Signing the Budapest Memorandum, Ukrainian leadership believed that Ukraine’s extensive stocks of anti-aircraft weapons would be enough. Today Ukraine is investing a lot of money both in the modernization of Soviet ballistic missiles and in the construction of new types of modern missile weapons.
For seven decades, Pluto was known as the ninth planet in the solar system. Its orbit was thought to mark a boundary followed by a vast void extending all the way to the Oort cloud. We now know that this is not true. Pluto is not a lonely wanderer but only one of many icy bodies.
The first Ukrainian-made rockets began to take off into space after Ukraine regained its independence in 1991. However, almost the entire industrial base of Ukraine was linked with Russia. Only after the annexation of Crimea in 2014 would Ukraine begin to change this destructive vector.
Neptune is the most distant planet in the solar system, at least for now. It has already lost this title once and we cannot rule out that this will happen again in the future. is a very difficult target to study. However, scientists still managed to uncover some of the Neptune’s secrets
The space industry of the Ukrainian SSR played a significant role in the development of satellites. Since independence, Ukraine has maintained its course towards designing its own satellites, but has encountered obstacles, mainly associated with a lack of orders and an outdated technical base
Compared to all the other giant planets, Uranus seems the least distinguished. It is not as beautiful as Neptune, it does not have rings as Saturn or impressive moons as Jupiter. But this is a very misleading impression. Uranus is one of the most unusual and intriguing planets in the solar system.
The triumphs of Soviet space would never have taken place without Ukraine. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, the now-independent Ukraine had at its full disposal the entirety of the former Soviet space and rocketry infrastructure. This legacy turned out to be one of the heaviest burdens.
Saturn is often called the most beautiful planet in the solar system. One can see why even through a small telescope. The planet’s famous rings give it a special charm found in no other celestial body in our solar system. In this article, we’ll talk about how humanity has studied Saturn
The Planetary Exploration of China program, also known as Tīanwen, intends to start journey on Mars. The Red Planet is just the first on the list of candidate planets in China’s research program. CNSA plans to further include Jupiter and other planets of the Solar System in this list.
Jupiter is truly huge. It is the solar system’s largest planet, with a mass 2.5 times greater than the mass of all the other seven planets combined. In this article, we will analyze how humanity has explored Jupiter and discuss plans to study it in the near future.