Best of News

Palavras-chave

A picture shows the Iranian flag fluttering in front of a capsule,... Fotografia de notíciasAnimal,Bandeira,Ciência e Tecnologia,Cápsula Espacial,Dentro,Exploração Espacial,Horizontal,Irão,Macaco,Missão Espacial,Médio Oriente,Negócios,Passeio no Espaço,Quilómetro,Vento,ViagemPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA picture shows the Iranian flag fluttering in front of a capsule, codenamed Pishgam (Pioneer), containing a live monkey at an unknown location on January 28, 2013, which Iranian news agencies said returned alive after travelling to an altitude of 120 kilometres (75 miles) for a sub-orbital flight. Iran took a 'big step' towards sending astronauts into space by 2020, successfully launching a monkey above the Earth's atmosphere, Defence Minister Ahmad Vahidi told state television. AFP PHOTO/IRNA/STR (Photo credit should read -/AFP/Getty Images)