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      • © National Geographic Kids

        "Airplane Tires"

        Watch two industrial scientists, Richard Ambrose and Jonny Phillips, explain the science behind everyday products. How are airplane tires tested? Richard and Jonny watch a Boeing 737's tire get overinflated to the bursting point.

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