Wednesday, 14 November 2012

NASA Student Rocketry Challenge w/ Onboard Payloads


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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Organizers of the NASA Student Launch Projects have announced the 57 student teams whose inventive creations will soar skyward in April during the space agency's 2012-13 rocketry challenge.

Representing schools in 26 states around the country, participating teams each will design and build a large, high-powered rocket, complete with a working science or engineering payload and capable of flying to the target altitude of 1 mile. NASA created the rocketry challenge to encourage young people to pursue careers in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.

More - Link >>> http://www.nasa.gov/home/hqnews/2012/nov/HQ_12-393_SLI_Challenges.html

Source: NASA.

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