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2014-07-18 16:20:31

Raytheon-sponsored team from Canton, Ga., wins second place in student rocketry challenge at the Farnborough International Air Show LONDON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Five students from Creekview High School of Canton, Ga., took home silver medals in the seventh annual International Rocketry Challenge at the Farnborough International Air Show. The U.S. team, sponsored by Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), won second place, while the French team captured first and the U.K. team took third....

2014-05-27 23:03:11

Team Rocket Power, an all-girl team from Maryland that competed in the 2014 Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) co-sponsored by the Aerospace Industries Association, exhibited their rockets for President Obama at the White House Science Fair this morning. The three-girl team was invited to join the White House's celebration of a range of national programs that encourage students to engage and excel in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) May 27,...

2014-05-13 23:03:22

Students from Creekview High School of Canton, Ga. outperformed hundreds of their peers from across the country Saturday to earn first place at the Aerospace Industries Association's twelfth annual Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC). The Plains, Va. (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 STEM Contest Winners to Represent U.S. at International Fly-off in England Students from Creekview High School of Canton, Ga. outperformed hundreds of their peers from across the country Saturday to earn first...

2014-04-07 23:01:54

After months of designing, building and launching home-made model rockets, hundreds of middle and high school students from across the country will advance to the national finals of the Aerospace Industries Association's Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC). Arlington, VA (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 After months of designing, building and launching home-made model rockets, hundreds of middle and high school students from across the country will advance to the national finals of the Team...

2014-02-20 23:23:34

More than 700 student teams representing 48 states, the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands are preparing for the Aerospace Industries Association's 2014 Team America Rocketry Challenge, the world’s largest student rocket contest and a key piece of the aerospace and defense industry’s strategy to build a stronger U.S. workforce in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Arlington, VA (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Challenging competition engages students’...

2012-11-14 18:04:46

Organizers of the NASA Student Launch Projects have announced the 57 student teams whose inventive creations will soar skyward in April during the space agency's 2012-13 rocketry challenge. Representing schools in 26 states around the country, participating teams each will design and build a large, high-powered rocket, complete with a working science or engineering payload and capable of flying to the target altitude of 1 mile. NASA created the rocketry challenge to encourage young people...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.