#cosmonauts

The First Man in Space

Russia's Yuri Gagarin, the first man in space, would have celebrated his 83rd birthday on March 9

‘Hey, Sky, Take off Your Hat! I'm Coming!’

Valentina Tereshkova of Russia, the first female cosmonaut, turns 80

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

Soyuz-FG with Manned Spacecraft Launched from Baikonur

A Soyuz-FG carrier rocket with a Soyuz MS-03 transport manned spacecraft was launched from Baikonur to the International Space Station

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