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What's In the News: Space Episode 1 "Beyond Planet Earth: Then and Now"
February 3, 2012

Target: Grades 4-12

Length: 15 minutes


This program briefly chronicles the history and milestones of flight and rocketry from the myth of Icarus to the building of the International Space Station. Science concepts discussed include aerodynamic lift, rocket thrust and orbits.

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