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Amazing footage and narration describing the rocket engines of the Saturn V rocket that took human to the moon during the Apollo programme.
A profile of Wernher von Braun, the german scientist who worked on the V2 rocket and the Saturn 5 rocket.
A brief description of how Air-Breathing Rockets Will work from HowStuffWorks.com.
An explanation of the equivalence principle and how it's applied to being in an elevator or a rocket and how it affects our understanding of gravity.
A collection of interesting experiments dealing with friction, rockets and aerodynamics, illustrating Newton's laws.
A basic introduction to gunpowder with a bit of history and technical details.
Planes, jet propulsion, wind tunnels, model rockets, hypersonic flight and everything in between are covered in this comprehensive guide from NASA.
Try your hand at exciting activities at home or at school using everyday equipment. Mix some slime, build a rocket or make sultanas dance!
A page with good diagrams taking you through the thought processes behind Einstein's theory of relativity by thinking about elevators and rockets.
Find out how Newton's third law works and how it affects everything from a rocket taking off to someone firing a gun.
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