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It’s a Bird … It’s a Plane … It’s Both?

Soar into the skies and beyond Monday at 7 p.m.

earthflight.png “Earthflight” airs Monday at 7 p.m. on Houston Public Media TV 8.

spaceshuttle.png“The Space Shuttle: Flying For Me” airs Monday on Houston Public Media TV 8.

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly?  Tune in Monday at 7 p.m. to see what  it would be like to soar among the clouds on “Earthflight: Flying High.”  Filmmaker John Downer takes you on a journey from the perspective of birds, and gives you a real-life experiences and views from on-board cameras that you won’t soon forget.

Want to go even higher?  Well, then stick around.

Right after Earthflight, we’ll take you even further in “The Space Shuttle: Flying For Me,” a celebration of 30 years of NASA achievements with the space shuttle program. The program highlights memorable shuttle missions such as the return of Senator John Glenn to space and the construction of the International Space Station, while exploring the growing diversity among the astronaut corps and space industry personnel. It also features HD footage from NASA, interviews with shuttle astronauts, and a stirring musical soundtrack.

It’s a night of high-flying adventures that’s sure to please. So, tune in to find out more.