Russian Progress MS-05 space freighter docked with the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday, a Sputnik correspondent reported from Russia's Mission Control Center.
A football-field size balloon with an attached telescope to examine solar flares has been recovered after spending a year on the Antarctic ice, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) announced in a press release.
When you gotta go, you gotta go, and in the spirit of that ageless philosophy, a Japanese telecommunications provider is developing an app that will let users know where the closest open toilet is, so as to reduce wasted time searching for a vacant stall.
Scientists have the know-how to plan a trip to the TRAPPIST-1 star system, home to three potentially habitable exoplanets, but they need political and financial support to make it happen, astrophysicist Jeremy Leconte told Radio Sputnik.
Israeli researchers have found a way to hack into computers by aiming drones at the blinking LEDs found on most desktops computers, the first means ever identified of defeating "air gap" defenses - although the highly specialized solution can be defeated by highly unspecialized precautions.
The UK government is to propose regulations that would mean both the artificial intelligence (AI) "driver" of the car and its analog owner, would be liable in the event of an accident.
The need for humans when coding may be a thing of the past, as researchers have developed a system that has gained the ability to write its own code.
The war in Syria has been a violent and bloody one. With millions already dead or displaced, the battle rages on. But one Syrian refugee has overcome the odds and invented software to help war-torn families stay in touch.
Seven Earth-sized planets have been detected orbiting a single star, a new record. Although not much is known about any of the individual planets orbiting TRAPPIST-1, astronomers consider it possible for life to have evolved on any of them.
This spring, Moscow's Metro will receive a completely new train design – the 765 series 'Moskva', developed and built by the Metrowagonmash engineering plant.
Chinese bike-sharing company Ofo has rolled out a new scheme which will soon hit UK streets. Ofo will allow riders to hire a bike whenever they want, at any time of the day, and the key difference is that riders won't have to find a docking station. Instead, they can pick the bikes up and dispose of them in a place and time of their choosing.
Ever wondered what sound a unicorn makes? A Canadian video blogger shows how to make sounds from the image of the mystical creature.
Researchers at the National Research Nuclear University/Moscow Engineering Physics Institute are developing a computer program capable of recognizing unusual behavior by an individual in a crowd environment, including by his or her manner of walking. The invention may prove extremely useful in helping to prevent acts of terror in public places.
The saying "Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust" is usually heard at funerals. When someone dies, their family and friends are well aware that they will never see or hear them again, however now there is a way to immortalize their loved ones, who have passed on.
Russia's Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation (RSC) Energia is planning to reach a settlement agreement with the Boeing company on the floating rocket platform Sea Launch project soon, the corporation's general director told Sputnik.
Russia's Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation Energia hopes to be the first to offer space tourism around the Moon aboard the Soyuz spacecraft by 2021-2022.
Russia's Energia rocket and space corporation is getting ready for the production of the Federatsiya spacecraft.
The Progress MS-05 space freighter has separated from a Soyuz-U carrier rocket, a spokesperson of Russia's Mission Control Center told Sputnik on Wednesday.
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