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NASASciFiles - Wing Size (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment involving students in an activity to measure the differences in lift among varying wing sizes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Linda Zarumski; Achievable Dream Academy; Newport News; Mr. Tyson; Fuselage; Wing; Lift; Average; Weight; Wing Size; Jackie Chan;
Duration: 00:04:36
Popularity (downloads): 1808
 
NASA Connect - GWTF - Airflow Algebra and Geometry (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining air flow. The video describes how drag, lift, and thrust work.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Air Flow; Drag; Thrust; Lift; Constants; Variables; Height; Weight; Bernoulli's Principle; Air Pressure; Geometry; Shape; Size;
Duration: 00:04:07
Popularity (downloads): 2375
 
NASASciFiles - Flying A Plane (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment demonstrating how cockpit controls negotiate the forces of flight.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Rudder; Elevator; Yoke; Climb; Descent; Gravity; Drag: Thrust; Lift; Engine; Propeller; Synthetic Vision;
Duration: 00:01:55
Popularity (downloads): 1742
 
NASASciFiles - The Four Forces of Flight (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how the four forces of flight put planes in the air.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. D.; Lift; Weight; Thrust; Drag; Newton; Third Law; Air; Wind Tunnel; Luther Jenkins; Air Flow; Curvature; Wing;
Duration: 00:05:26
Popularity (downloads): 2315
 
NASASciFiles - Pulley Workshop (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment involving students in an activity to measure the force necessary to lift a load with a pulley.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: A. B. Combs Elementary School; Katie Bottomley; Pulley; Experiment; Load; Friction;
Duration: 00:02:28
Popularity (downloads): 1537
 
NASASciFiles - Aerospace Engineering (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment describing how engineers negotiate the natural factors that affect airplane flight.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Bob Star; Electronic Classroom; Dryden Flight Research Center; Weight; Center Of Gravity; Wing; Tail; Pitch; Yaw; F 104 Starfighter; Lift; X29;
Duration: 00:03:18
Popularity (downloads): 1792
 
NASASciFiles - Flight Materials (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment demonstrating NASA's use of smart materials to design the next generation of aircraft.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Thrust; Drag; Lift; Weight; Range; Maximum Flight Distance; Composite; Smart Materials; Nitinol;
Duration: 00:03:10
Popularity (downloads): 1928
 
NASA Connect - SOF - Forces of Flight (2004)
NASA Connect segment explainging the fundamentals of flight and the science behind it.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Flights; Thrust; Weight; Lift; Drag;
Duration: 00:03:46
Popularity (downloads): 1766
 
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 - Testing (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining the steps of testing and why proper conditions for testing are required.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Wright Brothers; Testing; Conditions; Glider; Lift; Calculations;
Duration: 00:01:03
Popularity (downloads): 1768
 

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