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Russian media has reported that a giant "UFO fragment" has fallen from the sky and landed near a remote village in Siberia.
Two Russian cosmonauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) completed a six-hour and 15-minute spacewalk Thursday afternoon to ready for the removal of a docking module due to be flown back into Earth’s atmosphere for incineration sometime next year.
On October 4, 1957, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1 into space, a monumental moment in the history of space exploration and the beginning of the race to the Moon. Today, there are hints of a new race to once again visit that mysterious neighbor of ours.
Fuel, water, oxygen, air and most of the dry cargo have been loaded into ESA's third Automated Transfer Vehicle, Edoardo Amaldi, as the 9 March liftoff approaches.
NASA has decided it will be unable to continue a joint endeavor with the European Space Agency (ESA) on the ExoMars mission.
Roscosmos and the Cosmonauts Training Center are launching a campaign to select a new line of cosmonauts, training them for possible flights to the Moon within ten years.
Despite multiple glitches, accidents, and equipment failures in recent months, a NASA representative told reporters on Thursday that the U.S. space agency still had confidence in the Russian space program and specifically the Soyuz rockets used to transport crew and supplies to the International Space Station (ISS).
Russian space agency Roscosmos announced on Tuesday the initial results of an investigation into its failed Mars mission, blaming cosmic radiation for a computer glitch that ultimately doomed the Phobos-Grunt spacecraft.
Roscosmos said on Tuesday that the launch of a new crew for the International Space Station has been postponed by about 45 days.
Issues with the spacecraft's landing capsule have forced officials to delay the next scheduled Soyuz rocket flight to the International Space Station.
- Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
- To fire mitraille at.
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