The company SpaceX in cooperation with NASA, has identified four regions on Mars, where it is planned landing of an unmanned spacecraft to the Red Dragon. On Monday, March 20, according to Space News.
At a special presentation held on March 18, Paul Wooster from SpaceX called potential suitable for landing spacecraft space Mars: Deuteronilus Mensae, Phlegra Montes Utopia Planitia and Arcadia Planitia. These areas can be considered in detail, for example, using maps Google Mars.
They are all located in the Northern hemisphere of the planet near the equator. This allows you to provide potential missions the optimal access to sunlight. Another criterion was the presence of water ice.
The ship Red Dragon is a modernized version of the manned Dragon V2. With it in mid-2020, SpaceX plans to send to Mars to a ton of payload. The launch of Red Dragon will be implemented on a Falcon Heavy. Previously, it was being planned in 2018.
Archaeologists from Yale University in the United States and the Royal Museum of art and history in Brussels, discovered the most ancient monumental hieroglyphs carved in the stone. The age of the inscriptions found at the site of the ancient Egyptian city Elkab, is over five thousand years.
Astrophysics from the University of Georgia in the US found that an unusually large angle through which the deflected axis of rotation of Uranus may be the cause of the abnormal rotation of the magnetic field of the planet. Article scientists published in the Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics.
The Australian division of the consulting company Deloitte has estimated the approximate market value of the Great Barrier reef. Annually it brings to the country of 4.8 billion dollars and delivers 64 thousands of jobs. General social, economic and symbolic value is more than $ 42 billion.
The employee of the American police Kristen Hayman starring in BDSM porn the role of a dominatrix, offered to undergo a psychiatric examination, but she refused. Authorities learned about her past in late may. Six days before the end of the police Academy Hyman be dismissed from service.
Russian Railways will hold a joint campaign with the Ministry of health for the screening of passengers for HIV infection. Specially equipped cars latched on to trains to the regions with high incidence of HIV. Passengers will be able to donate blood and to consult with a specialist.
The defender of Russian national team Yuri Zhirkov, remote in the match of the group stage of the Confederations Cup with the Mexicans, has shared his feelings after the departure of the team from the tournament. The footballer underlined that the refereeing was strange, and all the controversial episodes was interpreted in favor of team Mexico. He expressed regret in this regard.