From Nike Apache to #GSLV MK III, various rocket launches made by #ISRO are always marvelous to watch. See Awesome images of #Indian rockets.
Rockets were well in use before the 20th century. Rockets were all conventional solid-fuelled rockets. The multi-stage rockets made possible space travel.
The invention of rockets and space probes made it possible for the first time to get out of Earth and actually see and sometimes go to heavenly bodies.
The V-2 rocket became the first man-made object to reach space on June 20, 1944, when it reached an altitude of 176 km.The V-2 was a huge leap in technology.
Félicette was the first cat launched into space, on 18 October 1963 at 8:09 am, from the Centre interarmées d’essais d’engins spéciaux launch site.
Tsiolkovsky’s rocket equation is the fundamental equation on which the motion of the rocket depends. Rockets have become increasingly complicated and sophisticated, bu the basic principle underlying their operation remains the same.