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July 27, 2016
Will Russia and China Build an SCO-Based Joint Missile Defense System
Moscow (Sputnik) Jul 26, 2016
Russia and China may create a unified missile defense system for the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. That's the conclusion of experts speaking at a forum dedicated to the US deployment of the THAAD anti-ballistic missile system in South Korea. What would the Russian-Chinese system look like? Sputnik investigates. On Monday, experts in Moscow and Beijing spoke via video conference on the implications for regional security of the US deployment of missile defense systems in South Korea. And while ... read more

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A 'matryoshka' in the interstellar medium
As if it were one of the known Russian dolls, a group of astronomers, led by researchers at the Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias, (IAC) has found the first known case of three supernova remnants ... more

Russia, US Discuss Lunar Station for Mars Mission
Russia's Roscosmos Corporation and NASA are in discussions about future of joint space missions following the conclusion of the ISS project in 2024; one proposal is to create a space base close to t ... more

New Naval Sonar Network to Allow Russia to 'Hear' Enemy Subs Via Satellites
Russia develops a unique sonar system capable of detecting enemy ships and submarines at a distance of hundreds of kilometers via a satellite network, according to the newspaper Izvestia. A st ... more


Faster Speeding Bullets: Russia Test-Fires Its Own Railgun
A team of Russian scientists has successfully tested the country's first railgun, which relies on electromagnetic forces rather than explosives or propellant, according to RIA Novosti. Railgun ... more


Russia's TVEL Makes First Batch of Fuel for New Nuclear-Powered Icebreakers
Russia's TVEL company produced the first batch of nuclear fuel to be used in Russia's new serial project 22220 nuclear-powered icebreakers, the company's press service said Tuesday. Project 22 ... more

Transition from Operations to Decommissioning by Preparing a Safe, Cost-Effective Shut Down and Waste Management Strategy

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One of a Kind Nuclear Power Unit to be Connected to Electrical Grid
A third-generation reactor at the most powerful nuclear power unit in Russia's atomic energy network is expected to begin generating electricity by August, Aleksandr Shutikov, the deputy general dir ... more

Russia Lays Down Nuclear-Powered Ural Icebreaker at Baltic Shipyard
St. Petersburg, Russia (SPX) Jul 26, 2016 Russia's second serial project 22220 nuclear-powered icebreaker Ural has been laid down in St. Petersburg on Monday, a RIA Novosti correspondent reported. ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
India Set to Test Domestically-Produced Scramjet Engine in Third Quarter

N. Korea says any further nuclear test depends on US

SSL to provide robotic arms to DARPA for satellite servicing

US tells Beijing sea patrols will continue: official

China builds massive seaplane: state media

NASA Establishes Institute to Explore New Ways to Protect Astronauts

CACI International to support U.S. Cyber Command


Russian and US engineers plan manned moon mission
Engineers in Russia and the US are completing a plan for a collaborative space program. The initiative would preserve the multinational alliance developed when the International Space Station (ISS) ... more

Seven Soyuz Rockets to Be Constructed for Russian Defense Ministry in 2016
A total of seven Soyuz carrier rockets are scheduled to be constructed for the Russian Defense Ministry by the end of the year, the general director of Russia's Progress State Research and Productio ... more

Ukraine, US aim to launch jointly-developed space rocket
Ukraine and the United States are planning to launch a jointly-developed rocket in the coming months, as part of the two countries' space cooperation, Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States Vale ... more
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Indian NPP Second Unit May Start Commercial Operations in November
The reactor at the second unit of India's Kudankulam nuclear power plant (NPP) may start commercial operations in November, Russian energy company Rosatom's representative in India Natalia Kudryasho ... more

Russia Tests Parts of 6th Generation, Railgun Equipped Near Space Warplane
Russia's largest radio electronics manufacturer gave a glimpse into the future of Russian air superiority confirming on Monday that components for a sixth 6th generation fighter jet are being tested ... more
24/7 News Coverage
Before animals, evolution waited eons to inhale

Marine carbon sinking rates confirm importance of polar oceans

Cities face dramatic increase in water treatment spending when watersheds are developed

New discoveries about photosynthesis may lead to solar cells of the future

ISRO to launch weather satellite next month

'Super ants' invading British gardens faster than ever

US, Senegal troops wind up first-ever emergency exercise


Russian MoD Denies Plans for Nuclear-Capable Outer Space Strategic Bomber
According to the Russian Defense Ministry, military educational institutions don't have the competence to deal with such projects. Reports claiming that the Russian Strategic Missile Forces Ac ... more

India May Buy Russian Microcircuits for Its Space Program
Russia's Angstrem microelectronics manufacturer is in talks on supplying some 10,000 radiation-resistant circuits for India's space program, local media said Tuesday. Angstrem has contacted a ... more

New Crew Members, Including NASA Biologist, Launch to Space Station
Three crew members representing the United States, Russia and Japan are on their way to the International Space Station after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 9:36 p.m. EDT We ... more

Return to light for underground astronauts
Yesterday, the international team of six astronauts from China, Japan, USA, Spain and Russia returned to daylight after spending six nights underground simulating a mission exploring another planet. ... more

Russia, Kazakhstan to Reach Final Decision on Baiterek Space Complex
According to the Russian deputy prime minister, a final decision on the construction of the joint Russian-Kazakh Baiterek Space Complex will be reached in September. A final decision on the co ... more


Russian New Soyuz-MS Spacecraft Docks With ISS for First Time
Russian new Soyuz-MS spacecraft for the first time docked with the International Space Station on Saturday, the Russian space agency Roscosmos said. The docking was carried out in automatic mo ... more

New Prototype Parachute for Space Landings Unveiled at Russian Trade Fair
A new kind of parachute, especially designed for space landings, has been presented at the Innoprom International Industrial Trade Fair in Ekaterinburg by Technodinamika, a Russian aviation company. ... more
24/7 Energy News Coverage
An accelerated pipeline to open materials research

Mapping electromagnetic waveforms

Ultrasensitive sensor using N-doped graphene

Harvesting water from air with less energy

New reaction for the synthesis of nanostructures

Garnet-type fast ionic conductor for all-solid-state lithium battery

Biggest Little Self-Assembling Protein Nanostructures Created

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Russia's 'Doomsday' Military Plane Almost Ready for Flight


Russian Scientists Propose Charging Satellites Using Land-Based Lasers


Russia may test-fire its most powerful ballistic missile Sarmat near Hawaii


Exploring inner space for outer space


Russia's REMIX Innovative Nuclear Fuel Enters First Field Trials


Russia to Continue Rocket Engine Supplies to US Under Existing Contracts


Laser uranium enrichment technology


Russian physicists create a high-precision 'quantum ruler'


Russia to Publish Catalog Disclosing US Military Satellites


Putin: Russia, China to Step Up Nuclear Energy Cooperation

Quantum calculations broaden the understanding of crystal catalysts

Russian Moon Base to Hold Up to 12 People

Russia, China to Sign Intellectual Property Deal on Rocket Tech

Russia, Italy to build earth remote sensing satellite network

Launch of Arktika Ship Shows Russia's Ability to Churn Out Icebreakers

Dropping RD-180 engines is like 'burning $100M for fun'

Lift off for ABS-2A

McCain Stands Down: Congress Reaches Compromise on Russian Rockets

Next-Generation Bombers: What US, Russia, China Are Set to Roll Out

Below the Radar: Russia's S-400, S-500 Set to Become Invisible to Enemies

High-Tech Telescope for Dangerous Asteroids Detection Launched in Russia

Less is More: Russia Opts for Lower-Cost but More Capable Navy

Russian Top Secret Hypersonic Glider Can Penetrate Any Missile Defense

Drying Arctic soils could accelerate greenhouse gas emissions

Russian Proton-M Rocket Puts US Intelsat DLA-2 Satellite Into Orbit

US Senate reaches compromise on Russian rocket engines

Russian, US Astronauts to Return From ISS on June 18

All Clear! Russia to Give Its Arctic Domains a Clean Bill of Health

Ukraine Unlikely to Meet Challenge of Building Large Rocket Engines for US

Abandonment of Russian rocket engines may ground Pentagon's space plans

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