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There is good news for the geckos aboard the Russian Foton-M4 space satellite meant to study the effects of microgravity on sex and reproduction.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 15:38
The returnable capsule of a biological research satellite landed in Russia Sunday, bringing mice, Mongolian gerbils, geckos and various micro-organisms and plants back to Earth.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 08:52
A Proton-M rocket carrying a French telecommunications satellite has blasted off from the Baikonur space center in Kazakhstan, said a spokesman for Russian space agency Roscosmos.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 01, 2013, 09:35
NASA will pay an additional $424 million to extend its contract with Russia’s federal space agency (Roscosmos) to transport US astronauts to and from the International Space Station (ISS), NASA said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 09:18
An unmanned cargo vehicle on Friday successfully docked with the International Space Station, in a delicate manoeuvre after its navigation antenna failed to properly deploy following launch, Russian mission control and NASA said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 25, 2011, 09:23
Russian space agency Roscosmos has named the next crew members who will fly to the International Space Station (ISS) Nov 14.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 27, 2011, 23:13
Space junk is becoming an increasingly serious
Last Updated: Friday, July 30, 2010, 18:08
China has topped the list of the world`s major polluters of the near-Earth space environment.
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