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Category: Science and environment

China successfully launches March-11 rocket for LEO Broadband System

Reports confirm that China has launched a test satellite on December 22, 2018, as part of its-orbit broadband communication satellite system, Hongyun Project. Apparently, the long March-11 rocket, that carried the satellite, was launched from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest of China in …

Soyuz carrier rocket successfully launched from Vostochny Cosmodrome

The carrier rocket delivered two Russian Kanopus-V remote sensing satellites along with 26 other foreign spacecrafts into the orbit. The Kanopus-V satellites would be monitoring natural & technogenic disasters and other emergencies. The Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities (Roscosmos), Russia’s state-owned space flight and …

Asset Managers join hands to pressurize governments on climate change

The group of institutional investors, overseeing assets worth over $32 trillion, are pressurizing governments to act on climate change. The letter signed by the investors would be presented in conjunction with the 2018 COP24 global-climate conference. Over 415 institutional investors, overseeing assets worth approximately over …