Rocketpalooza

Source: Not Pulp Covers


[VIDEO] Vault: V-2 Rocket; Assembling and Launching, 1947 

Reel 1 shows a V-2 rocket assembled from German parts at White Sands Proving Grounds, New Mexico. The alcohol tank, oxygen tank, propulsion unit, and tail housing are placed in position.

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The rocket is carried to the firing area and raised to a vertical position. Reel 2, final checks are made and the rocket is fired. Its course is followed by radar. Parts are recovered after the rocket has crashed.


[TOYS] Pocket Transistor Radios Manufactured During the 1950’s & 1960’s

Great website focusing on the design and history of pocket transistor radios manufactured between 1954 and 1965.

MINIMAN M42 MINIMAN M33MINIMAN M44

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Source: ROCKET RADIO MG-306

 


Popular Mechanics, March 1953

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[PHOTO] Discovery In Orbit

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via reddit


[PHOTO] OH, GO HUG A BOMB

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Falcon 9 Passes Readiness Review


Rockets of the World, to Scale

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spaceexp


Science: Vintage Cover Art of the Day

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Source: Retrogasm