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NASASciFiles - Hurricane Game (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment involving students in an activity to track the paths of hurricanes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Niki Srigley; Ashaundria Greene; Molly Gallina; Thompson Elementary School; Tracking; Track Chart; Coordinate; Landfall; Hurricane Watch; Hurricane Warning; Why? Files Kids' Club;
Duration: 00:01:19
Popularity (downloads): 1683
 
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
 
NASASciFiles - Simulated Epidemic (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment involving students in an experiment to track disease transmission.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Infectious Disease; Virus; Cold; Body Fluid;
Duration: 00:02:21
Popularity (downloads): 1151
 
Rest and Health (1949)
Dick York plays a high-school track star whose running lags because of his lack of sleep.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Health and hygiene;Sleep;Athletics;
Duration: 00:10:02
Popularity (downloads): 51
 
NASASciFiles - How Far Smells Travel (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment describing how NASA scientists track smells around the globe.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. Jack Fishman; Amospheric Sciences Research Program; Molecule;
Duration: 00:01:40
Popularity (downloads): 972
 
Revolutionary New Triumph in Tape, A (1958)
Introducing the giant four-track tape cartridge, an obsolete consumer recording format that survived for eight years.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Media: Tape recording;
Duration: 00:14:54
Popularity (downloads): 146
 
Mining operations, Pennsylvania coal fields (1904)
The film opens on an area covered with snow where the following operations are visible: track laying, and dirt moving by explosion, grader, steam shovel, and steam engine.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Mines and mineral resources--Pennsylvania; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:02:25
Popularity (downloads): 575
 
NASAKSN - CDs (2003)
NASA Kids Science News segment explaining the technology of CDs.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News; Sound; Digital Code; CD; Technology; Music; Laser Beam; Pits; Micron; Track;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 1564
 
NASASciFiles - Weather Reconnaissance (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how Hurricane Hunters fly into a storm to track its progress.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Hurricane Hunters; Gordon Ford; Chad Gibson; Rain Band; Weather Sensor; Drop Sonde; Tropical Disturbance; Tropical Depression; Tropical Wave; Hurricane; Category;
Duration: 00:03:40
Popularity (downloads): 1571
 
[Willie Shoemaker at Golden Gate Fields] (1950)
Willie Shoemaker tries to break track record at Golden Gate Fields, Albany, California. Newsreel story.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Newsreels; Sports: Horse racing; Shoemaker, Willie;
Duration: 00:33:00
Popularity (downloads): 122
 

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