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Flight

Science Saturdays 2016 gave us an opportunity to experiment and learn more about FLIGHT.

On this page, you can connect with games, videos and activities to learn more about FLIGHT!

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Big Kid stuff on Flight

Big Kid stuff on Flight

Archive of companion sites to NOVA broadcasts on Flight

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Transforming the Future of Flight

Transforming the Future of Flight

Video segment adapted from NASA, learn how designs found in nature have inspired today's aerospace engineers as they conceive the next-generation of flying machines.

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Lift and Drag

Lift and Drag

Without the aerodynamic forces of lift and drag, aircraft would be unable to fly, wind turbines would not spin, and countless other machines that we depend on every day would not work

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EARTHFLIGHT

EARTHFLIGHT

To experience riding on the backs of bald eagles and snow geese or flying alongside a flock of brown pelicans as they scan and dive for fish in the ocean below.

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Game: The great Balloon Race

Game: The great Balloon Race

Your challenge is to beat other balloonists' times by reaching the finish line without crashing.

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The Wonder and Science of Flight

The Wonder and Science of Flight

This experiment is a simple, fun way to demonstrate how big, heavy airplanes are able to soar through the sky with ease. By Jeff Bogle

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