plane

The largest planet in the Universe

Only on our channel we Represent your attention the biggest planet of the solar system. And let’s talk about Jupiter in more detail

The largest planet —- (0012) —- the Size of Jupiter —-

Jupiter is the biggest and the heaviest planet in the Solar system located far beyond the main asteroid belt.

According to modern concepts, the sun and the planets formed from a common dust cloud. The share accounted for 23 of Jupiter mass of the total mass of the planets of the Solar system. Its mass is 2.5 times greater than the mass of all the combined planets of our Solar system. Where the planet consists of hydrogen, methane and ammonia.

—- (0031) —- Facts about Jupiter —- The largest planet —-

Jupiter is so thin that its density is 1.33 gcm3, which is four times less than the density of the Earth.

The acceleration of gravity at the level of the cloud surface of Jupiter is g = 2,53 g.

This planet has a powerful magnetic field, about 67 satellites of the ring. Continue reading

Space tourism and the collapse of the White Knight

Space tourism. History and prospects.

On Friday, 31 October, disaster struck the American private spacecraft Space Ship Two. This is the news went around all the news channels of the world. One of the two pilots managed to eject.

What kind of project passenger space ship Space Ship spaceship and carrier White Knight ?

For the first time the issue of commercialization of space missions was raised as far back as 1967, the Americans. But the idea found no support in the state. Space flights were very hazardous and the road.

However, in 1996, well-known, tireless designer, inventor and pilot Bert Rutana was established by a private design company to create space, passenger craft reusable. Commercial use of space travel received a new impetus. The concept of “space tourism” takes on a new, broader meaning. Of course, later were space tourists. They were sent to the Mir station, the Russian Soyuz spacecraft. But, first of all, it cost millions of dollars, and secondly, these were isolated cases, and on tourism, in a broad sense, could not be and speeches. The program was funded by large companies or the flight was paid for by private individuals. Continue reading

What are the sizes of the planets?
A planet differs from a star. The star is a giant ball composed of hot gases, radiant heat and light. The planet is much smaller in size. It emits no…

Continue reading →

Cosmonaut held in Tula space debate
On cosmonautics Day, the students gathered in the TSU to discuss the most interesting "star" questions. On the agenda of these debates were three interesting topics: "Space tourism" "Space debris"…

Continue reading →

Sergey Vinsky is planning a trip to the moon
Only three years left until that happy moment when the first space tourist from Earth will be in lunar orbit. To launch travelers into space will be from Baikonur. The…

Continue reading →