• Engineers Rock!

    Check out the National Association of Colleges and Employers' List of Top-Paid Majors from class of 2013   It reports that 7 out of the top 10 majors were from engineering for 2013.   Wow!
    William Farrow
    created by William Farrow
  • Carbon Worlds May Have Diamonds, But They’ll Probably Leave You Thirsty

    This artist's concept illustrates the fate of two different planets: the one on the left is similar to Earth, made up largely of silicate-based rocks with oceans coating its surface. The one on the right is rich in ca...
    William Farrow
    created by William Farrow
  • WSGC Collegiate High-Power Rocketry Competition - Update

    Application deadline extended to Friday October 18th   Interested in designing, building and flying a high-power rocket?  Join an MSOE team and enter the Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium's (WSGC) Collegia...
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    created by William Farrow
  • Orb-D1 COTS Demonstration Mission To Launch on Wednesday

    Orbital Sciences Corp. rolled out its Antares rocket and Cygnus spacecraft to the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport Pad-0A at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia on Sept. 13, 2013. Antares is scheduled to launch ...
    William Farrow
    created by William Farrow
  • NASA Ready to Fly X-Calibur to the Edge of Space

    The X-ray telescope InFOCuS in the NASA hangar at the Fort Sumner Municipal Airport. An X-ray mirror (the object in the background, left, that looks like a jet engine intake) concentrates X-rays onto the WUSTL polarim...
    William Farrow
    created by William Farrow
  • Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Soars in 2nd Rocket-Powered Flight Test

    Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo completed its second powered on Sept. 5, 2013 above California's Mojave Desert.  Released at 46,000 ft from WhiteKnightTwo, the spaceship blasted its way to a maximum altitude of 65...
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    created by William Farrow
  • NASA is sending LADEE to the moon.

    The United States of America is set to make space flight history this week.  Up to now, the USA has only launched missions to the Moon from Cape Canaveral, Florida, but on the Atlantic coast of the DelMarVa penin...
    William Farrow
    created by William Farrow