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The structure of the Solar system

Hello dear readers! In this post we will talk about the structure of the Solar system. I think you just need to know where in the Universe is our planet, and what else is in our Solar system besides planets.

Our planet Earth is part of the system of planets and other celestial bodies that rotate around a star called the Sun. The solar system is one of many such systems in the Universe .

The solar system is a system of cosmic bodies, which in addition to the Central luminary – the Sun, nine major planets, their satellites, the numerous small planets, comets, space dust and small meteoroids that move in the field pre-emption gravitational action of the Sun.

In the middle of the sixteenth century was uncovered the General structure of the Solar system Polish astronomer Nicholas Copernicus. He disproved the idea that the Earth is the center of the Universe and substantiate the presentation of the motion of planets around the Sun. This model of the Solar system was called the heliocentric. Continue reading

To the moon with God’s help!

Chapter 1: Flights in dreams and in reality

Chapter 2: Children of captain Vrungel

Chapter 3: God help you

Chapter 4: blue brook

Chapter 5: something Else on the same topic

Chapter 1 – Flights in dreams and in reality!

Instead of an epigraph:

A. Anisimov: I Have a question. Do You think the Americans landed on the moon, there is a version of that.

Vladimir Putin: I know that. Nonsense, it’s impossible! After all, complete nonsense. To falsify such an event impossible.

(The meeting of Vladimir Putin with participants of the youth forum “Seliger 2011”)

Here is there is a common misconception that for Americans to falsify the flight to the moon was as difficult as to perform this flight. In this article, I prove the groundlessness of such approval. Continue reading

The father of cosmonautics and Builder of airships

5 unknown facts from the life of Konstantin Eduardovich Tsiolkovsky

On September 19, 1935 in Kaluga passed away the great Russian inventor Konstantin Tsiolkovsky . Exactly one year later there was opened house-Museum of scientist-taught and a pioneer of cosmonautics, whose life with her careful study expands like the universe.

1. Opponent of Einstein, an admirer of Lenin

However, the Tsiolkovsky-the theory of expansion of the universe was denied, as he denied the theory of relativity . Konstantin Eduardovich did not agree with Einstein that the universe is limited in size to two hundred million light years. According to Tsiolkovsky, the claim is as absurd as to assert that in the cross section of the universe equals one millimeter. Continue reading

Mythological encyclopedia
David Levi: a Guide to the starry sky Comets, the "tailed stars". From time to time in the starry sky appear of the comet, which got its name from the…

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Reusable rocket
Russia is preparing a new breakthrough in space technology After loudly rasparenny accidents Russian "Protons", one might say, even indecent to write about the real situation. Including about the new…

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Space travel reality
Space travel in reality. Learn the history of the highest feats and discoveries On the territory of the Moscow Museum of cosmonautics, ENEA and the House-Museum of S. P. Korolev…

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