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Beginner's Guide to Rockets

Contains material to show the basic mathematics and physics which govern the design and flight of rockets, and tips on how to build your own model rocket.

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The Principle of the Rocket

Here NASA explain how the principle of centre of mass is applied to produce the motion of rockets.

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A Vertical Empire

A description of British Rockets and rocket aircraft. A History of the British Rocketry Programme 1950-1971.

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Alka Rockets by Dale Olive

Design a paper rocket propelled by alka seltzer and water to demonstrate Newton's third law of motion in this simple experiment to try at home. Very simple instructions, plus some helpful questions.

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Spectacle Science: Exploring Homemade Rockets

A simple experiment to make rockets out of plastic containers, baking soda, vinegar and water.

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Liftoff! Models Rockets for Schools

Resources, information, and ideas about model rockets for schools

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Rocket

The thrust of a rocket can be modeled from a generalization of Newton's 2nd Law to include a variable mass.

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Lemonade rocket

Make a rocket using only a bottle of fizzy drink and some mints.

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Satellite propulsion - It’s not rocket science

A material being researched for health uses could lead to a new type of rocket engine.

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The Insane History of Rockets at Jet Propulsion Laboratories

Read the history of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory including their early eventful experiments with making rockets.

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