Thursday, July 29

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Russia is set to dock a long-awaited new module to the space station on Thursday

Russia is flying a new science module, called Nauka, to the International Space Station. Nauka is 14 years late, but it brings new science facilities and extra space for Russia's cosmonauts. Nauka is set to dock to the ISS on Thursday morning. Watch NASA's livestream of the maneuver below. LoadingSomething is loading. Russia is finally ready to...
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Russia wants to install a nuclear power plant on Mars | Digital Trends Spanish

China and Russia are making a big splash in space exploration, particularly Mars research. The Asian giant, in fact, already has an explorer vehicle traveling the Martian surface. Now, the Russians have expressed their desire to build a nuclear power plant on the planet as a way to ensure the presence of humans there. This innovative project has been proposed by a subsidiary of the Russian space agency Roscosmos. According to the state news agency Sputnik, the nuclear power plant would be destined to power a future Russian base on the Red Planet. Those behind this idea hope to use the same technology destined for Zeus, an interplanetary space tug project, to also power the nuclear reactor on the Martian surface. JPL-Caltech / NASARussia's Arsenals Design Bureau wants to use the tugboa...
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Russia seeks actress for its first film in space | Digital Trends Spanish

The Russian Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos, has just launched a contest to select the actress who will be the protagonist of the first film filmed in space. The chosen one, professional or amateur, will be part of a rigorous training to travel to the International Space Station (ISS), where the film will be recorded during 2020. “It is a kind of space experiment. The actress selected by a competition and a medical commission will have to perform the functions of astronaut-researcher and become a full member of the crew ”, he explained in a release Dmitry Rogozin, CEO of Roscosmos. For now, this blockbuster is named after Challenge, and is part of a work developed by Roscosmos, in addition to Channel One and the Yellow, Black and White studio. From this firm they are aware of the ...
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USA and Russia race for first film in space | Digital Trends Spanish

With multiple missions announced for the Moon, Mars, and now Venus, the space race is on. But another ingredient is now adding more flavor to this competition: the first film recorded in space. NASA, the US space agency, together with the SpaceX company and actor Tom Cruise, are working on this initiative, but now they face competition from Russia. The interests of the aerospace company of Elon Musk and Tom Cruise had met in May 2020, when the protagonist of the saga Mission Impossible revealed his interests in shooting a movie in space with the support of Space X. If the rumors are true, everything indicates that the project will begin to materialize in October 2021, when the 58-year-old actor gets on board a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule and travels to the International...
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Before and after satellite images of Beirut | Digital Trends Spanish

The devastation of Beirut still remains on the retina, after the tragic and gigantic explosion that the Lebanese capital experienced on Tuesday, August 4. And now thanks to Roscosmos from Russia and also from the European aircraft manufacturer, Airbus, disclose the magnitude of the before and after after the devastation caused by the 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate. The images show the hole of about 138 by 105 meters left by the explosion and how all the buildings surrounding the port were left. Also here in this gallery there are photos published by the company ImageSat. Previous Following one of 7 ...