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Excellent Reddit post on Venera the Russian space missions that

Excellent Reddit post on Venera the Russian space missions that


Images of Venus' surface by Soviet Venera probes in 1981 ...

Image from the surface of Venus, taken by Venera 13, a Russian probe - from 1982.

Both had nothing on Yugoslav space programe ...

On this day58 years ago from today, the Soviet Union launched Venera 1 towards Venus.


This is actually the only true color picture we have from Venus ...

Can a Mission to Venus Save America and Russia's Space Romance?


48 years ago, the Russian Venera 5 spacecraft entered the atmosphere of Venus.


Imperial units'Murcia way best way ...

Ah shit, here we go again.

An illustration of VERITAS, a proposed Venus orbiter mission that is a finalist for the next Discovery mission selection. It could become the first NASA ...


Spot Failed Soviet Venus Probe Kosmos 482 in Earth Orbit

The planet Venus, as imaged by the Magellan 10 mission. Credit: NASA/

An artist's impression of the Mariner 2 probe. Image Credit: NASA/courtesy of nasaimages.org

Battered Soviet spacecraft will plummet to Earth decades after failed mission

This image of the Soviet–Russian space station Mir was recorded by astronauts aboard the Space Shuttle Atlantis as it approached before docking during the ...

What Is The Space Age?

The failed lander, possibly still attached to part of the orbiter or the upper stage? A recent image of Kosmos-482 in orbit. Credit: Ralf Vandeberg.

Russia-US Venus Space Probe to Be Launched in 2027

Venera 7 in the testing and assembly area, 1970.

Inside will be a heat resistant lander.

Missions that Weren't: NASA's Manned Mission to Venus

A computer-generated view of Venus' western Eistla Regio. The volcano on the

Andrew LePage at Drew Ex Machina reports on the Soviet Union's #Venera 5 and 6 missions to #Venus. ...

Perspective - great poster by reddit user venerium

Robotic Comet Lander Philae Says Good-Bye

Communists pave the way to the stars. The Soviet miniature sheet of 1964 displaying six historical firsts of the Soviet space program

Venus and a bizarre metal asteroid are leading destinations for low-cost NASA missions

Russian Researcher Suggests Venera-13 Imaged Life on Venus | Space Exploration | Sci-News.com

The hellish planet of Venus could hold life, study suggests

Dextre to ring in the New Year with a herculean battery replacement mission

We finally have a computer that can survive the surface of Venus | Ars Technica

A working model of the lander used in Venera 9 and 10 during testing in 1975.

Europa Clipper got it's mission patch design! via reddit

The orbital trace of Kosmos-482. Created by the author using Oritron.

... Venera 1 which I think has a great retro look to it. One could even be forgiven for mistaking the interplanetary probe for a Soviet robot assassin from ...

Observations suggest Venus may have had water oceans in its distant past. A land-

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V.I. Yegorov and N.I. Antoshin, veterans of the Soviet space industry, assembling the Venera 13 in 1981.

The Soviet's Obsession with Venus

Mercury taken by NASA's Messenger spacecraft in 2011

Venus probes comparison chart

An image provided by the European Space Agency shows an artist's impression of the Venus Express as it enters an orbit around Venus, which took place on ...

Pictures of the surface of Venus taken by Venera 14 in 1982.

Soviet successes in space: the Venus lander the world forgot about

Launch of Russia-US Space Probe to Venus Possible in 2027 - Russian Scientist

NASA's Plan to Explore Venus with a “SteamPunk” Rover

In the 1990s, NASA's Magellan spacecraft used radar to penetrate Venus's thick clouds and map its surface.

Rocket Labs/NASA launch team mission patch for.

Defunct spacecraft litter the solar system from decades of expired missions. Some of them are landers and impactors that studied the surface of our ...

The Space Barons: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the Quest to Colonize the

Venus surface

The American and Soviet crews of the Apollo Soyuz Test Project

Liftoff ...

The descent capsule of Venera 5 being lowered into a centrifuge for testing in a still from the film 'The Storming of Venus'.

The device “Venus-13” on laboratory tests in 1981. In the center you can see the window of the television camera, closed by a lid.

This timeline details a history of space travel and exploration including details of the Space Race between the USA and the USSR.

A 1972 stamp commemorating the Soviet Venera project. Credit: USSR Post/Wikimedia Commons

Venera-13 lander

Battered Soviet spacecraft will plummet to Earth decades after failed mission

"That's A Funny Looking Cactus" is the name for Rocket Lab's next Electron mission

The Venera program: When Russia went to Venus

Good catch!

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Put together by NASA's Jet Propulsion laboratory, the infographic (which you can see in full below, or at full-res by clicking here) shows you, ...

False Steps

As the New Horizons probe approaches Pluto, find out what wonders were uncovered by the first spacecraft to zip past other worlds

Global view of Venus from Magellan, Pioneer, and Venera data

A replica of Sputnik 1

Figure 1: NASA Mariner 10's Portrait of Venus

DAVINCI, another Discovery mission finalist, would probe the atmosphere of Venus during an hour-long descent. (credit: NASA/GSFC)

The LK-3 lunar lander from 1969 (L) and the Lunokhod 1 lunar

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List of the upcoming space missions and events

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying a TESS spacecraft lifts off

Venera 13, the soviets most successful probe that was sent to Venus. It was

Enlarge / And you thought that sulfuric acid clouds were weird.

Venus surface

Tour the solar system: Venus

Venera 4 being prepared for flight in 1967.

Cosmonauts: Birth of the Space Age exhibition

Ultraviolet "map" of Venusian atmosphere

A Russian scientist who was part of the Soviet-era team that sent the unmanned Venera 13 landing probe to Venus three decades ago now claims that photos ...

Spot Failed Soviet Venus Probe Kosmos 482 in Earth Orbit - Universe Today

Who in their right mind would want to go to Venus? NASA, apparently, as an article in Live Science reported how the space agency plans to send astronauts to ...

US-Russian Space Probe Venera-D May be Launched in 2026-2027 - Space Institute

Image: Jonathan Sauder/NASA/JPL-Caltech The concept of operations for traversing across Venus plains and to the tessarae. During the primary mission of 116 ...

... through the pictures of Venera Lander in 1975. #venus #venera #lander # space #lifeinspace #russia #theufocollection #ufo #UFOpic.twitter.com/6OwjtAB5q4

Soviet postage stamp dedicated to Venera 8,a probe in the Soviet Venera program for

Venus scientists “just trying to hold on” after new NASA rejections | Ars Technica

This camera could boost the search for alien life

Half a century after humans first made contact, NASA announced plans for a future Venus mission.

an artist rendition of NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft as it speeds beyond the boundary of the