The Breakthrough Starshot initiative has one very ambitious goal: to use high-powered lasers to launch a tiny, lightweight space probe toward our solar system's nearest star, Alpha Centauri, which is located roughly 4 light-years away. But what's the best
The Fathom II rocket was launched from Spaceport America on March 4, 2017. It was designed and manufactured by USC students. It reached an altitude of 144,000 feet, which is believed to be a record for a student-built rocket.