Loading…
Back To Schedule
Saturday, June 29 • 8:00pm - 9:10pm
Satellites and Rockets, Explained

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Feedback form is now closed.
Rockets of today are a remarkable collection of human ingenuity, science and technology of the past 120 years, with roots in Russia, the US, Romania and Germany.

Times change. Satellite launches, a monopoly of governments in the past, have shifted to the private sector.  Really outstanding in this sense was a launch to the moon by an Israeli non-profit public organization SpaceIL.

In this presentation, we will cover the origins of space flight, early flights to space, highlight Saturn 5 and the Apollo programs, and learn about modern rockets, reusable rockets, 3G printed rockets and launches from aircrafts.

Time permitting, we may launch a rocket of our own - using a water filled soda bottle!

Presenters
avatar for Shmuel Goldberg

Shmuel Goldberg

Physicist and Inventor
Physicist and Inventor. 


Saturday June 29, 2019 8:00pm - 9:10pm
Darwin 102

Attendees (15)