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NASA Connect - FOFE - Testing Aircraft (2004)
NASA Connect segment exploring the process of flight testing. The segment features the Hyper-X and answers questions pertaining to its test stage.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Hyper-X; Algebra; Engineers; Research; Test Altitude; NASA Dryden Flight Research Center; Rocket; Data; Post-Flight Analysis;
Duration: 00:05:19
Popularity (downloads): 2160
 
NASASciFiles - GIFTS (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how the future of NASA weather satellite imagery will save lives and millions of dollars in hurricane preparation.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. William Smith; Geostationary Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer; 3-D; Altitude; Steering Winds; Landfall;
Duration: 00:03:05
Popularity (downloads): 1442
 
Carriers at work, U.S.P.O. (1903)
The subject is the handling and sorting of the U.S. mail. The sorting bags and the alphabetizing pigeonhole equipment are visible in a scene photographed from an altitude of approximately...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Mail sorting; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:02:11
Popularity (downloads): 434
 
NASAWhy?Files - Astronauts In Space (2002)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how astronauts train to work and live in space where there is zero gravity.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Astronauts; Training; Altitude; Weightlessness; Free Fall; Parabola; Weightless Wonder; Airplane; Simulate; Zero Gravity; Vomit Comet;
Duration: 00:01:49
Popularity (downloads): 1899
 
NASAWhy?Files - Adaptation (2002)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how astronauts adapt to a new environment like space.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Adaptation; Astronauts; Space; Altitude Sickness; Oxygen; Environment; Elevation; Sea Level; Training;
Duration: 00:01:47
Popularity (downloads): 1586
 
NASA Connect - Crash - Dragster Test Activity (2000)
NASA Connect segment involving students in a hands-on activity that simulates the research from the ALDF test track. The students use an Effervescent Non-combustible Dragster to test different ratios of...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Ratios; Graphing; Student Activity; Effervescent Non-combustible Dragster; Dragster; Propulsion Device; Test Track; Effervescent; Fuel; Research; Simulation; Bar Graph; Line Graph; Scatter Plot;
Duration: 00:04:45
Popularity (downloads): 1685
 
Operation Cue (1964 revision) (1964)
Study of a nuclear test in 1955 at Nevada Test Site.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Weapons;Atomic/nuclear: Civil defense;
Duration: 00:14:02
Popularity (downloads): 1258
 
NASA Connect - SOF - Glide Ratio Activity (2004)
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity exploring glide ratio and surface area.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Research; Student Activity; Data; Median; Ratio; Mean; Glide; Surface Area; Horizontal; Altitude;
Duration: 00:03:12
Popularity (downloads): 1341
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT12 - NACA (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the predecessor to NASA. The segment explains how NACA played a huge role in the development of aircraft and aeronautical research and development.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; NASA; NACA; Aeronautical Development; Aviation Organization; President Woodrow Wilson; Pioneer Flight Achievments; Lab; Variable Density Tunnel; High Altitude Flying; Air Pressure; Wind Tunnel; Aerodynamics; Jet Powered Aircraft;
Duration: 00:06:31
Popularity (downloads): 1989
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT4 - Hyper-X (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring NASA's Hyper-X program that is working on experimental engine designs that could propel commercial planes into space and make conventional rockets a thing of the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; NASA; Hyper-X Program; Commercial Planes; Scram Jet; Propel; Aircraft; Space; Conventional Rockets; Technology; Astronauts; Engine Design; X-43; Air Breathing Engine; Altitude; Supersonic Combustion Ram Jet; Fan Blades; Velocity; Fuel; Thrust; Compressor; Gravity; Hydrogen; Oxygen; Orbital Velocity;
Duration: 00:06:45
Popularity (downloads): 1943
 

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