When Penguins Went From The Sky To The Sea
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When Penguins Went From The Sky To The Sea

About 61 million years ago, on the shore of what’s now the South Island of New Zealand, there lived a bird. It stood upright, measured about a meter tall, with wings that were pretty short for its large body, and a long, narrow bill. And it couldn’t fly, but it used those short wings to […]

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How Airlines Schedule Flights
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How Airlines Schedule Flights

This video was made possible by Clear. The first 200 people to sign up at clearme.com/wendover get three free months of speeding through airport security with Clear. Airlines are notoriously difficult businesses to run. Each and every flight operated is a multi-thousand dollar gamble on whether or not passengers will buy tickets. Aside from cost, […]

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Small Planes Over Big Oceans (ETOPS Explained)
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Small Planes Over Big Oceans (ETOPS Explained)

This Wendover Productions video was made possible by Hover. Get your unique domain and email from Hover by going to Hover.com/Wendover and using the code wendover at checkout. “It’ll be a cold day in hell before I let twins fly long-haul over-water routes.” Those were the words of Lynn Helms—administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration […]

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