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|Besler Corporation Promo Film: Steam-Driven Vehicles
Demonstrates the practicality of steam-driven automobiles, airplanes and trains.
Keywords: Transportation: Steam;
Popularity (downloads): 219
|NASASciFiles - History of Transportation
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the history of transportation including inventions such as the wheel, the steam engine, and the combustion engine.
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Technology; Transportation; History; Automobiles; Wheel; Steam Engine; Combustion Engine; Model T Ford; Mesopotamia; Nicolas Joseph Cugnot; Gottlieb Daimler;; Karl Benz; Aerodynamics; Drag; Air Resistance; Bicycle; Asia; Mass Transportation; Locomotives; Trains; Subway; Trolley; Horse Cars;
Popularity (downloads): 2217
|Mining operations, Pennsylvania coal fields
The film opens on an area covered with snow where the following operations are visible: track laying, and dirt moving by explosion, grader, steam shovel, and steam engine.
Keywords: Mines and mineral resources--Pennsylvania; Actuality--Shorts;
Popularity (downloads): 575
|NASASciFiles - Launch Catapult
NASA Sci Files segment explaining how the on-board steam-powered launch catapult provides the force necessary to give a plane the speed and lift it needs to take off from the...
Keywords: USS Theodore Roosevelt; Aircraft Carrier; John Olivera; Cylinder; Piston; Shuttle; Flight Deck; Thrust; Steam; Nuclear Reactor; Power Plant; Runway; F-14; Dr. D.; Force; Direct Variation; Roll; Dihedral Angle;
Popularity (downloads): 2025
|Highballing to Victory
Transportation in wartime.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront;Rubber;Transportation: General;
Popularity (downloads): 144
|Transportation: Bus, Truck, and Taxi
Jobs moving people.
Keywords: Occupations: Transportation;
Popularity (downloads): 710
|NASA Connect - MTF - Transportation Growth and Patterns
NASA Connect segment exploring transportation growth since the early 1900s and how the patterns of this growth are mathematical and are related to the Fibonacci sequence.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Golden Ratio; Fibonacci Sequence; Ratios; Mathematics; Proportions; Airplanes; Wright Brothers; Small Aircraft; Transportation System; Propeller Airplanes; Transportation Growth; Patterns;
Popularity (downloads): 1114
|NASASciFiles - PAVs
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the new technology of Personal Air Vehicles and how the new air transportation system is being developed.
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Transportation; Engine; Automobile; Personal Air Vehicle; PAV; Airports; Airspace System; Highways; Small Aircraft Transportation System; SATS; Concept; Streamline; Robotic; Gridlock Commuter; Intermodal Delay; Hangar; Airpark; Traffic;
Popularity (downloads): 2080
|Arteries of New York City
Shows transportation corridors leading into and out of New York City, and efforts at transportation and infrastructure planning.
Keywords: New York City;Transportation: General;City planning;
Popularity (downloads): 1417
|Days of Our Years
Disturbing and sometimes maudlin trilogy of accidents and their effects on railroad workers and their families, shot with virtuosity in working-class Los Angeles.
Keywords: Safety: Occupational;Transportation: Railroad;Occupations: Transportation;
Popularity (downloads): 1409