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The Russian astronauts have finished extravehicular activity and have returned at the ISS - RIA Novosti, 8/16/2018


QUEENS (Moscow region), 16 Aug — RIA Novosti. The Russian astronauts Oleg Artemyev and Sergey Prokopyev have finished work behind a board of the ISS and have returned on the station, the correspondent of RIA Novosti from the Mission Control Center (MCC) where broadcast of an exit.© of the Photo is conducted tells: ROSKOSMOS state corporation the Russian astronauts have taken away boxes with microorganisms from surface МКСЗа operating time in an outer space Artemyev with Prokopyev have managed to start four nanosatellites – the intellectual No. 3 and No. 4 of the Kursk Southwest university (YuZGU) able to communicate among themselves Tanusha and two devices of pupils of the educational center "Sirius" — SiriusSat-1 and SiriusSat-2. Besides, astronauts have installed the antenna of the Russian-German experiment on monitoring of migrations of wild birds of ICARUS. With her help it will be possible to obtain data from tiny sensors which will establish on animals. Information with the ISS will be transferred to TsUP of Moscow and already from there to be distributed to participants of an experiment. Also Artemyev with Prokopyev have taken away the containers installed in August, 2017 behind a board to the station with samples of microorganisms (they will be returned to Earth for studying of influence of the space environment). However because of prolonged works on ICARUS experiment astronauts had to be limited to only two containers when it was planned four. At the same time it was necessary to refuse the last task — it was planned to sort and throw out two fulfilled experiment blocks "Situation". During each of exit stages astronauts carried out panoramic shooting. Whether operating time behind a board has made 7 hours 46 minutes.© Infographics Will take me in astronauts?

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