar-rocket"

Rocket H-1 - "Tsar-rocket"

The H-1 super heavy launch vehicle was called the “Tsar-rocket” for its large dimensions (the starting weight is almost 2500 tons, the height is 110 meters), and also the goals set during the work on it. The rocket was supposed to ...
ROSKOSMOS: to find life on Jupiter

ROSKOSMOS: to find life on Jupiter

The probe floats in an icy void. Three years have passed since its launch at Baikonur, and a long road stretched a billion kilometers behind. Safely crossed the asteroid belt, fragile devices ...
Moon Treasure - Helium-3

Moon Treasure - Helium-3

A handful of soil, which was picked up on the crest of the Camelot lunar crater, slipped off the usual scoop into a special teflon bag and went with the Apollo 17 team to Earth. In that...
The program to counter the cosmic threat can be implemented

The program to counter the cosmic threat can be implemented

The Federal Target Program (FTP) to counter the cosmic threat may receive a start in life. Russian specialists from the Institute of Astronomy of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Roscosmos and TsNIIMASH created a project ...
The road to the stars. The crisis of modern cosmonautics

The road to the stars. The crisis of modern cosmonautics

But NASA astronauts are at risk of getting stuck on Earth forever. Due to financial difficulties, a difficult situation has developed around the “flagship program” of the American Space Agency ....
New space race: four launches in four days

New space race: four launches in four days

It seems that now we can observe events that are in some way reminiscent of what happened in the fifties and sixties of the last century. More than clearly there has been a new space race, in ...
Star Wars on the land of Baikonur

Star Wars on the land of Baikonur

The leaders of Russia and Kazakhstan agreed on the further joint mutually beneficial use of the Baikonur cosmodrome - this statement was made on the results of the visit of the Kazakh President Nursultan ...