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April 20, 2014
Russia launches its new ICBM from Plesetsk space centre
Moscow (Voice of Russia) Apr 16, 2014
The Russian Strategic Missile Troops have successfully test fired an RS-24 Yars intercontinental ballistic missile with a multiple re-entry vehicle from the Plesetsk cosmodrome, a Russian Defence Ministry press service official for the Strategic Missile Troops, Colonel Igor Yegorov, told a news briefing earlier this Monday. The experimental warheads arrived in the designated area on the Kura test range in the Kamchatka Peninsula. The set goals of the launch have been fully met, Colonel Yegorov sai ... read more
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Russian Rockets used by the US
Since the end of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, U.S. and Russian relations have deteriorated significantly due to the Russia-Ukraine crisis. One of the important questions on many minds is: " ... more

Russia's Glonass system fails second time in April
Nine Russian navigation satellites had gone out of service for the second time in this month, the Federal Space Agency Roscosmos said Tuesday. According to Roscosmos, between 01:00 and 01:30 M ... more

Russia should be ready for non-contact war
The future of the Russian armed forces lies in developing high-precision 'smart' weapons and boosting the capacity to conduct no-contact warfare, a Russian deputy prime minister in charge of the def ... more


Russia will continue rocket engines supplies to US
Earlier, the media reported that the US was seeking a license for domestic manufacturing of RD-180 rocket engines. Russia will continue supplying powerful RD-180 rocket engines to the US, the Rocket ... more


Russia plans to get a foothold in the Moon
Russia plans to organize a permanent base on the moon rather than leave it after several successful missions, the Russian deputy defense minister in charge of defense and space industries said. "The ... more
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Putin Hopes For Further Cooperation With Committee on Space Research
Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed hope that Russia will continue its cooperation with the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) during a meeting with the president of the organization on Fri ... more

NASA to go ahead with joint projects with Russia, aside from ISS
Although NASA has suspended cooperation with Russia, it still plans to retain a number of joint projects, including the ISS, the news chief for Media Services in External Relations at NASA, Allard B ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
China faces 'most complex time in history' at home and abroad - Xi Jinping

ATK supplying hardware, composites for Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle

Russian Rockets used by the US

21st Space Wing reaches inspection milestone

Lockheed Martin Contracted To Maintain MK-48 Torpedoes

Sensitive detection method may help impede illicit nuclear trafficking

China to boost space defense in 'new-type combat force'


No politics in space: ISS example of what Russia, US can achieve working together
The International Space Station is an example of what Russia and the US can accomplish by working together, US astronaut Michael Hopkins told RT, adding that the cooling relations between Moscow and ... more

Russia warns Ukraine against missile technologies proliferation
Russia on Monday drew Kiev's attention over media reports that a Ukrainian military-space enterprise had allegedly been negotiating with third countries on missile technology sale. Referring t ... more

Journey to Mars Only Possible With International Cooperation
Dmitry Znamensky - No single country has the resources to carry out an expedition to Mars, but together mankind does have the technological capability required to realize such an endeavor, according ... more
UAV Payloads 2014, 24 - 25 June - London, UK
International Conference on Protection of Materials and Structures From Space Environment
Nuclear Supply Chain Summit - April 28-29 Greenville SC
Training Space Professionals Since 1970

Tempur-Pedic Mattress Comparison & Memory Foam Mattress Review

ESA to continue space cooperation with Russia unlike NASA
The European Space Agency (ESA) has no intentions at all of reviewing its space cooperation with Russia, despite the latter's merger with Crimea and NASA's recent announcement of pulling out from jo ... more

Russian Astronaut Misurkin Dreams of Going to the Moon, Mars
A Russian astronaut Alexander Misurkin thinks humankind should not stop at the exploration of near-Earth space but rather go further in the universe, the explorer told RIA Novosti Tuesday. "I ... more
24/7 News Coverage
Earthquake simulation tops one quadrillion flops

Deforestation could intensify climate change in Congo Basin by half

Recycling industrial waste water

Building Better Soybeans for a Hot, Dry, Hungry World

Earliest ancestor of land herbivores discovered

Air temperature influenced African glacial movements

Moth study suggests hidden climate change impacts


Russian Federal Space Agency is elaborating Moon exploration program
The Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) has created a team of specialists, which will elaborate the Moon program. The scientists plan to launch three spacecraft - two landing and one orbital - ... more

Satellite Navigation Failure Confirms Urgent Need for Backup
The world's global positioning industry watched in disbelief on April 2, 2014, as all of the 24 GLONASS satellites that make up Russia's equivalent of the GPS system failed at once. This unprecedent ... more

The Most Profitable Gas in the World
There is only one certainty in Ukraine: The energy sector must and will be transformed, and how long this takes will depend on who ends up in the driver's seat and how serious they are about becomin ... more
Ukraine army's humiliations pile up as eastern push fizzles

Japan begins work on surveillance unit near disputed islands: report

Ukraine's pro-Russian militants hold firm despite accord

Russia launches its new ICBM from Plesetsk space centre

DPRK vows self-defense measures against US hostility

Sensitive detection method may help impede illicit nuclear trafficking

China launches experimental satellite

Tiangong's New Mission

"Space Odyssey": China's aspiration in future space exploration

China is advancing Hu Yaobang reforms: state media

China court jails four anti-graft activists for protests

Thousands of workers strike at China shoe factory


Progress Departs, New Cargo Ships Awaiting Launch
A Russian space freighter filled with trash departed the International Space Station on time Monday at 9:58 a.m. EDT. The ISS Progress 54 will orbit Earth 11 days for engineering tests before finall ... more

Is "divorce" between Russian and US space agencies possible?
NASA's withdrawal from communication with Russia would cause damage, first of all, to the US itself and its space programs. If someone may probably win anything from this withdrawal, this would be o ... more

Ukrainian situation won't change Russian-Kazakh Baiterek project
The Baiterek space project will not undergo adjustments over the Ukrainian situation, the foreign ministers of Russia and Kazakhstan pledged, the Voice of Russia correspondent Kira Kalinina reports. ... more

Russia regrets NASA halting cooperation, warns of impact on ISS
Russia has expressed its regrets over NASA's decision to halt cooperation with its Russian counterpart. However, experts agree that the measure will affect NASA and mutual international work, but wi ... more
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Ultra-fast electrical circuits using light-generated tunneling currents

Tiny Step Edges, Big Step for Surface Science

Quantum superconductor-metal to glass transition observed

Combs of Light Accelerate Communication

Relieving electric vehicle range anxiety with improved batteries


NASA to hurt itself by cutting ties with Russia


Russian Lawmakers Approve Satellite Navigation Hub in Nicaragua


Russian Resupply Vehicle to Blast Off for ISS Voyage


Russia's new S-500 system to destroy any target at any altitude


Ukraine turmoil clouds PV outlook


Soyuz ready for Sentinel-1A satellite launch


Russian rocket crashes in Kazakhstan


Mars yard ready for Red Planet rover


Why Ukraine's Next President Doesn't Matter


Soyuz Docking Delayed Till Thursday as Station Crew Adjusts Schedule

Software glitch most probable cause of Soyuz TMA-12 taking two day approach

US, Russian astronauts take new trajectory to dock the ISS

Hunt for an unidentified electron object

New ISS Crew Wrapping Up Training for Launch

First GLONASS satellite in 2014 put in orbit

US more dependent on Russia in space, than Russia on US - NASA

Planet Labs Set To Launch Largest Satellite Fleet In History

Russia Looks East as Relations with Europe Deteriorate

US gains additional protection against ballistic missiles

Birth of a New Ukrainian Nation?

US to seek licence for domestic production of Russia's RD-180 rocket engines

Proton-M with two Russian communication satellites on board blasts off from Baikonur

Russian Progress Spacecraft Boosts ISS Orbit

Russia Eyes Crimea's Oil and Gas Reserves

Proton-M carrier rocket with two satellites abroad installed on Baikonur launch pad

Russia flies warplanes to Belarus for joint combat duty

Russia's Roskosmos to study Armenia's space exploration capacity

Arianespace in spotlight at Satellite 2014: expects another record-breaking year

Chelyabinsk meteor to help develop nanotechnology

United Rocket and Space Corporation registered in Russia

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