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2014-09-02 11:37:24

Five geckos sent into space so that researchers could analyze their reproductive habits in microgravity have died in orbit, officials from the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) confirmed.

geckos in space
2014-07-29 04:02:39

After losing contact with a satellite filled with geckos taking part in an unusual reproductive experiment late last week, Russian space officials have re-established communication with the Photon-M probe.

2014-07-16 12:27:48

LOUVAIN-LA-NEUVE, Belgium, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA [http://group.iba-worldwide.com/iba-solutions ]), the world's leading provider of

Russia's Space Program Has Declared War On Menacing Asteroids
2013-10-23 11:08:16

The Russian space agency appears to be ready to engage in a conflict of astronomical proportions – announcing a few days ago that it would partner with the country’s national academy of sciences over a project to neutralize deadly asteroids that may threaten the Earth.

Roscosmos Chief Vladimir Popovkin Replaced
2013-10-11 02:47:54

Former deputy defense minister Oleg Ostapenko has replaced Vladimir Popovkin has the head of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), various media outlets reported Thursday.

Russia To Launch Progress Cargo Vessel Despite Recent Proton Rocket Failure
2013-07-06 06:10:25

Despite a recent Proton-M rocket failure, and an order to ground all Proton-based launches while an investigation is under way, one launch will continue as planned later this month.

Russia Launches Investigation Into Proton-M Rocket Failure
2013-07-05 07:48:34

Russia has suspended all launches of Proton rockets following the July 2 launch failure of a Proton M rocket carrying GLONASS navigation satellites into space.

Another Setback For Russian Space Industry As Rocket Fails Moments After Lift Off
2013-07-02 12:11:39

The Russian space agency, Roscosmos, is facing another setback after it failed to launch a Proton-M rocket into space.


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2009-04-23 12:24:22

Nikolay Dimitrievich Zelinsky (1861-1953), was a Russian chemist and academician of the Academy of Sciences of USSR (1929). Zelinsky was educated at the University of Tiraspol, the University of Odessa and also at the German universities of Leipzig and Göttingen with Victor Meyer. Later in 1988 and 1891, he received his masters and PhD from the University of Novorossisk. Zelinsky was appointed professor in 1893 at the University of Moscow. He served in this leadership position until...

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