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NASA Connect - XPG - Weight and Aerodynamics (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining the forces that affect the X-33 and how these forces relate to everyday objects. The video explores weight and aerodynamics and how to design vehicles to...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; X-33; Model; Performance; Composite Materials; Weight; Aerodynamics; Lift; Drag;
Duration: 00:02:56
Popularity (downloads): 2326
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT4 - Flexible Wing (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment explaining the history of the flexible wing and the existence of the hang glider.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Aerodynamics; Flexible Wing; Parachute; Structure; Rigid Wing; Paraglider; Drag; Spacecraft; Tension Lines; Hang Glider; Re-entry System; Kitty Hawk;
Duration: 00:04:40
Popularity (downloads): 2548
 
NASASciFiles - Helios (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the new solar powered, flying wing aircraft called Helios.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Helios; Solar Powered; Testing; Flying Wing Aircraft; Remote; Prediction; Models; Aerodynamics; Design;
Duration: 00:02:36
Popularity (downloads): 1706
 
NASASciFiles - History of Transportation (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the history of transportation including inventions such as the wheel, the steam engine, and the combustion engine.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Technology; Transportation; History; Automobiles; Wheel; Steam Engine; Combustion Engine; Model T Ford; Mesopotamia; Nicolas Joseph Cugnot; Gottlieb Daimler;; Karl Benz; Aerodynamics; Drag; Air Resistance; Bicycle; Asia; Mass Transportation; Locomotives; Trains; Subway; Trolley; Horse Cars;
Duration: 00:03:41
Popularity (downloads): 2217
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT12 - NACA (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the predecessor to NASA. The segment explains how NACA played a huge role in the development of aircraft and aeronautical research and development.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; NASA; NACA; Aeronautical Development; Aviation Organization; President Woodrow Wilson; Pioneer Flight Achievments; Lab; Variable Density Tunnel; High Altitude Flying; Air Pressure; Wind Tunnel; Aerodynamics; Jet Powered Aircraft;
Duration: 00:06:31
Popularity (downloads): 1989
 
NASA Connect - TWM - Transforming Flight (2002)
NASA Connect segment explaining NASA's involvement in transforming the future of aircraft. The segment also looks at how biology is used in aircraft design, the relationship between pressure and force,...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Drag; Lift; Aircraft Design; Computer Simulation; Biology; Force; Pressure; Relationship; Design Process; Metamorphosis; Morphing; Technology; Control Devices; Smart Matierals; Adaptive Structure; Aerodynamics; Air Flow; Micro-Flow Control; Biomimetics; Nature; Fish Fins;
Duration: 00:08:18
Popularity (downloads): 2263
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - Episode 12 (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Video containing four segments as described below. NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the transition of aircraft design through the years. The segment describes what aircraft may...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Aircraft Revolution; Jet Engine; Propeller; Innovation; Efficient; Vehicle Systems Program; Subsonic Transports; Supersonic Aircraft; Personal Air Vehicles; Blended Wing Body; BWB; Emissions; Noise Reduction; Environmentally Friendly; Air Pressure Waves; Sound Barrier; Shock Wave; Sonic Boom; First Flight; Wright Brothers; Controlled Flight; Aircraft Design; Aeronautical Annual; Bicycle; Glider Flight; Scientists; Engineers; Engine; Flight Pioneers; Flying Machine; Aviation; Aerodynamic Principles; Bird Flight; Feathers; Flapping Wings; Heavier Than Air Machine; Hot Air Balloon; Lift; Drag; Whirling Arm; Wing Designs; NASA; NACA; Aeronautical Development; Aviation Organization; President Woodrow Wilson; Pioneer Flight Achievments; Lab; Variable Density Tunnel; High Altitude Flying; Air Pressure; Wind Tunnel; Aerodynamics; Jet Powered Aircraft;
Duration: 00:28:31
Popularity (downloads): 2381
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - Episode 4 (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment explaining how new tire tread designs and road surfaces are tested at the Aircraft Landing...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Aircraft Landing Dynamics Facility; Tire Tread; Road Design; Hydroplane; Grooved Pavement; Automobiles; Planes; Research; Landing Systems; Runways; Components; Simulate; Weather Conditions; Steel; Aircraft; Lightweight; Composite Materials; NASA; Temperature Resistant; Advanced Materials and Processing Branch; Nano Tools; Grafite Composite; Carbon Fibers; Synthesis; Polymermatrix Resin; Glue; Microspheres; Aerodynamics; Flexible Wing; Parachute; Structure; Rigid Wing; Paraglider; Drag; Spacecraft; Tension Lines; Hang Glider; Re-entry System; Kitty Hawk; Hyper-X Program; Commercial Planes; Scram Jet; Propel; Aircraft; Space; Conventional Rockets; Technology; Astronauts; Engine Design; X-43; Air Breathing Engine; Altitude; Supersonic Combustion Ram Jet; Fan Blades; Velocity; Fuel; Thrust; Compressor; Gravity; Hydrogen; Oxygen; Orbital Velocity; Scale Model; Testing; Research; Wind Tunnel; Performance Characteristics; Airflow; Fan; Open Return Wind Tunnel; Closed Return Wind Tunnel; Difuser; Test Section; Water; Nitrogen; Helium; Gases;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 2006
 
NASAConnect - Tools of the Aeronautic Trade (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Connect Video that explains aerodynamic forces that affect aircraft performance and how these forces relate to each other. NASA Connect...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Aerodynamics; Drag; Metric System; Standard System; Wind Tunnels; Aerodynamic Force; Lift; Weight; Thrust; Student Activity; Shape; Mass; Wind Speed; Measurement; Length; Time; Mile; Inch; Meter; Decimal; FoilSim; Simulation Software; SEMAA School; SR-71 Blackbird; Test Plane; Measuring Tools; Flow Visualization; Turbulence;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 2918
 
NASA Connect - Proportionality - The X-Plane Generation (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing seven segments as described below. NASA Connect segment explaining different energy sources. The video also explores how engineers use computation. NASA Connect segment explaining energy and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Energy; Computation; Engineer; Propulsion; Force; Gravity; Proportionality; Ratio; Model; Scale; Rocket; Testing; Design; Web Activity; Test Flight; Record Data; Online; Linear Aerospike Engine; Conventional Engines; X-33; Nozzle; Ramp; Bell-Shape; Vertical Stabilizer; Space Vehicle; Venture Star; Performance; Composite Materials; Weight; Aerodynamics; Lift; Drag; Dimensions; Scale Factor; Linear; Student Activity; Compute; Velocity; Speed of Sound; Launch Vehicle; Thermal Protection System; Spacecraft; Atmosphere; Revolutions;
Duration: 00:28:29
Popularity (downloads): 840
 

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