NASA Explains the Science of Water Rockets

One of the safe and inexpensive ways for students and children to learn about the basics of forces is by making a flying model rocket or a water rocket. It is also a way to teach students about the principles of aeronautics. Aside from that, water rockets have also been a source … Read more

Ideas for Adding Parachutes to Your Water Rocket

Apogee 36 inch Rip Stop Nylon Cloth Parachute for Water Rocket

When we launch a water rocket, it is sometimes difficult to recover them because of how fast they land, especially when they have stabilizing fins that cause them to fly at a high speed and fall with a significantly higher velocity. Aside from being difficult to recover, this may also cause your … Read more

What Makes a Water Bottle Rocket Work?

Water bottle rockets are one of the popular projects we see in Science fairs. Aside from the fact that it’s easy to build and use, the way it works is fun and interesting, as well. But what exactly makes a water bottle rocket fly? Based on some explanations, the combination of water … Read more

Resources for Building Your Own Water Bottle Rocket

A water bottle rocket is one of the easiest rockets to create. Water bottle rockets come in different designs and functions. There are simple ones and there are complex ones, as well. Some water bottle rockets only require a few materials while some may need a lot. The most basic water bottle … Read more