Random Videos From the Collection
6 1/2 Magic Hours (1958)
The comfort and delight of transatlantic air travel at the beginning of the jet age.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Airline industry;Transportation: Air;Tourism;
Duration:
Downloads: 827
 
Wrestling with Uncertainty, segment 08 of 16 (1995)
We can get an idea of materials beneath the Earth's surface by using seismology

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Oil and Gas;
Duration:
Downloads: 480
 
Foxy Grandpa and Polly (1902)
Opens on a stage with a stone fence and a painted backdrop of a forest or garden. Husband and wife team of Hart and DeMar as cartoon characters Foxy Grandpa...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Dance--United States; Vaudeville--United States; Foxy Grandpa (Fictitious character)--Drama; Polly (Fictitious character)--Drama; Silent films; Dance; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Duration:
Downloads: 1684
 
NASASciFiles - Gears and Compound Machines (2003)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how simple and compound machines affect the effort necessary to perform tasks involving force.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Gear; Simple Machine; Wheel; Axle; Teeth; Primary Gear; Driver; Follower Gear; Rotational Speed; Multiply Force; Force Multiplier; Trade-Off; Compound Machine;
Duration:
Downloads: 1987
 
American Frontier (Part II) (1953)
Humanistic film showing the effects of an oil discovery on Williston, North Dakota and the surrounding region.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Rural America;Oil industry;North Dakota;
Duration:
Downloads: 798
 
Impact '66 (Part I)
Impact '66

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration:
Downloads: 270
 
Tuesday in November (1945)
Idealized portrayal of 1944 U.S. presidential election, directed by John Houseman with assistance of Nicholas Ray.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Political campaigns and elections;
Duration:
Downloads: 562
 
Space Works 8, complete video (1986)
Two topics are presented: (1) Landsat satellite pictures of the Los Angeles coastal region and (2) Shuttle flyby mission linked to the radar detecting devices located in the forest of...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: NASA;Space;
Duration:
Downloads: 1528
 
Dateline: Tomorrow
Aluminum and its many chemical treatment methods.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration:
Downloads: 227
 
American Look (Part II) (1958)
The definitive Populuxe film on 1950s automotive, industrial, interior and architectural design.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Design;Automobiles: Design and manufacturing;Futurism;
Duration:
Downloads: 1552
 
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