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VIDEO: The Orion Nebula as if you were there

The US Space Agency has posted a video to discover the most intense nebula visible to the naked eye as if you are inside. The NASA released a video imitating a flight through the Orion Nebula, which lies about 1,350 light years from Earth. https://youtu.be/xCFg5udYbAg The video...

Russia and China agreed on cooperation in space

The governments of Russia and China signed an agreement on the exploration of outer space, the protection of technology and the creation of launch vehicles and ground-based space infrastructure. This document is published on the official portal of legal information. The document was ratified by...

Astronomers explored 900 planets and came to the conclusion that the solar system is unique

The scientific team led by Weiss Lauren ( Lauren Weiss ) from the University of Montreal conducted a large-scale study of planetary systems and found interesting patterns in the size and location of other worlds. Curiously, the solar system does not fit into them. The...

Astronomers re-caught the “alien radio signal” from a distant galaxy

Astronomers from the Breakthrough Listen project for the first time recorded several repetitions of the mysterious radio signal FRB 121102, the source of which is supposedly in the galaxy three billion light years from the Earth, the press service of the fund Breakthrough Initiative. "We...

Astronomers: “alien radio signals” generate “dead” stars

Mysterious radio-frequency flashes, "alien radio signals," are most likely generated by magnetars or other types of neutron stars whose radiation passes through the powerful magnetic fields of black holes, astronomers state in an article published in the journal Nature. "These signals give rise to an...

NASA discovered on Mars possible ancient fossils

Agency NASA published on its page images taken by the rovers Curiosity on the surface of the Red Planet. In the photographs submitted by NASA, you can see some "rod-like" formations on Mars. The pictures were published on January 2. As the International Business Times writes, referring...

In Switzerland, shawarma was launched into the stratosphere

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In Switzerland, representatives of the local cafe network launched a meteorological probe with shawarma into the stratosphere. A video from the camera installed on the probe, published a portal Caters. In flight, the dish stayed about two hours and rose to a height of 37...

India to launch 31 satellites in one mission

India's Space Research Organization (ISRO) has announced the launch of 31 satellites in a single mission next month, including a Cartosat-2 Earth observation satellite reported Saturday the Indian public radio All India Radio (AIR). These satellites, according to the AIR, will be launched on January...

Moon will have an orbital station for landing people

On the Moon's orbit, a station will be built to disembark people on a natural satellite of the Earth. The project is called "Deep Space Gateway". The assembly of the station is scheduled for the mid-2020s. For Deep Space Gateway, Russia will develop and manufacture...

Russia and the US will build a space station in the Moon’s orbit

Russia and the United States will build a space station in the Moon's orbit. Such an agreement was signed by the countries in 2017. The project was named "Deep Space Gateway", it will be a continuation of the cooperation currently being conducted at the International...

NASA astronomer told why scientists have not yet found aliens

Humanity has not yet established contact with extraterrestrial civilizations or has not found traces of extraterrestrial life because most of the potentially inhabited planets are most likely formed by ice-covered water worlds, said Alan Stern, the head of the New Horizons mission, at the...

Mysterious SpaceX lights cause a traffic accident in US

The launch of the SpaceX rocket in California last week caused a traffic accident after an astonishing scene in the sky. The footage showed a moment when a driver (indifferent) caused chaos in the public street, when strange and wonderful signs appeared in the sky,...

“Snowman” in space

NASA has published a picture showing the appearance of the "snowman" on the surface of an asteroid, because of the impact of collisions with other space objects. The picture taken by the US agency this week was taken by the Dawn spacecraft in 2011, showing...

The strange “skull asteroid” returns to us next year

In 2015, the astronomical community was concerned about the discovery of an asteroid, almost like the human skull, when viewed in suitable lighting conditions. The discovery of the asteroid coincided with the celebration of Halloween, passing by that date along the earth, and scientists believed...

The sun was formed from a “bubble” around a giant star

The solar system could have formed without the participation of a supernova. With the chemical composition of the Sun, the version agrees better that the "trigger mechanism" was a powerful star wind from a huge hot star belonging to the class of Wolf-Rayet stars. This...

Elon Musk showed a car that will go to Mars

The founder of SpaceX and Tesla Elon Musk published in his instagram a picture of the car, which will be sent to Mars. Red Tesla Roadster, pictured in the photo, will act as a "payload" on the rocket Falcon Heavy, the launch of which is...

SpaceX founder called the rocket “a nuclear UFO from North Korea”

SpaceX founder Ilon Mask jokingly called his company's missile a "nuclear UFO from North Korea". He wrote about this on Twitter. Mask has attached a video of the launch of the SpaceX rocket on Twitter. "A nuclear alien UFO from North Korea," Mask signed a video. Before...

Scientists explain why there is no life on Mars

Oxford scientists have found an important discovery about why there is no life on Mars, despite the presence of water in the surface crust of the planet. The new research, led by the Department of Earth Sciences at the University, provides an insight into the...

Unexpected theory of the origin of Mars

An international group of researchers has discovered the possibility of Mars forming in the belt of asteroids, which is one and a half miles away from its current location. Phys.org reports that the international research team published its findings in the journal Earth and Planetary...

The first stage of the Falcon 9 rocket returned to the US space center

The first stage of the Falcon 9 booster rocket returned to the launch site in the US state of Florida after a successful start. The broadcast of the launch and landing of the first stage is conducted by the company SpaceX. https://twitter.com/SpaceX/status/941695796881190912 Earlier it was reported that...

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