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NASASciFiles - Air Pressure (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how air pressure affects weather.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. D.; Energy; Sun; Wind; Pressure; Air; Density; Sea Breeze; Lisa Mozer; Tropical Depression;
Duration: 00:04:07
Popularity (downloads): 2113
 
NASASciFiles - Ocean Pressure (2004)
Ninth segment of the Ocean Odyssey describes Ocean Pressure and how that limits the depth to which people can dive. In the ninth segment they discuss alternative means of exploring...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA SciFiles; The Ocean Odyssey; Tides; Waves; Oceans; Ocean Current; Pressure; Submersibles;
Duration: 00:01:48
Popularity (downloads): 1138
 
NASASciFiles - Hurricane Formation (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining the anatomy of a hurricane, and how it forms.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: High Pressure; Low Pressure; Dr. Stephen Lyons; Tropical Storm; Tropics; Trade Winds; Ocean; Eye;
Duration: 00:03:16
Popularity (downloads): 2935
 
NASASciFiles - Sonic Boom (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how a sonic boom results from air pressure changes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Speed of Sound; Wind Tunnel; Shock Wave; Air Pressure;
Duration: 00:01:42
Popularity (downloads): 6834
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT11 - SpaceSails (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment explaining how solar pressure-powered sails may one day be used to propel spacecraft deep into space.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Behind the Scenes; Jennifer Pulley; Dr. Keith Belvin; Solar Wind; Solar Pressure; Johannes Kepler; Steele McGonegal;
Duration: 00:06:13
Popularity (downloads): 1993
 
NASASciFiles - Hurricane Energy And Coriolis Effect (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment demonstrating the power of hurricanes and how the Coriolis Effect works.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: MOSI; Museum Of Science And Industry; Hurricane Room; Evaporation; Condensation; Energy; Counterclockwise; Low Pressure; High Pressure; Rotation; Coriolis Effect; Dr. D.;
Duration: 00:03:27
Popularity (downloads): 3440
 
NASA Connect - GWTF - AirPressure and Algebraic Relationships (2004)
NASA Connect Segment exploring drag and agebraic relationships. The video explains flow visualization and air flow and how engineers use algebra in their work.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Air Flow; Drag; Air Pressure; Algebra; Flow Visualization; Glow; Pressure; Basic Aerodynamic Research Tunnel; BART; Ideal Airflow; Reverse Flow; Luminophores;
Duration: 00:06:03
Popularity (downloads): 941
 
NASA Connect - AATC - Hurricane Hunters (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining what hurricane hunters do and how they do it. The video explores the instruments they use to collect data from a hurricane and the types...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Hurricanes; Hurricane Hunters; Temperature; Moisture; Air Pressure; Wind; National Hurricane Center; Eye Wall; Computer Models; Data;
Duration: 00:04:41
Popularity (downloads): 2844
 
NASA Connect - AATC - The Imperfect Storm Activity (2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in an activity that uses a game called the Imperfect Storm. Students must track a hurricane, predict the probability of landfall, and issue watches and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Hurricanes; Landfall Probability; Hurricane Watch; Hurricane Warning; Tropical Wave; Low-Pressure System; Coordinates
Duration: 00:04:14
Popularity (downloads): 755
 
NASAConnect - TOAT - Metric and Standard Measurement Systems (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining the development of the US standard system of measurement and the metric system and how the two systems differ.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Metric System; Standard System; Length; Time; Mile; Inch; Meter; Decimal;
Duration: 00:05:04
Popularity (downloads): 2461
 

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