An Introduction to Rocket Flight

– Introduction – Modern rocket flight is the culmination of centuries of discoveries and experiments. From early discoveries in Alexandria to the work of Sir Isaac Newton and up to Wernher Von Braun, rocket flight has changed our world significantly. Through the use of rocket flight we have been able to put satellites in orbit. This… Read more »

Understanding Aerodynamics with the Educator Rocket

– Introduction – The advantages of studying aerodynamics are numerous.  From the design of new vehicles to the understanding of how a ball, puck or shuttlecock moves in sports. Aerodynamics and The Basics of Drag We will start the discussion on drag and how it can be calculated. Drag is the resistance that is caused… Read more »

Lessons
  • An Introduction to Rocket Flight

    – Introduction – Modern rocket flight is the culmination of centuries of discoveries and experiments. From early discoveries in Alexandria to the work of Sir Isaac Newton and up to Wernher Von Braun, rocket flight has changed our world significantly. Through the use of rocket flight we have been able to put satellites in orbit. This… Read more »

  • Understanding Aerodynamics with the Educator Rocket

    – Introduction – The advantages of studying aerodynamics are numerous.  From the design of new vehicles to the understanding of how a ball, puck or shuttlecock moves in sports. Aerodynamics and The Basics of Drag We will start the discussion on drag and how it can be calculated. Drag is the resistance that is caused… Read more »