NOVA

Program Details
Air Time: 
08/13/2015 - 11:00am - 11:59am
Program Title: 
BEN FRANKLIN'S BALLOONS
Program Service: 
EX
Program URL: 
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/
PSIP Description: 
An accurate replica of the first hot-air balloon is created using 18th-century tools and materials.
Long Description: 
Pioneering stages in human flight took place in 18th-century Paris, where daring innovators created the first hot air balloon. With a team of experts, NOVA builds an accurate replica of the invention and re-creates the world's first manned voyage.