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|NASA Connect - FOFE - Testing Aircraft
NASA Connect segment exploring the process of flight testing. The segment features the Hyper-X and answers questions pertaining to its test stage.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Hyper-X; Algebra; Engineers; Research; Test Altitude; NASA Dryden Flight Research Center; Rocket; Data; Post-Flight Analysis;
Popularity (downloads): 2160
|NASASciFiles - GIFTS
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how the future of NASA weather satellite imagery will save lives and millions of dollars in hurricane preparation.
Keywords: Dr. William Smith; Geostationary Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer; 3-D; Altitude; Steering Winds; Landfall;
Popularity (downloads): 1442
|Carriers at work, U.S.P.O.
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...
Keywords: Mail sorting; Actuality--Shorts;
Popularity (downloads): 434
|NASAWhy?Files - Astronauts In Space
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how astronauts train to work and live in space where there is zero gravity.
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Astronauts; Training; Altitude; Weightlessness; Free Fall; Parabola; Weightless Wonder; Airplane; Simulate; Zero Gravity; Vomit Comet;
Popularity (downloads): 1899
|NASAWhy?Files - Adaptation
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how astronauts adapt to a new environment like space.
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Adaptation; Astronauts; Space; Altitude Sickness; Oxygen; Environment; Elevation; Sea Level; Training;
Popularity (downloads): 1586
|NASA Connect - Crash - Dragster Test Activity
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...
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;
Popularity (downloads): 1685
|Operation Cue (1964 revision)
Study of a nuclear test in 1955 at Nevada Test Site.
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Weapons;Atomic/nuclear: Civil defense;
Popularity (downloads): 1258
|NASA Connect - SOF - Glide Ratio Activity
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity exploring glide ratio and surface area.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Research; Student Activity; Data; Median; Ratio; Mean; Glide; Surface Area; Horizontal; Altitude;
Popularity (downloads): 1341
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT12 - NACA
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.
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;
Popularity (downloads): 1989
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT4 - Hyper-X
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...
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;
Popularity (downloads): 1943