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  1. Five Geeky Model Rocket KitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Lockergnome

    Model rocketry is a hobby that has been practiced by youth for generations. Some of my fondest memories of my teenage years include building and launching model rockets with my older brother.


  2. Skya s the limit at Baldwin Academy as students build rocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... for our students to assemble. And they're a $5,000 silver sponsor for our annual dinner on Nov. 14.” Model Rocketry Instructor Lyle Majeska recommended the Valinda school. He lives just down the street from the school that his own son ...


  3. As rockets launch sky high, so can funds for breast cancer researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | WTVR Richmond

    High School Seniors Sanzio Angeli, of Clover Hill High School, and Dylan Whitesel, of Midlothian High School, hope to raise money and awareness for Breast Cancer research and break a world record at the same time. They are combining their love for model rocketry with community citizenship to create "Rocket4theCure."


  4. Bridgeton city councilman firing up area rocket clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Jersey Journal

    ... and lead as a senior member of the National Association of Rocketry (NAR),'' he explained. "Due to N.J. state model rocketry law, children must be at least 12 years old to launch a rocket in our state, and then only with adult supervision (21 years ...


  5. Cracker night at Canberra RocketryRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Canberra City News

    A compilation of clips from night model rocketry flights conducted following the completion of HPR flights during the Canberra Rocketry Group's 'Ardlethan 6' launch.


  6. History of the Personal Computer, Part 2: Intel & Motorola's virtual duopoly comes to an abrupt endRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | TechSpot

    ... Micro Instrumentation and Telemetry Systems, or MITS, which originally catered to amateur (ham) radio and model rocketry enthusiasts, looked toward the budding hobbyist computer movement for his company's continued survival. MITS' latest venture, a ...


  7. ScRamjet Now, Can you repeat the process with a larger group? As a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | EETimes

    ... Thats over 1000 kids getting to fly a model rocket at no cost. We advised many parents on the low cost of model rocketry and pointed them to the vendors booth across the tarmac. I know they sold some rockets and engines, no idea how many. Some of ...


  8. Excellent results for a small groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | EETimes

    ... Thats over 1000 kids getting to fly a model rocket at no cost. We advised many parents on the low cost of model rocketry and pointed them to the vendors booth across the tarmac. I know they sold some rockets and engines, no idea how many. Some of ...


  9. Civil Air Patrol Cadet 1st Lt. Daniel Turner solos a Cessna 172Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... area youth to become involved in aviation and aerospace, computer security, robotics, astronomy, RC aircraft, model rocketry and radio communications activities. Civil Air Patrol is the official Auxiliary of the United States Air Force and performs ...


  10. Rhode Island Model Rocket Association- Model Rocket Launch - Open to PublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 |

    ... to encourage students to become involved with science and engineering through hands on experience with model rocketry. Groups from the Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) work with RiMRA members to prepare for their competitions. The RiMRA is ...


  11. Colorado State Fair ends on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Fort Morgan Times

    ... competed in leadership and received the Reserve Grand Champion award. Arek Wulf won Reserve Grand Champion in Model Rocketry. In veterinary science, Zaccary Winn received Reserve Grand Champion and Keegan Link was Reserve Grand Champion in Weeds. In ...


  12. 5 Colorado State Fair grand champions among Logan County youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Journal-Advocate

    The Logan County Extension Office announced Friday that five local youth brought home grand champion awards from Pueblo: Raegan Gerk won the Junior Grand Champion in Specialty Foods; Preslie Jordan won the Junior Grand Champion award in ceramics; Luke Jensen received Intermediate Grand Champion in Model Rocketry; Madyson Johnstone received the ... (more)


  13. Sport Rocketry * RocketryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Cool Tools

    ... , the magazine of the Tripoli Rocketry Association. High Power Rocketry, also known as HPR, is similar to model rocketry with differences that include the propulsion power and weight increase of the model. They use motors in ranges over "G" power ...


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

    Jul 28, 2014 | 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 ...


  15. 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 ...


  16. 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.


  17. 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 ...


  18. 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 ...


  19. 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 ...


  20. 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, ...