Meet the Amateur Rocketeer Building Self-Landing Replicas of SpaceX Rockets
Joe Barnard has spent the last three years pioneering DIY landing technologies for amateur rockets and now the aerospace industry is paying attention.
The Race to Launch the First Student-Built Rocket into Space Is On
Rocketry teams compete for the milestone of becoming the first student team to reach space.
DIY Submarine Sinks in Denmark, Hobbyist Suspected of Killing Passenger
The DIY sub was meant to launch some of the world's largest amateur rockets.
Watch this Clear Glass Model Rocket Get Lit
A bonafide window into rocket propulsion.
China Will Overtake Russia In Annual Rocket Launches This Year
But the US will lead the world in the total number of rockets launched this year.
The New York Times' 1920 Editorial Mocking Space Travel Remains a Classic
The Occult Rocket Scientist Who Conjured Spirits with L. Ron Hubbard
Born 100 years ago, Jack Parsons seemed devoted to reconciling opposites, smashing together the technical and the spiritual.
See How Spaceships Fly With This Clear Acrylic Rocket
YouTube user/rocket scientist Ben Krasnow put up an amazing demonstration of how a hybrid rocket works, complete with a clear acrylic motor that lets you see the action. It's an example of a "hybrid rocket":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hybrid_rocket...