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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
 
NASASciFiles - Air Pressure (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how air pressure affects weather.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. D.; Energy; Sun; Wind; Pressure; Air; Density; Sea Breeze; Lisa Mozer; Tropical Depression;
Duration: 00:04:07
Popularity (downloads): 2113
 
Financing the American Family (1935)
How the Household Finance Corporation helps working families with installment loans during the Depression.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Economics;Consumerism;Great Depression (1930s);
Duration: 00:10:20
Popularity (downloads): 629
 
Frontiers of the Future (A Screen Editorial With Lowell Thomas) (1937)
Produced to convince Depression-weary Americans that new frontiers still lay ahead. Excellent compilation of stock shots of 1930s-era manufacturing, research laboratories and industry.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Great Depression (1930s); Manufacturing; Manifest Destiny;
Duration: 00:09:57
Popularity (downloads): 429
 
The Plow That Broke The Plains (Part I) (1936)
Classic drama which details the Great Plains during the Depression. With Cinematography by Leo Hurwitz, Ralph Steiner, Paul Ivano and Paul Strand. Selected for the 1999 National Film Registry of...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Great Depression (1930s);
Duration: 00:22:55
Popularity (downloads): 427
 
Anatomy of a Hurricane, segment 02 of 5 (1996)
The formation of hurricanes is explained

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Hurricanes;Weather;
Duration: 00:01:23
Popularity (downloads): 1489
 
Exotic Terrane, segment 08 of 12 (1992)
Vancouver Island is an ancient island that remains offshore today - tropical fossils have been found in Alaska

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Geology;
Duration: 00:01:40
Popularity (downloads): 541
 
About Faces (1941)
State of the American people's teeth during the Great Depression.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Health and hygiene;Medicine: Dentistry;
Duration: 00:10:21
Popularity (downloads): 1294
 
Finding Your Life's Work (1940)
Classic vocational guidance film produced to snap America's teenagers out of a Depression mood.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Vocational;
Duration: 00:18:52
Popularity (downloads): 251
 
NASASciFiles - Hurricane Formation (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining the anatomy of a hurricane, and how it forms.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: High Pressure; Low Pressure; Dr. Stephen Lyons; Tropical Storm; Tropics; Trade Winds; Ocean; Eye;
Duration: 00:03:16
Popularity (downloads): 2935
 

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