History of Flight

Here is a great article that discusses the history of flight. If you are interested in learning about how planes were originally developed and the problems that the early inventors needed to overcome, then it is definitely worth checking out.

This documentary below is a very educational piece as well. The visuals in this documentary are great to see.

For France and Civilization

The romance of the French Foreign Legion was taken aloft by pilots of the Lafayette Escadrille. …read more

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Picture-Perfect SR-71

A Blackbird pilot and photographer describes the day he took his favorite picture. …read more

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What a Blackbird Drinks

On the SR-71, Kelly Johnson once said, everything had to be invented—including the gas. …read more

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Plant Life May Thrive in Alien Atmospheres

It may not even require as much light as it does on Earth. …read more

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The Missile Men of North Vietnam

A look at the air war waged from the ground. …read more

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The Cub’s Badass Big Brother

The Piper PA-48 Enforcer may have been called the “Super Mustang,” but it never found its mission. …read more

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Dark Matter Detectives

The hunt for the most elusive particles in the universe is half a mile underground. …read more

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How to Survive A Helicopter Crash

Specialized—and terrifying—training helps passengers prepare for the worst. …read more

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Orbital Inspectors

If the space station gets smacked by a micrometeoroid, an array of devices can find—and fix—the damage. …read more

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