Gr. 6 Science - Air and Aerodynamics
Gr. 6 Science - Flight
Physics 20A - Kinematics
The Wright Brothers
History of Aviation
Science of Flight
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8 things you didn’t know about Orville Wright
This article has some interesting items about both Wright Brothers, including the fact that they never flew together and their relationship with their sister Katharine.
The Wright Story
This website has a detailed biography of Wilbur and Orville Wright, with many images and details about their lives and inventions.
The Wright Brothers: Invention of the Aerial Age
In this section from the Wright Brothers online exhibition from the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, you can see a timeline of their lives and learn about the Wright Brothers.
National Inventors Hall of Fame: Orville Wright
Find out about one of the two brothers who revolutionized transportation as we know it. This page is a biography of Orville Wright and how he and his brother Wilbur came to invent the airplane.
National Inventors Hall of Fame: Wilbur Wright
Learn more about the schooling, childhood and career of one of the pioneers of aviation: Wilbur Wright.
Wright State University Libraries, The Wright Brothers in Photographs
This archival collection contains images of the Wright Brothers' early inventive period, documenting their early gliders and flight testing in both North Carolina and Ohio.
The Unlikely Inventors
In this interview, Wright biographer and aeronautics historian Tom Crouch explains how a genius for engineering, perseverance, and their belief that they would succeed paid off for the Wright Brothers.
Franklin Institute: Orville Wright
Who was Orville Wright? This article describes the Wright Brothers scientific and inventive process as well as Orville's contributions to the science of aviation.