Rocket

Russian Rocket Crash Possibly Caused By Human Error

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK Tech

The crash that destroyed a Russian rocket carrying £131.4 million of satellites may have been caused by sensors being installed upside down. The u...

Reusable Rocket Breaks 1,000 Feet Before Perfect Landing On Earth

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK Tech

SpaceX have broken their own record for the highest flight by a reusable rocket. The private space company's 'Grasshopper' rocket is designed to bl...

WATCH: Russian Rocket Explodes On Take-Off

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Tech

An unmanned Russian rocket has crashed seconds after take-off in Kazakhstan destroying three satellites and spilling up to 500 tonnes of toxic propell...

WATCH: Girl And Father Launch Hello Kitty Into Space

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK Tech

Rockets are cool. But they aren't cute. One father and daughter team changed all that recently, when they launched a Hello Kitty into space. The...

Christmas Tree Rocket: 'XMS MissileToe' Sends Decorations Sky-High

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK Tech

Christmas has passed, and in a few days you'll be looking to get rid of your tree. But instead of stuffing it in the car and taking it to the dump, wh...

'Rocket Car' To Be Tested In Cornwall

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 02.12.2012 | UK Tech

Engineers will spend Wednesday morning putting the finishing touches in place before a landmark test of Europe's largest hybrid rocket car in Cornwall...

(VIDEO) Watch Nasa's Latest Rocket Take Off

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK Tech

Nasa's latest rocket launch has taken off from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. The Delta II rocket with an earth-observing satellite onbo...

British-Made 'Rocket Car' Fires Up In Landmark Test

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 02.12.2012 | UK Tech

The mission to produce the world's first 1,000mph car took a mammoth step forward today as the engine was fired up for the first time in front of a gl...