Flying Wild Alaska: Leg Wrestling
The Tweto family has a little competition in leg wrestling. Between Ariel, Ferno and Jim, who will be the leg wrestling champion?
Best Evidence: US Military Chemtrail Activity
Military operations can be severely affected by weather conditions. On Discovery Channel's "Best Evidence," activists theorize that the military is creating chemtrails with jets in order to modify the weather.
Against the Elements: Shocking Balloon Ride
In Alburqueque, NM, a parent watches in horror as a hot air balloon crashes into a electrical radio tower. Watch this video from The Science Channel's "Against the Elements."
Really Big Things: Flying a Hot Air Balloon
When flying a hot air balloon, it's always important to have enough fuel. Watch some valuable techniques while host Matt Rogers rides the Energizer Bunny Balloon on Discovery Channel's "Really Big Things."
How It's Made: Gliders
Find out how gliders achieve maximum wind speed in this clip from The Science Channel's "How It's Made."
Best Evidence: Chemtrail Believers
On Discovery Channel's "Best Evidence," meet scientists and experts who believe that the government is putting chemicals in jet contrails to modify the climate.
Strange Planes: XF-84H
The XF-84H was a propeller jet hybrid that never saw combat. Watch this video from the Discovery Channel's "Strange Planes" to see it in action.
Watch this video about aerobraking on HowStuffWorks. This NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment is exploring the function of aerobraking and how this helps reduce costs and create more room in aircraft. Learn how aerobraking works in this video from NASA Destination Tomorrow.
Recent Videos in Aviation
Combat Tech: Bomber Planes
In the midst of battle during World War I, the bomber plane emerges as the "go-to" vehicle for weapons transportation. See how continuous evolution helped to bring down Hitler's army.
Combat Tech: The B-29 Plane
Bomber planes have historically transformed warfare, and the B-29 plane was just the right bomber to end the war in China.
Combat Tech: The Andros F6A
Bomb Disposal Experts are quickly losing lives in a war zone, when the Andros F6A Robot arrives just in time to save them.
Combat Tech: The Harrier
Capable of taking off and landing in a vertical position, "The Harrier" became important to US military air support. Find out how the U.S. Marine Corps advanced this historical plane.
Combat Tech: The Kestrel
The Kestrel plane's unique name derived from the Kestrel bird that attacks creators on the ground and hovers. Take a look at this clip to see why this plane is unique.
Flying Wild Alaska: Blizzard BBQ
In Bethel, the Era Alaska employees decide to make the best of their situation and start a cookout in the middle of an Alaskan blizzard.