Science Space Project
History of Space Exploration: Mir Space Station
Russian Space Station (Mir)
Space Station Mir is a Russian space station. The Russian Space Station Mir was in orbit for 15 years and this was much longer than they expected. Mir was a symbol of Russia’s ability to be a future leader in space.
How Mir Looks
Inside of Mir After 10 Years
A physician named Valeri Polyakov lived on Mir for 437 days, 17 hour and 38 minutes. He was on Mir for a continuous orbit and finished his stay in 1995. Many studies were done on long-term human space flight.