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NASAConnect - TOAT - Drag Activity (2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in an activity to create a wind tunnel to test the effect of drag while emphasizing data analysis.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Drag; Shape; Mass; Wind Speed; Wind Tunnel;
Duration: 00:05:04
Popularity (downloads): 1802
Nasa Connect - QTS - Speed of Sound Activity (2004)
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity called the Speed of Sound. The students investigate how sound waves travel at different speeds under various conditions.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Sound; Acoustics; Sound Waves; Sound Travels; Student Activity; Percentage of Error; Speed of Sound; Wind Direction; Weather Conditions; Sound Engineer; Intervals;
Duration: 00:02:56
Popularity (downloads): 1358
NASASciFiles - Wind Direction (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how wind travels and how it carries smell.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Craig Moeller; Weather Map; Air Pressure; Weather Station; Anemometer; Wind Vane;
Duration: 00:02:41
Popularity (downloads): 1209
NASAKSN - Wind Tunnels (2003)
NASA Kids Science News segment explaining how wind tunnels work and what they do.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News; Wind Tunnel; Airplane; Fan; Wind; Testing; Models; Scale; Aircraft; Race Cars; Spacecraft;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 3839
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT4 - Wind Tunnels (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing wind tunnels and how aircraft designers use them to understand airflow.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Simulator; Aircraft; Scale Model; Testing; Research; Wind Tunnel; Performance Characteristics; Airflow; Fan; Open Return Wind Tunnel; Closed Return Wind Tunnel; Difuser; Test Section; Water; Nitrogen; Helium; Gases;
Duration: 00:03:46
Popularity (downloads): 2101
NASASciFiles - Sonic Boom (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how a sonic boom results from air pressure changes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Speed of Sound; Wind Tunnel; Shock Wave; Air Pressure;
Duration: 00:01:42
Popularity (downloads): 6834
NASASciFiles - Winds (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment describing how atmospheric particles are transported over distance by wind.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Jennifer Olson; CAVE; Cave Automated Virtual Environment; Wind Vector; Global Wind Pattern; Jet Stream; Particle Lifetime; Sulfur Dioxide; Water Vapor; Sulfuric Acid;
Duration: 00:03:19
Popularity (downloads): 1765
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 - TOAT - Wind Tunnels (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining wind tunnels and how they are used as research tools. It also explores the SR-71 Blackbird and why it's used as an ideal research test plane....

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Wind Tunnel; SR-71 Blackbird; Test Plane; Measuring Tools; Flow Visualization; Turbulence;
Duration: 00:02:35
Popularity (downloads): 2526
Kay Stinson, Aviator (1917)
Kay Stinson, noted woman aviatrix, breaks the speed record from San Diego to San Francisco with an average speed of 66 mph.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Aviation: Women;San Francisco: Aviation;
Duration: 00:03:08
Popularity (downloads): 196

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