SVPressa: Russia intends this 12 months to take an vital step within the improvement of the moon. On the identical time, the primary questions in regards to the lunar program, such because the prospects for analysis, their value and their common necessity, proceed to stay deeply rhetorical and lie completely within the airplane of “excessive” philosophy.
Russian President Vladimir Putin , on Cosmonautics Day on the Vostochny cosmodrome beneath building, recalled Russia’s bold plans for the event of the Earth’s pure satellite tv for pc. “Within the third quarter, the Luna-25 station must be applied,” the pinnacle of state stated . Based on the assurances of the pinnacle of Roskosmos , Dmitry Rogozin , the plan ought to actually be applied within the close to future.
The Luna-25 program itself includes the launch of two autos: a station for accumulating and analyzing the planet’s soil from a depth of as much as two meters and an unmanned spacecraft that ought to obtain indicators from the machine in orbit across the moon. It’s presupposed to discover the south pole of the satellite tv for pc, on which, as scientists counsel, there could also be deposits of ice.
The research of the pure satellite tv for pc of our planet is taken into account extraordinarily vital from a scientific viewpoint. Analysis ought to deliver mankind nearer to answering questions in regards to the evolution of the photo voltaic system and pave the best way for the exploration of deep house and the attainable growth of mankind past the Earth.
The difficulty is that the plans look as promising as they’re hardly possible. When you take a look at the historical past of lunar packages in several international locations, then their prospects normally look merely incredible.
After the launch of the primary synthetic satellite tv for pc in 1957 and the primary house flight of Yuri Gagarin in 1961, it appeared to those that actually tomorrow “apple timber would bloom on Mars.” However the actuality turned out to be a lot harsher. Even the exploration of the moon really turned out to be a really costly and insanely tough activity, and even with out seen achievements. The People turned out to be the chief within the research of the Moon, who despatched their astronauts to the chilly planet six occasions. From a scientific viewpoint, and as a Chilly Battle propaganda marketing campaign, this was an achievement. However quickly the US determined that additional participation in analysis was too expensive even for the world’s main energy.
Roughly the identical means they reacted to the matter in our nation. The USSR launched moon rovers, however in trendy Russia this undertaking was nearly deserted. A brand new participant within the exploration of the moon is China. In recent times, he has carried out a number of profitable launches of his gadgets. This gave impetus to the previous leaders. Grandiose plans started to appear nearly to construct a completely manned station on the Moon.