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Century of Flight: To the Moon and Beyond

On this episode of Century of Flightwe see the development of rocket science from Robert Goddard’s advancements in the 1930’s to Russian innovations of the 1990’s. Hear Dwight Eisenhower’s announcement establishing the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and experience the many challenges and tragedies of space travel. See the first photographs of the lunar surface, and view modern footage of the solar system taken from Hubble.
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2019; 1997
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A Year in Space

A Year in Space takes viewers behind-the-scenes of astronaut Scott Kelly's 12-month stay on the International Space Station, where he tests human limits for space travel and lays the groundwork for a manned mission to Mars. Beyond A Year in Space follows Scott Kelly's life after spending a record-breaking year in outer space.
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2018; 2016
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City in the Sky: Part 1 - Departure

Explore a midair metropolis of a million people on flights that crisscross the world.
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2018; 2017
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City in the Sky: Part 2 - Airborne

We take it for granted, but on any journey a hidden army of people keep your plane safe.
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2018; 2017
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City in the Sky: Part 3 - Arrival

Getting on the ground safely takes an army of hidden experts and incredible technology.
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2018; 2017
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Aviation

The aviation industry showcases some of mankind's greatest achievements. From the Concorde to the A380, this video explores the technology behind these and other aviation success stories. It looks at training method and the development of a sustainable, biofuel powered industry with an aim of reducing carbon footprint. It also considers designs and technological advances in interior cabins.
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2019; 2011
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Global Estrangement

About 100 years after man stepped on the moon, it's likely that we are in a position to colonize Mars. We are heading towards the creation of a planetary civilization in what will be the greatest transition in the history of humankind. A brave new world lies before us. And a high-speed race to reverse the poisoning of the planet. We used fossil fuels to take the big leap of the Industrial Revolution and during the 20th and 21st centuries. We filled the atmosphere with carbon dioxide, in an explosive way. Even if today we completely stopped sending carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, the amount that has already been released is such that it is enough to cause global warming for decades to come, like a lung that is subject to the action of tobacco for years. How strange the climate wit [...]
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2019; 2018
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Rise of the Rockets

New technologies are making rockets cheaper and more powerful than ever before. As private companies make space more accessible, and NASA returns to crewed spaceflight, a new era of space exploration may be on the horizon.
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2019