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‘Astronauts Don’t Talk Politics’

Interview with Oleg Kotov, head of manned programmes at the Central Research Institute of Machine Building

Russian University to Make ‘Sensitive Hand’ for Space Robot

Experts from Samara University has begun work on a sensitive system for a robot hand based on fibre-optic sensors

Energia Plans to Send the First Russian to the Moon in 2031

According to RSC Energia General Director Vladimir Solntsev, the corporation intends to take the first Russian to the Moon in 2031

A Stellar New Year Party: How They Celebrate in Space

The most unusual New Year parties are those arranged by astronauts

Russian Scientists to Transform Astronauts Into Cyborgs

Russian scientists will take part in a programme to transform astronauts into cyborgs by replacing human organs with artificial ones

Russia and US Agreed to Prepare Astronauts for Flights to Other Planets

Russia and NASA have signed an agreement on a terrestrial isolation programme which will be used to train astronaut crews for future missions to other planets