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NASA Connect - WFS - Tethers (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining how NASA uses tethers to help propell spacecraft already in orbit. The segment also explores the NASA project called ProSEDS which is the first to experiment...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Magnetism; Electricity; Propulsion; Tether; Rocket; Spacecraft; Satellite; Electrodynamic Tether; Magnetic Field; ProSEDS; Propulsive Small Expendable Deployer System; Experiment; Payload; Fuel; International Space Station;
Duration: 00:03:28
Popularity (downloads): 1995
 
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
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT10 - Plane Parachutes (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment about NASA's development of a parachute recovery system for small general aviation planes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Tech Watch; GA Plane; Tonya St. Romain; Lisa Jones; Parachute Recovery;
Duration: 00:04:54
Popularity (downloads): 1810
 
ACM UIST 1997 - GLIDE: An interactive system for drawing graphs (1997)
The GLIDE system is an interactive constraint based editor for drawing small and medium sized graphs that organize the interaction in a more collaborative manner than in previous systems. ...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: UIST; collaborative interfaces; constraint-based layout; drawing tools; graph drawing
Duration: 00:04:58
Popularity (downloads): 505
 
Highway Hearing (Part II) (1956)
Produced to garner support for the 1956 Federal Aid-Highway Act, the law that enabled the Interstate Highway system. After a small town learns that it is to be bypassed by...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads and highways;Car culture: General;
Duration: 00:14:22
Popularity (downloads): 351
 
Highway Hearing (Part I) (1956)
Produced to garner support for the 1956 Federal Aid-Highway Act, the law that enabled the Interstate Highway system. After a small town learns that it is to be bypassed by...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads and highways;Car culture: General;
Duration: 00:14:46
Popularity (downloads): 838
 
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
 
NASA Connect - VE - Earth System Science (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining Earth System Science. The video also explores how modern technology studies the many different areas of Earth System Science.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Earth System Science; Life Science; Technology; Planet Earth; Lithosphere; Atmosphere; Stratosphere; Hydroshpere; Biosphere; Cryosphere; Biomes; Systems;
Duration: 00:06:31
Popularity (downloads): 1793
 
NASA Connect - Wired For Space (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect segment exploring how algebra and arrays are used in NASA's activities. The segment also explains voltage, current, amp, and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Algebra; Array; Amp; Volt; Current; Charge; Ohms; Electricity; Icarus Satellite; Battery; Amperes; Resistance; Magnetism; Electromagnetism; Force; Mass; Acceleration; Spacecraft; Orbit; Propell; Propulsion; MagLev; Magnetic Levitation; Data; Graph; Student Activity; Closed Circuit; Open Circuit; Electrodynamic Demonstration Unit; Propulsion System; Wire Coil; Magnet; Design; Research; Rocket; Propulsion; Spacecraft; Tether; Magnetic Field; Icarus; Attitude; Mass; Satellite; Electrodynamic Tether; Magnetic Field; ProSEDS; Propulsive Small Expendable Deployer System; Experiment; Payload; Fuel; International Space Station;
Duration: 00:28:31
Popularity (downloads): 1964
 
Airport America (1954)
Advocates increased airport construction, especially in rural America. Describes the centrality of general aviation to the U.S. economy. With many images of American townscapes, especially in rural areas; small-town airports;...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: General; Aviation: Airports; Rural America;
Duration: 00:13:58
Popularity (downloads): 411
 

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