Space & Flight

  • Why Planes Vanish Can new technology prevent aircraft like Flight MH370 from disappearing without a trace? Airing October 8 at 9 pm

  • Early Earth Bombarded by Comets Comets carrying chemicals necessary for life may have come to Earth billions of years ago. Watch the video.

  • Are White Holes Real? If a speculative theory called loop quantum gravity is right, then white holes might exist. Discover what physicists are thinking.

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Books

  • Cosmos

    by Carl Sagan

  • The Universe in a Nutshell

    by Stephen Hawking

  • Origins: Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic History

    by Neil deGrasse Tyson and Donald Goldsmith

  • Far Out: A Space-Time Chronicle

    by Michael Benson

  • Orbit

    by Jay Apt

  • Distant Worlds: Milestones in Planetary Exploration

    by Peter Bond

  • A Passion for Mars: Intrepid Explorers of the Red Planet

    by Andrew Chaikin

  • Are We Alone? The Philosophical Implications of the Discovery of Extraterrestrial Life

    by Paul Davies

  • Aviation: The Early Years

    by Peter Almond

  • Wings of Madness: Alberto Santos-Dumont and the Invention of Flight

    by Paul Hoffman

  • The Wright Brothers and The Invention of the Aerial Age

    by Tom D. Crouch and Peter L. Jakab

  • The Art of Flying

    by Robert N. Buck

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