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NASASciFiles - Elavators (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how elevators work.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Elevator; Edith DiFrancesco; Test Tower; Efficiency; Safety; Mechanical Engineer; Sheave; Counterweight; Friction; Traction;
Duration: 00:02:28
Popularity (downloads): 1846
 
Panoramic view of Electric Tower from a balloon (1901)
The title indicates that this film was taken from a balloon. However, there is no aerial photography. Instead it is an up and down or elevation of the camera on...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo; N.Y.); Exhibitions--United States; Towers--New York (State)--Buffalo; Exhibition buildings--New York (State)--Buffalo; Amusement rides--New York (State)--Buffalo; Buffalo (N.Y.); Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:01:20
Popularity (downloads): 692
 
Circular panorama of Electric Tower (1901)
The film, photographed from a single camera position, shows the total exposition and its buildings. The film contains a 360-degree pan.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo; N; Y; )Exhibitions--United States; Towers--New York (State)--Buffalo; Exhibition buildings--New York (State)--Buffalo; Buffalo (N.Y.); Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:01:26
Popularity (downloads): 577
 
Pan-American Exposition by night (1901)
The film begins with a slow pan over the tower building of the exposition, which was lighted by electric lights. The pan goes from a daylight shot of the grounds...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo; N; Y; )Exhibitions--United States; Exhibition buildings--New York (State)--Buffalo; Towers--New York (State)--Buffalo; Buffalo (N.Y.); Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:00:51
Popularity (downloads): 797
 
Bathing at Atlantic City (1901)
The film shows the bathing beach at Atlantic City, New Jersey. The camera position was from a tower or some platform high over the heads of the people on the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Bathing beaches--New Jersey--Atlantic City; Atlantic City (N.J.); Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:05
Popularity (downloads): 829
 
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
 
Hoover Dam Construction, segment 14 of 17 (1996)
Moving the pipe sections was a tremendous undertaking

Genre: Documentary
Keywords:
Duration: 00:02:45
Popularity (downloads): 422
 
NASAConnect - TOAT - Wind Tunnels (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining wind tunnels and how they are used as research tools. It also explores the SR-71 Blackbird and why it's used as an ideal research test plane....

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Wind Tunnel; SR-71 Blackbird; Test Plane; Measuring Tools; Flow Visualization; Turbulence;
Duration: 00:02:35
Popularity (downloads): 2526
 
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
 

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