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NASA Connect - FOFE - Aircraft Design Activity (2004)
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...

Genre: Educational
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;
Duration: 00:04:38
Popularity (downloads): 1412
 
ACM CHI 2000 - Capstone design at the University of Washington: User Interfaces for portable Devices. (1998)
A principal component of the undergraduate Computer Engineering program at the University of Washington is a capstone design course that integrates the students' past foundational coursework by having them take...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; embedded systems; multi-modal user interfaces; portable computing; wearable computing;
Duration: 00:07:31
Popularity (downloads): 460
 
NASASciFiles - Launch Catapult (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how the on-board steam-powered launch catapult provides the force necessary to give a plane the speed and lift it needs to take off from the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: USS Theodore Roosevelt; Aircraft Carrier; John Olivera; Cylinder; Piston; Shuttle; Flight Deck; Thrust; Steam; Nuclear Reactor; Power Plant; Runway; F-14; Dr. D.; Force; Direct Variation; Roll; Dihedral Angle;
Duration: 00:05:55
Popularity (downloads): 2025
 
Norman Goddard and His Glider (1929)
Stanford, California: Norman Goddard photographed with his glider and in the air; scenes with wife.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: History;California: History;
Duration: 00:06:21
Popularity (downloads): 165
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT4 - Flexible Wing (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment explaining the history of the flexible wing and the existence of the hang glider.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Aerodynamics; Flexible Wing; Parachute; Structure; Rigid Wing; Paraglider; Drag; Spacecraft; Tension Lines; Hang Glider; Re-entry System; Kitty Hawk;
Duration: 00:04:40
Popularity (downloads): 2548
 
NASA Connect - TWM - First Flying Machines (2002)
NASA Connect segment exploring the first flying machines including their design and development. The host demonstrates the flight simulator of the original glider.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Wright Brothers; Flight Simulator; Axis; First Flying Machine; Glider; Kitty Hawk; Engineering Method; Pitch; Roll; Yaw; Wind Tunnel; Elevator Control; Wing Warp; Rudder; Propellor; Wing; Lift; Drag;
Duration: 00:04:18
Popularity (downloads): 1859
 
NASASciFiles - Aviation History (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment tracing the history of human flight.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. Textbook; Birds; Icarus; DaVinci; George Cayley; Glider; Wright; 1903;
Duration: 00:01:30
Popularity (downloads): 1528
 
Sharp Calculator Commercial #2 (1970)
Commercial for the Sharp LC-8 (aka Sharp EL-8) calculator -the world's first battery operated portable calculator

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:01:00
Popularity (downloads): 300
 
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
 
ACM CHI 1995 - The Tablet Newspaper: A vision for the Future (1994)
The Tablet Newspaper: A Vision for the Future overviews tomorrow's portable information appliances and the ways in which we may interact with information. It explores the role a newspaper...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; electronic publishing; newspaper interface design; tablet; information appliance; information interface
Duration: 00:13:22
Popularity (downloads): 651
 

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