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Your Chance to Live: Technological Failures
0739 PA8862 Your Chance to Live: Technological Failures

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:11:55
Popularity (downloads): 238
 
NASAWhy?Files - Niagara Power Project (2004)
NASA Why? Files segment exploring the Niagara Power Project and how it works.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Electricity; Niagara Power Project; Canada; United States; Power Plant; Niagara River; New York Ontario; Niagara Falls; Hydro-Electrical Power Plant; Generator; Kilowatts; Forebay; Canal; Reservoir; Turbines; Mechanical Energy; Water; Power Outage; Equipment Failures; Severe Storms; Overload;
Duration: 00:05:41
Popularity (downloads): 2084
 
Carriers at work, U.S.P.O. (1903)
The subject is the handling and sorting of the U.S. mail. The sorting bags and the alphabetizing pigeonhole equipment are visible in a scene photographed from an altitude of approximately...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Mail sorting; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:02:11
Popularity (downloads): 434
 
Wonderful World of Wash 'n' Wear, The (1958)
Synthetic fabrics plus electric laundry equipment make washday a pleasure. Host: Jeffrey Lynn.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Materials: Synthetics;Home economics;Appliances: Sales;
Duration: 00:22:30
Popularity (downloads): 164
 
Nature of Sound, The (1948)
Boy uses his radio equipment to demonstrate how sound is produced and transmitted.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Perception: Sound;
Duration: 00:10:43
Popularity (downloads): 1186
 
Space Works 6, complete video (1986)
Three different space activities are highlighted: (1) exploratory mission to Mars, (2) remote infrared sensing equipment, (3) shuttle astronauts eating, sleeping, and working in space.

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: NASA;Space;
Duration: 00:29:09
Popularity (downloads): 1809
 
Quiet Revolution, The (1956)
Shows how Ford earthmoving equipment helps the builders of Levittown, Pennsylvania achieve great economies of scale. With excellent images of home and infrastructure building.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Suburbia;Levittown, Pennsylvania;Houses and homes;
Duration: 00:09:08
Popularity (downloads): 886
 
Voice of Victory (Part I) (1944)
How radio equipment helped to win World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Communication: Radio;World War II: Radio;
Duration: 00:14:03
Popularity (downloads): 849
 
Voice of Victory (Part II) (1944)
How radio equipment helped to win World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Communication: Radio;World War II: Radio;
Duration: 00:13:11
Popularity (downloads): 707
 
Albany, N.Y., fire department (1901)
A sidewalk crowd on a main street of Albany, N.Y., watches as fourteen pieces of horse-drawn fire equipment quickly pass by.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Fire departments; Albany (N.Y.); Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:01:42
Popularity (downloads): 1309
 

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