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  1. National Air and Space Museum Hosts Heritage Day and Helicopter DisplayRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | PressReleasePoint

    ... rocket showcase and Mars rover models with the Federation of Galaxy Explorers and Tripoli Central Virginia Model Rocketry For a full schedule of activities, visit the museum's website . This Heritage Family Day program is made possible through the ...

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  2. Darien Dragons organizes 4-H projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | The Doings Weekly

    ... members also participate in individual projects outside of monthly meetings. Among those are aerospace and model rocketry, veterinary science, interior design, and theater arts depending on the child's interest. They'll be concluding this 4-H year ...

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  3. Cub Scouts team with FLARE to learn about rocketryRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    The Fellowship of Las Cruces Area Rocketry Enthusiasts teach Cub Scouts how to launch rockets during a model rocketry event Saturday at the Waterfalls Launch Site on the East Mesa.

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  4. What's Happening In Fremont County: Community youth programs offeredRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... including communications training and short-wave radio licensing, robotics, flying radio controlled aircraft, model rocketry, astronomy and telescoping and flight simulator. For more information, call Bryce Nelson at 269-8040, or email ...

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  5. Robinson Elementary students in Hamilton launch handmade rockets during RocketdayRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... my thing." Retired fourth-grade teacher Jerry Iacona got the idea to teach his students about aerospace and model rocketry after finding a kit of rockets under the school stage in 1974. After a suggestion from the principal to involve all ...

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  6. Rocket man is helping kids soarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... how to fly rockets and about rocket competitions. Then, through the local library, he found The Handbook of Model Rocketry by G. Harry Stine. This book had actual math formulas used to calculate rocket aerodynamics - a practical and actually fun ...

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  7. Interviews: Forrest Mims Answers Your QuestionsRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Slashdot

    ... my many stays at Mauna Loa Observatory (1992 to present) to calibrate my atmospheric monitoring instruments. Model Rocketry by Anonymous Coward Please retell the story of how you got started in Model Rocketry and some of your earlier projects, ...

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  8. Mud Run in EHT will benefit future PAL youth activity centerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... and a catering facility. Boys and girls indoor lacrosse, arena style football, volleyball, rock climbing, model rocketry, Lego Robotics and other activities are expected to be offered in the building, and there are plans to include an internet cafe ...

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    May 6, 2014 | Connecticut Post

    ... e vats of chemicals were filled with aviation fuel from Callahan's airplane and materials used by him for his model rocketry.

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  10. State Parks officials tour El MirageRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... a wide-ranging event lineup; the area features regular riding for OHVs, but also hiking, gyrocopter flying, model rocketry, landsailing and straight-track racing. "This is unique because of all the activities that go on here," said Paul Slavik, ...

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  11. Weld County 4-H clubs accept fundraising challengeRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | The Fort Lupton Press

    ... curriculum to increasing understanding of geographic and geospatial-related ideas; horseless horse; model rocketry; photography; robotics; scrapbooking and other categories for Weld County youth to learn about. The deadline for contributions for ...

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  12. Public invited to watch Tri-County Rocketeers' launches SundayRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... in Tazewell and surrounding counties. As may be guessed from the name of the club, the area of interest is model rocketry. Club meetings consist of construction of models, study of building techniques and demonstrations, as well as overviews in ...

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  13. Tri-County Rocketeers launch 2nd seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | The Logan County Herald

    ... surrounding counties for children 8-18. As may be guessed by the name of the club, the area of interest is model rocketry. Club meetings consist of construction of models, study of building techniques and demonstrations as well as overviews in ...

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  14. FHS Rotc rocketry team wins againRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | The Wilson County News

    The Floresville High School Air Force Junior ROTC rocketry team displays the trophies earned at "Operation Aerotec" model rocketry meet, including Nicholas Sanders, Cody Delarm, Edmond Cirio, Mark Martinez, James Roberson, and Anthony Moy.

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  15. SLCC hosts Civil Air Patrol training weekendRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... squadron leadership school, mission pilot, mission observer, mission scanner, airborne photography, robotics, model rocketry, safety, communications school, cadet airman leadership school and cadet non-commissioned officer school. Personnel from all ...

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  16. Open source hardware takes flightRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Red Hat Magazine

    ... and what tracking system you include are as much a matter of your own skills and interests as anything else Model rocketry might be another platform of choice with easy entry (and re-entry). Depending on the power of the rocket you choose, your ...

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  17. To the MoonRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Tucson Weekly

    ... Keane said Desert Heat doesn't have a competition aspect. He said that's a misconception spawned by how model rocketry has been portrayed on some television shows, and that model rocketry is more about competing with yourself. The Desert Heat 2014 ...

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  18. 2 Seattle boys injured after house explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | Click Orlando

    ... the back door. One of the boys' fathers said his son had been working on a school science project involving model rocketry. He said the boys apparently were trying to start a fire in the fireplace and may have used some of the fuel intended for the ...

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  19. 2 Seattle boys working on science project hospitalized after explosionRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | KPLR-11

    ... the back door. One of the boys' fathers said his son had been working on a school science project involving model rocketry. He said the boys apparently were trying to start a fire in the fireplace and may have used some of the fuel intended for the ...

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  20. Science project causes explosion in Seattle house; two teens injuredRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | UPI

    A school science model rocketry project led to a house explosion that seriosly injured two teenage boys and blew out windows and a door, Seattle police said.

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