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Crew Dragon ship with four astronauts undocked from the ISS to return to Earth
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Crew Dragon ship with four astronauts undocked from the ISS to return to Earth

They have already been replaced on April 28 by NASA astronauts Kjell Lindgren, Robert Hines and Jessica Watkins, as well as Italian ESA representative Samantha Cristoforetti, on the Crew Dragon called Freedom. SpaceX’s Crew Dragon manned spacecraft with crew of the Crew-3 mission separated on Thursday from the International Space Station (ISS) and began returning...
The head of NASA did not rule out the possibility of postponing the landing of astronauts on the Moon
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The head of NASA did not rule out the possibility of postponing the landing of astronauts on the Moon

The head of NASA, Bill Nelson, stressed that the timing of the implementation stages of the program will have to be shifted at least until 2025. The U.S. authorities are still planning to land astronauts on the Moon in 2025, but do not rule out the possibility of postponing the mission to a later date....
Crew Dragon ship with four astronauts on board docked to the ISS
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Crew Dragon ship with four astronauts on board docked to the ISS

The docking took place in automatic mode. The Crew Dragon spacecraft of the American company SpaceX with four astronauts on board at 19:37 East coast time docked to the International Space Station (ISS). The broadcast is carried out on the website of the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Approximately ten minutes after docking,...
Crew Dragon with space tourists returned from the ISS to Earth
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Crew Dragon with space tourists returned from the ISS to Earth

In total, the Ax-1 crew stayed at the station for 15 days. SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft with a crew of space tourists returned to Earth from the International Space Station (ISS) on Monday after more than two weeks. The broadcast of the device’s landing was conducted on the website of the aerospace company Axiom Space,...
SpaceX postponed the launch of a rocket with a satellite for the needs of U.S. intelligence on April 17
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SpaceX postponed the launch of a rocket with a satellite for the needs of U.S. intelligence on April 17

The launch was postponed due to an unfavorable weather forecast. Launch of the Falcon-9 launch vehicle of the American company SpaceX with a satellite for the needs of the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) has been postponed to Sunday, April 17, due to an unfavorable weather forecast, the company’s press service reported. Initially, the launch...
Crew Dragon with a fully private crew launched to the ISS as part of the Axiom-1 mission
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Crew Dragon with a fully private crew launched to the ISS as part of the Axiom-1 mission

The Falcon 9 launch vehicle launched from the Cape Canaveral cosmodrome. SpaceX launched a launch vehicle with the Crew Dragon spacecraft on Friday, which will deliver a crew consisting entirely of private individuals to the International Space Station (ISS). The launch was broadcast on the website of SpaceX and the aerospace company Axiom Space, which...
There is a way to track mergers of supermassive black holes and galaxies
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There is a way to track mergers of supermassive black holes and galaxies

Gamma rays from pulsars could help detect merging supermassive black holes. Researchers have found a new way to look for gravitational waves and ripples in space-time, which are due to explosions, rotations or mergers of massive celestial objects. Physicists first detected gravitational waves in 2015 using laser detectors, and they were also recorded by ground-based...