The USSR paved the brave path to space, and created the first space stations ahead of western states and Chinese comrades. With decades of experience and development, this advantage drives the future of space habitats and orbital stations for workers in the new frontier. A space station, also known as an orbital station or an […]
In this alternate history tale, Earth had been attacked by Mars in the middle of WWII, prompting world leaders to put aside differences and focus on unified retaliation against the space invaders. The story focuses on two Soviet Cosmonauts onboard an equipment transport ship on the 8 month journey to the red planet.
Between 1951 and 1966, the USSR sent over twenty dogs into the cosmos, but to be fair, they weren’t the only ones who tested the viability of human space travel by sending animals up first. What separated the Soviet space dogs from the American monkeys, however, was that Soviet programs didn’t always have the animal’s […]