Space Today Online: Space Shuttles
-Space Today Online hosts a Space Shuttle page, with a schedule of Space Shuttle flights through 2003, articles, astronaught information, shuttle videos and pictures. Besides the Shuttle page, STO has a variety of other space-related pages.
-This page hosts a clickable map of a space shuttle, complete with explanations of each section of the shuttle.
-Take this virtual tour through the Space Shuttle Columbia as it's being prepared for launch in the Orbiter Processing Facility at Kennedy Space Center. JAVA capable browser required.
-This Rocket activity page offers a brief history of rockets, rocket principles, practical rocketry and a variety of classroom rocket activities.
-This page hosts a twelve part series on the History of Rocketry. Each month a new section is available online.
-This page has an in depth explanation of the mechanisms of rocket propulsion. You may need a claculator for this page!
-Here you can learn about Firework Rockets, Solid Propellant Rocket Engines, and Liquid Propellant Rocket Engines.
-This page hosts a brief list of rockets, beginning with the rocket which took the first American into space. In addition to the rocket list, there are also Spacecraft, Satellite and Astronaut categories to explore.
-An Index of Rockets includes a listing of modern (1957-1990's) rockets with year of design, designer, dimensions, fuel and thrust.
What is Aeronautics?
-What is Aeronautics? What forces act on an airplane? Why does NASA study aeronautics? These questions and more are answered on this flight page by NASA.