Space Shuttle

The Space Shuttle was a partially reusable low Earth orbital spacecraft system that was operated from 1981 to 2011 by

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Guillotine History

A guillotine was an apparatus designed for efficiently carrying out executions by beheading. The device consists of a tall, upright

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Crawler Transporter

The crawler-transporters, formally known as the Missile Crawler Transporter Facilities, are a pair of tracked vehicles used to transport spacecraft

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Enigma Machine

The Enigma machine is an encryption device developed and used in the early- to mid-20th century to protect commercial, diplomatic

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How Hyperloop Works

A Hyperloop is a proposed mode of passenger and/or freight transportation, first used to describe an open-source vactrain design released

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ITER

ITER (International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor) is an international nuclear fusion research and engineering megaproject, which will be the world’s largest

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Gliders

A glider is a fixed-wing aircraft that is supported in flight by the dynamic reaction of the air against its

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Saturn V Rocket

The Saturn V (Saturn five) was an American human-rated expendable rocket used by NASA between 1967 and 1973. The three-stage

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Robert H. Goddard

Robert Hutchings Goddard (October 5, 1882 – August 10, 1945) was an American engineer, professor, physicist, and inventor who is

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Sonar History

Although some animals (dolphins, bats, some shrews, and others) have used sound for communication and object detection for millions of

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