Tag: space ship

Taken by Rosetta Probe

February 22, 2022

We are familiar with the black and white or monochrome photos of the famous 1 km high cliff in the comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko. This is a colorized photo version of that image.

Saliot 7 – Russia’s space rescue mission

November 24, 2021

From April 1982 to February 1991, Russia’s Salute 7 was a low-lying space station (LEO) on Earth, which was part of their “Soviet Salute Program”. In February 1985, after three astronauts returned to Earth, the Salute 7 space station began to run into problems. The problems started with a circuit breaker trip due to overcurrent….

BURAN – Soviet space shuttle that flew only once.

September 26, 2021

The Buran Project was introduced by the Soviet Union in 1980 in response to the US space program. The Soviet Union spent about 20 billion rubles (275 million) on it. Construction of the Buran spacecraft began in 1980, and by 1984 the first full scale orbiter had been released. The Buran spacecraft was launched in…

Starship’s Super Heavy booster

July 31, 2021

Starship’s Super Heavy booster Pictured is the 29 Raptor engines inside Starship’s Super Heavy booster. If you look carefully, you will think that it is human to see in many colors. Guess how big this booster is!When these engines are fully running (at full thrust) they burn about 650kg of fuel (CH4 + LOX) per…