Chris Hadfield's Cosmonaut Comrade Prepares To Colonize Mars

Soyuz TMA-07M Commander and ISS Expedition 34/35 Flight Engineer Roman Romanenko hasn't been slacking off since his Soyuz landing last Tuesday. According to Roscosmos, the Russian Space Agency, he has just simulated a landing on Mars and a spacewalk under simulated Martian conditions. Only four days after his return… » 5/23/13 2:12pm 5/23/13 2:12pm

Rare Photos Of The Soviet Space Program From Gagarin To Intercosmos

In the Eighties Hungary was truly excited about its first cosmonaut going to space. Bertalan Farkas along with Soviet cosmonaut Valery Kubasov, was launched into space on Soyuz 36 from Baikonur Cosmodrome on May 26, 1980 as part of the Interkosmos (or Intercosmos) program. The following photos were issued in one pack… » 4/19/13 4:05pm 4/19/13 4:05pm