|The Russian satellite photographed an eclipse twice / July 23, 2009 / |
TESIS Russian observatory, located on board of the «Coronas-Photon» satellite, has made a unique survey of the last solar eclipse, according to the official site of the project. Because of an orbit spacecraft was able to observe twice as the Moon covers the disc body..
|Endeavor astronauts completed the third spacewalk. / July 23, 2009 / |
American astronaut Dave Wolf (Dave Wolf) and Chris Cassidy (Chris Cassidy) back on board the International Space Station after the six works in open space. This was reported at NASA..
|Astronomers have seen the young Solar Systems / July 22, 2009 / |
In fewer than ten million years the material in the circumstellar disk around a young star will either be accreted on to its star, dispersed into the interstellar medium, or converted into planets or smaller solid bodies..
|Crew of ISS expects «sweet» life / July 22, 2009 / |
Over the next week an expanded crew of the ISS expects «sweet life» a cargo ship «Progress», which is scheduled to start Friday, will take into orbit a lot of chocolate..
|Broken toilet has repaired at ISS . / July 21, 2009 / |
On Monday, July 20, after the repairs the crew of the International Space Station was able to fix a broken toilet. AFP reported referring to NASA..
|Endeavor astronauts ended scheduled spacewalk. / July 20, 2009 / |
The first exit into outer space astronaut David Wolf (David Wolf) and copra Tim (Tim Kopra), arrived at the ISS on Shuttle «Endeavor», lasted 5 hours and 32 minutes instead of the planned 6 hours and a half. This is the night of Sunday reported at NASA..
|At the ISS toilet broke down. / July 20, 2009 / |
The International Space Station went down one of the two toilets. Reported in Sunday, July 19, Associated Press, referring to NASA..
|NASA had no plans of extending the life-time of the ISS till 2020 / July 15, 2009 / |
The U.S. space agency plans to complete the International Space Station, as previously, in 2016. That was reported by the newspaper The Washington Post, referring to the words in the ISS program manager Michael Suffredini NASA (Michael Suffredini)..
|The experiment simulating the flight to Mars finished in Moscow / July 15, 2009 / |
In Moscow finished «Mars 500» 105-day experiment simulating the flight to Mars, the TV channel «Russia» reports. All this time the four Russians, a Frenchman and a German held in a closed model of the spacecraft at the Institute of Biomedical Problems (IMBP).
|Progress M-02M: Successul Flight Experiment / July 13, 2009 / |
Progress M-02M test rendezvous with the International Space Station has been successfully performed today. The cargo vehicle approached new Zvezda-SM docking port to be used for the docking of Mini-research module in Nov. 2009..
|Proton-M Assembly Begins at Baikonur / July 10, 2009 / |
This morning space industrial expers began assembly of the Proton-M first stage (side units are integrated with the central unit) at site 92А-50, Baikonur..
|CORONAS-Photon »: High solar activity are continuing / July 9, 2009 / |
From 3 to 7 Jul., 2009 at the Sun There is an increasing solar activity, so the device «ПИНГВИН-M» (created MEPhI and FTI RAN) registered team of more than 20 solar flares in soft X-ray range. Of these outbreaks, there are 2 most
Large outbreaks during observation satellite «CORONAS-Photon», classes S1.0 and S2.7 for the classification of GOES, a device «TESIS» (established FIAN) made by X-ray photographs for the most powerful flash yet..