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Nuclear Hoagie
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Did Feynman cite a fallacy about only circles having the same width in all directions as a reason for the Challenger disaster?

47 votes

BBC: "A rocket launched by Elon Musk's space exploration company is on course to crash into the Moon and explode." Will it really explode?

39 votes

Could a fan be used to prevent overheating on a Venus bound space probe?

36 votes

Why is it easier to escape the solar system than get to Mercury or the Sun?

18 votes

How many petaflops does it take to land on the moon? What does Artemis need with an Aitken?

13 votes

Would an astronaut experience a force during a gravity assist maneuver?

13 votes
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Satellites - predominant apparent motion?

11 votes

Can we land on an asteroid and ride on it?

8 votes

Why is it most efficient to change orbit inclination while crossing the equator?

7 votes

Why aren't batteries used in space?

7 votes

Could we wait for Mars to come to us?

5 votes
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How does the orbit of the Voyager and New Horizons probes manage to get into interstellar space?

5 votes

How fast is fuel escaping a rocket for it to reach the escape velocity 11 km/s?

4 votes

How is the space probe powered to travel a huge distance in a deep space mission?

4 votes

Why aren't rockets launched in movement?

4 votes

How does time work on other planets?

4 votes

The Loose Astronaut

2 votes

How many stages needed for a launch ? How to plan a launch

2 votes

Can an asteroid enter Earth orbit?