How Powerful is the Falcon Heavy Rocket?
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How Powerful is the Falcon Heavy Rocket?

The Falcon Heavy is currently the most powerful rocket in existence, with the ability to lift a payload of nearly 64 metric tons into orbit. SpaceX first demonstrated the capability of the Falcon Heavy back in February of 2018 when they successfully launched a Tesla Roadster into space, and the first commercial flight is scheduled […]

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Powerful Handheld Rocket Rifle (AK-47 style)
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Powerful Handheld Rocket Rifle (AK-47 style)

These cheap paper rockets from a different project will cruse over 300 feet, if you’ve got the right equipment to get them airborne. In this project you’ll learn how to convert common sprinkler parts into a powerful and portable hand-held rocket launcher. For this project, I based my design on the style of an AK-47 […]

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Paper Rockets That Fly 300 Feet
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Paper Rockets That Fly 300 Feet

If you built this rocket launcher from a previous project, then you’re going to need some rockets. In this video, you’ll learn how to make these durable, high pressure rockets, for about 5 cents each. It’s a beautiful day, so I’m taking this project outside on my patio. I’ll get started by placing my rocket […]

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Homemade Rocket Fuel (R-Candy)
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Homemade Rocket Fuel (R-Candy)

I’ve gathered up some common household ingredients, and a frying pan, because today we’re doing some kitchen chemistry. This is the type of cooking that gets me excited because I’m trying out recipes for solid-state rocket fuel. To get started, I’m taking this portable electric burner outside and away from anything flammable. I’ll add a […]

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