November 17, 2014
DALLAS, TEXAS

Before leaving Dallas, Captain Irving went to see the kids who built a Supercar in his Build & Soar program.

by Barrington Irving
DALLAS, TEXAS

The Flying Classroom arrived in Dallas this morning, where Barrington recently learned to fly one of his favorite airplanes.

by Barrington Irving
November 17, 2014
HOUSTON, TEXAS

Astronauts have Mission Control. Captain Irving has Universal Weather & Aviation.

by Barrington Irving
November 13, 2014
BEAVERTON, OREGON

Inside Nike’s Innovation Kitchen, sports scientists are designing the future of wearable technology.

by Barrington Irving
November 12, 2014
HILO, HAWAI'I

Hovering twenty feet above an active eruption, Barrington looked back in time to see how lava creates land.

by Barrington Irving
November 11, 2014
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA

Captain Irving climbed a glacier to see why snowfall is so important to our planet.

by Barrington Irving
November 10, 2014
FLIGHT BRIEFING

The Flying Classroom’s flight across the North Pacific will be even more treacherous this time around.

by Barrington Irving
November 7, 2014
KOROR, PALAU

“Imagine swimming with millions of jellyfish in a lake isolated from the rest of the world.”

by Barrington Irving
November 7, 2014
MYSTERY EXPEDITION

“As we made our way around many corners of the cave, my flashlight slowly revealed a world like no other.”

by Barrington Irving
November 6, 2014
KOROR, PALAU

I had to prepare my mind for the magic of what Zoltan does: extracting blood and venom from a snake to make medicines.

by Barrington Irving
November 5, 2014
KOROR, PALAU

Catching sea snakes was just the beginning of this expedition.

by Barrington Irving
November 4, 2014
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA

World champion “sailor girl” Nic Douglass showed us how sailboats fly through the water.

by Barrington Irving
November 2, 2014
DARWIN, AUSTRALIA

18 feet long. 1,750 pounds. In other words, Barrington basically got in the water with a dinosaur.

by Barrington Irving
October 29, 2014
DARWIN, AUSTRALIA

A team of biologists showed us how they are outsmarting one of the world’s most invasive species.

by Barrington Irving
October 27, 2014
BALI, INDONESIA

We dove to the ocean floor to see how artists are combining science and sculpture to save our seas.

by Barrington Irving
October 24, 2014
SINGAPORE

Whatever feelings you have about zoos, it’s hard not to applaud their ability to create moments like this.

by Barrington Irving
October 23, 2014
PRESS RELEASE

“Captain Irving is helping to solve one of the major challenges that teachers face,” said American Ambassador to Japan, Caroline Kennedy.

by Flying Classroom
October 21, 2014
SINGAPORE

95% of Singapore’s natural habitat is gone. Believe it or not, this makes it a great place to discuss animal conservation.

by Barrington Irving
October 21, 2014
BALI, INDONESIA

Before we reach the halfway point of our journey, I wanted to share why we are so passionate about STEM+ education.

by Barrington Irving
October 16, 2014
FLIGHT BRIEFING

Over the next week, our flight planners will help the Flying Classroom endure the heat of Australia before they turn around to head home.

by Barrington Irving
October 16, 2014
SINGAPORE

I’ve been reflecting on the many gifts we’ve received this past week.

by Barrington Irving
October 12, 2014
HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM

There was something buzzing in this city when we visited last week, and it wasn’t just the motorbikes.

by Barrington Irving
October 11, 2014
SINGAPORE

The “Garden City” is full of exotic plants and animals. Help us choose which nature reserves to visit!

by Barrington Irving
October 10, 2014
FLIGHT BRIEFING

As the Flying Classroom moves through Southeast Asia, our flight planners will help them avoid these powerful storms.

by Barrington Irving
October 10, 2014
SHANGHAI, CHINA

In this city on the rise, they’re engineering much more than buildings.

by Barrington Irving
October 8, 2014
SHANGHAI, CHINA

Even without jet lag, sending a message home from China isn’t easy.

by Barrington Irving
October 4, 2014
NAGOYA, JAPAN

During our short stay, it was nice to see we aren’t the only ones dreaming big.

by Barrington Irving
October 1, 2014
SAPPORO, JAPAN

Captain Irving arrived in Japan on Monday morning. He can look forward to clear skies ahead.

by Barrington Irving
September 29, 2014
FLIGHT BRIEFING

As the Flying Classroom enters Asia, our flight planners will help them avoid ash from the recent volcanic eruption in Japan.

by Barrington Irving
September 28, 2014
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA

Our long day of flying ended with dinner at the largest sea plane base in the world!

by Barrington Irving
September 28, 2014
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA

Captain Irving doesn’t like to lose. So how did he do in his first sled dog race?

by Barrington Irving
September 27, 2014
ORLANDO, FLORIDA

We chatted with QB Cam Newton and learned how EA Sports applies STEM to football.

by Barrington Irving
September 26, 2014
SEATTLE, WASHINGTON

On our way, we flew over Jackson Hole, Wyoming and Grand Teton National Park.

by Barrington Irving
September 26, 2014
BOZEMAN, MONTANA

Eduardo Garcia is living proof that what doesn’t kill us, makes us stronger.

by Barrington Irving
September 25, 2014
DAYTON, OHIO

Captain Irving experiences extreme g-forces with the world’s top airshow pilot.

by Barrington Irving
September 24, 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C.

The Flying Classroom wasn’t the only dream launched today.

by Barrington Irving
September 23, 2014
MIAMI, FLORIDA

Before his departure, Captain Irving shares his vision for the Flying Classroom.

by Barrington Irving
September 22, 2014