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Italian satellite was launched into space

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Vega rocket was launched into space carrying the Italian satellite Prisma, which will probe the Earth remotely. The light rocket "Vega" carried the Italian satellite "PRISMA", at 02:50...

NASA reveals the first person to fall on the surface of Mars

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The first person to get to the surface of Mars is likely to be a woman. NASA director Jim Bridenstine revealed the exciting plans to send humans to the...

Meteor 10 times the power of Hiroshima bomb explodes above Earth

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A massive meteorite exploded in the atmosphere, carrying up to 10 times the energy of the Hiroshima atomic bomb. Last December, the meteorite exploded unnoticed because it exploded over...

“NASA” warns of a large asteroid approaching Earth

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The giant asteroid "EA2" will pass closer to the Earth at a distance less than that between Earth and the moon, the US space agency NASA said on...
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IN THE VIDEO: ISS Expedition 59-60 launches into space aboard Soyuz MS-12

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) A Soyuz MS-12 spacecraft carrying the ISS Expedition 59-60’s Roscosmos cosmonaut Alexei Ovchinin and two NASA astronauts, Christina Koch and Nick Hague, is scheduled to launch from Baikonur Cosmodrome on...

U.S. probe “New Horizons” flies over the last celestial body from Earth

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A probe of the US space agency "NASA" on Tuesday over the celestial orbit, a precedent in the world of space as the "New Horizons" approached the asteroid "Ultima...

NASA is hosting the new year in a “historic journey” to the far reaches...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The eyes NASA scientists New Year's Eve Monday, to probe "New Horizons", which will fly near the asteroid "Ultima Toll" in the far reaches of the solar system....

NASA probe Voyager 2 enters interstellar space

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- NASA's Voyager 2, launched in 1977 for a five-year mission, has become the second man-made spacecraft to continue its journey billions of kilometers from Earth, scientists said on Wednesday. NASA...

Russia is preparing to launch its new unit towards the space station

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russian experts are preparing to launch a new unit dedicated to the International Space Station, Russian space industry sources told RIA. Experts at Russia's Khrushchev Center on Wednesday sent a...

China put two satellites into orbit for Saudi Arabia

CHINA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- China successfully put two satellites into orbit for Saudi Arabia SaudiSat 5A and SauditSat 5B, said the Chinese Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC). The launch was carried out at 12.12...

Scientists identified the version of the origin of Earth

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Researchers at the University of California at Davis (US) are close to understanding the processes that led to the formation of the Earth, according to the portal Phys.org. There are...

NASA discovers bright object of unknown origin on Mars (PHOTO)

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Mars rover Curiosity discovered an unknown object on the surface of the red planet, resembling a piece of native metal, reports a blog on the official website of...

SpaceX postponed the launch of Falcon 9

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- SpaceX announced the launch of the Falcon 9 launch vehicle, which is supposed to deliver cargo for the Spaceflight SSO-A: SmallSat Express mission in low-Earth orbit, from Sunday to...

Russia put three new military satellites into orbit

RUSSIA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The aerospace forces of the Russian Federation (VKS) conducted a successful launch of the Rokot carrier rocket from the Plesetsk cosmodrome and put three satellites into orbit. "Today at 05 hours...

U.S. may refuse to create independent space forces

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The space forces, the creation of which was announced in June by President Donald Trump, may not become an independent full-fledged type of the US Armed Forces, but will...

NASA: The presence of people on the moon will become a reality within ten...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The constant presence of people on the moon will become a reality within ten years, the head of NASA Jim Bridenstine is sure. “I think we’re about ten years away...

InSight spacecraft landed on Mars – first image

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The landing module of the Mars InSight automatic station landed on Mars in the Elysium Planitia highland area. This was announced on Monday by the flight control center of...

13.5 billion years star: One of the oldest in the universe finally found

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) - The star, whose age reaches 13.5 billion years, that is, comparable to the age of the Universe, was discovered by astronomers from Johns Hopkins University in the US. It...

Three asteroids will pass near our planet this weekend

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) - One of the three celestial bodies that will pass this Saturday near our planet will approach at a distance less than that which separates us from the Moon. Three asteroids,...

Scientists reveal a new treasure on Mars

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) - Scientists at the University of Washington, Washington, have found that the Martian surface contains materials that can be used to make rocket fuel. https://youtu.be/PGIZC5hEpUQ "Recent studies have shown that Martian soil...

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