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NASA Connect - Crash - ALDF Testing (2000)
NASA Connect segment explaining NASA Langley's Aircraft Landing Dynamics Facility, or ALDF. The video explores how scientists are using math and technology to test tires, wheels, and brakes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Ratios; Graphing; ALDF; Tires; Wheels; Brakes; Testing; Research; Visual Method; Solution; Hydroplaning; Crosswind; Yaw Angle; NASA Dryden; Convair 990; Surface Type; Wet Friction; Tire Wear;
Duration: 00:07:07
Popularity (downloads): 1738
 
Around the Corner (1937)
How the automobile differential allows a vehicle to turn a corner while keeping the wheels from skidding.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Engineering;Physics;Motorcycles;
Duration: 00:09:29
Popularity (downloads): 1814
 
Singing Wheels
Story: Morgan Gibney and James Prindle. Director: H.L. Roberts. Photographer: Orlando Lippert and George Hoover. Music: Edwin E. Ludig. Lyrics: Maurice H. Stoller.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:23:20
Popularity (downloads): 258
 
Wheels Across Africa (Part IV) (1936)
Armand Davis leads motor expedition in Africa, powered by Dodge cars.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Africa: Exploration;Car culture;Ethnography: Africa;
Duration: 00:12:23
Popularity (downloads): 282
 
Wheels Across Africa (Part III) (1936)
Armand Davis leads motor expedition in Africa, powered by Dodge cars.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Africa: Exploration;Car culture;Ethnography: Africa;
Duration: 00:12:21
Popularity (downloads): 671
 
Wheels Across Africa (Part II) (1936)
Armand Davis leads motor expedition in Africa, powered by Dodge cars.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Africa: Exploration;Car culture;Ethnography: Africa;
Duration: 00:12:38
Popularity (downloads): 283
 
Wheels Across Africa (Part I) (1936)
Armand Davis leads motor expedition in Africa, powered by Dodge cars.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Africa: Exploration;Car culture;Ethnography: Africa;
Duration: 00:13:02
Popularity (downloads): 703
 
Wheels of Progress (1927)
Reviews the history of transportation in the U.S. and promotes the economic and social benefits of more and better public roads.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads and highways;Automobiles: History;
Duration: 00:13:41
Popularity (downloads): 711
 
Desert Venture (Part I) (1958)
'This is a story of a venture by American capital in a strange and ancient land,' says the narrator. Shows the search and extraction of oil in Saudi Arabia, necessary...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Middle East;Oil industry;Globalization;
Duration: 00:13:53
Popularity (downloads): 248
 
Desert Venture (Part II) (1958)
'This is a story of a venture by American capital in a strange and ancient land,' says the narrator. Shows the search and extraction of oil in Saudi Arabia, necessary...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Middle East;Oil industry;Globalization;
Duration: 00:14:02
Popularity (downloads): 928
 

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