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Rocket science is synonymous with intellectual complexity, but new research shows that rocketry owes its existence to baffled chinese alchemists to find out, frank winter, former curator of rockets at the smithsonian's national air and space museum and now an independent scholar, along with. Rocket principles a rocket in its simplest form is a chamber enclosing a gas under pressure a small opening at one end of the chamber allows the gas to escape, and in doing so provides a thrust that propels the rocket in the opposite direction. The rocket was 10 feet tall, constructed out of thin pipes, and was fueled by liquid oxygen and gasoline he began building gunpowder rockets in 1907 while a student at the worcester polytechnic institute and continued his rocket experiments as a physics doctoral student and then.
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