Search: Space research (3 materials)

Space Platform for BRICS Cooperation

... positioning itself as a spacefaring nation in 1961 when its government, being supported by the USA, first initiated the program of space exploration and organized the special National commission, successfully transformed into National Institute for Space Research (INPE) in 1971. The 1960s marked a “golden age” for Brazil: rocketry and space exploration firmly occupied a certain niche in the development and strategic planning of the state due to the country’s geography. The size of the country,...


The Moon Was Shining, The Stars Were Bright…

... fallen out of favour. Both Russia and the United States closed their ambitious projects to study deep space in 2011–2012, effectively putting an end to the most recent attempts of the great powers to make a significant breakthrough in the field of space research. There has also been a lack of significant progress in the study of near space following the deployment of the Russian Global Navigation Satellite System (GLONASS) in 2012. Projects to militarize outer space have also been pushed into the ...


Russia and a new medium of space research

... thoroughly examine outer space exploration projects. The reduction of NASA programs has demonstrated that America lacks technological resources for their realization. Has Russia got adequate resources? There is a need to hold a broad discussion on outer space research projects. However, here lies one of the weakest points of Russian space programs. In contrast with the USA (and recently China) few professional papers on space research have been published in this country. The shelves of bookshops are ...


Poll conducted

  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
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