Month: March 2014

XKCD Space List

XKCD has had many space-themed webcomics over the years. Here are a few of my favorite space-themed ones. Up Goer Five Space Launch System Height Six Words Angular Size Space Elevators Tensile vs Shear Strength The Corliss Resolution Realistic Criteria Nanobots A Bunch of Rocks     Read more →

Up Goer Five – XKCD

There’s an art to explaining something in the simplest terms possible…

Another thing that is a bad problem is if you're flying toward space and the parts start to fall off your space car in the wrong order. If that happens, it means you won't go to space today, or maybe ever.

Another thing that is a bad problem is if you’re flying toward space and the parts start to fall off your space car in the wrong order. If that happens, it means you won’t go to space today, or maybe ever.