Category: Earth

The man in the tricone – Sergey Krikalev – the last USSR citizen.

November 26, 2022

Being stuck indoors or in a car for a few hours can be a terrifying experience. Being stuck in a zero-gravity space station 350 kilometers from Earth for almost a year can be quite a terrifying experience. One man who went through such a situation is Sergei Krikalev, a Soviet/Russian cosmonaut. The Mir space station…

How does zero gravity train astronauts?

November 24, 2022

Zero gravity can be created artificially Objects have weight because they are attracted by the earth. Acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 meters per second. Even if an object is dropped in a controlled manner with the same acceleration, it will feel weightless during the fall. So if a human-carried vehicle can be brought as…

Aurora phenomenon

November 20, 2022

Aurora is mainly seen in colors like green, red, blue and pink in South Pole. Their color appears as particles coming from the sun collide with various gas particles in the Earth’s atmosphere.

Milestone in India’s Space Exploration history

November 19, 2022

India’s first privately-built rocket successfully test-firedThe launch was from Sriharikota on November 18, 2022 at 11.30 am.Hyderabad-based Skyroot Aerospace is the manufacturer of the VIKRAM-S rocket. While the rocket was named after Vikram Sarabha, the power source engine was named KALAM-80 as a tribute to India’s Missile Man Abdul Kalam. The single-stage sub-orbital vehicle VIKRAM-S…

NASA’s x37B spaceship has returned after 908 days in space.

November 14, 2022

The Boeing-built X37B has landed at NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration Kennedy, marking the completion of its sixth mission with the United States Space Force. The award-winning spaceplane broke yet another endurance record, spending 908 days on orbit.

Bird appears to set non-stop distance record with 8,435-mile flight from Alaska to Australia

November 12, 2022

Name Godwit He broke the world record for the longest continuous flight ever reported by a living creature. A 5-month-old juvenile godwit was tagged (tracked) and left Alaska on October 13.Went to Ansan’s Bay, Tasmania..!! Flying at least 13,560 km in 11 days and 1 hour, (that’s an average of over 51 km per hour)…

Peregrine falcon

November 7, 2022

The fastest bird in the world. It can reach speeds of up to 390km/hr when diving down to catch its prey. Before the victim is aware of it, it will reach his mouth. Things are so fast. stealth B2 bomber The nightmare of every enemy country in the world. It came at a speed of…

76 years ago on October 24, the first picture of Earth was taken from space.

October 26, 2022

This black and white image was captured by a 35 mm camera lens carried by a V-2 rocket from an altitude of 105 km. This rocket is also the first man-made object to cross the Kármán line. Although the rocket and the camera were destroyed, they said their goodbyes leaving only the film in the…

Message to extraterrestrials

October 15, 2022

NASA has launched four probes into space to communicate with extraterrestrials. Along with that it is used for the study of the universe, the planets of the solar system and so on. Voyager 1 and 2 in 1977. Before this, they were Pioneer 10 in 1972 and Pioneer 11 in 1973.(Out of which Voyager 1…