The head of the Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin, in an interview on radio “Komsomolskaya Pravda” said that in the future with high probability Russia will be able to protect the Earth against “uninvited guests from space.” The head of state Corporation has explained that we are talking about comets and asteroids.

Rogozin said that Roscosmos was originally developed for the study of fundamental questions of the cosmos, the origin of the Universe, life on Earth etc.

Rogozin warned about the extraterrestrial threat

In addition, the competence of the employees of the Corporation is to study options for how Russia can protect the planet from various space threats.

“From intruders from outer space, I mean asteroid-comet danger,” – said Rogozin.

The head of Roskosmos said that in the first place of most interest to Russian experts, is the Moon. We will be “perfect experiments” to work on asteroids and distant planets: takeoff, landing, establishing transport system.


Earlier, as reported by “Rambler” Dmitry Rogozin passed the test for the coronavirus after it became known that he communicated with Lev Leshchenko to hospitalization of the artist. The results were negative.