There are three spacefarers
on the station: Yurchikhin and US astronaut Jack Fischer, who arrived in April, and US commander Peggy Whitson, who has been aboard for half a year.
Pioneers 10 and 77, which preceded Voyager, both carried small metal plaques identifying their time and place of origin for the benefit of any other spacefarers
that might find them in the distant future.
They have landed in a vertical position, upright," he added, citing Russian search and recovery forces which routinely go out to pick up the returning spacefarers
after they touch down on the remote steppe southeast of Dzhezkazgan.
This book holds spacefarers
as symbolic of the collective dreams, hopes, fears, insecurities, and tensions of their respective nations and peoples in recent history.
To those spacefarers
, it would be a message in a bottle sent a long, long time ago from a galaxy far, far away.
130) Given that spacefarers
such as the United States, Russia, and China would be highly unlikely to employ indiscriminate kinetic weapons because of the harm they would deal to their own orbital infrastructures, and that rogue nations would also likely choose other options in order to avoid massive collateral damage to potential political allies, any unprovoked kinetic strike would invite fierce retribution.
In fact, all the scientists in the Honolulu workshop agreed that increasing and compounding space debris is one of the greatest threats to all spacefarers
Summary: Astronauts travelling to Mars are likely to be farmers and chefs as well as trained spacefarers
47) AFP, "Asian spacefarers
race for the moon," SpaceDaily.
These first spacefarers
were pioneers in every sense of the word, and it is with this in mind that French and Burgess introduce us to these brave men and women.
Even when advances in science and engineering might seem to render decades-old accomplishments irrelevant or outdated, it remains important for spacefarers
to understand in the broadest sense the foundations on which they build.
He reports some of the heroic acts in space and some of the terrifying near misses that the early spacefarers