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NASASciFiles - Meteors (2002)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining what meteors, meteoroids, and meteorites are and the differences in these.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Rock; Comet; Outer Space; Meteor; Meteoroid; Meteorite; Sonic Boom; Speed of Sound; Seismic Activity; Fire Ball; Shooting Star;
Duration: 00:02:10
Popularity (downloads): 2170
 
Auto boat race on the Hudson (1904)
The single camera position was from the point of view of the judge of the course. The films shows a boat race between small, motor-driven speed boats, which were approximately...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Boat racing--Hudson River; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:02:34
Popularity (downloads): 716
 
NASASciFiles - Stars (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the different types of stars and how they are viewed through telescopes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Arecibo Telescope; Solar System; Extra-solar Planets; Stars; Planets; Lightyears; Reflecting Telescope; Light; Dim; Betelgeuse; Giant Star; Life; Colors; Red; Blue; Temperature; Yellow; Dwarf Star; Sun; Habitable Zone; Ultraviolet Radiation; Puerto Rico; Galaxy; Orion Nebula; Hydrogen Gas; Whirlpool Galaxy;
Duration: 00:03:50
Popularity (downloads): 2298
 
Making Films That Teach (1954)
Made to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, this film shows the steps in the process of producing educational films, including scripting, shooting, editing and capturing of sound.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Motion pictures: In education;
Duration: 00:18:01
Popularity (downloads): 142
 
Free-for-all race at Charter Oak Park (1897)
From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: Shows a part of the enormous crowd and the start and finish of the free-for-all pacing race, in which the fastest harness horse in the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Harness racing--Connecticut--Hartford; Harness racehorses--Connecticut--Hartford; Horse racing--Connecticut--Hartford; Racetracks (Horse racing)--Connecticut--Hartford; Hartford (Conn.); Horses--Connecticut--Hartford; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:26
Popularity (downloads): 613
 
ACM CHI 1990 Issue 56 - Xerox Star User Interface: An Overview (1990)


Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI;
Duration: 00:17:10
Popularity (downloads): 494
 
Alphonse (1903)
Opens on a set of a saloon or tavern with a long bar and pictures on the wall that include boxers, a ballerina, and a reclining female. At the end...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: French--United States--Drama; Bars (Drinking establishments)--United States--Drama; Alphonse (Fictitious character)--Drama; Gaston (Fictitious character)--Drama; Cowboys--United States--Drama; Pistol shooting--United States--Drama; Bartenders--Drama; Silent films; Comedies; Vaudeville; Westerns; Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:53
Popularity (downloads): 795
 
Great New Star, A (1952)
Dinah Shore promotes the new Chevrolets and sings 'See the U.S.A. in your new Chevrolet.'

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Advertising;
Duration: 00:12:05
Popularity (downloads): 1172
 
Shooting the chutes, Luna Park, Coney Island (1903)
The camera was positioned to view the shoot-the-chutes concession from the best location. A special added attraction for the entertainment of the spectators is a man in a swimming suit...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Amusement parks--New York (N.Y.)--Coney Island; Coney Island (New York, N.Y.); Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:32
Popularity (downloads): 756
 
Chevrolet Leader News (Vol. 2, No. 1) (1936)
Promotional newsreels featuring a variety of Chevrolet-centric stories, including: Miami, Florida police practice shooting at stationary targets from moving cars; Southern youngsters learn safe driving habits while driving in kiddie...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Car culture: Newsreels;Automobiles: Advertising;
Duration: 00:08:26
Popularity (downloads): 594
 

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