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NASA Connect - GWTF - Airflow Algebra and Geometry (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining air flow. The video describes how drag, lift, and thrust work.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Air Flow; Drag; Thrust; Lift; Constants; Variables; Height; Weight; Bernoulli's Principle; Air Pressure; Geometry; Shape; Size;
Duration: 00:04:07
Popularity (downloads): 2375
 
NASAKSNN - Why Airplanes Fly (2004)
Why Airplanes Fly? This segment explains how airplane flight is similar to bird flight.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News Network; KSNN; Jessica; Cory; Air Foil; Wing Shape; Bernoulli;
Duration: 00:01:00
Popularity (downloads): 1750
 
Vacuum Control (1938)
AN EXPLANATION OF THE PRINCIPLE OF THE NEW VACUUM GEARSHIFT, AND HOW IT CONTRIBUTES TO COMFORT, EASE OF DRIVING, & SAFETY.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 235
 
VIDA (Visual Information Density Adjuster) (1996)
Video demonstration from the 1999 CHI conference. Multiple studies have shown that clutter or sparsity in visual representations can have negative effects ranging from decreased user performance to diminished...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; interactive graphics;information navigation; multiscale interfaces; visual interfaces; visualization; zoomable interfaces
Duration: 00:08:23
Popularity (downloads): 365
 
NASA Connect - Geometry and Algebra - Glow With the Flow (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect Segment explaining air flow. The video describes how drag, lift, and thrust work. NASA Connect Segment exploring drag and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Air Flow; Drag; Thrust; Lift; Constants; Variables; Height; Weight; Bernoulli's Principle; Air Pressure; Geometry; Shape; Size; Algebra; Flow Visualization; Glow; Pressure; Basic Aerodynamic Research Tunnel; BART; Ideal Airflow; Reverse Flow; Luminophores; BWB; Blended Wing Body; Concept Aircraft; Frontal Surface Area; Low Speed Vehicle; Student Activity; Shape; Mars Airbourne Explorer; Space; Computer Simulation;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 1396
 
NASA Connect - Problem Solving - The Wright Math (2002)
NASA Connect Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Connect segment featuring the website of the U.S. Centennial Flight Commission. The website consists of activities for students and teachers...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Centennial of Flight; Wright Brothers; Congress; United States; Web Activity; Astronautics; Aeronautics; Flight Simulator; Axis; First Flying Machine; Glider; Kitty Hawk; Engineering Method; Pitch; Roll; Yaw; Wind Tunnel; Elevator Control; Wing Warp; Rudder; Propellor; Wing; Lift; Drag; Student Activity; Kite; Sail Area; Base; Height; Trapezoidal; Aspect Ratio; Span; First Flight; Wilbur Wright; Orville Wright; Flying Machine; Inventor; Process of Invention; Aircraft Design; Computer Simulation; Biology; Force; Pressure; Relationship; Design Process; Metamorphosis; Morphing; Technology; Control Devices; Smart Matierals; Adaptive Structure; Aerodynamics; Air Flow; Micro-Flow Control; Biomimetics; Nature; Fish Fins;
Duration: 00:28:35
Popularity (downloads): 2241
 
NASAConnect - The Measurement of All Things: Atmospheric Detectives (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing seven segments as described below. NASA Connect Video explains how scientist use LIDAR to help them measure aerosols in the atmosphere. It also describes active...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Atmosphere; Aerosol; Remote Sensing; SAGE II; Picasso-Cena; Lidar;
Duration: 00:28:25
Popularity (downloads): 759
 
NASAConnect - Recipes For the Future (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Connect Video answering questions from emails and call-ins. Two experts sit in to answer questions about future space vehicles,...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Composite Material; Chemistry; Scientific Process; Testing; Experimentation; Polymer; Fiber; Space Vehicles; Panel of Experts; X-33; X-34; Unpiloted Test Vehicles; Experiment; Students Activity; Strength; Deflection; Reinforcement; Stress Cracks; Maximum Deflection; Processes; Lightweight material; Testing New Material; Room Temperature; Extreme Temperature; Durability; Chemical Change; Physical Change; New Materials; Recipes;
Duration: 00:28:15
Popularity (downloads): 2755
 
NASA Connect - Shapes of Flight (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect segment exploring the first types of flights including kite flights. The video explores Kitty Hawk, North Carolina and experimental...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Flights; Experimental Aircraft; Kitty Hawk; Wright Brothers; Auxiliary Wing; Space Vehicle; Kites; Benjamin Franklin; Thrust; Weight; Lift; Drag; Research; Student Activity; Data; Median; Ratio; Mean; Glide; Surface Area; Horizontal; Altitude; Expert; NASA; Scientists; Inquiry; Aircraft Performance; Wing Span; Weather; Mathematics; Scientific Inquiry; Variables; Engineering; Shapes; Wind Tunnels; Testing; Models; Data;
Duration: 00:29:39
Popularity (downloads): 1727
 
NASA Connect - The A-Train Express (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect segment explaining aerosols and their affect on the changes of climate and weather. The segment also explores the lidar...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Aerosols; Atmosphere; Lidar; CALIPSO; Satellite; Radar; Laser; Light; Radio Waves; Probe; CNES; Climate; Weather; Clouds; Particles; Volcanoes; Dust Storms; Sun Photometer; Milivolts; Voltage; Student Activity; Precipitation; Heat; Winds; Air Pressure; Moisture; Density; Relative Humidity; Polar; Temperate; Tropical; GLOBE Program; Students; Data; Research; Environment; Weather Balloon; Weather Station; Afternoon Constellation; Aura; PARASOL; CloudSat; Aqua; OCO; Cumulus Clouds; Stratus Clouds; Cirrus Clouds; Nimbostratus; Stratocumulus; Cumulonimbus; Fog; Estimation;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 1804
 

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