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NASA Connect - MTF - Ratios and Aircraft Design (2000)
NASA Connect segment explaining how the Fibonacci sequence and the Golden Ratio help NASA engineers research, design and develop airplanes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Ratios; Proportions; Fibonacci Sequence; Golden Ratio; Airplanes; Design; Model; Research; Wing Loading; Weight; Wing Area; Load Factor; Total Lift; SATS; Power Loading; Power;
Duration: 00:05:54
Popularity (downloads): 1666
 
Loading the ice on cars, conveying it across the mountains, and loading it into boats (1902)
The film covers four operations involved in shipping ice: sawing the ice from frozen-over lakes, transferring it by means of speciality constructed freight cars to a dock some distance away,...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Ice industry; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:04:03
Popularity (downloads): 531
 
Wagons loading mail, U.S.P.O. (1903)
The photographer placed his camera to encompass as much of the loading ramp of a mail delivery building as possible. As the film begins, several horse-drawn postal transportation vehicles are...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:52
Popularity (downloads): 487
 
NASAWhy?Files - Electricity (2004)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining the forms of electricity and the many sources of power.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Electric Charges; Electrons; Lightning; Battery; Socket; Power; Solar Power; Solar Cells; Physics; Wires; Energy; Work; Chemical Energy; Mechanical Motion; Power Company; Current; Sources of Energy; Wind Power; Natural Gas; Coal; Oil; Nuclear Fission; Steam; Turbines; Generator; Niagara Falls Power Project; Hydro Power;
Duration: 00:04:46
Popularity (downloads): 2518
 
NASAWhy?Files - Niagara Power Project (2004)
NASA Why? Files segment exploring the Niagara Power Project and how it works.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Electricity; Niagara Power Project; Canada; United States; Power Plant; Niagara River; New York Ontario; Niagara Falls; Hydro-Electrical Power Plant; Generator; Kilowatts; Forebay; Canal; Reservoir; Turbines; Mechanical Energy; Water; Power Outage; Equipment Failures; Severe Storms; Overload;
Duration: 00:05:41
Popularity (downloads): 2084
 
Oil Today - Power Tomorrow (1950)
The story of how oil is brought to the earth's surface and turned into power. Emphasizes the men who work in the oil industry and the significance of oil as...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:16:00
Popularity (downloads): 415
 
We Use Power (1956)
Uses small models to explain how power is generated to run machines.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:10:53
Popularity (downloads): 257
 
Lake Powell, segment 04 of 11 (1997)
The Glen Canyon power plant produces enough electricity for a city of over one million people

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Construction;Dam
Duration: 00:01:36
Popularity (downloads): 419
 
The Miracle of Water, segment 09 of 11 (1996)
New sources of water and power are needed constantly

Genre: Documentary
Keywords:
Duration: 00:01:21
Popularity (downloads): 675
 
[First Private Atom Power Plant Opens] (1957)
Vallecitos Atomic Electric Power Plant, the first licensed nuclear power plant, opens at Pleasanton, Calif. on November 25, 1957. Newsreel story.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Newsreels; Atomic-nuclear: Energy; San Francisco Bay Area: Alameda County;
Duration: 00:54:00
Popularity (downloads): 526
 

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