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NASAKSNN - Vision (2004)
Vision. This segment describes the research at NASA that will help pilots land in foggy conditions.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News Network; KSNN; R. J.; Jessica; Fog; Landing Airplanes in Foggy Conditions;
Duration: 00:01:00
Popularity (downloads): 765
NASASciFiles - Testing (2001)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining the steps of testing and why proper conditions for testing are required.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Wright Brothers; Testing; Conditions; Glider; Lift; Calculations;
Duration: 00:01:03
Popularity (downloads): 1768
NASAConnect - PW - Surface Conditions Experiment (2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in an activity that investigates how surface conditions influence the coefficient of friction between two surfaces.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Friction Coefficient; Ice; Research;
Duration: 00:06:15
Popularity (downloads): 567
Nasa Connect - QTS - Speed of Sound Activity (2004)
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity called the Speed of Sound. The students investigate how sound waves travel at different speeds under various conditions.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Sound; Acoustics; Sound Waves; Sound Travels; Student Activity; Percentage of Error; Speed of Sound; Wind Direction; Weather Conditions; Sound Engineer; Intervals;
Duration: 00:02:56
Popularity (downloads): 1358
For the Living (1949)
Improvement of living conditions in 1940s New York City through the construction of public housing.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: New York City;Houses and homes;Urban renewal;
Duration: 00:21:09
Popularity (downloads): 549
Defense Comes First With Oldsmobile (1942 Oldsmobile Playlets) (1941)
Theatrical screen ad for one of the last pre-World War II automobiles, emphasizing Oldsmobile's adaptability under wartime conditions.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Advertising;World War II: Industrial production;World War II: Prewar preparedness;
Duration: 00:00:49
Popularity (downloads): 1528
Wastage of Human Resources (1947)
How crippling disease, avoidable accidents, crime, war, old age, alcoholism and poor living conditions waste human lives and their potential. This film grew out of the effort to build a...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues;Health and hygiene;Human rights;
Duration: 00:10:17
Popularity (downloads): 694
Outbreak of Salmonella Infection (1954)
Studies a simulated outbreak of food-borne illness caused by organisms of the salmonella group. Examines source and means of contamination, factors aiding the survival and transfer of the organism, conditions...

Genre: Ephemeral
Duration: 00:12:42
Popularity (downloads): 379
NASAConnect - MOAT - Aerosols (2004)
NASA Connect Segment that explains how the amount of aerosols in the atmosphere affects the Earth's weather conditions.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Aerosol; Atmosphere; Weather;
Duration: 00:03:07
Popularity (downloads): 1153
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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