How fascinating space images are born

Technology has not yet made it possible to visit the far corners of our universe, but you can see them. Space images give us a deep understanding of the cosmos in a new way, but the breathtaking images captured by the James Webb telescope are not photographs in the true sense of the word. Read … Read more

Cosmonautics Day in Kuzbass will hold “space” events

On the eve of Cosmonautics Day, events on the theme of space are held in Kuzbass. And on the holiday itself, the international festival “Night of Yuri Gagarin” will be held. The festival brought together many different and educational initiatives. All events are supported by the Russian Federation Commission for UNESCO. Sergei Volkov, Hero of … Read more

Yandex has completely updated its Academy — Yandex on vc.ru

How the company rebranded Academy and consolidated its free training projects for IT beginners. {“id”:501713,”type”:”num”,”link”:”https://vc.ru/yandex/501713-yandeks-polnostyu-obnovil-svoyu-akademiyu”,”gtm” :””,”prevCount”:null,”count”:12,”isAuthorized”:false} {“id”:501713,”type”:1,”typeStr”:”content”,”showTitle”:false,”initialState”:{“isActive”:false},”gtm”:””} {“id”:501713,”gtm”:null} 2083 views Yandex changed the name of its academy. Not only the design has changed – it’s a complete restructuring of the brand. Yandex has combined its non-commercial educational projects for IT specialists on the Yandex platform. … Read more

how the space affects health and what to be prepared for

Cosmonaut training The first cosmonauts in the Soviet Union and the United States were recruited from among military pilots and test pilots, but the astronauts’ need for various specialists grew, and soon doctors, engineers, scientists and representatives of other professions flew into space. In Russia, historically there have been three departments for the training of … Read more

The most amazing ways to send cargo into space

Today, to send a satellite or other cargo into space, companies use boosters. Even if the first stage is reused, the launch costs about $60 million, and if the aircraft is disposable, the price is much higher. In addition, launching cargo with rockets causes great damage to the environment and fills Earth’s orbit with space … Read more

Problems with the navigator, headaches and sun flares. What to expect from magnetic storms?

On August 17, according to Time-in.ru, an increase in geomagnetic activity or “magnetic storms” is expected in the Krasnoyarsk Territory. Almost everyone has heard about this concept, but few people know the essence of this phenomenon and what is its danger. Roman Rudenko, Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Associate Professor at the Department of … Read more

Center “Cosmonautics and Aviation” at VDNKh invites you to free activities during the week

From August 18 to 21, VDNKh will host themed tours, an educational lecture and intellectual speed dating. Guests will learn about the peculiarities of the astronauts’ psychological preparation, about the animals that have been in orbit, how to navigate the stars and look for constellations. Participation in all activities is free, with advance registration. August … Read more