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rocket characteristics propulsion development facts - rocket rocket any of a type of jet propulsion device carrying either solid or liquid propellants that provide both the fuel and oxidizer required for combustion the term is commonly applied to any of various vehicles including firework skyrockets guided missiles and launch vehicles used in spaceflight, conventional weapons atomic rockets - ed note this is a commentary about the computer game children of a dead earth i see a lot of misconceptions about space in general and space warfare in specific so today i ll go ahead and debunk some, hall effect thruster wikipedia - in spacecraft propulsion a hall effect thruster het is a type of ion thruster in which the propellant is accelerated by an electric field hall effect thrusters trap electrons in a magnetic field and then use the electrons to ionize propellant efficiently accelerate the ions to produce thrust and neutralize the ions in the plume hall effect thrusters based on the discovery by edwin hall, exotic weapons atomic rockets - photon torpedo from original star trek 1966 this is basically an antimatter warhead it was named photon because at the time it was believed that an antimatter explosion would be pure gamma ray photons, rocket and missile system strategic missiles - rocket and missile system strategic missiles strategic missiles represent a logical step in the attempt to attack enemy forces at a distance as such they can be seen as extensions of either artillery in the case of ballistic missiles or manned aircraft in the case of cruise missiles ballistic missiles are rocket propelled weapons that travel by momentum in a high arcing trajectory, ralph ring otis t carr the utron electrical accumulator - us patent 2 912 244 amusement device november 10 1959 otis t carr this invention relates generally to implements in amusement devices and more particularly to an improved amusement device of the type where the passengers will receive the impression of riding in an interplanetary spacecraft, department of mechanical and aerospace engineering case - the department of mechanical and aerospace engineering of the case school of engineering offers programs leading to bachelors masters and doctoral degrees, no nasa has not verified an impossible space drive - june 2014 saw excited reports that nasa was working on a faster than light warp drive starship astonishingly weeks later we are being told that nasa has also successfully tested a device which could push along a space vehicle without consuming any propellant, the implications of russia s new weapon systems - during the august 2008 russo georgian war the operations of russia s 58 th army were termed as coercion into peace it is an appropriate term once one recalls what truly was at stake then, the white sands incident daniel fry dot com - the white sands incident by daniel w fry illustrated in loving gratitude to alan and all our other extra terrestrial friends who came to help us in our time of need, thinking outside the box a misguided idea psychology today - 500 000 was released by the government to the public due to un collaboration and end of year donation the sum of 50 000 was sent to each card it is advisable that you contact us now to receive, military reliability documents barringer1 com - military handbooks and standards along with nasa and nuclear regulatory commission documents pertaining to reliability issues are here for quick search and download as pdf files, electropaedia history of science technology and - heroes and villains a little light reading here you will find a brief history of technology initially inspired by the development of batteries it covers technology in general and includes some interesting little known or long forgotten facts as well as a few myths about the development of technology the science behind it the context in which it occurred and the deeds of the many, in our time bbc - melvyn bragg and guests discuss a foundation story for china as it was reshaped under mao zedong in october 1934 around ninety thousand soldiers of the red army broke out of a siege in jiangxi in the south east of the country hoping to find a place to regroup and rebuild