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NASA Connect - VT -Scale Modeling (2004)
NASA Connect segment exploring what it means to scale and why scientists use scale models and drawings. The video also explores math terms that are associated with scale models and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Scale Models; Scale Drawings; Centimeter; Kilometer; Ratios;
Duration: 00:08:29
Popularity (downloads): 1384
 
NASA Connect - XPG - Model Testing (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining how models are tested to create more efficient designs. The video explores the new X-33 engine and explains what engineers learn from scale models.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Model; Scale; Testing; Engineers; Design; Linear Aerospike Engine; Conventional Engines; X-33; Nozzle; Ramp; Bell-Shape; Vertical Stabilizer; Space Vehicle; Venture Star;
Duration: 00:01:57
Popularity (downloads): 1491
 
NASASciFiles - Models (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining models, why they are important, and how they are made.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Scale Model; Wind Tunnel; Design; Blended Wing Body; Mold; Computer Aided Design; Engineers; Profile; Drawings;
Duration: 00:02:09
Popularity (downloads): 1283
 
NASASciFiles - Models and Testing (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the engineering design process involving models and how models are tested.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Engineering Design Process; Fuel; Lift; Drag; Weight; Thrust; Forces of Flight; Research; Model; Testing; Aircraft; Scale; Ratio; F-18; Design; Wind Tunnel; Safety; Environmentally Friendly; Blended Wing Body; Subsonic; Efficiency; Wing Span;
Duration: 00:03:19
Popularity (downloads): 1635
 
NASASciFiles - Measuring Earthquakes (2002)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how scientists measure the power of earthquakes by using the Richter Scale and the Moment Magnitude Scale.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Earthquake; Vibration; Measurement; Richter Scale; Moment Magnitude Scale; Scientific Journals; Observations; Data; Epicenter;
Duration: 00:02:55
Popularity (downloads): 1474
 
NASA Connect - XPG - X-33 Model Activity (2004)
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity exploring the design of a paper scale model of the X-33. The objectives of the activity involve measuring the linear dimensions of...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; X-33; Scale; Model; Dimensions; Scale Factor; Linear; Student Activity; Compute;
Duration: 00:04:21
Popularity (downloads): 1420
 
NASASciFiles - The Design Process (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the design process and how wind tunnels are used in this process.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Testing; Design; Birds; Wings; Wind Tunnel; Scale Models; Micro Aerial Vehicle; Biologists; Iterate; Data Collection; Analyze;
Duration: 00:01:56
Popularity (downloads): 1432
 
NASAKSN - Wind Tunnels (2003)
NASA Kids Science News segment explaining how wind tunnels work and what they do.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News; Wind Tunnel; Airplane; Fan; Wind; Testing; Models; Scale; Aircraft; Race Cars; Spacecraft;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 3839
 
NASA Connect - XPG - Energy, Motion, and Proportionality (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining energy and motion. The video also explains how proportionality works and how models are tested.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Energy; Motion; Engineer; Propulsion; Proportionality; Ratio; Model; Scale; Rocket; Testing;
Duration: 00:02:03
Popularity (downloads): 743
 
NASA Connect - XPG - X-Plane, Ratios, and TPS (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining the X-Plane, scale model, and Venture Star. The video also explores a Thermal Protection System, or TPS and gives examples of this.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Velocity; Speed of Sound; Launch Vehicle; Thermal Protection System; Spacecraft; Atmosphere; X-33; Ratio; Scale; Model; Revolutions;
Duration: 00:05:49
Popularity (downloads): 1879
 

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