Physical Science


New! Across the Pacific 180 min.

Across the Pacific is a series about a great aviation milestone: the 1935 crossing of the Pacific Ocean by the Pan Am flying boat China Clipper. It features re-enactments, interviews, archival photographs, newsreels and feature films.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2020

New! Airborne 57 min.

Airline executive Juan Trippe, pilot Charles Lindbergh, airplane builder Igor Sikorsky, and radio engineer Hugo Leuteritz join forces to build an airline to Latin America as Pan Am takes flight.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2020

New! Another Ocean 57 min.

Defying the skeptics, Pan Am builds an airway to Asia, allowing the China Clipper to hopscotch across the world’s widest ocean by landing at five stepping-stone islands: Hawaii, Midway, Wake Island, Guam, and the Philippines.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2020

New! Latin Laboratory 57 min.

Pan Am builds larger flying boats and harnesses radio for navigation as it dominates service to Latin America. Plans to cross the Atlantic are dashed when Britain bars the planes from landing. So Juan Trippe sets his sights on the Pacific instead.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2020

The Poison Squad 111 min.

Based on the book by Deborah Blum,The Poison Squad tells the story of government chemist Dr. Harvey Wiley, who took on powerful food manufacturers and their allies. Following Wiley’s unusual experiments and tireless advocacy, the film charts the path of the forgotten man who laid the groundwork for U.S. consumer protection laws, and ultimately the creation of the FDA.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2020

8 Days: To the Moon and Back 86 min.

Join Apollo 11 on its historic journey. The film seamlessly blends mission audio featuring conversations among Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins with new footage, NASA archive and stunning CGI to recreate the first moon landing.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2019

Ancient Skies 180 min.

Discover how centuries of knowledge, experimentation and engineering helped our ancestors understand the mysteries of space. Expert contributors decode astronomical myths and uncover the science behind their origins.With breathtaking CGI, beautiful landscape footage, and some of the world’s most important astronomical artifacts, Ancient Skies looks at the cosmos through the eyes of our ancestors.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2019

Back to the Moon 53 min.

Fifty years after humans first set foot on the moon, new scientific discoveries are fueling excitement for a return to the lunar surface—this time, to stay. Join the scientists and engineers working to make life on the moon a reality.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2019

Changing Planet 55 min.

See how fast our planet is changing. Cities are growing, forests are disappearing, and glaciers melting—but in Tanzania locals have regenerated the landscape, saving a family of chimpanzees.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2019

Colorful Planet 55 min.

In a kaleidoscope of color, swirls of phytoplankton trigger an oceanic feeding frenzy, China turns yellow as millions of flowers bloom and at night the waters off the coast of Argentina are spotted with mysterious green lights.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2019