Western meddling--rather than Roscosmos--may be to blame for Phobos-Grunt disaster, says Roscosmos
Days before Phobos-Grunt reenters the atmosphere, a new video captures the failed Mars probe traveling backward above the Earth. Its … Continued
The doomed Russian spacecraft is expected to re-enter next Sunday
Most of the sentiment surrounding Russia’s failed Mars-bound Phobos-Grunt has been a mix of guarded hopefulness that Roscosmos will recover … Continued
Finally, Russia’s Phobos-Grunt spacecraft has called home. The European Space Agency has confirmed that Roscosmos’ marooned spacecraft–stuck in Earth orbit … Continued
A brief window remains to rescue the craft
Engineers have three days to save the craft before its batteries run out
At 3:16 pm EST today, Russia will launch the Phobos-Grunt mission from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The unmanned probe … Continued
A delayed Russian mission will try again in two years to deliver Earth life to Phobos
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