The Largest Rocket That Never Launched
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The Largest Rocket That Never Launched

This video is supported by SurfShark. In November 1967, NASA launched the iconic Saturn V rocket for the first time. Standing 110 meters tall and producing 7.6 million pounds of thrust, the Saturn V stillI holds the record for the largest and most powerful rocket ever launched. But a rocket designed years before the Saturn […]

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Does an Arrow Fly Straight? | MythBusters Jr.
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Does an Arrow Fly Straight? | MythBusters Jr.

Narrator: WHILE GREEK HERO ODYSSEUS WAS FIGHTING THE TROJAN WARS, PENELOPE WAS LEFT TO FEND OFF A BUNCH OF UNWANTED ADMIRERS. SHE PROMISED TO MARRY WHICHEVER MAN COULD FIRE AN ARROW THROUGH 12 AX HEADS, CONFIDENT THAT THE SHOT WAS IMPOSSIBLE. BUT ODYSSEUS RETURNED AND, IN DISGUISE, TOOK THE SHOT AND NAILED IT. IF THE […]

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Why can’t Birds Fly in Space? | #aumsum
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Why can’t Birds Fly in Space? | #aumsum

It’s AumSum Time. Why can’t Birds Fly in Space? They want to, but I keep on bringing them back. What. Oh AumSum. How birds fly can be best explained using Bernoulli’s principle. Wings of the birds play a major role in this. The shape of their wings causes air to move much faster above their […]

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Why NASA Placed a Bomb In Their Rocket Engine
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Why NASA Placed a Bomb In Their Rocket Engine

This video is supported by Brilliant On the 12th of September 1962, President John F. Kennedy made his famous speech about landing a man on the Moon by the end of the decade. At this point in time, NASA had just several hours worth of human spaceflight experience. Many Americans had accepted that the space […]

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Why can’t airplanes fly to space?
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Why can’t airplanes fly to space?

(phone ringing) – Hi, it’s Doug. Back in December 2018, the company Virgin Galactic made history when they successfully flew the first plane all the way to the edge of space. Called the VSS Unity, it wasn’t exactly an airplane though. You can see here, another plane first carried it up really high, then let […]

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