Liquid Fueled Rockets Liquid Fueled Rocket Fuel
901 wordsA rocket is a device that does not need atmospheric oxygen to burn its fuel, since it carries its own, either separately or in chemical combination with fuel. Rockets are propelled forward by gas or liquid being expelled backwards. Rockets work on a fundamental law of motion by Sir Isaac Newton that states, for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. This helps explain how rockets fly on earth and in space. For example, the rocket fuel is exploded in a controlled way so that the ex...
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World War Ii Germany And Japan
494 wordsBy: Sameer Ahmed AnnozailiSAM Faculty of Arts, IBB University, Yemen. What if we turn back time and have Germans win World War II ( WWII)? Really, what would have happened? What history says is that the allies won the World War II and defeated Germany and Japan in 1945. But let us try to imagine for a second that the contrary took place. Ok! Lets go. Now we are in the beginning of 1945. Adolph Hitler fighting Russia with his armies going ahead until reaching to and occupying Moscow. Then, when h...
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Assured Destruction Second Strike
1,503 words... action, " in short, states act rationally. The first principle of realism is for the state to defend itself and its citizens from other states. The superpowers tried to defend themselves and their citizens by deterrence, a preventative method of ensuring peace. To ensure that each side knew that the other sides threat was real, the US-Soviet arms race escalated to enhance their second strike capability - enabling a country to withstand an initial strike by an adversary and retain the ability...
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Miles Per Hour Aircraft Carriers
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Spread Of Communism Policy Of Containment
1,224 wordsThe Second World War destroyed the old diplomatic system of "great powers" and replaced it with a polarized world of two superpowers. Germany, Japan, and Italy were occupied and demilitarized. France, Britain, and China had all suffered heavy losses, and their economies were in shambles. Although the Soviets had suffered over 15 million casualties during WW II and witnessed the burning and bombing of much of European Russia, the USSR still possessed the most powerful infantry in the world. The U...
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Analysis Of The Artillery Used In Vietnam War
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World War Ii End Of World War
680 wordsWhen World War II in Europe came to an end on May 7, 1945, a new war was just beginning. This war became known as the Cold War and was between the two world superpowers, the United States (US) and the Soviet Union (USSR). The Cold War lasted from 1945 to 1991. Fears between the two nations, which started in World War I, and grew in World War II, caused the Cold War to break after the end of World War II. The conflict in the Cold War was the difference in politics between the US and the USSR. The...
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Cold War Control System
1,263 wordsThe Cold War background to the Arrow. The threat was from across the Pole, and the swaggering post-war Royal Canadian Air Force wanted a strong deterrent. Design: The Arrow was primarily a triumph of innovative design. Here we glance at a few of the aircrafts design features. The Arrows fall from favor is an account of political intrigue and indecision in the face of a technologically changing world. The seeds that would ultimately doom it would be sown very early in the Arrow's life. In Decembe...
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Effective Use Of Computers On The Battlefield Future
1,240 wordsEffective Use of Computers on the Battlefield of the Future Abstract This paper emphasizes the importance of using computer technology on future battlefields. Outline p. 1 Beginning of Computer Era in military p. 2 What future holds p. 3 - Conclusion The history of military conflicts in 20 th century shows that they tend to become less continuous, which is accomplished by the implementation of new informational technology. In 17 th century, wars often lasted for 30 - 50 years. World War One went...
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Road Rage Aggressive Driving
1,793 wordsAlmost Road Rage Road Rage Almost all drivers have experienced some occurrence of road rage. Most of these occurrences are as innocent as a rude gesture, but some drivers have lost their lives because of them. Traffic is a cooperative activity (2 - 3 - 7). When a driver decides to take control of the road, the consequences can again be fatal. Almost every driver on the road has been involved in one incident or another. No one is immune from road rage, therefore it effects us all. Road rage is an...
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Evidence To Support Lot Of Money
1,325 wordsHAARPHAARP is an extremely low frequency radio wave generator. It stands for High Frequency Active Auroral Research Program. It is a massive antennae array up in Alaska on the Copper River Basin. It s altitude fluctuates between 1000 and 3000 feet above sea level. It is operated by the US military, more specifically the Navy and Air Force. It operates between 2. 8 and 10 MHz. It was also voted one of the 10 most under reported news stories of the year by journalists. Scientific Perspectives- HAA...
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Nuclear Weapon Nuclear Bomb
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Saddam Hussein Saudi Arabia
952 wordsWe can see that Iraq s claim on Kuwait was not a sudden incident. There had been a history of demands and combat throughout the twentieth century. The culmination of all this was Iraq s invasion of Kuwait on August 2, 1990. The United Nations immediately issued Resolution 660 demanding an immediate withdrawal from Kuwait. Next came Resolution 661 on August 6, 1990, which called for economic sanctions against Iraq. Also the United Nations issued Resolution 662 which called the invasion illegal. B...
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220 wordsThe Iran-Contra scandal was one of the worst examples of how politics work in the civilized world. As the scheme unfolded, people were taken hostage in Lebannon, people were killed, lies were told, laws were broken, weapons were traded, and America was disgraced. The entire ordeal rotated around the effort to obtain the release of hostages in Lebannon. Iran wanted missiles. The US and Israel worked out a laundering scheme to have Israel give Iran missiles, and then for the US to resupply Israel....
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Solid State Lasers Funk And Wagnalls
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Nato Un Humanitarian Nato's
248 wordsThree ultra-accurate laser-guided NATO missiles penetrated the walls of the Chinese Embassy in Yugoslavia from different angles, exploded in the core of the building and decimated it to wreckage. Three people were reported killed, and 21 injured, while one is missing. The Chinese government and people are terribly outraged at Nato's method of expressing its displeasures, calling it a barbarian act and that the U. S. -led NATO should bear all responsibilities. ' NATO explained that they feel regr...
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World War Ii Hydrogen Bomb
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Eject Eject Galaxy Bomber Aircraft
914 wordsThe year was 1996 and the USA were at war with the Russians, because the USA tried to take over Russian land. The Russians had been threatening the USA. If they didnt back down they would bomb Colorado, one of the biggest cities in USA. It was a cool misty morning when we got the word. The Russians were about to invade the state capital. Now it was all up to me (Colonel Mustard, code-name Sunrise) and my squadron of 30 men and 12 F- 111 aircraft to stop it. We were the only base within a 1000 mi...
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President Ronald Reagan U S History
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Advanced Research Projects Agency Soviet Union
552 wordsSputnik, name of the first of several artificial satellites launched by the Soviet Union from 1957 to 1961. The goals of the Sputnik program included studying the earths upper atmosphere, observing animal survival in space flight, and testing Soviet rocket technology. The launch of the unmanned Sputnik 1 and of Sputnik 2, which carried a dog, spurred the United States to invest more money and resources into its fledgling space program, initiating a race between the two nations to land a person o...
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