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"Now we fly to master"
Проект: Formation of the innovation system in Russia

"Roscosmos" dying in America and his SpaceX. There is still money, no result.

22-03-2018 admin 2565 0

SpaceX — what does it cost to build the Falcon Heavy. Who is it all
Проект: New in Science

Elon Musk is surprised, and can say that and amused the scientific community in April 2011. The entrepreneur first announced the Falcon Heavy and told how it should work. Since then began the development stage of "the exploration of deep space" from SpaceX. The company gradually began to implement his plan. "This missile is really huge," he said as the Mask without much specifics. Any of these characteristics was given a little later.

22-02-2018 admin 2914 0

Near miss flight to the moon
Проект: New in Science

Not all models of manned spacecraft to reach a full flight crew. This could be and finish, but the further fate of the ship can arise in different ways. Buran, the Soviet answer to the space Shuttle has made just one test flight. And in the eyes of many he is already one of this flight surpassed the Shuttle, making unmanned the fact that the Shuttle was always doing pilots. In the end, his fame he can compete with some of the ships, which successfully flew people. Some of the other ships almost forgotten and seldom mentioned outside specialized sites. One of these ships could greatly affect the results of the lunar race, but instead fell victim to Soviet secrecy.

06-02-2018 admin 2358 0

Why Falcon 9FT is a masterpiece
Проект: New in Science

Despite the resounding success of F9 in the commercial market are abled citizens who claim that it is based on the technology of 60 years. I will try to show, by means of open data and simple math that this is absolutely a giant misconception.

06-02-2018 admin 2873 0

Were the Americans on the moon, the sequel: the gun went on
Проект: On the national idea

Known teleobservation Alexei Pushkov makes, in my opinion, a sensible political reporting, but it shows a flippant attitude to science. It bothers me more than the question of whether Americans on the moon. Alexey Pushkov, member of the State Duma, the representative of the political elite. I see here a common root with the disrespectful attitude of this part of society to science, including to the national academic science.

14-01-2018 admin 2542 0

The sad story of "Zenit"
Проект: Equipment and armament: yesterday, today and prospect

Alas, the success of a technical system does not always depends only on its excellence. And the sad story of the carrier rocket "Zenit" clearly shows how great the technical side of the rocket instead of a brilliant career and outstanding achievements were in a situation when you have to just survive. December 26 kicks off the last of the already made "Zenith" and, despite the news this year, it may be the last in the history of this launch vehicle.

27-12-2017 admin 2496 0

The journal Science recognized the discovery of physicists from Russia's biggest breakthrough of the year
Проект: New in Science

Detection of Russian and foreign physicists gravitational waves generated during the merger of neutron stars in the galaxy NGC 4993, became the main opening of the year by the magazine Science.

22-12-2017 admin 2516 0

Military review. Developments in the field of defence and security in the media. Media monitoring during the week from 27.11 in 03.12.2017 year

It became known about the benefits of armored car "Tiger"; TARKR "Peter the Great" will be sent for upgrades; the latest multi-function icebreaker "Ilya Muromets" became part of the Russian Navy; marine priority of the new state armament Programme will be ships with high-precision missiles and nuclear submarines, experts for the NBC protection of BBO in the Amur region received the latest command vehicles based on the BTR-60ПУМ; in 2017 the troops TSB has received more than 1,000 units of weapons and military equipment; motorized infantry ZVO got a new digital communication system "Migrant"; Air and space forces transferred to the long-range bomber Tu-22M3 after control and restoration works in Kazan; pilotless aircraft of the Western military district has been modernized; helicopter regiment ZVO will join the "Night hunter"; in the southern military district on combat duty have taken up the latest s-300V4 air defense missile systems "Buk-M3"; airborne received in 2017, the new samples of weapons and equipment; a three-year contract to supply BMP-3 is made in full. About these and other developments in the monitoring of the media during the week from 27 03. 12. 2017.

03-12-2017 admin 3700 0

Russia is trying to regain its place in space
Проект: The future of Russia and the world: estimates and projections

On Tuesday, Russia launched the second Soyuz with a new cosmodrome in the far East. This cost a lot of money base is designed to symbolize the rebirth of the Russian space industry. But can Russia regain its former prestige 60 years after the launch of the famous Sputnik?

03-12-2017 admin 2681 0

"Spiral" development of aerospace systems
Проект: Equipment and armament: yesterday, today and prospect

Exactly 40 years ago separated from the carrier aircraft Tu-95KM in his first solo flight went MiG-105.11 received its characteristic shape nicknamed "Lapot". It was an analogue of the spacecraft created as part of aerospace system "Spiral" which also had to be created plane rasandik able to reach speeds of 6M and two rocket stages to output the ship into orbit. In the end, was made with only a ship and a few copies at a scale of 1:3 which flew in space. Despite this "Spiral" and the American X-15 which was from the 1960s was the closest to completion of all the projects of air-launched space cargo at the moment.

05-11-2017 admin 2978 0