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|NASASciFiles - Reflective Materials
NASA Sci Files segment exploring reflective materials, how they are made, and how they work.
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Reflective Materials; Curing; Ions; Chemistry; Polymer Solution; Energy; Signals; Antenna;
Popularity (downloads): 1149
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT4 - Composite Materials
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring new, lightweight materials called composite materials. The video describes NASA's use of these materials in new space craft parts that are tougher and safer than...
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Steel; Aircraft; Lightweight; Composite Materials; NASA; Temperature Resistant; Advanced Materials and Processing Branch; Nano Tools; Grafite Composite; Carbon Fibers; Synthesis; Polymermatrix Resin; Glue; Microspheres;
Popularity (downloads): 2434
|NASASciFiles - Night Visibility Experiment
NASA Sci Files segment involving students in an experiment that studies night visibility and reflective surfaces.
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Night Visibility; Experiment; Student Activity; AIAA; Reflective Surfaces;
Popularity (downloads): 1022
|NASASciFiles - Flight Materials
NASA Sci Files segment demonstrating NASA's use of smart materials to design the next generation of aircraft.
Keywords: Thrust; Drag; Lift; Weight; Range; Maximum Flight Distance; Composite; Smart Materials; Nitinol;
Popularity (downloads): 1928
Surveys the growth of the plastic industry, stressing the new materials developed during World War II. Shows the manufacture and fabrication of articles from plastic materials.
Popularity (downloads): 267
|NASAConnect - RFTF - Composite and Testing Questions
NASA Connect Segment answering questions from emails and call-ins. Two experts sit in to answer questions about future space vehicles, composite materials, and daily uses for those materials.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Composite Materials; Space Vehicles; Panel of Experts; X-33; X-34; Unpiloted Test Vehicles;
Popularity (downloads): 1394
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT15 - New Materials
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring new materials technology development and how it has revolutionized the world of science and technology.
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; New Materials; Composite; Kevlar; Steel; Strong; Bullet Proof; Puncture Proof; Protective Clothing; Lightweight; Synthetic; Structures; Chemistry; High Performance; Electrical Conductivity; Armor; Glass Fiber; Flexible; Polymer; Fabrication; Molecules; Astronauts; International Space Station; Radiation; Meteorites; Aluminum; Carbon Nanotubes; Self-healing Matrix;
Popularity (downloads): 1911
|House in the Middle, The
Atomic tests at the Nevada Proving Grounds (later the Nevada Test Site) show effects on well-kept homes, homes filled with trash and combustibles, and homes painted with reflective white paint....
Keywords: Atomic/nuclear: Civil defense;Cold War;Waste disposal;
Popularity (downloads): 468
|NASAConnect - RFTF - Composite Materials
NASA Connect Segment exploring composite material, what it is, and how it is made. Explains the goals of composites are to develop stronger, more durable, lighter weight materials for...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Composite Material; Space Vehicles; Processes; Lightweight material; Chemistry;
Popularity (downloads): 1414
|NASAConnect - RFTF - Recipes For Chemists
NASA Connect Segment that explores how scientists use recipes in chemistry to formulate new combinations and build new materials. Explains the difference between chemical and physical changes of substances.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Chemistry; Chemical Change; Physical Change; New Materials; Recipes;
Popularity (downloads): 1393