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NASASciFiles - Launch Catapult (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how the on-board steam-powered launch catapult provides the force necessary to give a plane the speed and lift it needs to take off from the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: USS Theodore Roosevelt; Aircraft Carrier; John Olivera; Cylinder; Piston; Shuttle; Flight Deck; Thrust; Steam; Nuclear Reactor; Power Plant; Runway; F-14; Dr. D.; Force; Direct Variation; Roll; Dihedral Angle;
Duration: 00:05:55
Popularity (downloads): 2025
 
Opening, Pan-American Exposition (1901)
A group of dignitaries from various countries was photographed from a single camera position participating in a parade marking the opening of the Pan-American Exposition.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Roosevelt; Theodore--1858-1919; Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo; NY Exhibitions--United States; Parades--New York (State)--Buffalo; Buffalo (NY); Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:01:48
Popularity (downloads): 517
 
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
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Duration: 00:01:10
Popularity (downloads): 463
 
City, The (Part II) (1939)
The Regional Planning Association of America's plea for community chaotic cities and urban sprawl. Directors: Ralph Steiner and Willard Van Dyke. Script: Henwar Rodakiewicz, from an outline by Pare Lorentz....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Sustainability: 1930s;City planning;Regionalism;
Duration: 00:15:10
Popularity (downloads): 108
 
City, The (Part I) (1939)
The Regional Planning Association of America's plea for community chaotic cities and urban sprawl. Directors: Ralph Steiner and Willard Van Dyke. Script: Henwar Rodakiewicz, from an outline by Pare Lorentz....

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Sustainability: 1930s;City planning;Regionalism;
Duration: 00:15:48
Popularity (downloads): 119
 
The Miracle of Water, segment 04 of 11 (1996)
The Bureau of Reclamation began with the Salt River Project in Arizona

Genre: Documentary
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Duration: 00:01:27
Popularity (downloads): 493
 
The Story of Hoover Dam, segment 08 of 12 (1996)
The dam was completed on May 29, 1935

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Hoover Dam;Construction;Dam
Duration: 00:01:23
Popularity (downloads): 1018
 
The Miracle of Water, segment 08 of 11 (1996)
Hydropower, water-based recreation, and wildlife habitat are created

Genre: Documentary
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Duration: 00:02:33
Popularity (downloads): 480
 
How Water Won the West, segment 04 of 8 (1986)
The water cycle begins with winter snows in the mountains, continuing with spring thaws

Genre: Documentary
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Duration: 00:02:03
Popularity (downloads): 448
 
Hoover Dam Construction, segment 15 of 17 (1996)
In June 1935 the dam structure was completed

Genre: Documentary
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Duration: 00:01:40
Popularity (downloads): 416
 

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