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Getting Acquainted With Engineering (Part I) (1950)
Discusses the problem of capable boys who are lost to engineering because of their misconceptions about the type of work involved. Stresses the importance of high school background, testing and...

Genre: Ephemeral
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Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 218
 
Conquering Roads (1937)
Highway engineering and development in the pre-Interstate era.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Roads and highways;Land use;Civil engineering;
Duration: 00:08:48
Popularity (downloads): 1040
 
NASASciFiles - Engineering Design Process (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining the Engineering Design Process, Iteration, and the different steps in the process to design a new product.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Transportation; Brainstorming; Research; Engineering Design Process; Model; Testing; Redesign; Iteration; Cycles; Project Plan; Evaluate; Hovercraft; Solution;
Duration: 00:02:40
Popularity (downloads): 1877
 
Plowshare (Part II) (1961)
Argues for peaceful uses of nuclear weapons in construction, civil engineering and extraction of natural resources. A document of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission's 'Plowshare' program.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Peaceful uses;Engineering;Infrastructure: Construction;
Duration: 00:12:46
Popularity (downloads): 292
 
Plowshare (Part I) (1961)
Argues for peaceful uses of nuclear weapons in construction, civil engineering and extraction of natural resources. A document of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission's 'Plowshare' program.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Peaceful uses;Engineering;Infrastructure: Construction;
Duration: 00:15:30
Popularity (downloads): 207
 
NASA Connect - SOF - Variables Affect Shapes (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining how different forces affect aircraft. The video also explores team work and engineering for conducting research.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mathematics; Scientific Inquiry; Variables; Engineering; Shapes; Aircraft;
Duration: 00:04:32
Popularity (downloads): 1033
 
Mechanical Engineering at duPont
PA8640 Mechanical Engineering at duPont

Genre: Ephemeral
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Duration: 00:21:06
Popularity (downloads): 238
 
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 - The Wright Brothers (2002)
NASA Connect segment exploring who the Wright Brothers were and how they designed and flew the first airplane. The video also explains the steps of the Engineering Method and how...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Wright Brothers; Engineering Method; First Flight; Wilbur Wright; Orville Wright; Flying Machine; Design; Inventor; Process of Invention;
Duration: 00:06:00
Popularity (downloads): 4384
 
Free Air (1937)
Dramatic depiction of how gasoline and air mix to provide power in the automobile engine.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Engineering;
Duration: 00:09:38
Popularity (downloads): 725
 

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