The V2 Rocket and NASA’s Nazi Roots

The first successful test of the V2 rocket was in 1942, and it travelled 118 miles.  This was the first time the world had seen a ballistic missile.  The power and danger that this military capability contained was unmatched at the time.  If this technology wasn’t...
The Cassini Probe

The Cassini Probe

The Cassini probe launched by NASA in 1997, ended its 20 year journey earlier this September.  It was launched in 1997 from Cape Canaveral Aioons, giving us some of the best data and photographs we have of the gas giant.  Here is a photograph from Cassini: The large...