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Putin Plans to Put Russians on Mars in 2019


https://futurism.com/putin-russia-mars-2019/

It's the 21st century, yet these days it's feeling an awful lot like the frosty bite of the Cold War is, somehow, back from the dead. We've got Russian attacks on American institutions (well, cyberattacks, but still) and meddling in our elections, we've got former Russian spies getting killed on what is likely Putin's orders on British soil.

And now, Putin has announced that he plans to send manned and unmanned missions to Mars as early as 2019. He also plans to send missions to the Moon and deeper into space.

If the manned Mars mission is successful, Putin's faction will get there years before competing missions from SpaceX (which anticipates sending humans to the Red Planet in 2024) and NASA (in the 2030s). NASA also plans to send another unmanned mission to Mars in 2020 specifically to find signs of past microbial life. Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX, recently said that he plans to start testing the BFR, the ship that might take humans to Mars, a bit earlier than anticipated, completing the first test flights by early 2019....


blyat!  ;)
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  • Last Edit: March 16, 2018, 08:40:43 pm by 4ifirnul

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