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Filming in Space. Want to become a leading Actress? (video)

Первый канал и Роскосмос запускают конкурс, победительница которого получит главную роль в первом художественном фильме, снятом в космосе. Хотите принять участие в кастинге? Внимательно ознакомьтесь с условиями и заполните анкету – https://www.1tv.ru/shows/kosmos/polet-v-kosmos-kasting.

МКС 20 лет!

November 20, 2020 – 20th anniversary of the ISS

20th anniversary of the ISS

20th anniversary of the ISS

President Putin named Russia’s Priorities in the Rocket and Space Sector. 11.02.2020 (video, rus)

Inspirational interview with Elon Musk (video)

How to weigh an Cosmonaut? (video)

The Process of Weighing an Cosmonaut in Zero Gravity on the ISS using a Mass Meter.

Meeting of the Russian Crew of the 63rd Expedition to the ISS. October 22, 2020 (video)

A Soyuz rocket carrying blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. October 14, 2020

A Soyuz rocket carrying Russian commander Sergey Ryzhikov, flight engineer Sergey Kud-Sverchkov, and veteran NASA astronaut Kate Rubins blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 1:45 a.m. EDT (0545 GMT) Wednesday. The Soyuz crew took off on a three-hour express trip to the International Space Station that will culminate in a docking at 4:52 a.m. EDT (0852 GMT).

World Space Week 2020 Translation. October 7 (video)

World Space Week 2020 Translation. October 7

World Space Week 2020 Translation. 6 October (video)

World Space Week 2020 Translation. 6 October

Republic of Minerva Coral Reefs (photo)

Republic of Minerva North Reef

Republic of Minerva Coral Reefs

Republic of Minerva South Reef

Republic of Minerva Coral Reefs

The Republic of Minerva is an unrecognized micro-state, proclaimed on the coral reefs of Minerva south of the Fiji Islands on January 19, 1972.

The founder of the republic was the American millionaire of Lithuanian origin Michael Oliver. As he assumed, the new state would be founded “without taxes, benefits and subsidies, and the main forms of income for its inhabitants would be fishing, tourism and light industry.

In 1971, sand barges arrived from Australia to create an artificial island, and the construction of a city called Sea City (Sea City).

On the construction of the island was spent 200 thousand dollars and on January 19, 1972, the republic declared its independence and elected President Morris S. Davis. The state also received its own flag, anthem and currency.

On February 24, 1972, the State of Tonga declared the reefs and the adjacent waters its own, and in November 2005, the Republic of Fiji also declared its claims to Minerva. And despite all these events, Morris S. Davis continues to consider himself the president of Minerva …


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