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Inertial Oscillation of a Vertical Rotating Draft (1980)
Supercells are rotating thunderstorms that can cause tornadoes and hail. This video discusses how accepted theory expects to see a pair of counter rotating supercells when tornadoes are born,...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Nasa;Storms;Tornadoes;Weather;Supercell;
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Downloads: 718
 
Amateur film: San Francisco (1940)
Pre-World War II San Francisco scenics.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Scenics: Historical;
Duration:
Downloads: 304
 
ACM CHI 1992 Issue 78 - Graphic Design of an Executive Information System (1991)


Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI;
Duration:
Downloads: 530
 
NASA Connect - Who Added the Micro To Gravity (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect segment involving students in a web activity to understand apparent weight. The activity also involves an elevator design project....

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Web Activity; Dan's Domain; Apparent Weight; Elevator Project; Astronauts; Outerspace; Design; Accelerate; Velocity; Motion; Mathematics; Graphing; Microgravity; Postion; Student Activity; Measurement; Metric; Experimentation; Data; Math Concepts; Ratios; Scientists; Research; Micro; Mikros; Moon; Earth; Distance; Gravitational Acceleration; Number; Unit; Time; Slope; Time Graph; Position Graph; Flamelet; Fire; Space; Relationship; Carbon Dioxide; Smoke; Oxygen; Ventilation; Air Flow; Gravity; Students; Buoyancy-Induced Convection; Trends; Density; Temperature; Graphs; Volume; Frontal Polymerization; Convection; Interfacial;
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Downloads: 1646
 
NASA Connect - GoE - Mars Exploration and Water (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining why we are exploring Mars. It also reveals tools and techniques used to explore Mars.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Ellipses; calculate; Orbits; Student Activity; Johannes Kepler; Water;
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Downloads: 1445
 
Children Must Learn, The (1940)
Educating the children of Appalachia. Director: Willard Van Dyke. Script: Spencer Pollard. Photography: Bob Churchill. Narration: Myron McCormick. Editor: Irving Lerner. Music: Fred Stewart.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Education;Appalachia;Rural America;
Duration:
Downloads: 243
 
Uncle Jim's Dairy Farm (1963)
Children visit their uncle's dairy farm.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Food: Dairy industry; Agriculture: Dairy industry;
Duration:
Downloads: 464
 
Brazil at War (1943)
Praising Brazil for joining the Allies and declaring war against Germany, this film attempts to show Brazil's similarities to Ameri

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Brazil;Latin America;World War II: Good Neighbor Policy;
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Downloads: 1051
 
Panoramic view aisle B, Westinghouse works (1904)
Filmed using a camera on an overhead crane, a traveling view of a large, long aisle is shown. Men are busy performing various tasks on machinery, probably generators. Other men...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company; Industrial tours--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh; Silent films; Actuality--Short; Industrial--Short;
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Downloads: 527
 
Freedom and Power (Part II) (1952)
This opulently produced film defines freedom as the abundance of electric power, and reviews U.S. history from an electrocentric viewpoint. With animation.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Electricity;Patriotism;Animation: Advertising;
Duration:
Downloads: 243
 
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