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Photo: The Other Side of the Moon with the Earth in the Background

New images from the orbit of the moon from the Chinese satellite. The Chinese satellite Longjiang-2 took a picture from a rare angle, which simultaneously shows the opposite side of the Moon...

Elon Musk has published a video of the first test of the Raptor engine...

He must set in motion a new spacecraft, which in a few years will deliver mankind to Mars. pic.twitter.com/ChEGbjTGKZ — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) February 4, 2019 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Raptor engines play a key role in the...

Published the largest astronomical database and the new map of the Milky Way

The map, which collected data of four-year observations, shows more than 800 million stars, galaxies and near-earth asteroids. Mosaic image of the Milky Way, composed of images of the Pan-STARRS telescope. High Resolution...
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Founder of OneWeb announced the transfer of satellite launch due to problems of the...

The launch was planned for February 19th. The launch of OneWeb communications satellites using the Soyuz launch vehicle will be postponed due to rocket problems, company founder Greg Wyler reported on Twitter....
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SpaceX test rocket for interplanetary travel overturned due to strong winds in Texas

According to Elon Musk's plans, Starship rockets are going to be used for flights to Mars. According to photographs from an assembly shop in Texas, the Starship spacecraft from SpaceX fell and was damaged...
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NASA scientist shows the disappearing rings of Saturn, the size of the planets and...

Visual and simple animations for not so simple things. James O'Donoghue is a planetary scientist at the NASA Space Flight Center. In 2014, he received a doctorate in physics from the University of Leicester, and...
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TASS: Roscosmos will form a detachment of female astronauts

They will be recruited from among the young specialists of the rocket and space industry. Roscosmos will form a detachment of women-cosmonauts, TASS reports, citing a source in the industry. Candidates for the squad will be...
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Photo: The only total lunar eclipse in 2019 with a “bonus” in the form...

The next full lunar eclipse will occur no earlier than 2021. Early in the morning of January 21, a total lunar eclipse occurred , the next such is expected no earlier than 2021. It was most convenient...

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