Date: 10 months ago   Category: Space

The Russian astronauts have taken away boxes with microorganisms from the surface of the ISS - RIA Novosti, 8/16/2018


QUEENS (Moscow region), 16 Aug — RIA Novosti. The Russian astronauts Oleg Artemyev and Sergey Prokopyev have taken away from a surface of the International Space Station of the device exhibits of an experiment "Test" with microorganisms which have spent about a year in an outer space, 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 installed at the ISS the antenna for monitoring wild ptitsustroystvo astronauts Fedor Yurchikhin and Sergey Ryazansky in August, 2017 have established. Subsequently tests will return to Earth and will transfer to scientists. Artemyev with Prokopyev have spent almost one hour more time for installation of the equipment of an experiment ICARUS therefore tests of "Test" have taken away not everything — two containers when it was planned four. The experiment "Test" is made since 2010. During this time already 19 tests have been returned to Earth. "Test" has shown that the surface of the ISS can be storage of biomaterial of extraterrestrial origin. Besides, in some tests have found samples of bacteria of a blanket of the World Ocean. Also it was revealed that whether some organisms come back from space more aggressive and with the increased immunity.© Infographics Will take me in astronauts?

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