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|NASA Connect - FOFE - Aircraft Design Activity
NASA Connect segment involving students in a web activity that teaches how to use different shapes to design different aircraft. The segment also features an online tutorial for instruction in...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Tuturial; Aircraft; Design; Geometric Shapes; Algebraic; Wing Area; Aspect Ratio; Catapult; Portable Glider Catapult; Wingspan; Root Chord; Tip Chord; Average Chord;
Popularity (downloads): 1412
|ACM UIST 1997 - Interactive beautifiaction: A technique for rapid geometric design
We propose interactive beautification, a technique for rapid geometric design and introduce the technique and its algorithm with a protoype system Pegasus. The motivation is to solve a problem...
Keywords: UIST; beautification; constraints; drawing programs; pen-based computing; sketching
Popularity (downloads): 541
|NASA Connect - TWM - Kite Student Activity
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity investigating kites and their impact on the early stages of flight. The activity uses math concepts such as geometric shapes, aspect ratios,...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Drag; Lift; Student Activity; Kite; Sail Area; Base; Height; Trapezoidal; Aspect Ratio; Span;
Popularity (downloads): 1182
|NASA Connect - SOF - Variables Affect Shapes
NASA Connect segment explaining how different forces affect aircraft. The video also explores team work and engineering for conducting research.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mathematics; Scientific Inquiry; Variables; Engineering; Shapes; Aircraft;
Popularity (downloads): 1033
|NASA Connect - VT - Parallax
NASA Connect segment explaining how scientists determined the distance between the earth and the sun. The video also explores the geometric technique called parallax.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Parallax; Astronomical Unit; Earth; Sun; Kepler; Ratio; Baseline Unit; Geometric Technique; Scale; Right Angle; Triangulation; Vertex Angle;
Popularity (downloads): 1576
|PatternMagix Construction Kit Software
Design Expo demonstration from CHI 2001. Patternmagix is a game-like software construction kit. Its constructive-dialogic style of interaction supports learning through playful exploration. In the course of creating colorful...
Keywords: CHI; constructive-dialogic interaction; negotiational control; learning; geometric symmetry; patterns
Popularity (downloads): 380
|ACM CHI 1990 Issue 55 - 3-Draw: A tool for the Conceptual Design of Three Dimensional Shapes
Popularity (downloads): 459
|NASA Connect - FOFE - Plane Math Web Activity
NASA Connect segment involving students in a web activity featuring the Plane Math Website to teach students about aeronautical principles, geometric and algebraic math concepts, and aircraft design.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activty; Geometry; Algeba; Aircraft Design; Web Activity; Aeronautical Principles; Website;
Popularity (downloads): 1298
|ACM UIST 2000 - Dynamic space management for user interfaces
We describe the representation: provide efficient incremental algorithms for adding and deleting full-space rectangles and for querying the empty-space representation, and show several allocation strategies that the representation make possible....
Keywords: UIST; display layout; geometric modeling; overlap avoidance; space allocation; spatial data structures; user interface design; window management
Popularity (downloads): 518
|Labor Day parade
Shows a parade through bunting-draped streets, probably in the town of Leominster, Mass. First, a decorated grandstand bearing the banner "Leominster heartily greets its guests" is seen, and then the...
Keywords: Labor Day; Parades--Massachusetts; Holidays; Fire engines; Parade floats--Massachusetts; Leominster (Mass. )Documentary films; Silent films; Actuality--Short;
Popularity (downloads): 916