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Rocket Science

Love and Rockets

Steven Paul Leiva | Posted 06.17.2015 | Books
Steven Paul Leiva

The statement, "It's not Rocket Science," has less to do with the comparable complexities of achievements than it does with the fact that rocket science, despite resting on that solid and known foundation of mathematics and physics, is still to most an arcane and unfathomable practice.

Ali Watkins

Nazis Helped Get Us To The Moon. The Reagan White House Helped Keep Them In The U.S. | Ali Watkins | Posted 11.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- They lived within our borders for years, thousands of miles away from the lives they helped ruin. Serving as cornerstones of America’s...

Peculiar Books Reviewed: Francis Spufford's Backroom Boys

Brian Troutwine | Posted 08.31.2014 | Huffpost Code
Brian Troutwine

What is the soul of software engineering as a discipline? That is, who is it that the software engineer can esteem? It's on this difficultly that Francis Spufford's Backroom Boys: The Secret Return of the British Boffin ultimately runs aground.

Maya Angelou Dies, Inspiring New Scientists

Olympia LePoint | Posted 07.29.2014 | Entertainment
Olympia LePoint

From "Roots" to "Sesame Street", she was a leader who taught me how to be a "Phenomenal Woman." She won three Grammys, spoke six languages, and ushered a U.S. President into office through a poem. She inspired me to master the English language, so I could help humanity embrace science.

Meet The Next Generation Of Rocket Scientists!

The Atlantic | Posted 05.24.2012 | Teen

With bright pops and trailing screams, hand-built rockets fly toward the sun in graceful (occasionally precarious) arcs. High school students from acr...

When Rocket Scientists Go Wrong

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 04.13.2012 | Science

WASHINGTON -- It really is rocket science and it really is hard. North Korea proved that again. The giant explosion that gets a rocket off the ground...

Teacher Over The Moon After Winning £150,000 For Physics Lesson

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 12.14.2011 | Home

A Physics teacher has scooped £150,000 for her exciting physics lesson which uses homemade rockets and animation in a competition organised by e-lear...

A Discussion With Béla Fleck

Ben Evans | Posted 08.28.2011 | Arts
Ben Evans

With an extensive tour in progress and the recent release of their latest album, Rocket Science, Béla and his Flecktones are back to work delighting listeners with the sweet sounds of bluegrass fusion.

HuffPost Review: Ceremony

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.14.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Henry Winkler's film Ceremony is as good an example of faux Wes Anderson as you'll find. Not that it's a good film; or an original one.

It Takes a Rocket Scientist?

Debra Eschmeyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Debra Eschmeyer

For years I have been saying that it doesn't take a rocket scientist to support Farm to School because of its common sense solution to serving local h...