NASA's "Revolutionary" New Camera Captures World's Largest Rocket Test

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 09.08.2016 | UK Tech

This stunning video shows in slow motion the moment NASA tested the world’s largest rocket for the first time.Designed to one day propel humans to M...

Elon Musk Tweets Video of SpaceX Rocket Crash Landing Into Atlantic Ocean

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Tech

Elon Musk has tweeted a picture of a SpaceX rocket crash landing in the Atlantic ocean to his 4.19 million Twitter followers. The Paypal co-founder to...

The Day My Dad Met Elon Musk

Maria Ingold | Posted 16.06.2017 | UK Tech
Maria Ingold

My dad, Norm Ingold, is a rocket scientist. He has nearly 50 years' practical experience. He even worked on Apollo 13 for NASA -- increasing the accuracy of the guidance systems of the Lunar Excursion Module (LEM) from 200 miles to 3 miles -- helping save the astronaut's lives.

Stunning, Humbling View Of Earth From A Rocket

The Huffington Post | Poorna Bell | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Tech

It has been over five years since the first GoPro space footage but we never get tired of those stunning, humbling views of our planet. Here, UP Aero...

Rockets and Humour: Three Amusing Anecdotes

Thomas Moorton | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Tech
Thomas Moorton

"A good rule for rocket experimenters to follow is this: always assume it will explode." - Letter to the Editors of Astronautics, 1937 I'm sure tha...

Watch All The Space X Rocket Launches In Stunning 4K

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.04.2015 | UK Tech

If there's one thing better than watching a rocket launch, it's watching a rocket launch in glorious 4K and thanks to Space X, you can do just that. ...

This Future Astronaut Believes Space Exploration is Worth the Cost

The Cambridge Union Society | Posted 22.04.2015 | UK Tech
The Cambridge Union Society

Where we diverged in opinion with the opposition was both on calculating the cost of space exploration and on calculating the true cost that neglecting to progress into the cosmos would bring to humanity.

Just Some Rockets Launching Into An Aurora

The Huffington Post UK | Tahira Mirza | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK Tech

NASA have given us another amazing image - this time of rockets launching into an aurora-filled sky. We can only imagine what this would look like ...

This Bicycle Just Hit 207mph

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK Tech

Francois Gissy is a man that knows no fear. He must be, no sane, feeling human would climb onto a bicycle, attach a rocket engine and then try and rid...

The Moment NASA Rocket Explodes After Liftoff

AP/Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech

This is the moment an unmanned commercial supply rocket bound for the International Space Station exploded just moments after liftoff Tuesday evening,...

This Is What Happens When A Rocket Goes Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK Tech

A GoPro camera has captured a rarely-seen-before sight: the close-up of a rocket just as it's about to take off. To help see all the stages of a ro...

Seeing the Future of Space Clearly

William Pomerantz | Posted 13.09.2014 | UK Tech
William Pomerantz

We don't just think about the next flight, we think about what happens 1,000 flights from now, when SpaceShipTwo is being operated by people who haven't even applied for jobs at our company yet... The door to the space frontier is opening.

Giant Wheels Make Incredible Homemade Rockets

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Tech

Homemade rockets are a big deal in Thailand, in particular bamboo rockets which are essentially giant wheels filled with solid fuel. There's a reas...

WATCH: America's Biggest Rocket Blasts Spy Satellite Into Space

ITN | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK Tech

A spy satellite controlled by the National Reconnaissance Office lifts off on a Delta IV rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California....

Rockets of Lebanon's past

Lucy Knight | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK
Lucy Knight

As you drive down the main road that leads to Hamra, a district of West Beirut, you will notice, if you're observant enough, beyond the shrub covered walls of the Armenian institute, Haigazian University, that a white needle nosed rocket points towards the sky, or the stars, dependant on how romantic you wish to be.

Insurgents Launch Rocket Attack On Camp Bastion

PA | Posted 27.02.2013 | UK

Insurgents launched a rocket attack on Camp Bastion, the military base in Afghanistan which houses British troops. The heavily fortified base, wher...

The Sound of Sirens

Steven Winston | Posted 20.01.2013 | UK
Steven Winston

Recently every time I have heard a bike engine revving or a plane fly over I have hesitated for a moment. The red alert sirens in Tel Aviv, five in the last four days, were certainly not what I expected when I moved to Israel almost eight months ago.

Halting Hamas

Daniel Taub | Posted 19.01.2013 | UK Politics
Daniel Taub

While the rockets targeting Israeli civilians - men, women, and children - do not carry as deadly a payload as that of the German bombs of World War II, their aim is equally sinister and illegitimate: to instill fear in the hearts of Israelis and undermine their right to live in a free and independent state.

Huffington Post Picture Desk Live: 8th October 2012

Posted 08.10.2012 | UK

Scroll down for some of the best news, entertainment, culture and sports pictures from around the world, brought to you by The Huffington Post's Pictu...

Europe's Vega Rocket First Flight Launch

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 13.04.2012 | UK Tech

Europe's new Vega rocket has launched on its first flight. The 30m-tall vehicle has been designed to put small scientific and government satellites...

Giant Nasa Rover Launched To Mars - VIDEO

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK Tech

Nasa has launched a giant one-tonne rover nicknamed 'Curiosity' into space which is due to arrive on Mars in August next year. The rover, which is ...

Watch Chinese Rocket Take Off

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.01.2012 | UK Tech

China has taken the next step in its quest to become a major space power with the launch of the unmanned Shenzhou 8 vehicle....

NASA Launch Unmanned Juno Probe On Mission To Jupiter

BBC | Posted 05.10.2011 | UK

A $1.1bn (£0.7bn) unmanned space mission has launched from Florida on a journey to the planet Jupiter. The Juno spacecraft will cruise beyond Mars...