Dragon spacecraft of the American company SpaceX brought the cargo from the International space station (ISS). Cargo unit on parachute splashdown in the Pacific ocean off the Northern coast of the Peninsula of California. The company announced on their page Twitter.
SpaceX also said, that the vehicle is in automatic mode released parachutes for five minutes before touching the surface of the ocean.
Dragon was launched to the ISS on 19 February 2017. He was taken to the space station Luggage to the viability of the team space station, as well as equipment for scientific experiments. In addition, the goods were samples with superbacteria, a feature of which is resistance to the action of antibiotics.
SpaceX, businessman Elon musk produces the Falcon rocket and space truck Dragon. It is the first commercial company delivering cargo to the ISS under contract with NASA.
Scientists from the Technical University of Eindhoven in the Netherlands and Kent state University in USA have developed a material that can bend under the influence of light and, thus, to move. The video that demonstrates the properties of the polymer, is available at EurekAlert!.
Canadian scientists have shown that the average maximum human lifespan at least more than previously thought. To such conclusions experts have come, analyzing the data on life expectancy of people from USA, UK, France and Japan, going back to 1968.
During the experiments on one of the largest nuclear test sites in the U.S. radioactive lesion has undergone more than 30 employees. The head of the National administration of nuclear security Frank Klotz infection of staff considers minor, do not agree with the experts of the American "Center for fairness in society."
The head coach of the national team of Russia in speed skating Konstantin Poltavets was hit by a car. The incident occurred in the Netherlands. Poltavets at the time of the accident was riding a Bicycle. On Wednesday, the coach of the Russian team moved the operation, now to his life threatens nothing.
The average life expectancy of Russians in 2016 amounted to 71,87 of year is a record in the history of data collection. The longest-lived in Ingushetia, Dagestan and Moscow (77 years). The lowest rate was recorded in Tuva (64,2), slightly better things in Chukotka (64,4) and the Jewish Autonomous region (65,8).
American Anthony Keeling (Keeling Anthony) published in his Twitter example damaged photos, which turned out to be ridiculous solely because of the inability of the other to properly line up the shot. Network users like the idea with the publications of "masterpieces" made comrades.