#rocket

SpaceX shows off its awe-inspiring heavy booster

3 weeks ago — Quick Read

SpaceX has successfully stacked its' 'Super Heavy' booster, the largest rocket booster ever built. The booster marks a milestone in SpaceX's long journey to creating its Mars-bound Starship off the...

Virgin rocket carries satellites to orbit

3 months ago — Quick Read

Virgin Orbit - not be confused with Virgin Galactic, Virgin's space tourism venture - has succeeded in putting its first satellites in space.

Launch Prize opens to 12-19 year olds

6 months ago — Quick Read

The STEM-X Launch Prize has gone live. This unique virtual challenge is open to 12 - 19 year old and the prize is insane.

Solid Rocket Moon Booster fired up for critical test

7 months ago — Quick Read

Today NASA, alongside engineering giant Northrop Grumman, celebrated after they successfully ignited a massive solid rocket booster in Utah. The two-minute test put the Solid Rocket Booster (SRB) hardware through...

Bloodhound gets brand new HQ, a new name and a new paint job

2 years ago — Quick Read

Born to Engineer favourite Bloodhound was saved from bankruptcy late last year by Ian Warhurst.

Sabre engine put through its paces

2 years ago — Long Read

Reaction Engine's Sabre engine - part jet, part rocket - is set to be put through its paces over the coming months. The hypersonic engine could potentially reduce the trip...