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Hypergolic Hype: When It Simply Has To Fire

Hypergolic Hype: When It Simply Has To Fire
"This is emphatically not fun."  
"RFNA (red fuming nitric acid) attacks skin and flesh with the avidity of a school of piranhas. And when it is poured, it gives off dense clouds of nitrogen dioxide, which is a remarkably toxic gas"John D. Clark, "Ignition: An Informal History of Liquid Rocket Propellants"_______________________________________________________________

Below is a picture of four different rocket engi…
GPS: My Mother's Favorite Satellites

GPS: My Mother's Favorite Satellites

Six Protons per Cubic Meter

Six Protons per Cubic Meter

On Earth and Above - A Republic, If You Can Keep It

On Earth and Above - A Republic, If You Can Keep It

Soyuz T10-A: Six Seconds From Fiery Oblivion

Soyuz T10-A: Six Seconds From Fiery Oblivion

Phosphine and the Atmospheric Chemistry of Life

Phosphine and the Atmospheric Chemistry of Life

Igniting the Atmosphere with Moon Rocks

Igniting the Atmosphere with Moon Rocks