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HackSpace magazine 12: build your first rocket!

Reading Time: 3 minutes Move over, Elon Musk โ€” thereโ€™s a new rocket maverick in town: YOU! Rockets! Step inside the UK rocketry scene, build and launch a rocket, design your own one, and discover the open-source rocket programmes around the world! In issue 12, we go behind the scenes at a top-secret launch site in the English Midlands […]

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College Students Successfully Create and Fire 3D-Printed Rocket Engine

Reading Time: < 1 minute UCSD (Uiversity of California, San Diego) have created a 3D-printed metal rocket engine using techniques previously only known to NASA, and successfully fired it at the Friends of Amateur Rocketry launch site in California’s Mojave Desert. Gizmag says that it is the “first such test of a printed liquid-fueled, metal rocket engine by any university […]