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NASASciFiles - Reflective Materials (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring reflective materials, how they are made, and how they work.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Reflective Materials; Curing; Ions; Chemistry; Polymer Solution; Energy; Signals; Antenna;
Duration: 00:02:30
Popularity (downloads): 1149
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT4 - Composite Materials (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring new, lightweight materials called composite materials. The video describes NASA's use of these materials in new space craft parts that are tougher and safer than...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Steel; Aircraft; Lightweight; Composite Materials; NASA; Temperature Resistant; Advanced Materials and Processing Branch; Nano Tools; Grafite Composite; Carbon Fibers; Synthesis; Polymermatrix Resin; Glue; Microspheres;
Duration: 00:04:58
Popularity (downloads): 2434
 
NASASciFiles - Night Visibility Experiment (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment involving students in an experiment that studies night visibility and reflective surfaces.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Night Visibility; Experiment; Student Activity; AIAA; Reflective Surfaces;
Duration: 00:02:19
Popularity (downloads): 1022
 
NASASciFiles - Flight Materials (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment demonstrating NASA's use of smart materials to design the next generation of aircraft.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Thrust; Drag; Lift; Weight; Range; Maximum Flight Distance; Composite; Smart Materials; Nitinol;
Duration: 00:03:10
Popularity (downloads): 1928
 
Plastics (1944)
Surveys the growth of the plastic industry, stressing the new materials developed during World War II. Shows the manufacture and fabrication of articles from plastic materials.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:15:00
Popularity (downloads): 267
 
NASAConnect - RFTF - Composite and Testing Questions (2004)
NASA Connect Segment answering questions from emails and call-ins. Two experts sit in to answer questions about future space vehicles, composite materials, and daily uses for those materials.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Composite Materials; Space Vehicles; Panel of Experts; X-33; X-34; Unpiloted Test Vehicles;
Duration: 00:04:46
Popularity (downloads): 1394
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT15 - New Materials (2004)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring new materials technology development and how it has revolutionized the world of science and technology.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; New Materials; Composite; Kevlar; Steel; Strong; Bullet Proof; Puncture Proof; Protective Clothing; Lightweight; Synthetic; Structures; Chemistry; High Performance; Electrical Conductivity; Armor; Glass Fiber; Flexible; Polymer; Fabrication; Molecules; Astronauts; International Space Station; Radiation; Meteorites; Aluminum; Carbon Nanotubes; Self-healing Matrix;
Duration: 00:06:33
Popularity (downloads): 1911
 
House in the Middle, The (1954)
Atomic tests at the Nevada Proving Grounds (later the Nevada Test Site) show effects on well-kept homes, homes filled with trash and combustibles, and homes painted with reflective white paint....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Civil defense;Cold War;Waste disposal;
Duration: 00:12:09
Popularity (downloads): 468
 
NASAConnect - RFTF - Composite Materials (2004)
NASA Connect Segment exploring composite material, what it is, and how it is made. Explains the goals of composites are to develop stronger, more durable, lighter weight materials for...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Composite Material; Space Vehicles; Processes; Lightweight material; Chemistry;
Duration: 00:04:36
Popularity (downloads): 1414
 
NASAConnect - RFTF - Recipes For Chemists (2004)
NASA Connect Segment that explores how scientists use recipes in chemistry to formulate new combinations and build new materials. Explains the difference between chemical and physical changes of substances.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Chemistry; Chemical Change; Physical Change; New Materials; Recipes;
Duration: 00:04:27
Popularity (downloads): 1393
 

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