Electromagnetic Railguns – The U.S Military’s future Superguns – 200 mile range Mach 7 projectiles

Railguns, Sci-fi come true, or at least it seems thats way. An electric gun that can fire a guided projectile over 150km at Mach 7. Although still in development these could be the future replacing the heavy guns of the past whilst being much cheaper to operate that cruise missiles or advanced aircraft.

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Sponsors: Symon Hamer, Florian Hesse, Hunter Schwisow,
Pyloric, Seb Stoodley, Oscar Anderson, Peter Cote, Cody Belichesky,
Mogoreanu Daniel, Douglas Gustafson, Marcus Chiado, Mitchell payce, Jorn Magnus Karlsen, John Roscoe.

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Presented By Paul Shillito
Written & Researched by Andy Munzer
Additional Material by Paul Shillito
Footage & Images BAE Systems, General Atomics
US Navy, Ziggy Zee (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCyJF66176hT8hIt0x0RWKw), USAF
Music by Mike G. Mullen, BMI www.positrosmic.com
https://soundcloud.com/synchro505/classified-aircraft-mix-04?in=synchro505/sets/curious-droid

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Ultra High Speed Cameras – How do you film a tank shell in flight or a Nuclear bomb test?

Ever wondered how they film a tank shell in flight for over 100m meters like it was travelling at walking speed or the instant of a nuclear explosion.
In this video, I look at the super high-speed cameras that can run at millions of frames per second that were made well before the modern electronic ones of today as well have the amazing flight follower systems and the fastest real-time tracker in the world.

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Sponsors : Symon Hamer, Florian Hesse, Hunter Schwisow, Pyloric,
Seb Stoodley, Oscar Anderson, Peter Cote, Cody Belichesky, Mogoreanu Daniel, Douglas Gustafson, Marcus Chiado, Mitchell payce, Jorn Magnus Karlsen.

Specialised-Imaging Tracker 2
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R00i1mcyaLg

Lukas
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FXRMxk34j1U

MS Intruments
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eBaf3ZA4AQc

Presented By Paul Shillito
Written & Researched By Paul Shillito
Images & Footage : US Navy, Specialised-Imaging, General Atomics, MS Instruments, Cordin, Bandaris, University of Tokyo,
AWRE, Lukas, Fastax, Atomic Heritage, DOD
Music by Mike G. Mullen, BMI www.positrosmic.com
https://soundcloud.com/synchro505/space-overture-mix-01

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V Bombers – Vulcan, Victor & Valiant – The Last British Bombers

It took just 11 years to go from the first flight of the Lancaster Bomber in 1941 to the first flight of the VX770, the prototype Vulcan bomber in 1952. Yet the difference between them could hardly be greater, the Vulcan along with the Victor and Valiant were a new generation of the new planes known as the “V” bombers, planes for a new era and a newly, nuclear-armed Britain.

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Sponsers : Drew Hendrix, Symon Hamer, Florian Hesse, Lucius Kwok, Hunter Schwisow, Pyloric, Seb Stoodley, Oscar Anderson,
Peter Cote, Cody Belichesky, Mogoreanu Daniel, Douglas Gustafson, Marcus Chiado, Jorn Magnus Karlsen.

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Presented by Paul Shillito

Written and Researched by Andy Munzer

Additional material by Paul Shillito

Images and footage: Avro, Handley-Page, Vickers-Armstrong
Jim Debinham, Pathe.

Music – Machiotil by Seclorance is licensed under an Attribution License.
Source : http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Seclorance/Canin/Seclorance_-_Canin_-_01_Machiotil

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How do spacecraft navigate in space ?

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How do spacecraft navigate in space over billions of kilometers and with split second timing during missions that last for years or decades. Here we look at how its done and the underlying principles that make it all possible.

Sponsored by Brilliant.org

Presented by
Paul Shillito

Written and Researched by
Paul Shillito

Images and Footage
NASA, ESA, MIT, SolarSystemVideos

Music by
Response Data by P C III is licensed under a Attribution License.
Based on a work at www.pipechoir.com
source : http://freemusicarchive.org/music/P_C_III/Response_Data_1945/Response_Data

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The Search for Planet X / Planet 9 / Nibiru

More dire predictions that Nibiru aka Planet X or Planet 9 will trigger earthquakes, floods and generally the end of the world have been and gone as was expected but Planet X and Planet 9 were and are real. Here we look at the basis of how these have ended up being hijacked by the Nibiru believers.

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Sponsored by Drew Hendrix, Symon Hamer, Florian Hesse,
Kevin Hinnen, Mitchel J. Mullin II, Lucius Kwok, Hunter Schwisow,
Pyloric, Seb Stoodley, Peter Cote, Cody Belichesky, Mogoreanu Daniel, Douglas Gustafson, Marcus Chiado, Jorn Magnus Karlsen.
Cameron Martel, Lukas Calik.

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Presented by Paul Shillito

Written & Researched by Paul Shillito

Images and footage: NASA, ESA, Caltech, Lowell Observatory

Music By Paul Shillito

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How China is taking on the world in space

China has been developing their space program for almost as long the US starting in 1958 but it’s only quite recently that it has caught up with the west and is poised to be a leader in space in the next decade or so. In this video, we look at how China is taking on the world in space.

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Sponsors : Drew Hendrix, Symon Hamer, Florian Hesse
Johan Rombaut, Tobias Pettersson, Kevin Hinnen, Mitchel J. Mullin II, Lucius Kwok, Hunter Schwisow, Pyloric, Seb Stoodley, Peter Cote,
Cody Belichesky, Mogoreanu Daniel, Douglas Gustafson, Marcus Chiado, Jorn Magnus Karlsen

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Presented by Paul Shillito

Written and Researched by Andy Munzer

Additional Material by Paul Shillito

Footage and Images CCTV, CNSA, NASA, ESA, Mark Wade http://www.astronautix.com/

Music by Mike G. Mullen, BMI. www.positrosmic.com

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TSR.2 – The Plane Shot Down by its Own Government

The Plane that saw the end of the leadership of British aviation, the BAC TSR.2 was a world beater at the time but couldn’t survive a government that no longer wanted it.

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Sponsors : Symon Hamer, Florian Hesse, Tayar Jundi, Johan Rombaut, Tobias Pettersson, Kevin Hinnen, Mitchel J. Mullin II,
Lucius Kwok, Hunter Schwisow, Pyloric, Seb Stoodley, Peter Cote,
Cody Belichesky, Mogoreanu Daniel, Douglas Gustafson, Marcus Chiado, Jorn Magnus Karlsen.

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Presented by
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Written and Researched by
Andy Munzer

Additional Material by
Paul Shillito

Images and Footage
BAC, IWM, Rolls Royce,
BAE, RAF, Royal Navy, Panavia,
www.bisbos.com

Through The Storm Instrumental by Pipe Choir is licensed under a Attribution License. Based on a work at www.pipechoir.com
Source http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Pipe_Choir/SGONS_Instrumentals/Pipe_Choir_Through_The_Storm_Instrumental

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Buran-Energia : The Soviet Space Shuttle 2.0 on a Moon Rocket

If you thought the Buran, the Soviet space shuttle was just a copy of the US one, then think again. Although it looked very similar, under the hood it was very different and in many ways better than the US original. Here we will see some of the reasons why Buran was Space shuttle 2.0

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Sponsored by : Symon Hamer, Florian Hesse, Bernt-Olov HellstrÃm,
Tayar Jundi, Johan Rombaut, Tobias Pettersson, Kevin Hinnen,
Mitchel J. Mullin II, Lucius Kwok, Hunter Schwisow, Pyloric,
Seb Stoodley, Peter Cote, Cody Belichesky, Mogoreanu Daniel,
Douglas Gustafson, Marcus Chiado, Jorn Magnus Karlsen.

Presented by Paul Shillito

Written & Reseached by Andy Munzer

Additional Material by Paul Shillito

Footage and images : buran-energia.com, NASA, Ralph Mirebs, arminschieb.com, Ted Thompson/KSP

Music : Response Data by P C III is licensed under a Attribution License.
Based on a work at www.pipechoir.com
Source : http://freemusicarchive.org/music/P_C_III/Response_Data_1945/Response_Data

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How We Planned to go to Mars by 1982 – The early Manned Missions

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Part 2 is here on Isaac Arthurs channel: https://youtu.be/S0dqd72ALkQ

Mars isn’t the recent obsession that you might think if you listen to Elon Musk and NASA, in fact, NASA had solid plans to go by 1982 using plans drawn up by Werner Von Braun.
In this collaboration with Isaac Arthurs SFIA channel, we look at the Mars missions that were planned for the past and those which are proposed for the future.

To see Part 2 go to https://youtu.be/S0dqd72ALkQ

This video is sponsored by https://brilliant.org/curiousdroid

Presented by
Paul Shillito

Written and Researched by
Paul Shillito

Images and Footage
NASA, www.masch-artdesign.com
Mark Wade www.astronautix.com
Chris P. Bacon/KS, Isaac Arthur SFIA

Music by Sergey Cheremisinov
http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Sergey_Cheremisinov/Hidden_Crystal/Sergey_Cheremisinov_-_Hidden_Crystal_-_04_New_Worlds
http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Sergey_Cheremisinov/Forgotten_Stars/Sergey_Cheremisinov_-_Forgotten_Stars_-_06_Sirius
http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Sergey_Cheremisinov/White_Atlantis/Sergey_Cheremisinov_-_White_Atlantis_-_02_Night_Snowfall

Lombus: Timeslip

Brandon Liew: Floating through space

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How Nuclear rockets will get us to Mars and beyond

They were developed more than 40 years ago and then almost forgotten but now Nuclear Rockets are set to make a comeback and possibly provide the fastest way to get around our solar system to date. Here look at their history and how they could be used in the next decade or so.

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Sponsors: Symon Hamer, Florian Hesse, Felix Friese, Martel DuVigneaud, Bernt-Olov Hellstram, Tayar Jundi, Johan Rombaut, Tobias Pettersson, Kevin Hinnen, Mitchel J. Mullin II, Lucius Kwok, Hunter Schwisow, Pyloric, Seb Stoodley, Peter Cote, Cody Belichesky, Mogoreanu Daniel, Douglas Gustafson, Marcus Chiado, Jorn Magnus Karlsen

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by Madcap England & available from https://www.atomretro.com/madcap_england
Get 10% discount with the code DROID10

Presented by Paul Shillito

Written and researched by Andy Munzer

Additional material by Paul Shillito

Footage and Images:NASA, Roscosmos, SpaceX,
Fragomatik https://www.youtube.com/user/fragomatik/, Mark Wade http://www.astronautix.com

Music
Mike G. Mullen, BMI – www.positrosmic.com
Featuring on Guitar
James Zota Baker – www.jameszotabaker.com

Azimuth Mix 002 with Guitar: https://soundcloud.com/synchro505/azimuth-mix-002-with-guitar

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