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NASADestinationTomorrow - Episode 2

NASA Destination Tomorrow Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the issue of ice formation on aircrafts. The segment explains how the icing research tunnel is helping engineers combat icing on aircraft. NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring morphing technology and how it can change the future of aircraft. NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing sensor technology and explains what they are and how they work. NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the soundbarrier and how the theory of area rule enabled efficient, supersonic flight to be possible. NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing the new tools that NASA scientists have designed, including the ultrasonic probe, to make dentist visits more pleasant.                                              

Video Information
Year: 2001
Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Icing Research Tunnel; Aircraft; Engineer; Morphing; Metamorphosis; NASA Langley; Microspheres; Smart Material; Active Material; Macrofiber Composite; Supersonic Flight; Sound Barrier; Aerodynamicist; Area Rule; Drag; Lift; Ultrasonic Probe; Dentist; NASA Scientists; Periodontal Disease;
Duration: 00:28:32
Color: Yes
Sound: Yes
Amount of Motion: Low
Language: English
Sponsor: NASA
Contributing Organization: NASA
Transcript Available: No

Digitization Information
Digitization Date: 2004
Digitizing Organization: Open Video

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