Too many people on this planet: Earth is drying out

Russian cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov has reminded his Instagram followers of the “catastrophic” desiccation of the Aral Sea, posting a space photo of what was one of the four largest lakes in the world just 50 years ago. Shkaplerov, who is...

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China will have better bases on Antarctic than the US

Chinese icebreaker, Xuelong, or “Snow Dragon”, sets off from a port in Shanghai on November 8, 2017 © AFP   As Beijing seeks a greater role in the South Pole, Chinese icebreaker ‘Xuelong,’ is bound for Antarctica with construction materials...

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Russian moon base to be built by 2050

Russian space corporation Energia has presented a plan for a moon exploration program, which includes building a lunar base between 2040 and 2050. The base is intended to be a springboard for future missions to deep space and other planets....

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