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March 27, 2015
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Russia Launches Satan Missile With S Korean Kompsat 3A Satellite
Moscow, Russia (Sputnik) Mar 27, 2015
The launch was completed at 01:08 a. m. Moscow time on Thursday (22:08 GMT on Wednesday) from the Yasny launch site located in Russia's Orenburg Region, according to the spokesman. The RS-20B missile will deliver the South Korean Kompsat-3A satellite into orbit. Kompsat-3A, developed by the Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI), will be used for environmental, agricultural and oceanographic monitoring applications and will help produce high-resolution electro-optical images required for Geogra ... read more
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SPACE TRAVEL

Russia Plans to Boost Space Tourism at Orbital Outpost
Russia may reduce the number of cosmonauts on board the International Space Station (ISS) in order to optimize the commercial use of its ISS segment, the Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos, said Tuesda ... more
LAUNCH PAD

UAE Moves to Purchase Russian Spacecraft Launch Platform
The United Arab Emirates is interested in the acquisition of the international spacecraft launch platform "Sea Launch". It is a sea-based launch system that allows launches of commercial freights on ... more
RUSSIAN SPACE

Cost of Russian Space Projects Grows by 27 percent
Russian space projects have risen in price on average by 27 percent due to the current economic situation, Yuri Koptev, a representative of the Russian Space Agency Roscosmos said Tuesday. "Al ... more
ENERGY DAILY


NUKEWARS

Russia Warns West Against Destroying Nuclear Parity
The United States and other NATO countries should reconsider making unilateral steps in the area of missile defense that could destroy nuclear parity and prompt an adequate response from Moscow, the ... more


LAUNCH PAD

DoD Works to Build Competition Into Space Launches
Space capability is critical to national security, and the Defense Department is working to make its launch program more competitive and end its longtime use of a Russian rocket engine on the Atlas ... more
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TIME AND SPACE

Behind the dogmas of good old hydrodynamics
A new theory, which gives new insights into the transport of liquid flowing along the surface under applied electric field, was developed by the group of Russian scientists lead by Olga Vinogradova ... more
CIVIL NUCLEAR

Jordan, Russia ink deal on nuclear reactor plant
Jordan and Russia signed a deal that is worth 10 billion U.S. dollars Tuesday to support the implementation of Jordan's first nuclear plant, the state-run Petra news agency reported. Khaled To ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
China hits out at Japan over defence spending worries

Army tests missile launch demonstrator

Japan launches replacement spy satellite

Saudi strikes Yemen rebels as Iran warns of 'dangerous step'

Taiwan protesters scuffle with police over China flight route

UK data hub will maximize benefits of Europe's EO program

N. Korea says US missile system seeks to contain China, Russia

LAUNCH PAD

Soyuz Installed at Baikonur, Expected to Launch Wednesday
The Soyuz-2.1A carrier rocket has been successfully installed at the launch site at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan and is scheduled for launch on October 29, the press service of the Russian ... more
STATION NEWS

One-Year Crew Set for Launch to Space Station
The first one-year crew for the International Space Station is set to launch Friday, March 27. NASA Television will provide extensive coverage of the launch and the crew's arrival to the orbital lab ... more
LAUNCH PAD

Proton launches Express AM-7 satellite for Russian Government
Lifting off from Baikonur at 01:05 am Moscow Time on Thursday, March 19, the Proton-M integrated launch vehicle (ILV) successfully orbited the Airbus DS-built Express AM-7 telecommunications satelli ... more
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ROCKET SCIENCE

Aerojet Rocketdyne Hot-Fire Tests Additive Components for the AR1 Engine
Aerojet Rocketdyne has recently completed a successful series of hot-fire tests of key additively manufactured components for its AR1 booster engine at its Sacramento test facility. The testing of t ... more
NUKEWARS

Arms Reductions Treaty Between US, Russia Unlikely in Near Future
Russia and the United States are unlikely to achieve a new nuclear arms reduction treaty in the near future, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Anatoly Antonov said Tuesday. "A new deal on strate ... more
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Rethinking wetland restoration: Smaller wetlands more valuable than previously thought

Carbon nanotube fibers make superior links to brain

Snowflakes become square with a little help from graphene

Japan Plans 250-Mile Chain of Sea Walls to Fend Off Tsunamis

New membranes deliver clean water more efficiently

LAUNCH PAD

Kosmotras Denies Reports of Suspending Russian-Ukrainian Launches
International Space Company (ISC) Kosmotras will launch a Russian-Ukrainian Dnepr carrier rocket despite earlier media reports that the company's space contracts may be disrupted amid the ongoing cr ... more
LAUNCH PAD

US to Scrap Delta IV Launch Vehicle in Favor of Russian-Made Rocket
The use of the Delta IV space launch vehicle will be discontinued in favor of the Atlas V that uses the Russian made RD-180 rocket to launch US national security payloads into space, United Launch A ... more
DEEP IMPACT

Second natural quasicrystal found in ancient meteorite
A team from Princeton University and the University of Florence in Italy has discovered a quasicrystal - so named because of its unorthodox arrangement of atoms - in a 4.5-billion-year-old meteori ... more
ROCKET SCIENCE

Replacing Russian Rocket Engine to Take 7 Years
As a result of alleged Russian interference in the internal affairs of Ukraine, the 2015 US National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) prohibits the use of the Russian-made rocket engine, and directs ... more
STATION NEWS

Russia, US May Sign New Deal to Send Astronauts to ISS
Russia's space agency Roscosmos is likely to sign an agreement with NASA this fall on sending US astronauts to the International Space Station in 2018, Roscosmos said Monday. "The agreement on ... more

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MILITARY COMMUNICATIONS

Russia Starts Large-Scale Communications Drills in Nine Regions
Units of Russia's signals troops began on Monday large-scale communications field exercises in nine regions of the Eastern Military District, the district's press service said. "The drills env ... more
BLUE SKY

The physics of clouds
In 1941, Russian physicist Andrey Kolmogorov developed a theory of turbulence that has served as the basic foundation for our understanding of this important naturally occurring phenomenon. Tu ... more
24/7 Energy News Coverage
'Goldilocks material' could change spintronics

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Better debugger

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New kind of 'tandem' solar cell developed

Physicists solve low-temperature magnetic mystery

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MARSDAILY

Roscosmos: Manned Flight to Mars Will Be Impossible Without Russia's Help

MOON DAILY

Russia Plans to Start Moon Exploration Jointly With Partners

MOON DAILY

Russia Plans to Adapt New Angara-5 Rocket for Flights to the Moon

WATER WORLD

Russia Inks Major Ore Exploration Deal with International Seabed Authority

FLOATING STEEL

Fifth Russian Yasen-Class Attack Nuclear Sub Begins Construction in March

SUPERPOWERS

Russia Grows Maritime Potential, Returns to Global Geopolitics

SUPERPOWERS

Moscow Will Respond to NATO Military Buildup Near Russia's Border

GPS NEWS

Galileo satellites ready for fuelling as launcher takes shape

STATION NEWS

International Space Station 'Lost' Without Russia Says NASA Chief

ROBO SPACE

Russian SAR-401 Space Robot Ready for the ISS

Gazprom Space Systems to Scrub Contracts with French Satellite Providers

Russia's SMF Ready to Repel a 'Lightning-Speed' Nuclear Strike

India to Launch Fourth Navigation Satellite for Communications Security

Russian Navy to Receive 50 New Vessels

Russia's Yamal-601 Teleco Sat to b launched in 2018

Leaks Show S Africa Spied on Itself for Details of Joint Satellite Project

Next Launch of Heavy Angara-5 Rocket Due Next Year

Soyuz-2.1a Rocket Takes Military Satellite to Designated Orbit

Russia's Vostochny Cosmodrome Construction Reaches Home Stretch

NASA Hopes to Continue Cooperation on ISS Until 2024

Igniting the air for atmospheric research

Russia to Build Its Own Orbital Station After 2024

Russia's New ISS Module to Be Ready in Early 2016

Surviving Mars on Earth

European Commission May Axe Hungary-Russia Nuclear Plant Deal

Russia's Strategic Missile Forces Check Combat Readiness During Drills

Two Years On, Source of Russian Chelyabinsk Meteor Remains Elusive

Why Did Russian Cosmonauts Carry Shotguns and Machetes in Space?

Russian-Ukrainian Satan Rocket to Launch South Korean Satellite as Planned

Russian Space Agency's Computers Are Hacker-Proof

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