Топ-100 ★ Free online encyclopedia. Did you know? page 239

★ Free online encyclopedia. Did you know? page 239

                                               

Apollo (spacecraft)

The spacecraft "Apollo" consisted of three parts, intended to achieve the American objectives of the Apollo astronauts landing on the moon by the end of 1960-ies and returning them to Earth safely. Long spacecraft consisted of a combined command ...

                                               

Cargo spacecraft

The cargo spacecraft unmanned spacecraft, designed for transporting cargo, it is possible to support space station operation by transporting food, fuel and other supplies. This is different from space probes, whose tasks are to conduct scientific ...

                                               

Buran (spacecraft)

Buran was the first spaceplane will be carried out in the framework of the Soviet / Russian Buran. This, depending on the source, also known as OK-1k1 bus ", "Orbiter K1, OK 1.01" or 1.01 ". In addition to the description of the first operational ...

                                               

Vostok (spacecraft)

Vostok was a type of spacecraft built by the Soviet Union. The first manned flight into space was carried out with Vostok 1 12 April 1961, Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin. The spacecraft is part of "the East" in which six manned spaceflights were m ...

                                               

Voskhod (spacecraft)

"Sunrise" was a spacecraft built by the Soviet space program associations for human flight into space in the framework of the programme "Sunrise". It is a development and continuation of a spaceship "Vostok". Voskhod 1 was used for a three-person ...

                                               

Gaganyaan

Gaganyaan is an Indian crew of the orbital spacecraft designed for spacecraft of the formation of the Indian program of manned space flight. The spacecraft is designed to carry three people, and a planned upgraded version will be equipped with re ...

                                               

Hermes (spacecraft)

Hermes was a proposed spaceplane designed by the French National space research centre dEtudes in 1975 and later the European space Agency. He was outwardly similar to the American Boeing X-20 Dyna-soar and the Shuttle larger. In January 1985, Fr ...

                                               

Project Gemini

Project Gemini was the second program of NASAs manned space flight. Is conducted between projects Mercury and Apollo, Gemini was started in 1961 and concluded in 1966. Space ship Gemini was carrying two astronauts of the crew. Ten Gemini crews we ...

                                               

Zarya (spacecraft)

The spacecraft "dawn" was a secret Soviet project of the late 1980-ies aimed at the design and construction of large manned vertical takeoff, vertical landing reusable space Shuttle, a much larger section on "Union". The project was developed in ...

                                               

Kliper

The clipper was in the early 2000-ies was proposed partly reusable manned concept of the spacecraft by RSC Energia. Due to the lack of funding from the ESA and RSA, the project was indefinitely postponed in 2006. Designed primarily to replace the ...

                                               

ITS launch vehicle

The ITS launch vehicle was a 2016–2017 design for a privately-funded very large 12-meter -diameter orbital launch vehicle planned to be developed by SpaceX. Design work was discontinued in 2017 when development was shifted to a smaller 9-meter ve ...

                                               

Reusable launch system

System reusable launch system space launches, which includes the restoration of some or all stages of the component. To date, a number of fully-reusable suborbital semi-reusable systems and orbital system was started. The first reusable rocket to ...

                                               

Orion (spacecraft)

Orion multi-purpose crew vehicle is a class of partially reusable spacecraft used in the program of NASAs manned flight into space. Consisting of two components – the module, the crew, made by Lockheed Martin for the Assembly of the facility Mich ...

                                               

Progress (spacecraft)

Progress is a Russian expendable cargo spacecraft. Its goal is to supply the goods needed to sustain human presence in orbit. While it does not carry a crew, it can carry astronauts after docking with the space station, so it is classified as sto ...

                                               

Soyuz (spacecraft)

Soyuz is a series of spacecraft designed for the Soviet space program in the design office of S. P. Korolev in the 1960s that remains in service today, having made more than 140 sorties. Soyuz successfully space the Voskhod spacecraft and was ori ...

                                               

100 Year Starship

100-year starship is a joint United States Agency for advanced research projects of defense and the National Aeronautics and space administration grant project to a private person. The purpose of the study is to create a business plan that can co ...

                                               

Orel (spacecraft)

Orel or Orel, formerly of the Federation, and PPC is the project of Russian space Agency on the development of a new generation, partly with the crew of a spaceship of reusable use. Until 2016 the official name of the Manned Transport Spacecraft ...

                                               

Fuji (spacecraft)

Fuji was manned space capsules, proposed by Japan National Agency for space development of additional mission research center in December 2001. Fuji design was ultimately not adopted.

                                               

Shenzhou (spacecraft)

Shenzhou is a spacecraft developed and operated in China through technology Alliance in support of its program of manned space flight. The name is differently translated as divine vessel, divine Providence or divine ship. Its design resembles the ...

                                               

Space probe

Space probe is a space robot that does not orbit Earth, but instead, explores further into space. Space probe to reach the moon, travel through interplanetary space, flying, orbit, or land on other planetary bodies, or enter into interstellar spa ...

                                               

Satellite

In terms of spaceflight, a satellite is an object which has been intentionally placed into orbit. These objects are called artificial satellites to distinguish them from natural satellites such as earths Moon. 4 October 1957 the USSR launched the ...

                                               

Aura (satellite)

The aura is a multi-national NASA scientific research satellite in orbit around the Earth, studying the Earths ozone layer, air quality and climate. He is the third essential component of the Earth observation below on Terra and Aqua. Aura is der ...

                                               

Arase (satellite)

The Araz river, formerly known as the study of excitation and emission in the near-earth space is a science satellite to study the van Allen belts. It was developed by the Institute of space and Astronautical science, JAXA. Although the scientist ...

                                               

Interstellar Boundary Explorer

The interstellar boundary Explorer is a NASA satellite in earth orbit that uses energetic neutral atoms image of the interaction region between the Solar system and interstellar space. The mission is part of NASAs small Explorer was launched from ...

                                               

LARES (satellite)

Lares is an Italian Space Agency scientific satellite launched from Guiana space centre of ESA in Kourou, French Guiana, the first flight of the European launch vehicle Vega on 13 February 2012. An improved version called lares 2 is scheduled to ...

                                               

THEOS (satellite)

TEOS, also known as Thaichote, it is the mission of Earth observation from Thailand, developed at EADS Astrium SAS, Toulouse, France. In July 2004, EADS Astrium SAS signed a contract for delivery of theos with GISTDA Bangkok, Thailand. GISTDA Tha ...

                                               

Akebono (satellite)

The Akebono is a satellite to study Aurora and earths environment, the magnetosphere. It was developed by the Institute of space and Astronautical science and launched by rocket m-3SII on 22 Feb 1989. After 26 years of successful observation, the ...

                                               

Amalthea (moon)

Amalthea is a moon of Jupiter. It is the third nearest orbit around Jupiters known moons and is the fifth moon of Jupiter to be discovered, so is also known as Jupiter V. Edward Emerson Barnard discovered the moon on 9 September 1892 and named it ...

                                               

Amos (satellite)

Amos-a series of Israeli communications satellites operated by Spacecom, the Israeli. All satellites Amos was developed by Israel aerospace industries, using the bus platform, Amos, with the exception of Amos-5, which is developed by JSC ISS on t ...

                                               

Aryabhata (satellite)

Aryabhata was Indias first satellite, named after the famous Indian astronomer of the same name. Was launched on 19 April 1975 from Kapustin Yar, a Russian rocket launch and development site in Astrakhan region with the help of "Cosmos-3M" rocket ...

                                               

Ariel (moon)

Ariel is the fourth largest of the 27 known moons of Uranus. Ariel orbits and rotates in the Equatorial plane of Uranus, which is almost perpendicular to the orbit of Uranus, and so sharply seasonal cycle. It was discovered in October 1851 by Wil ...

                                               

Asterix (satellite)

Asterix, the first French satellite, was launched on 26 November 1965 Diamant rocket launch in CIEES Hammaguir, Algeria French. With astérix, France became the sixth country of the artificial satellite in orbit, after the USSR, USA, UK, Canada, I ...

                                               

BelKA

It was the satellite remote sensing that utilizes the Victoria universal satellite bus, developed by Belarusian researchers and Russian rocket and space Corporation RSC "Energia" of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Belarus as t ...

                                               

Vanth (moon)

Vanth full Orcus symbol I Vanth, is the only known natural satellite plutino and probably a dwarf planet ork. With a diameter of about 440 km, is, perhaps, the third largest known moon of the TRANS-Neptunian object after Pluto and Charon, Eris, D ...

                                               

Ganymede (moon)

Ganymede, a moon of Jupiter, is the largest and most massive of the Solar system of the moon. The ninth largest object in the Solar system, the biggest light of day. It has a diameter of 5.268 km and 8% larger than the planet mercury, although on ...

                                               

Himalia (moon)

Himalia is the largest irregular satellite of Jupiter, with an estimated diameter of not less than 205 km, It is the fifth largest moon of Jupiter after the four Galilean moons. It was discovered by Charles Dillon Perrine at the lick Observatory ...

                                               

Hyperion (moon)

Hyperion, also known as Saturn VII, is a moon of Saturn discovered by William Cranch bond George Phillips bond and William Lassell in 1848. It is distinguished by its irregular shape, its chaotic rotation, and its unexplained sponge-like appearan ...

                                               

Dione (moon)

Dione is a moon of Saturn. It was discovered by Italian astronomer Giovanni Domenico Cassini in 1684. It is named after the Titaness dione of Greek mythology. It is also designated Saturn IV.

                                               

Dysnomia (moon)

Dysnomia - official I Eris Dysnomia is the only known satellite of the dwarf planet Eris, and very likely the second largest known Moon of the dwarf planet after Pluto and Charon me. It was discovered in 2005, Mike brown and the laser guide star ...

                                               

Europa (moon)

Europe yoor - Oh-pə, Jupiter II), is the smallest of the four Galilean moons orbiting Jupiter, the sixth closest to the planet out of all 79 known satellites of Jupiter. It is also the sixth largest moon in the Solar system. Europe was discovered ...

                                               

Io (moon)

IO is the deepest and the third largest of the four Galilean moons of the planet Jupiter. It is the fourth largest moon in the Solar system, has the highest density of all of them, and has the lowest amount of water of any known astronomical obje ...

                                               

Callisto (moon)

Callisto is the second largest moon of Jupiter, after Ganymede. It is the third largest moon in the Solar system after Ganymede and Saturns largest moon Titan, and the largest object in the Solar system that cannot be properly differentiated. Cal ...

                                               

Linus (moon)

Kalliope I Linus is an asteroid Moon that orbits around a large M-type asteroid 22 kalliope. It was opened on August 29, 2001, astronomers Jean-Luc Margot and Michael E. brown from the telescope named Keck in Hawaii. Another team also detected th ...

                                               

MK-1TS

MK-1TS Mikron is a small Ukrainian microsatellite produced by the plant "Pivdenmash". MK-1TS was launched on 24 December 2004, at 13:20 from the Plesetsk cosmodrome with the help of the cyclone-3 carrier rocket with the satellite "Sich-1M". Both ...

                                               

Mimas (moon)

Mimas is also designated Saturn I, is a moon of Saturn, which was discovered in 1789 by William Herschel. It is named Mimas, son of Gaia in Greek mythology. With a diameter of 396 km-246 Mi is the smallest astronomical body that is known to still ...

                                               

Miranda (moon)

Miranda also place in Uranium, is the smallest and innermost of the five round Uranuss satellites. It was discovered by Gerard Kuiper on 16 February 1948 at the McDonald Observatory in Texas, and the name Miranda from William Shakespeares play th ...

                                               

Mikhailo Lomonosov (satellite)

Mikhail Lomonosov is an astronomical satellite operated by the Moscow state University named after M. V. Lomonosov.

                                               

Quantum Experiments at Space Scale

Quantum experiments at space scale, is a Chinese research project in the field of quantum physics. Tiangong-2 is Chinas second laboratory module of the space, which was launched on 15 September 2016. Tiangong-2 has a total of 14 missions and the ...

                                               

Nereid (moon)

Nereid is the third largest moon of Neptune. Of all the known moons in the Solar system it has the most eccentric orbit. It was the second moon of Neptune to be discovered by Gerard Kuiper in 1949.

                                               

Oberon (moon)

Oberon, also designated Uranus IV to, is the extreme largest moon of the planet Uranus. It is the second largest and second most massive of them are moons, and the ninth most massive moon in the Solar system. Discovered by William Herschel in 178 ...

                                               

Ohsumi (satellite)

Ōsumi is the first Japanese satellite put into orbit. It was launched February 11, 1970 at 04:25 UTC with a lambda 4S-5 rocket from the Baikonur "Uchinoura" Institute of space and aeronautical science, University of Tokyo, now part of Japanese ae ...

                                               

Rhea (moon)

Rhea is the second largest moon of Saturn and ninth largest moon in the Solar system. It is the second largest body in the Solar system for which precise measurements have confirmed the form in accordance with the hydrostatic equilibrium, after t ...

                                               

Satcom (satellite)

"Satcom" is also an acronym of, and generic term for, satellite communications. The SATCOM series was a family of communications satellites originally developed and operated by RCA American communications. SATCOM was one of the first geostationar ...

                                               

Terra (satellite)

Terra, a multinational NASA scientific research satellite in a sun-synchronous orbit around the Earth. It is the flagship system of Earth observation. The name "Terra" comes from the Latin word for Earth. A naming contest was held by NASA among A ...

                                               

Tethys (moon)

Tethys is a medium-sized moon of Saturn about 1.060 km across. It was discovered by John. D. Cassini in 1684 and is named after Titan Tethys of Greek mythology. Tethys has a low density of 0.98 g / cm 3, the lowest of all the major satellites in ...

                                               

Titania (moon)

Titania is the largest of the moons of Uranus and the eighth largest moon in the Solar system with a diameter of 1.578 miles. Discovered by William Herschel in 1787, Titania is named after the fairy Queen in Shakespeares Midsummer nights Dream. I ...

                                               

Umbriel (moon)

Umbriel is a moon of Uranus discovered on 24 October 1851, William Lassell. He was discovered at the same time as Ariel and named after a character in Alexander Popes poem theft lock. Umbriel consists mainly of ice, a significant part of the rock ...

                                               

Thebe (moon)

Should also known as Jupiter XIV, is the fourth of Jupiters moons by distance from the planet. It was discovered by Stephen P. Synnott in images from "the Voyager 1 spacecraft" space probe made March 5, 1979, and a flyby of Jupiter. In 1983 it wa ...

                                               

Super Low Altitude Test Satellite

Slats, super low altitude test satellite, a Satellite of the Japanese space Agency JAXA, is used to demonstrate operations on a very low-earth orbit using ion engine to counteract the aerodynamic drag from the Earths atmosphere, which is signific ...

                                               

Enceladus

Enceladus is the sixth-largest moon of Saturn. It is about 500 kilometers in diameter, about one tenth that of the largest moon of Saturn, Titan. Enceladus mostly covered with fresh, clean ice that makes it one of the most reflective bodies in th ...

                                               

Iapetus (moon)

Yapet, or occasionally Japetus, is the third-largest natural satellite of Saturn, eleventh-largest in the Solar system, and largest body in the Solar system known not to be in hydrostatic equilibrium. Discoveries that the Cassini mission in 2007 ...

                                               

Ilmare (moon)

Ilmare, Varda or I designation 174567 Varda I ilmare is the only known natural satellite of the Kuiper belt object, and the possible dwarf planet Varda. It was discovered by Kate Noll et al. in 2009, the Department of about 0.12 arc seconds, usin ...

                                               

Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph

The interface region imaging spectrograph, also called the 94 Explorer, the solar observation satellite of NASA. The mission was funded through the small Explorer program to determine the physical conditions in the Solar limb, particularly the ch ...

                                               

Pandora (moon)

Pandora is an inner satellite of Saturn. It was discovered in 1980 from photos taken by "Voyager 1" probe, and provisionally designated S / 1980 s 26. In late 1985 it was officially named after Pandora from Greek mythology. He is also designated ...

                                               

Prometheus (moon)

Prometheus is an inner satellite of Saturn. It was discovered in 1980 from photos taken by "Voyager 1" probe, and provisionally designated S / 1980 s 27. In late 1985 it was officially named after Prometheus, the Titan in Greek mythology. It is a ...

                                               

Space Race

The space race was a 20th-century competition between two cold war rivals, the Soviet Union and the United States to achieve the first flight. It originates from ballistic missile-based nuclear arms race between the two Nations that occurred afte ...

                                               

Timeline of first orbital launches by country

This is a timeline of first orbital launches by country. While in a number of countries have built satellites, by 2019, eleven countries have the ability to send objects into orbit using their own launch vehicles. Russia and Ukraine inherited the ...

                                               

Soviet crewed lunar programs

The crew of the Soviet lunar program was a series of programs pursued by the Soviet Union to put a man on the Moon, in competition with a programme of the Apollo States to achieve the same goal publicly, President John F. Kennedy may 25, 1961. Th ...

                                               

Post–World War II economic expansion

After the Second world war economic growth, also known as the Golden age of capitalism and the postwar economic boom, or a boom, there was a wide period of world economic development after the Second World War and ending with the recession of 197 ...

                                               

Cold War

The Cold War was a period of geopolitical tension between the Soviet Union with its satellite states, and the United States with its allies after World War II. The historiography of the conflict began between 1946 and 1947. The Cold War began to ...

                                               

Extravehicular activity

Extra-vehicular activity is any activity of an astronaut or cosmonaut outside a spacecraft beyond the earths atmosphere significantly. The term is most often used for spacewalks outside the spacecraft in Earth orbit. On March 18, 1965, Alexei Leo ...

                                               

Timeline of Solar System exploration

This chart of Solar system exploration ordered by date of spacecraft launch. It includes: A small number of experimental and noticeable Orbiter. All spacecraft that have left earth orbit for exploration of the Solar system or were launched with t ...

                                               

Spaceflight

Space flight is ballistic flight into or through outer space. Spaceflight can occur with spacecraft with or without humans on Board. Yuri Gagarin of the USSR was the first human to conduct a space flight. Examples of manned space flight included ...

                                               

Astronautics

Space-theory and practice of travelling beyond the Earths atmosphere. The term Astronautics was originally astronautique of France was invented in the 1920-ies J. A. roney, President of the Goncourt Academy, by analogy with Aeronautics. Because t ...

                                               

Arms race

The arms race occurs when two or more Nations, for interactive or low increases in "People in arms" and "military material". Is simply defined as a competition between two or more States to have superior armed forces, the competition for the prod ...

                                               

Tree

In botany, a tree is a perennial plant with an elongated stem, or trunk, supporting branches and leaves in most species. In some usages, the definition of a tree may be narrower, including only woody plants with secondary growth, plants that are ...

                                               

Bartek (tree)

For alternative meanings of Bartek, see: Bartek disambiguation. Bartek is an ancient oak tree in Poland. It grows in Zagnansk near Kielce in the Swietokrzyskie mountains. Its age, previously estimated to be worth up to 1200 years, has recently be ...

                                               

Washington (tree)

The Washington tree is a giant Sequoia in the giant forest grove in Tulare County, California, in Sequoia National Park. It is named in honor of George Washington, the first President of the United States. Until it partially collapsed in January ...

                                               

General Grant (tree)

General Grant tree is the largest giant Sequoia in the General section of the Grant grove National Park, kings Canyon in California and the second largest tree in the world. Once thought to be over 2.000 years old, recent estimates suggest the Ge ...

                                               

General Sherman (tree)

General Sherman is a giant Sequoia tree located in the Giant forest of Sequoia National Park in Tulare County, California. By volume it is the largest known living single stem tree on Earth. While General Sherman is the largest currently living t ...

                                               

Hyperion (tree)

Hyperion is a coast Redwood in California, which was measured at 115.85 m, which puts it as the tallest known living trees.

                                               

Gopher wood

You may be looking for the tree Torreya taxifolia, sometimes called "gopher wood". Gopher wood or gopherwood is a term when used in the Bible for the substance from which it was built Noahs ark. Genesis 6:14 States that Noah had to build an Ark o ...

                                               

Celtis

Celtis Australis is a genus of about 60-70 species of deciduous trees commonly known as hackberries or nettle trees widespread in warm temperate regions of the Northern hemisphere, in southern Europe, southern and Eastern Asia and the southern an ...

                                               

Chandelier Tree

Chandelier tree in McGraw Park tree-276-meter-high Redwood tree in Leggett, California with a 6-foot wide and 6 foot 9 inch high hole cut through its base to allow a car to drive. Its base measures 16 feet in diameter at breast height. The sign o ...

                                               

Methuselah (tree)

Methuselah is 4.851-year-old a large swimming pool, pine bristlecone tree growing high in the white mountains of Inyo County in Eastern California. He was found not clonal tree with the highest confirmed age in the world.

                                               

Azadirachta indica

Bile indica commonly known as neem, nimtree or Indian lilac, is a tree of the family Meliaceae of mahogany. This is one of two species in the genus bile secretion and is native to the Indian subcontinent, i.e. India, Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh, ...

                                               

Pando (tree)

Pando, also known as the trembling giant, is a clonal colony individual male trembling aspen is defined by one living organism on identical genetic markers and one massive underground root system. The factory is located in the Fremont river Range ...

                                               

President (tree)

The President is a giant Sequoia located in the "Giant forest" National Park "Sequoia" in the United States, East of Visalia, California. It is not the tallest giant Sequoia tree in the world with a height of about 247 feet, nor the widest at abo ...

                                               

Prometheus (tree)

Prometheus was the oldest known non-clonal organism, a basin bristlecone pine tree growing near the tree on Wheeler peak in Eastern Nevada, USA. A tree that was at least 4.862 years and perhaps More than 5.000, was cut down in 1964 by graduate st ...

                                               

Teak

Teak is a tropical hardwood tree are placed in the flowering plant family Labiatae. Some form of tick known as Burmese teak, Central province TEAK, and TEAK Nagpur. T. Grandis is a large, deciduous tree that occurs in mixed deciduous forests. It ...

                                               

Tūbā

Tūbā is a term often associated with a tree that Muslims believe grows in al-Jannah. This term is mentioned only once in the Quran, in the context of bliss and it is not mentioned as a tree name. The only source that refers to Perhaps the same ti ...

                                               

Wawona Tree

The Wawona tree, so, Also known as the Wawona tree, so the tunnel was a famous giant Sequoia that stood in Mariposa Grove, Yosemite national Park, California, USA, until February 1969. He had a height of 227 feet and 26 feet in diameter at the ba ...

                                               

Vitellaria

Vitellaria paradoxical, commonly known as Shea tree, Shi tree, or vitellaria, a tree of the Sapotaceae family. It is the only species in genus Vitellaria, and is indigenous in Africa. The Shea fruit consists of a thin, tart, nutritious pulp that ...

                                               

Jewellery

Jewelry and jewelry included decorative items are suitable for personal adornment, such as brooches, rings, necklaces, earrings, pendants, bracelets and cufflinks. Jewelry can be attached to the body or clothing. From a Western point of view, the ...

                                               

Bijou (jewellery)

Baudelaire writes of the function of the jewelry, thus, in his novel Les bijoux, like Diderot in Les bijoux indiscrets. Roughly Speaking, The "Indiscreet Jewels". In both novels Bijou is a symbol, like the pink carnation can do in English culture ...

                                               

Noble metal

In chemistry, the noble metals are metals that are resistant to corrosion and oxidation in moist air. The short list of chemically noble metals include ruthenium, rhodium, palladium, silver, osmium, iridium, platinum and gold. A more comprehensiv ...

                                               

Gold

Gold is a chemical element with the symbol AU and atomic number 79, making it one of the higher atomic number elements that occur in nature. In pure form it is a bright, slightly reddish yellow, dense, soft, malleable and ductile metal. Chemicall ...

                                               

Colored gold

Pure gold is slightly reddish-yellow color, but the color of gold in various other colors can be produced. Gold color can be classified into three groups: Alloys with silver and copper in various proportions, producing white, yellow, green and re ...

                                               

Third Imperial (Faberge egg)

The third Imperial Easter egg Faberge egg created in the workshop of Peter Carl fabergé for Russian Tsar Alexander III gave his wife, Maria Feodorovna, for Easter in 1887. The egg was created in the style of Louis XVI, is composed of solid 18K go ...

                                               

Platinum

Platinum is a chemical element with symbol PT and atomic number 78. It is a dense, malleable, ductile, highly unreactive, precious, silver-white transition metal. Its name comes from the Spanish term for platinum means "little silver". Platinum i ...

This website uses cookies. Cookies remember you so we can give you a better online experience.
preloader close
preloader