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NASASciFiles - The Channel Tunnel (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the development, design, and creation of the Channel Tunnel.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Transportation; Train; Automobile; English Channel; Channel Tunnel; Nepoleon; France; Great Britain; Geology; Ventilation; Problem; Solution; Scientific Exploration; Study; Ice Age; Sea Level; Technicians; Kilometer; Transatlantic Tunnel; Sea Floor; Anchors;
Duration: 00:04:30
Popularity (downloads): 3673
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT11 - Spin Tunnel (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing the development of the Vertical Spin Tunnel, designed by NACA engineers to study the flight conditions of an aircraft in spin.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Retrospective; Brad Breckenridge; Flat Spin; Spin Tunnel; NACA; Steele McGonegal; Lt. Francis Evans;
Duration: 00:03:40
Popularity (downloads): 1504
 
NASAConnect - PW - Weather and Aviation (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining the aviation weather channel and why pilots need to have a continual awareness of the changing nature of the atmosphere on their flight route.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Meteorology; Weather Channel; Aviation Safety; Pilot;
Duration: 00:04:37
Popularity (downloads): 1247
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT2 - Icing Research Tunnel (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the issue of ice formation on aircrafts. The segment explains how the icing research tunnel is helping engineers combat icing on aircraft.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Icing Research Tunnel; Aircraft; Engineer;
Duration: 00:06:42
Popularity (downloads): 1820
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT4 - Wind Tunnels (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing wind tunnels and how aircraft designers use them to understand airflow.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Simulator; Aircraft; 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: 00:03:46
Popularity (downloads): 2101
 
NASA Connect - AATC - Hurricanes and Meteorologists (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining the fundamentals of hurricanes and how meteorologists predict hurricanes. The video also features a meteorologists from The Weather Channel to explain how data is collected...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Hurricanes; Hurricane Prediction; Meteorologists; The Weather Channel; Typhoon; Baguio; Tropical Cyclone; Eye Center;
Duration: 00:04:20
Popularity (downloads): 2786
 
Twin Peaks Tunnel Construction and Opening (1917)
Twin Peaks trolley tunnel under construction and opening ceremony.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Infrastructure;
Duration: 00:06:41
Popularity (downloads): 186
 
NASAConnect - TOAT - Drag Activity (2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in an activity to create a wind tunnel to test the effect of drag while emphasizing data analysis.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Drag; Shape; Mass; Wind Speed; Wind Tunnel;
Duration: 00:05:04
Popularity (downloads): 1802
 
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
 
Television Remote Control (Tuner) (1961)
Early technology to enable the channel-surfer.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Media: Television;
Duration: 00:05:46
Popularity (downloads): 1421
 

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