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ACM CHI 1989 Issue 48 - Digital Darkroom (1988)


Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI;
Duration:
Downloads: 544
 
Buffalo Bill's wild west parade (1902)
The film shows a parade down Fifth Avenue, New York. In the foreground many children, both black and white, can be seen following alongside the parade. The participants in the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Buffalo Bill; 1846-1917; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company; Parades--New York (State); New York; Cowboys--New York (State); New York; Indians of North America--New York (State); United States--Army--Cavalry; Horses--New York (State);Horse-drawn vehicles--New York (State); Afro-Americans--New York (State); Actuality--Short;
Duration:
Downloads: 1631
 
NASASciFiles - Forces of Motion (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining the different forces of motion including weightlessness, free fall, acceleration, and inertia and how they relate to space travel.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Forces of Motion; Free Fall; Weightlessness; Inertia; Acceleration; Parabola; Accelerometer; Space Travel; Roller Coaster;
Duration:
Downloads: 1708
 
Goodbye, Mr. Roach (1959)
Detailed film about cockroaches, their habits and methods of extermination, with a harrowing sequence of roach nymphs hatching.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Insects;Poisons: Pesticides;
Duration:
Downloads: 827
 
Fisheye Menus (2001)
"Fisheye menus" apply traditional fisheye graphical visualization techniques to linear menus, which provides for an efficient mechanism to select items from long menus. Fisheye menus dynamically change the size of...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Fisheye; Menu; HCIL;
Duration:
Downloads: 2025
 
Beginning Responsibility: Taking Care of Things (1951)
Instructs children how to care for toys, clothing and other property; to have a definite place to keep belongings, and how to store and handle possessions properly.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Social guidance;
Duration:
Downloads: 733
 
New Indians, Segment 111


Genre: Documentary
Keywords:
Duration:
Downloads: 354
 
Worlds Smaller than Saturn, segment 01 of 4
Contains three animations from NASA's Astronomy Visualization Lab including an extra-solar planet, star and planet orbit, and young stellar disk and planet formation. Concludes with footage of astronomers and the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA;astronomy;Mauna Kea;animation;planets;telescope;
Duration:
Downloads: 1172
 
America\'s New Frontier, segment 10 of 11 (1992)
Scientists discuss the significance of data obtained from GLORIA

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Ocean;Mapping;Geology;
Duration:
Downloads: 441
 
Test Tube Tale (1941)
The magic of industrial chemistry and its effects on our immediate environment. Shows new products such as nylon stockings and transparent raincoats, and also how chemists are finding ways of...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Chemistry;Occupations: Research;World War II: Prewar preparedness;
Duration:
Downloads: 957
 
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