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X-Gliders: Exploring Flight Research with Experimental Gliders
K - 4th
Young engineers build a glider, and they experiment with ways to change the flight characteristics of the glider. There are some templates embedded in the plan that learners can use as guides to cut out their gliders. The templates are...
From Mach-20 Glider to Humming Bird Drone
25 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
"What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?" This question guides Regina Dugan's exploration of amazing achievements in science and engineering that push the boundary of impossibility. From robotic hummingbirds and...
The Science of Flight in Relationship to Birds and Gliders
7th - 12th
Pupils study man's first form of flight which truly imitated the free-flight of birds--the glider. They examine such important contributions to the invention of the glider, such as Sir George Cayley, Jean Marie LeBris, Otto Lilienthal...