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Powers of Congress, The (1947)
Mr. Williams drops off to sleep for a few minutes to find himself confronted with a world in which Congress has been suspended and federal authority dissolved.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Political science;Surrealism;
Duration: 00:10:00
Popularity (downloads): 175
 
Deadline for Action (Part II) (1946)
How left-wing labor unions engaged in political activism to combat corporate influence on the U.S. Congress in the years following World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: Activism;World War II: Postwar issues;Economics;
Duration: 00:15:33
Popularity (downloads): 170
 
Deadline for Action (Part I) (1946)
How left-wing labor unions engaged in political activism to combat corporate influence on the U.S. Congress in the years following World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: Activism;World War II: Postwar issues;Economics;
Duration: 00:21:10
Popularity (downloads): 97
 
Bringing Treasures to the Surface: Previews and Overviews in a Prototype for the Library of Congress National Digital Library (1998)
Video demonstration from the 1998 CHI conference. We worked with a team from the Library of Congress (LC) to develop interface design components for LCs American Memory collections of...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; Digital Libraries; World Wide Web; browsing; overviews;multimedia; metadata; previews
Duration: 00:07:42
Popularity (downloads): 404
 
The Story of Hoover Dam, segment 03 of 12 (1996)
Construction of the dam was authorized by Congress in 1928

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Hoover Dam;Construction;Dam
Duration: 00:01:07
Popularity (downloads): 1128
 
Space Works 6, complete video (1986)
Three different space activities are highlighted: (1) exploratory mission to Mars, (2) remote infrared sensing equipment, (3) shuttle astronauts eating, sleeping, and working in space.

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: NASA;Space;
Duration: 00:29:09
Popularity (downloads): 1809
 
Space Works 5, complete video (1986)
Six topics are discussed: (1) Unistik Vehicle Controller to help the handicapped, (2) the world's most powerful computer, (3) a plane which changes the shape of its wings during flight,...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: NASA;Space;
Duration: 00:29:49
Popularity (downloads): 1609
 
The Miracle of Water, segment 03 of 11 (1996)
John Wesley Powell was the first person to suggest that the West needed dams

Genre: Documentary
Keywords:
Duration: 00:01:10
Popularity (downloads): 463
 
NASAWhy?Files - Space Suits (2002)
NASA Why? Files segment exploring how space suits work and how they are designed.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Why? Files; Astronauts; Extreme Temperature; Space Suit; Radiation; Protection; Outer Space; Air Pressure; Long Johns; Maximum Absorbency Garment; Iterative Process; Gloves; Space Station;
Duration: 00:02:22
Popularity (downloads): 2937
 
NASA Connect - ISS - Space Station Parts (2001)
NASA Connect segment explaining each components of the International Space Station and how these parts work together.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; International Space Station; Components; Solar Arrays; Thermal Radiators; Robotic Arm; Attitude Control Thrusters; Truss; Photovoltaic Arrays; Space Shuttle; Orbit; Russian Space Agency; European Space Agency; Japanese Space Agency; Canadian Space Agency; Zarya; Unity; Bridge Module; Service Module;
Duration: 00:04:25
Popularity (downloads): 2294
 

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