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Flights of Inspiration

Flights of Inspiration

This web site features the Franklin Institute's (Philadelphia, Pa.) historic collection of photographs, writings, drawings and schematics from the Wright Brothers, as well as a section on the John Alcock and Arthur Wilson, the first pilots to cross the Atlantic. Additionally, it features a section titled "Your Own Flight" that teaches students the physics behind flight. A "Teacher's Zone" is also featured which provides resources and other opportunities for instructors.


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