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NASASciFiles - History of Transportation (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the history of transportation including inventions such as the wheel, the steam engine, and the combustion engine.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Technology; Transportation; History; Automobiles; Wheel; Steam Engine; Combustion Engine; Model T Ford; Mesopotamia; Nicolas Joseph Cugnot; Gottlieb Daimler;; Karl Benz; Aerodynamics; Drag; Air Resistance; Bicycle; Asia; Mass Transportation; Locomotives; Trains; Subway; Trolley; Horse Cars;
Duration: 00:03:41
Popularity (downloads): 2217
Air Transportation (1947)
Workings of a commercial airline before air travel became a mass phenomenon.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Aviation;
Duration: 00:10:01
Popularity (downloads): 1111
Highballing to Victory (1944)
Transportation in wartime.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Homefront;Rubber;Transportation: General;
Duration: 00:10:48
Popularity (downloads): 144
Transportation: Bus, Truck, and Taxi (1946)
Jobs moving people.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Transportation;
Duration: 00:10:16
Popularity (downloads): 710
NASA Connect - MTF - Transportation Growth and Patterns (2000)
NASA Connect segment exploring transportation growth since the early 1900s and how the patterns of this growth are mathematical and are related to the Fibonacci sequence.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Golden Ratio; Fibonacci Sequence; Ratios; Mathematics; Proportions; Airplanes; Wright Brothers; Small Aircraft; Transportation System; Propeller Airplanes; Transportation Growth; Patterns;
Duration: 00:06:30
Popularity (downloads): 1114
NASASciFiles - PAVs (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the new technology of Personal Air Vehicles and how the new air transportation system is being developed.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Transportation; Engine; Automobile; Personal Air Vehicle; PAV; Airports; Airspace System; Highways; Small Aircraft Transportation System; SATS; Concept; Streamline; Robotic; Gridlock Commuter; Intermodal Delay; Hangar; Airpark; Traffic;
Duration: 00:03:47
Popularity (downloads): 2080
Arteries of New York City (1941)
Shows transportation corridors leading into and out of New York City, and efforts at transportation and infrastructure planning.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New York City;Transportation: General;City planning;
Duration: 00:09:26
Popularity (downloads): 1417
Days of Our Years (1955)
Disturbing and sometimes maudlin trilogy of accidents and their effects on railroad workers and their families, shot with virtuosity in working-class Los Angeles.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Safety: Occupational;Transportation: Railroad;Occupations: Transportation;
Duration: 00:19:33
Popularity (downloads): 1409
Big Delivery Wagon, The (1951)
Shows transportation system necessary to move agricultural crops from farm to factory, where they are made into Heinz food products, especially ketchup.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Agriculture: Food industry;Food: Condiments;Transportation: General;
Duration: 00:11:45
Popularity (downloads): 944
American Fashion and Department Stores: The Pro-Mass Production View
0648 PA8725 [Unidentified: American Fashion and Department Stores: The Pro-Mass Production View] 16 Koda print; no main title;

Genre: Ephemeral
Duration: 00:22:05
Popularity (downloads): 278

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