Category: Human

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…

Why did Soviet cosmonauts carry guns into space?

November 1, 2022

For decades, the standard survival kit carried by Russian astronauts aboard the Soyuz spacecraft consisted of a specially-made gun and a few dozen bullets. This was to protect the astronauts from wild animals when they landed back in the Siberian desert. They were the only armed spacefaring nation, From space back to Earth’s atmosphere, re-entry…

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…

The 2022 chemistry laureate Barry Sharpless just became the fifth individual to be awarded two Nobel Prizes.

October 8, 2022

Sharpless is following in the footsteps of double Nobel Prize laureates John Bardeen (physics 1956 and 1972), Marie Skłodowska Curie (physics 1903, chemistry 1911), Linus Pauling (chemistry 1954, peace 1962) and Frederick Sanger (chemistry 1958 and 1980). Both Sanger and Sharpless received their second Nobel Prize more than two decades after their first award. Barry…

Saudi Arabia is preparing to send a woman to space

September 25, 2022

Saudi Arabia is preparing for a revolutionary leap in the field of space. The Saudi Press Agency reported that the Saudi Space Commission Authority has started preparations to send a woman into space. This will happen by next year. More information on who will be the first female astronaut and what the journey will be…

The Loneliest Man in the World

September 8, 2022

The man who had lived alone in the heart of the Amazon for the past 26 years was the last member of their tribe in the Amazon jungle. Most of this tribe, who lived in the thick forests and had no contact with the outside world, were killed by the Anakrita settlers in 𝟏𝟗𝟕𝟎. Of…

Lockheed Martin U2. First class American spy

August 23, 2022

Usually aerospaceDue to its peculiar design, temporary small tires are attached to both sides of the wings before take off….they separate from the aircraft at the moment of take off…. At the time of landing, a car comes behind the plane at high speed… At the last moment of landing, a wing of the U2…

The mega moon rokcet

August 18, 2022

The most powerful rocket currently ready for launch, the SLS rocket, taller than the Statue of Liberty and capable of delivering up to 50 tons of material directly to the moon when fully powered in its future Block 2 configuration, will launch to the moon with the unmanned Orion capsule on the 29th of this…