Investigation of a Closed Ecological System (Biosfera) - 12.03.13
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Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos)Sponsoring Organization
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Information PendingISS Expedition Duration:
November 2000 - August 2001Expeditions Assigned
1,2Previous ISS Missions
Investigation of a closed ecological system in space conditions.
Information PendingEarth Applications
Biosfera Kit (closed ecological system) - Video camera DSR PD-1P; increase ratio of varifocal lens - 16; focal distance range of change 5.5 - 88 mm; resolution - 650 TV lines; TV signal format - PAL.Operational Protocols
Watching vital activities of small organisms living in water under orbital flight conditions.
Conduct of the experiment within the framework of International Education Program STARS for the students and pupils from Australia, China, Israel, Japan and USA. The Russian pupils from the town of Korolev will be participating in Program STARS.
Independent habitation of living organisms and shooting their vital activities process.
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