NPR logo

Demystifying The Science of Flight

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/3875411/3875412" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Demystifying The Science of Flight

Science

Demystifying The Science of Flight

Demystifying The Science of Flight

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/3875411/3875412" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

A 50-year-old myth dies hard. Why airplanes fly: What you were taught in school might be wrong.

David Anderson, co-author Understanding Flight. Former physicist at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (retired).