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NASADestinationTomorrow - DT4 - Wind Tunnels (2001)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing wind tunnels and how aircraft designers use them to understand airflow.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Simulator; Aircraft; Scale Model; Testing; Research; Wind Tunnel; Performance Characteristics; Airflow; Fan; Open Return Wind Tunnel; Closed Return Wind Tunnel; Difuser; Test Section; Water; Nitrogen; Helium; Gases;
Duration: 00:03:46
Popularity (downloads): 2101
 
NASAConnect - TOAT - Drag Activity (2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in an activity to create a wind tunnel to test the effect of drag while emphasizing data analysis.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Drag; Shape; Mass; Wind Speed; Wind Tunnel;
Duration: 00:05:04
Popularity (downloads): 1802
 
NASAKSN - Wind Tunnels (2003)
NASA Kids Science News segment explaining how wind tunnels work and what they do.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News; Wind Tunnel; Airplane; Fan; Wind; Testing; Models; Scale; Aircraft; Race Cars; Spacecraft;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 3839
 
NASA Connect - SOF - Wind Tunnel Testing (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining the process of modeling and testing model aircraft. The video features two experts who explain how wind tunnels work.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Wind Tunnels; Testing; Models; Data; Research; Scientists; Aircraft;
Duration: 00:01:22
Popularity (downloads): 3051
 
NASAConnect - TOAT - Wind Tunnels (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining wind tunnels and how they are used as research tools. It also explores the SR-71 Blackbird and why it's used as an ideal research test plane....

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Wind Tunnel; SR-71 Blackbird; Test Plane; Measuring Tools; Flow Visualization; Turbulence;
Duration: 00:02:35
Popularity (downloads): 2526
 
NASASciFiles - The Design Process (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the design process and how wind tunnels are used in this process.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Testing; Design; Birds; Wings; Wind Tunnel; Scale Models; Micro Aerial Vehicle; Biologists; Iterate; Data Collection; Analyze;
Duration: 00:01:56
Popularity (downloads): 1432
 
NASASciFiles - The Channel Tunnel (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the development, design, and creation of the Channel Tunnel.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Transportation; Train; Automobile; English Channel; Channel Tunnel; Nepoleon; France; Great Britain; Geology; Ventilation; Problem; Solution; Scientific Exploration; Study; Ice Age; Sea Level; Technicians; Kilometer; Transatlantic Tunnel; Sea Floor; Anchors;
Duration: 00:04:30
Popularity (downloads): 3673
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT12 - NACA (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the predecessor to NASA. The segment explains how NACA played a huge role in the development of aircraft and aeronautical research and development.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; NASA; NACA; Aeronautical Development; Aviation Organization; President Woodrow Wilson; Pioneer Flight Achievments; Lab; Variable Density Tunnel; High Altitude Flying; Air Pressure; Wind Tunnel; Aerodynamics; Jet Powered Aircraft;
Duration: 00:06:31
Popularity (downloads): 1989
 
NASASciFiles - The Four Forces of Flight (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how the four forces of flight put planes in the air.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. D.; Lift; Weight; Thrust; Drag; Newton; Third Law; Air; Wind Tunnel; Luther Jenkins; Air Flow; Curvature; Wing;
Duration: 00:05:26
Popularity (downloads): 2315
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT11 - Spin Tunnel (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing the development of the Vertical Spin Tunnel, designed by NACA engineers to study the flight conditions of an aircraft in spin.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Retrospective; Brad Breckenridge; Flat Spin; Spin Tunnel; NACA; Steele McGonegal; Lt. Francis Evans;
Duration: 00:03:40
Popularity (downloads): 1504
 

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