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NASA Connect - MTF - Ratios and Aircraft Design (2000)
NASA Connect segment explaining how the Fibonacci sequence and the Golden Ratio help NASA engineers research, design and develop airplanes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Ratios; Proportions; Fibonacci Sequence; Golden Ratio; Airplanes; Design; Model; Research; Wing Loading; Weight; Wing Area; Load Factor; Total Lift; SATS; Power Loading; Power;
Duration: 00:05:54
Popularity (downloads): 1666
 
NASASciFiles - Wing Size (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment involving students in an activity to measure the differences in lift among varying wing sizes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Linda Zarumski; Achievable Dream Academy; Newport News; Mr. Tyson; Fuselage; Wing; Lift; Average; Weight; Wing Size; Jackie Chan;
Duration: 00:04:36
Popularity (downloads): 1808
 
Loading the ice on cars, conveying it across the mountains, and loading it into boats (1902)
The film covers four operations involved in shipping ice: sawing the ice from frozen-over lakes, transferring it by means of speciality constructed freight cars to a dock some distance away,...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Ice industry; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:04:03
Popularity (downloads): 531
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT4 - Flexible Wing (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment explaining the history of the flexible wing and the existence of the hang glider.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Aerodynamics; Flexible Wing; Parachute; Structure; Rigid Wing; Paraglider; Drag; Spacecraft; Tension Lines; Hang Glider; Re-entry System; Kitty Hawk;
Duration: 00:04:40
Popularity (downloads): 2548
 
Wagons loading mail, U.S.P.O. (1903)
The photographer placed his camera to encompass as much of the loading ramp of a mail delivery building as possible. As the film begins, several horse-drawn postal transportation vehicles are...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:52
Popularity (downloads): 487
 
NASASciFiles - Helios (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the new solar powered, flying wing aircraft called Helios.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Helios; Solar Powered; Testing; Flying Wing Aircraft; Remote; Prediction; Models; Aerodynamics; Design;
Duration: 00:02:36
Popularity (downloads): 1706
 
NASASciFiles - Models and Testing (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the engineering design process involving models and how models are tested.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Engineering Design Process; Fuel; Lift; Drag; Weight; Thrust; Forces of Flight; Research; Model; Testing; Aircraft; Scale; Ratio; F-18; Design; Wind Tunnel; Safety; Environmentally Friendly; Blended Wing Body; Subsonic; Efficiency; Wing Span;
Duration: 00:03:19
Popularity (downloads): 1635
 
NASA Connect - TWM - First Flying Machines (2002)
NASA Connect segment exploring the first flying machines including their design and development. The host demonstrates the flight simulator of the original glider.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Wright Brothers; Flight Simulator; Axis; First Flying Machine; Glider; Kitty Hawk; Engineering Method; Pitch; Roll; Yaw; Wind Tunnel; Elevator Control; Wing Warp; Rudder; Propellor; Wing; Lift; Drag;
Duration: 00:04:18
Popularity (downloads): 1859
 
Redwood Saga (1940)
Cutting, loading, transportation, mill sawing and finishing operations of the Northern California's redwood lumber industry.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Forest industry;
Duration: 00:10:27
Popularity (downloads): 71
 
NASA Connect - GWTF - BWB Concept Aircraft (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining the new concept aircraft in development known as the blended wing body. The video explains how engineers and scientists uses geometry to help with development.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; BWB; Blended Wing Body; Concept Aircraft; Frontal Surface Area; Low Speed Vehicle; Geometry;
Duration: 00:07:31
Popularity (downloads): 2124
 

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