"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious." - Albert Einstein
Posted 31 January 2012 - 12:33 PM
Russian space officials have claimed that cosmic radiation was to blame for the demise of Phobos-Grunt.
Associated Press said:
Space radiation led the onboard computer system to experience memory problems after launch, the Roscosmos chief said. Staff at the rocket-building plant would be punished, he said, adding that "they should have taken into consideration the effect of outer space".