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V-2Vergeltungswaffe 2 (German flying bomb used in WWII)
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On March 7, 1947, a V-2 missile sent back more black-and-white images, but this time they were taken from more than 100 miles above the Earth's surface.
The V-2 was an intermediate-range ballistic missile, not intercontinental.
Biddle richly details von Braun's youth and life during World War II and the bumpy road to the V-2's development.
The appearance in September 1944 of the V-2 sent Goddard into a fury.
In the [F.sub.2] population of hybrid between two virescent strains, V-2 and [TABULAR DATA FOR TABLE 1 OMITTED] V-14, different virescent phenotypes were observed.
named Tyrone Slothrop who appears to have erections when he is in parts of London that the V-2 eventually hits, is complicated by so many subplots that it is difficult to ascertain what happens to this boob-hero or what his denouncement might mean.
The V-2 rockets were launched from deep inside occupied countries from mobile launchers.
Simons, designed a seat in the nose cone of a V-2 rocket to fit a monkey attached to instruments that measured blood pressure, pulse and respirations.
It had its genesis in the MX-774B program, an effort built on the V-2 but improved considerably beyond it by the Air Force.
Particularly chilling is the author's account of the V-1 bombs and V-2 rockets that regularly passed overhead, and which hit London, where the author was evacuated after being wounded.
UL 94 flame ratings range from V-2 to V-0 and 5V-A.