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ESA: Schiaparelli’s descent to Mars

ExoMars (Exobiology on Mars) is a two-part Martian astrobiology life searching project and joint mission of the European Space Agency (ESA) and Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos). The ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO) and a test stationary lander called Schiaparelli were launched on 14 March 2016. Visualisation of the ExoMars Schiaparelli module entering and descending …

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Roskosmos: What if instead of the Sun ..

NASA’s Russian counterpart Roscosmos has made this pretty cool concept film which shows what our horizon would look like if the Earth orbited other stars.  

Roskosmos: What if instead of the Moon ..

NASA’s Russian counterpart Roscosmos has made this pretty cool concept film which shows how our sky would look if the moon was replaced by other planets from our own solar system.  

Russian Cargo Ship on its way to the International Space Station

NASA and Roscosmos: Loaded with almost three tons of supplies, the Russian ISS Progress 49 cargo ship launched on time from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhsta, launched today, October 31, 2012.

A new Russian resupply ship successfully docked with the ISS

The unpiloted Russian ISS Progress 47 cargo ship, loaded with trash and supplies no longer needed by the Expedition 32 crew, undocked from the International Space Station for the final time July 30 and maneuvered to a safe distance from the complex for several weeks of engineering tests. The Progress separated from the Pirs Docking …

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