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|NASA Connect - MTF - Transportation Growth and Patterns
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.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Golden Ratio; Fibonacci Sequence; Ratios; Mathematics; Proportions; Airplanes; Wright Brothers; Small Aircraft; Transportation System; Propeller Airplanes; Transportation Growth; Patterns;
Popularity (downloads): 1114
|NASAKSNN - Why Airplanes Fly
Why Airplanes Fly? This segment explains how airplane flight is similar to bird flight.
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News Network; KSNN; Jessica; Cory; Air Foil; Wing Shape; Bernoulli;
Popularity (downloads): 1750
|NASA Connect - MTF - Ratios and Aircraft Design
NASA Connect segment explaining how the Fibonacci sequence and the Golden Ratio help NASA engineers research, design and develop airplanes.
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;
Popularity (downloads): 1666
|NASASciFiles - Flying A Plane
NASA Sci Files segment demonstrating how cockpit controls negotiate the forces of flight.
Keywords: Rudder; Elevator; Yoke; Climb; Descent; Gravity; Drag: Thrust; Lift; Engine; Propeller; Synthetic Vision;
Popularity (downloads): 1742
Daredevils on skates, motorcycles, skis, airplanes, and windmills.
Keywords: Stunts;Newsreels;Extreme sports;
Popularity (downloads): 319
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT3 - Helicopters
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing how helicopters work and the different types of helicopters in use.
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Helicopter; Verticale Takeoff; Transport; Civil; Coastguard; Rotorcraft; Fixed Wing; Rotor Blades; Lift; Tail Rotor; Propeller; Thrust;
Popularity (downloads): 2403
|Besler Corporation Promo Film: Steam-Driven Vehicles
Demonstrates the practicality of steam-driven automobiles, airplanes and trains.
Keywords: Transportation: Steam;
Popularity (downloads): 219
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT12 - First Flight Control
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment explaining how the Wright Brothers successfully achieved controlled flight.
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; First Flight; Wright Brothers; Controlled Flight; Aircraft Design; Aeronautical Annual; Bicycle; Glider Flight; Scientists; Engineers; Engine; Propeller;
Popularity (downloads): 2695
How airplanes and helicopters help farmers. With excellent Kodachrome footage of cropdusting and crop spraying; insecticides and their application, and pests in action.
Keywords: Aviation: Agricultural; Aviation: General; Agriculture: Herbicides and pesticides;
Popularity (downloads): 497
Airplanes and missions of the U.S. Army Air Forces, emphasizing Operation Crossroads (the Bikini Island atomic bomb tests).
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Weapons;World War II: Army Air Forces;Aviation: Military;
Popularity (downloads): 2527