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NASASciFiles - Elavators (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how elevators work.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Elevator; Edith DiFrancesco; Test Tower; Efficiency; Safety; Mechanical Engineer; Sheave; Counterweight; Friction; Traction;
Duration: 00:02:28
Popularity (downloads): 1846
 
American Engineer (Part IV) (1956)
Tribute to engineers and their role in improving American life through technology.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Engineering;Automobiles: Design and manufacturing;Manufacturing;
Duration: 00:03:10
Popularity (downloads): 1256
 
American Engineer (Part III) (1956)
Tribute to engineers and their role in improving American life through technology.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Engineering;Automobiles: Design and manufacturing;Manufacturing;
Duration: 00:06:50
Popularity (downloads): 696
 
American Engineer (Part II) (1956)
Tribute to engineers and their role in improving American life through technology.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Engineering;Automobiles: Design and manufacturing;Manufacturing;
Duration: 00:08:44
Popularity (downloads): 534
 
American Engineer (Part I) (1956)
Tribute to engineers and their role in improving American life through technology.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Engineering;Automobiles: Design and manufacturing;Manufacturing;
Duration: 00:09:17
Popularity (downloads): 1483
 
All-American Soap Box Derby, The (1936) (1936)
Tribute to the American boy as inventor, engineer and sportsman. Shows contestants building their vehicles and the final competition at Derby Downs in Akron, Ohio.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Car culture: Children;Gender roles;Automobiles: Advertising;
Duration: 00:10:26
Popularity (downloads): 1147
 
Spider Engineers (1956)
The spider is shown to be an engineer of great skill and versatility. There are an estimated 100,000 species of spiders. In this study four typical species are considered--the orb...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:16:00
Popularity (downloads): 578
 
NASASciFiles - Space Shuttle Pulley (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment describing how NASA uses pulleys to attach the space shuttle to the 747 for its cross-country trip from California to Florida.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Aerospace Engineer; Kimberly Ennix; Mate/Demate Device; MDD; Lift Beam; Hoist; Pulley; 747;
Duration: 00:02:29
Popularity (downloads): 1870
 
NASASciFiles - Crash Test Pulleys (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how pulleys make lifiting easier, and how NASA uses pulleys to conduct crash tests for aircraft.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Pulley; Lisa Jones; Simple Machine; Force; Aerospace Engineer; Crashworthiness; Gantry; Impact Dynamic Research Facility; Double Hitching;
Duration: 00:02:52
Popularity (downloads): 1945
 
NASA Connect - XPG - Computation and Propulsion (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining different energy sources. The video also explores how engineers use computation.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Energy; Computation; Engineer; Propulsion; Force; Gravity;
Duration: 00:01:05
Popularity (downloads): 1442
 

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