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Routing mail, U.S.P.O. (1903)
A man dressed in the attire of a U.S. mail carrier is standing in front of a backdrop painted to represent a projected dimensional schematic of the interior of a...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Mail sorting; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:03
Popularity (downloads): 338
 
NASASciFiles - Launch Catapult (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how the on-board steam-powered launch catapult provides the force necessary to give a plane the speed and lift it needs to take off from the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: USS Theodore Roosevelt; Aircraft Carrier; John Olivera; Cylinder; Piston; Shuttle; Flight Deck; Thrust; Steam; Nuclear Reactor; Power Plant; Runway; F-14; Dr. D.; Force; Direct Variation; Roll; Dihedral Angle;
Duration: 00:05:55
Popularity (downloads): 2025
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT12 - Aircraft Revolution (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the transition of aircraft design through the years. The segment describes what aircraft may look like in the future.

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;
Duration: 00:07:30
Popularity (downloads): 2850
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT5 - SAP (2004)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment highlighting systems including the Single Aircraft Accident Prevention Project (SAP) that will help reduce aircraft accidents.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: SAP; Derek Leonidoff; John Foster; Accident; Single Aircraft Accident Prevention Project; Landing; Vehicle Health Management System; Control Recovery System; CRS; VHMS; Wind Tunnel;
Duration: 00:04:39
Popularity (downloads): 2169
 
NASA Connect - FOFE - Experimental Aircraft (2004)
NASA Connect segment exploring the future of aircraft such as NASA's new experimental plane, the Hyper X with a scram jet.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Hyper-X; Mach; Speek of Sound; Experimental Aircraft; Scram Jet; Hydrogen Fuel; Air Breather; Engine;
Duration: 00:03:29
Popularity (downloads): 2063
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT2 - Morphing Aircraft (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring morphing technology and how it can change the future of aircraft.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Aircraft; Morphing; Metamorphosis; NASA Langley; Microspheres; Smart Material; Active Material; Macrofiber Composite; Sensors; Technology; Heat; Light; Sound; Motion; Pressure; Transduction; Solar Cell; Electrical Signal;
Duration: 00:06:35
Popularity (downloads): 2424
 
NASAConnect - PW - Ice and Aircraft (2004)
NASA Connect Segment that explains how meteorology, specifically icing, effects the ground operations of aircraft. Explores research being conducted to study the effects of icing by using refrigerated wind tunnels.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Meteorology; Aircraft; Wind Tunnels; Icing;
Duration: 00:03:32
Popularity (downloads): 1329
 
NASASciFiles - Future of Transportation (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the future of transportation through supersonic aircraft, personal air vehicles, and air taxis as well as space travel by tourists.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Technology; Aircraft; Space Travel; Tourists; Outerspace; Personal Air Vehicle; Supersonic Aircraft; Sonic Booms; Air Taxi; Automobile;
Duration: 00:01:34
Popularity (downloads): 1967
 
NASA Connect - GWTF - BWB Concept Aircraft (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining the new concept aircraft in development known as the blended wing body. The video explains how engineers and scientists uses geometry to help with development.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; BWB; Blended Wing Body; Concept Aircraft; Frontal Surface Area; Low Speed Vehicle; Geometry;
Duration: 00:07:31
Popularity (downloads): 2124
 
NASA Connect - FOFE - Designing Aircraft (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining the tools, techniques, and requirements of designing an aircraft. The segment also explains the importance in wind tunnels and model planes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Technology; Aircraft Design; Geometry; Algebra; Wind Tunnels; Testing Designs; Mission Requirements; Computer Model; Hyper X; Turbulent Flow; Laminar Flow;
Duration: 00:05:45
Popularity (downloads): 1684
 

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