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NASASciFiles - Models (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining models, why they are important, and how they are made.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Scale Model; Wind Tunnel; Design; Blended Wing Body; Mold; Computer Aided Design; Engineers; Profile; Drawings;
Duration: 00:02:09
Popularity (downloads): 1283
 
NASA Connect - VT -Scale Modeling (2004)
NASA Connect segment exploring what it means to scale and why scientists use scale models and drawings. The video also explores math terms that are associated with scale models and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Scale Models; Scale Drawings; Centimeter; Kilometer; Ratios;
Duration: 00:08:29
Popularity (downloads): 1384
 
NASASciFiles - Models and Testing (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the engineering design process involving models and how models are tested.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Engineering Design Process; Fuel; Lift; Drag; Weight; Thrust; Forces of Flight; Research; Model; Testing; Aircraft; Scale; Ratio; F-18; Design; Wind Tunnel; Safety; Environmentally Friendly; Blended Wing Body; Subsonic; Efficiency; Wing Span;
Duration: 00:03:19
Popularity (downloads): 1635
 
NASAKSN - Computer Mouse (2003)
NASA Kids Science News segment explaining the technology of the computer mouse.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News; Computer Mouse; Opto-Mechanical Device; Light; Motion; Signals; Computer; Cursor;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 2065
 
ACM CHI+GI 1987 + CHI 1991 Issue 26 - Research Human interaction (1989)
A scenario is an idealised but detailed description of a specific instance of human-computer interaction. A set of scenarios can be used as a "filter bank" to weed out theories...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; Methodology; Research Strategy; Scenarios; Scope and Accuracy of Models;
Duration: 00:10:19
Popularity (downloads): 492
 
NASA Connect - GWTF - MAX Computer Simulation (2004)
NASA Connect Segment exploring computer simulation tools for research on drag. The video features the Mars Airbourne Explorer simulation computer program.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mars Airbourne Explorer; Space; Computer Simulation;
Duration: 00:01:57
Popularity (downloads): 1153
 
NASAConnect - MMOU - Expanding Universe Activity (2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in an activity to create a model of the expanding galaxy with a balloon. It explains how scientists use models for observation and how...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Models; Graphs; Data; Universe; Galaxy;
Duration: 00:05:14
Popularity (downloads): 2609
 
NASA Connect - XPG - Model Testing (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining how models are tested to create more efficient designs. The video explores the new X-33 engine and explains what engineers learn from scale models.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Model; Scale; Testing; Engineers; Design; Linear Aerospike Engine; Conventional Engines; X-33; Nozzle; Ramp; Bell-Shape; Vertical Stabilizer; Space Vehicle; Venture Star;
Duration: 00:01:57
Popularity (downloads): 1491
 
ACM UIST 1997 - Pick-and-drop: A direct maniulation techinque for multiple computer environments (1997)
This paper proposes a new field of user interfaces called multi-computer direct manipulation technique that can be used for data transfer between different compuers as well as within the same...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: UIST; computer augmented environments; direct manipulation; drag-and-drop; graphical user interfaces; input devices; multi-computer user interfaces; pen interfaces; stylus interfaces; ubiquitous computing
Duration: 00:04:04
Popularity (downloads): 567
 
NASA Connect - AATC - Hurricane Hunters (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining what hurricane hunters do and how they do it. The video explores the instruments they use to collect data from a hurricane and the types...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Hurricanes; Hurricane Hunters; Temperature; Moisture; Air Pressure; Wind; National Hurricane Center; Eye Wall; Computer Models; Data;
Duration: 00:04:41
Popularity (downloads): 2844
 

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