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NASA Connect - Crash - Airplane Crash Tests (2000)
NASA Connect segment exploring how NASA scientests use measurement, ratios, and graphing to help test aircraft at the Impact Dynamics Research Facility.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Ratios; Graphing; Impact Dynamics Research Facility; Technology; Crash Tests; Area; Crashworthiness; Digital Data Collection System; Vertical Test; Acceleration; G Force; Milliseconds; Human Vertical Tolerance;
Duration: 00:06:06
Popularity (downloads): 4503
 
Inertial Oscillation of a Vertical Rotating Draft (1980)
Supercells are rotating thunderstorms that can cause tornadoes and hail. This video discusses how accepted theory expects to see a pair of counter rotating supercells when tornadoes are born,...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Nasa;Storms;Tornadoes;Weather;Supercell;
Duration: 00:07:51
Popularity (downloads): 718
 
NASASciFiles - Thrust Experiment (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment involving students in an activity to measure the limits of vertical thrust.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Jennifer Parsons; Green Valley Elementary School; Boone; Hypothesis; Thrust; Activity; Vertical Thrust;
Duration: 00:02:18
Popularity (downloads): 1225
 
NASASciFiles - Belaying (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment describing how belaying tools and techniques provide a safe means of vertical ascent.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Doug Harding; Rock Climbing; Harness; ATC; Figure 8; Dynamic Rope; Rappelling;
Duration: 00:01:47
Popularity (downloads): 1536
 
NASASciFiles - Seismographs (2002)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring how seismographs work and what they do.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Vibration; Earth; Crust; Seismograph; Inertia; Newton; Vertical Motion; Horizontal Motion;
Duration: 00:02:14
Popularity (downloads): 1766
 
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
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT11 - Spin Tunnel (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing the development of the Vertical Spin Tunnel, designed by NACA engineers to study the flight conditions of an aircraft in spin.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Retrospective; Brad Breckenridge; Flat Spin; Spin Tunnel; NACA; Steele McGonegal; Lt. Francis Evans;
Duration: 00:03:40
Popularity (downloads): 1504
 
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 - DT3 - Aviation Systems Capacity (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring a new program called Aviation Systems Capacity to help improve the problem of flight delays and airport conjestion.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Flight Delay; Aviation Systems Capacity; Airport Conjestion; Air Traffic System; Weather; Advanced Air Transportation Technologies; Terminal Area Productivity; Technology; Airborne Information for Lateral Spacing; Civil Tilt Rotor Aircraft; Vertical; Fixed Wing;
Duration: 00:04:51
Popularity (downloads): 1593
 

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