Today on Steam Culture, Brent talks about the steam system that is used to launch jet fighters off of aircraft carriers.
We're continuing our nuclear theme on today's Steam Culture by looking at nuclear propulsions on submarines.
The propulsion system drives the entire submarine and originated back in 1955 with the USS Nautilus.
On today's episode of Steam Culture, Brent is going nuclear and will be explaining how nuclear engines create steam that then is harnessed by steam turbines to create power.
It's a little hard for us to believe, but Steam Culture just reached a big milestone, its first birthday!
On today's Steam Culture episode, Brent talks about how steam is used to bend wood. Bending wood is used for many different applications such as furniture making, decorative pieces, and ship building.
Today Brent shows us how the water cooled machine gun and steam have more in common than you would think. These guns were capable of very high rates of fire which would heat up the barrels and damage them.
On this episode of Steam Culture, Brent takes us on an adventure to the NASA Shuttle Launchpad. Today, he shows us how the folks at NASA launch rockets into space using water that evaporates into steam.