Why Russian Astronauts Pee on a Bus Tire Before Launching Into Space, and Other Pre-Flight Rituals | Atlas Obscura

Why Russian Astronauts Pee on a Bus Tire Before Launching Into Space, and Other Pre-Flight Rituals | Atlas Obscura

The Moment of Truth: Video of Conversation Between Russian Astronauts Goes Viral

The Moment of Truth: Video of Conversation Between Russian Astronauts Goes Viral

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NASA caught lying with this supposedly live feed from the iss. Watch the clouds as they repeat over and over. What a joke. Lying bastards.

NASA caught lying with this supposedly live feed from the iss. Watch the clouds as they repeat over and over. What a joke. Lying bastards.

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Why Russian Astronauts Pee on a Bus Tire Before Launching Into Space, and Other Pre-Flight Rituals | Atlas Obscura

Why Russian Astronauts Pee on a Bus Tire Before Launching Into Space, and Other Pre-Flight Rituals | Atlas Obscura

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Cosmonauts. All Soviet and RKA cosmonauts have been born within the borders of the U.S.S.R.; no cosmonaut who was born in independent Russia has yet flown. Many cosmonauts, however, were born in Soviet territories outside the boundaries of Russia, and may be claimed by various Soviet successor states as nationals of those states. All claimed Soviet or Russian citizenship at the time of their space flights

Cosmonauts. All Soviet and RKA cosmonauts have been born within the borders of the U.S.S.R.; no cosmonaut who was born in independent Russia has yet flown. Many cosmonauts, however, were born in Soviet territories outside the boundaries of Russia, and may be claimed by various Soviet successor states as nationals of those states. All claimed Soviet or Russian citizenship at the time of their space flights

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A few weeks prior to the historic launch of Soyuz 1 Russian Astronaut Komarov expressed his deepest feelings with one of his friends, a demoted KGB officer Venyamin Russayev.

A few weeks prior to the historic launch of Soyuz 1 Russian Astronaut Komarov expressed his deepest feelings with one of his friends, a demoted KGB officer Venyamin Russayev.

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