Date: a week ago   Category: Space

Characteristics of the ship of generations for interstellar flight are called


Experts estimated a possibility of creation of the space interplanetary ship quite realistic idea. The international group of scientists called concrete characteristics of "the ship of generations" for space exploration. Science Alert reports about it. "The ship of generations" is a flying spacecraft whose speed is much lower than the speed of light, and is intended for interstellar flights. Earlier such ship was considered as science fiction, but now scientists consider it quite realistic. By means of the software of HERITAGE, experts established that the crew of such ship has to consist at least of 98 people. It will reduce risk of genetic disorders at descendants of crew members. The ship has to be absolutely autonomous therefore by it it is necessary to grow up food. For crew in 500 people it is necessary to plant about 0.45 square kilometers of the earth. The ship without engines, fuel compartments and other technical rooms has to look as the rotating cylinder with a radius of 224 meters and 320 meters long. At modern technologies and speeds, such ship will reach the closest star system of Alpha Tsentavra (4.37 light years from Earth) for several thousands of years. Earlier date of falling of an asteroid Apofis to Earth was designated. Also it was reported that scientists found a unique and "fastest" asteroid. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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