Entretenimiento

European satellite the size of a rhino CRASHES back to Earth after spending 18 years in space – hours after its predicted reentry time

The dead European satellite the size of a rhino has reentered Earth’s atmosphere over the North Pacific Ocean between Alaska and Hawaii. The European Space Agency (ESA) confirmed the reentry of European Remote Sensing 2 (ERS-2) on Wednesday at 2:59pm ET (7:59 GMT). The satellite first launched on April 21, 1995 to study our planet’s

READ MORE
Global

Thursday Briefing: U.S. Warnings About a Russian Space Weapon

The U.S. warned that Russia could put a nuclear weapon in space U.S. intelligence agencies have told their closest European allies that if Russia is going to launch a nuclear weapon into orbit, it will probably do so this year. But, they warned, it might instead launch a harmless “dummy” warhead to leave the West

READ MORE
Entretenimiento

Talk about high society! New luxury space BALLOON will take passengers 20miles above Earth where they will sip champagne and look down on world from plush observatory – for $125,000 per head

The world’s largest capsule built for space travel has opened its doors to the public, revealing a luxurious experience for up to eight people who pay $125,00 per seat. Florida-based Space Perspective showcased the final version of its Spaceship Neptune – Excelsior that features a bar, plush seating and ‘proper restroom.’ Unlike other space tourist companies

READ MORE
Entretenimiento

Govt eases FDI norms in space sector

The government on Wednesday eased Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) norms in the space sector with an aim to attract overseas players and private companies into the segment. The decision was taken at the Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Now, the satellite sub-sector has been divided into three different activities with defined limits

READ MORE
Global

Putin denies US claims that Russia has intentions use nuclear weapons in space

Russian President Vladimir Putin declared Tuesday that Moscow has no intention of deploying nuclear weapons in space, claiming that the country has only developed space capabilities similar to those of the U.S. Putin’s statement follows the White House confirmation last week that Russia has obtained a “troubling” anti-satellite weapon capability, although such a weapon is

READ MORE
Noticias de dinero

Emergent Order in Inner Space

Birds moving in unplanned, emergent synchrony. The concept of emergent order — of complex systems arranging themselves out of thin air — is, I’ll warrant, pretty counterintuitive. Despite the fact that its effects are visible just about everywhere we look, many people find the notion more or less ridiculous on its face. It seems like

READ MORE
Global

German space commander warns Russian nuclear weapon could destroy ‘global commons’: ‘Nobody would survive’

The commander of German Space Command, Maj. Gen. Michael Traut, said a Russian nuclear weapon detonating in orbit could permanently destroy “global commons.”  Speaking at an event Friday night on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference, Traut said he was left with “more questions than answers” regarding U.S. intelligence reportedly indicating that Russia is developing

READ MORE
Global

Zelenskyy warns ‘artificial deficit’ of weapons gives Russia breathing space at security conference

Ukraine’s top military commander announced a withdrawal of troops from Avdiivka on Saturday in a bid to preserve troops’ lives as the country struggles to match Russia’s firepower. ADVERTISEMENT Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy warned on Saturday that an “artificial deficit” of weapons gives Russia breathing space, hours after his top military official announced a withdrawal

READ MORE