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NASAConnect - RFTF - New Material Testing (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining the process of testing new materials. It also explores the process for testing and analyzing structures for new space vehicles at room temperature and extreme temperatures.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Testing New Material; Space Vehicles; Room Temperature; Extreme Temperature; Processes; Durability;
Duration: 00:04:19
Popularity (downloads): 1309
 
NASASciFiles - Testing (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining the steps of testing and why proper conditions for testing are required.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Wright Brothers; Testing; Conditions; Glider; Lift; Calculations;
Duration: 00:01:03
Popularity (downloads): 1768
 
Testing large turbines, Westinghouse works (1904)
On the left of the screen, a small group of men lift the top off of what appears to be a turbine with a crane and continue to check the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Turbines--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh--Testing; Westinghouse Machine Company; Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Testing; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:03:32
Popularity (downloads): 684
 
Salton Honored - A SMART Celebration: Testing Predictions (1995)
Karen Sparck Jones from Cambridge, England, presented "Testing predictions: It's all a matter of experiment."

Genre: Lecture
Keywords: Information Retrieval; SMART; Cornell; 30 Years; Computer Science; Karen Sparck Jones; Testing Predictions; Experiment
Duration: 00:40:45
Popularity (downloads): 859
 
NASA Connect - SOF - Wind Tunnel Testing (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining the process of modeling and testing model aircraft. The video features two experts who explain how wind tunnels work.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Wind Tunnels; Testing; Models; Data; Research; Scientists; Aircraft;
Duration: 00:01:22
Popularity (downloads): 3051
 
NASAConnect - RFTF - Composite Materials (2004)
NASA Connect Segment exploring composite material, what it is, and how it is made. Explains the goals of composites are to develop stronger, more durable, lighter weight materials for...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Composite Material; Space Vehicles; Processes; Lightweight material; Chemistry;
Duration: 00:04:36
Popularity (downloads): 1414
 
Testing a rotary, Westinghouse works (1904)
A small group of men turn on what appears to be a generator. As the rotary spins, the men make adjustments to the machine and check its operations.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Electric generators--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh--Testing; Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company; Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Testing; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
Duration: 00:02:49
Popularity (downloads): 705
 
NASAConnect - RFTF - Composite Material Experiment (2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in an activity that investigates the strenth and deflection of composite material with and without reinforcement. It reviews vocabulary including polymer, fiber, stress cracks,...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Experiment; Students Activity; Strength; Deflection; Composite Material; Reinforcement; Polymer; Fiber; Stress Cracks; Maximum Deflection;
Duration: 00:06:49
Popularity (downloads): 734
 
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
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT2 - Morphing Aircraft (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring morphing technology and how it can change the future of aircraft.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Aircraft; Morphing; Metamorphosis; NASA Langley; Microspheres; Smart Material; Active Material; Macrofiber Composite; Sensors; Technology; Heat; Light; Sound; Motion; Pressure; Transduction; Solar Cell; Electrical Signal;
Duration: 00:06:35
Popularity (downloads): 2424
 

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