J-2X Extra: Human-Rated Chili

J-2X Extra: Human-Rated Chili.

No, I haven’t started posting recipes here. This article is probably one of the best explanations I’ve ever read of what all goes into man-rating a rocket. From design to test and verification, safety and quality to configuration management, it all folds together into a working system. And like chili, there’s a wide variety of what you can add, you just choose the ones that gives you the least heartburn.

Plus he included some cool pics and one of my favorite Dilbert cartoons.