What exactly is SpaceX up to right now? It seems like they're constantly setting the bar higher, and promptly surpassing it themselves. This article takes a look at the improvements their current rocket has made over their previous groundbreaking rocket, the Falcon 9.
The present study experimentally investigated the effects certain computer factors have on a computer’s download speed. Factors included the computer connection, what browser is being used, the fan's power setting, and whether or not the viewer was streaming a show. Analysis was performed in SPSS.
In this article, we'll take a look at the life-support system on the International Space Station through a Systems Engineering perspective.
Modeling is vital to the success of a system, regardless of the application of the system or the size. Systems Engineers work closely with models to prepare for scenarios a product may face upon use.
When you first start studying systems engineering, arguably the most common theme you will experience is interconnectedness throughout a system. It helps dictate design, manufacturing, operations, and so much more. This article takes a look at how critical it can really be, especially in aerospace.
This article analyzes a simplified single-stock Stock and Flow Diagram of a theoretical companies marketing behavior.
An analysis of a Stock and Flow Diagram modelling the Population of a Community.
This is a case study into why Elon Musk is such an influential leader, who not only motivates those working for him, but inspires the public as well.
The line between a profession and an occupation can be a fine one. This article takes a look at what sets a professional apart from his or her peers.
I’ve been playing "Warframe" for four years, first on PC and then on Xbox. While it is not as popular as a "Call of Duty" game, "Mario Kart," or any other big-name games, it is one of, if not the best, games I have ever played.
This article details what soft robotics is, how it works, what it can be made of, and its present (and potential future) applications in the field.
Going into detail about the Great Filter, an aspect of The Fermi Paradox that details why we haven't seen extraterrestrial life and what our chances are of becoming an interplanetary species.
Have you ever noticed just how many "promises" by corporate heads like Elon Musk, Richard Branson, and Jeff Bezos fail to be fulfilled? According to Branson, tourists would be in space by 2004. According to Musk, we would have been to Mars years ago. Is there a reason for this?
Imagine trying to back a car out of a driveway directly onto a busy highway, with cars whipping past at 80 mph. Finding a way through without getting T-boned by an SUV sounds pretty difficult. This is the threat that NASA and other space-faring companies face every time they try to leave Earth.