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|NASA Connect - TWM - The Wright Brothers
NASA Connect segment exploring who the Wright Brothers were and how they designed and flew the first airplane. The video also explains the steps of the Engineering Method and how...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Wright Brothers; Engineering Method; First Flight; Wilbur Wright; Orville Wright; Flying Machine; Design; Inventor; Process of Invention;
Popularity (downloads): 4384
|NASASciFiles - The Scientific Method
NASA Why? Files segment describing the scientific method.
Keywords: Dr. D.; Problem; Hypothesis; Experiment; Data; Observation; Research; Variable;
Popularity (downloads): 2245
|ACM UIST 1997 - Fix and Float
The two traditional techniques for moving objects in graphical workspaces are "dragging" and "cut and paste". Each method has some disadvantages. We introduce a new method, called fix...
Keywords: UIST; desktop assistant; browserware; WWW; browser; annotation; asychrounous collaboration; community knowledge; bookmarks; indexing; barcodes.
Popularity (downloads): 396
|Getting Acquainted With Engineering (Part I)
Discusses the problem of capable boys who are lost to engineering because of their misconceptions about the type of work involved. Stresses the importance of high school background, testing and...
Popularity (downloads): 218
Highway engineering and development in the pre-Interstate era.
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads and highways;Land use;Civil engineering;
Popularity (downloads): 1040
|NASASciFiles - Engineering Design Process
NASA Sci Files segment explaining the Engineering Design Process, Iteration, and the different steps in the process to design a new product.
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Transportation; Brainstorming; Research; Engineering Design Process; Model; Testing; Redesign; Iteration; Cycles; Project Plan; Evaluate; Hovercraft; Solution;
Popularity (downloads): 1877
|NASA Connect - TWM - First Flying Machines
NASA Connect segment exploring the first flying machines including their design and development. The host demonstrates the flight simulator of the original glider.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Wright Brothers; Flight Simulator; Axis; First Flying Machine; Glider; Kitty Hawk; Engineering Method; Pitch; Roll; Yaw; Wind Tunnel; Elevator Control; Wing Warp; Rudder; Propellor; Wing; Lift; Drag;
Popularity (downloads): 1859
|NASASciFiles - Scientific Method-Data Collection and Variables
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how data collection and variables come into play onboard the NASA 757 Research Laboratory.
Keywords: Monica Barnes; Scientific Method; Electronics; Engineer; Flying Laboratory; Problem; Data; Variable; Change; Pattern; Analyze; 757;
Popularity (downloads): 1871
|NASASciFiles - Concept Cars
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the future of transportation involving concept cars and how new vehicles will look like in the future.
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Transportation; Concept Cars; Research; General Motors; Autonomy; Fuel Cell; Biwire; Technology; Battery; Energy; Recharchable; Hydrogen; Oxygen; Electricity; Heat; Gasoline; Processes; Consumer Research; Brainstorming; Engineering Design Process; Scientific Method; Problem-solving; Data; Physics; Gravity; Friction; Auto Industry; Transmission; Engine;
Popularity (downloads): 1870
|Plowshare (Part II)
Argues for peaceful uses of nuclear weapons in construction, civil engineering and extraction of natural resources. A document of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission's 'Plowshare' program.
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Peaceful uses;Engineering;Infrastructure: Construction;
Popularity (downloads): 292