Solar storm may impact the Earth

A new spike of solar activity which began at night, Jan 18-19, from the flare of C4.9 level, still cumuilates its power. Within 30 hours, from 11:30 Moscow time, Jan 19, till 17:30, Jan 20, the Sun outbursted 18 flares….

Russian crew for Mars-500 selected

Russian crew has been selected for Mars-500 experiment, which is to simulate 520-day mission to the Red planet. The experiment is to begin in Institute of Bio-Medical Problem in Moscow in March, IBMP press secretary Pavel Morgunov told for RIAN.