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SR-71 pilot and National Air and Space Museum docent Buz Carpenter gives STEM in 30 host Marty a tour of his favorite plane, the SR-71 Blackbird. Find more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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How did you become a pilot for the SR-71 Blackbird? Buz Carpenter knows. He started flying the SR-71 in 1975 after a week-long interview process that included an astronaut physical. Buz shares what it was like becoming a Blackbird pilot, how pilots used their 580-degree windows to heat up their lunches, and how the aircraft got the nickname Habu.
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The National Air and Space Museum took a field trip to one of two places on the planet you can see the Stealth Fighter.
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Ever wonder what sets Moon rocks apart from Earth rocks? Check out STEM in 30. In this Geek Moment, host Marty Kelsey gives a sneak peak at some of the rocks that NASA brought back from the Moon on the Apollo 15, 16, and 17 missions. Find more STEM in 30 at: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30 Exploring science, technology, engineering, art, and math in 30 minutes or less.
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The X-57 “Maxwell” is an all-electric experimental aircraft. The X-57 flight demonstrator is designed to showcase one way electric power can shape new airplanes through a technology called Distributed Electric Propulsion (DEP). More info: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Fifty years ago this September, one of the most popular shows in the history of television premiered. "Star Trek" has inspired generations of scientists, astronauts, and engineers, and introduced many technologies that have gone from science fiction to science reality. Boldly go on a voyage with STEM in 30 as we explore the "Star Trek" universe, including the studio model of the starship "Enterprise" on display in our "Boeing Milestones of Flight Hall."...
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Do you know the difference between the SR-71 Blackbird and the A-12 Oxcart? Find out in this video filmed at CIA Headquarters in Langley, Virginia. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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NASA Astronaut Alvin Drew reflects on how the Apollo program influenced his career path.
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Did you know that only 15 days after the 9-11 attacks the CIA had officers on the ground in Afghanistan? Flying this Mi-17 helicopter 7 crew and three million dollars landed in Afghanistan paving the way for future operations. Hear the whole story from CIA Museum Director Robert Byer. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Look in to the past with radio observatories like the Very Large Array. STEM in 30 host Marty talks to a radio astronomer about what the VLA is and what its used for.
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The CIA Museum is is not somewhere most people get to go. Located at CIA headquarters in Langley, Viriginia the museum is home to an amazing collection of CIA related artifacts including the Jawbreaker helicopter. Learn more here. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Andrew Probert, an artist who contributed the designs of the USS Enterprise for Star Trek: The Motion Picture and the Enterprise-D for Star Trek: The Next Generation, discusses how he got into designing spaceships.
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“One small step for man.” “Boldly go where no man has gone before.” These iconic gender-specific phrases don’t tell the entire story. Women have been, and continue to be, an important part of the aerospace industry, from the first woman in space, Valentina Tereshkova; to human computer Katherine Johnson who helped send humans to the Moon; to Christina Koch, one of NASA’s newest astronauts. In this episode of STEM in 30, we explore the women who are helping pave the way to Mars. We...
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STEM in 30 host Marty Kelsey had a chance to sit down with Apollo 11 astronaut and ask him about experiments done in space, long-term spaceflight, science fiction, dealing with failure, and the importance of STEAM.
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The GMU Green Machine's Doc Nix tells us what make sound so sweet.
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Built of titanium, the SR-71 Blackbird is the world's fastest jet-propelled aircraft. The Blackbird's performance and operational achievements placed it at the pinnacle of aviation technology developments during the Cold War. In this episode of STEM in 30 we feature the SR-71 Blackbird on display at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center and explore why it was so important for reconnaissance. This program is made possible through the generous support of the International Titanium Association. See more...
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STEM in 30 host, Marty Kelsey, asks fABC News Chief Meteorologist Ginger Zee as many questions about her middle school years as she can in one minute. Check out the STEM in 30 show featuring Ginger Zee: Rock Me Like a Hurricane - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ky8asbKKXnM
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Architect of the Saturn V rocket, Wernher von Braun came to the United States through Operation Paperclip. Learn about this amazing project with the help of the New Mexico Museum of Space History in Alamogordo, New Mexico. To learn more about WWII, be sure to check out the full episode of STEM in 30: https://youtu.be/N9gyXZUwRdM More about the New Mexico Museum of Space History: https://youtu.be/Otd1v3YuJDU For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum...
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Apollo 11 Astronaut reflects on his career path from pilot to astronaut, to director of the National Air and Space Museum, and how important the museum is to the legacy of Apollo.
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On May 8, 1945, the United States celebrated Victory in Europe Day or VE Day. Learn about this historic day here. Be sure to check out the full episode of STEM in 30: https://youtu.be/N9gyXZUwRdM For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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This spreadsheet is an index to the "STEM in 30" collection on Internet Archive showing derived MPEG2 duration/run time as well as other metadata about individual videos. Useful for programming episodes on your Educational Acces TV channel.
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Ever wonder how the Wright brothers came up with their ideas for inventing the airplane? They were engineers! With this new interactive website from the National Air and Space Museum you can apply engineering principles to difficult aeronautical problems and design your own airplane. Do you have what it takes? Find out by visiting Engineering the Wright Way. Go to s.si.edu/wrightworkshop.
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Apollo 11 launched from Cape Kennedy on July 16, 1969, sending three Americans to the Moon. Learn all about the Apollo program. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Ever wonder how a pilot controls a helicopter? Steve Bussman demonstrates the complex controls of vertical flight. Find more STEM in 30 at: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30 Exploring science, technology, engineering, art, and math in 30 minutes or less.
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Jared Leidich talks about what big, important projects take -- teamwork, communication and failure.
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Did you know the CIA looks to the natural world for intelligence gathering. Learn about some hidden bugs. . . in bugs in this video. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Ever curious how they move large telescopes? Find out.
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One of the most recognizable aircraft in the museum’s collection is the Boeing B-29 Superfortress bomber Enola Gay. The Enola Gay dropped “Little Boy” the first atomic bomb used in combat on August 6, 1945, destroying Hiroshima, Japan. To watch the full episode visit: https://airandspace.si.edu/events/victory-japan-and-end-wwii For lesson plans for the episide please visit the STEM in 30 collection on Smithsonian Learning Lab:...
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How did a toy spark the Wright brother's interest in aviation? Find out with STEM in 30, a TV show for middle school science students. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/STEMin30
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Ideas from patents come from all sorts of places - including the garden! National Air and Space Museum Curator Cathleen Lewis talks about one interesting spacesuit patent design. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Have you ever wondered how important people get to where they are? National Naval Aviation Museum Director , Captain Sterling Gilliam, shares his path in this segment brought to you by STEM in 30. His advice?
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Astronaut Victor Glover talks about some of the components of astronaut training, which includes training in a very large swimming pool and virtual reality training. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Did you know the U-2 spy plane is still flying today? Learn about the evolution of the U-2 from someone who flies it today. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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If you want to know where you are, you need a good clock. For centuries sailors have used clocks to locate where they are out at sea. Today we use synchronized clocks and orbiting satellites for location. In this episode of STEM in 30, we take a look at the challenges of navigating at sea, in the sky, and even in space. This program is made possible through the generous support of Boeing. See more STEM in 30: http://airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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Many of the technologies used in NASCAR are the same as those used in space travel, and many of the forces that keep a plane in the air also keep a race car on the road. Join us on STEM in 30 from the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, North Carolina and look at the crossover between these forces and technologies.
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STEM in 30 host, Marty Kelsey, explains a magic, mind-reading trick through simple math.
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Have you ever wondered what its like to fly into a hurricane? Lets find out!
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STEM in 30 host, Marty Kelsey takes a drive the runway of Spaceport America in New Mexico. STEM in 30 - Your Ticket to Space: Commercial Spaceflight: https://youtu.be/Wtnn90Wt5Vc STEM in 30: https://airandspace.si.edu/connect/stem-30
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Follow along with the STEM in 30 crew as they take to the air in their first helicopter flight. Grab and drag the video to see every angle of this panoramic video! Find more STEM in 30 at: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30 Exploring science, technology, engineering, art, and math in 30 minutes or less.
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In celebration of the anniversary of the Wilbur and Orville Wright's historic first flight in 1903, this fast-paced webcast gives students in sixth to eighth grades an introduction to the Wright brothers and the process of innovation. The program uses the Wright Flyer as a starting point to explore the concepts of flight. This program was made possible through the generous support of Alcoa Foundation. This webcast is a part of our Stem in 30 series:...
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Beth Wilson, host of STEM in 30, shares a STEAM Second with author Reeve Lindbergh, the daughter of Charles Lindbergh, and her book about African American aviator Bessie Coleman. Did you know that Bessie Coleman was the first licensed African American pilot in the United States? Find more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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Marty Kelsey, host of STEM in 30, shares a GEEK Moment with a close look at the SR-71 Blackbird Did you know that the Blackbird was flown to the National Air and Space Museum at speeds over 2000 mph?! Find more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/StemIn30
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Twelve men have walked on the Moon. While the rest of us remain Earth-bound, we’re able to learn about the Moon from the rocks these 12 astronauts brought back for scientific study. We have also found lunar meteorites here on Earth—meteorites produced by impacts hitting the Moon. This episode of STEM in 30 will explore Moon rocks and what they can tell us not only about the Moon but also about our own planet. This program is made possible through the generous support of the International...
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Marty Kelsey, host of STEM in 30, shares a GEEK Moment with a close look at Charles Lindbergh's aircraft, the "Spirit of St. Louis." Did you know that Lindbergh flew all the way from New York to Paris without a windshield? Find more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/StemIn30
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The birth of aeronautical engineering began in the Wright brothers' bike shop in Dayton, Ohio. The family tree of airplanes can be traced back to the Wright brothers’ 1903 Flyer. The principals of flight that got the Wrights into the air are the same today. Join STEM in 30 as we investigate the principals of flight and how the Wright Flyer made it into the air and into the history books. This program is made possible though the generous support of the Alcoa Foundation.
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Have you ever wondered how important people get to where they are? Spaceport America Program Manager, Chris Lopez, shares his path in this segment brought to you by STEM in 30. His advice?
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Cockpits have changed quite a bit since the early days of flight. Learn the basics of what happens inside a cockpit. And also hear what one United Airlines pilot thinks about how the Wright Brothers would fare in today's cockpit. Learn more: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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In this STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, math) inspired STEM in 30, we will look at some of the technological advances of World War I that solidified the airplane’s legacy as a fighting machine. In conjunction with the Embassy of Belgium, we dive deep into how the war affected the lives of children in an occupied country and how lace makers helped feed a nation. The episode will also look at present works of art by artist soldiers on display in the "Artist Soldiers: Artistic...
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Dean Kamen talks about using different strengths to overcome learning disabilities.
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Astronauts certainly don't make it to space on their own. It takes teamwork to make it to the International Space Station. Astronaut Victor Glover talks about the importance of being able to work together. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Ever wonder about the science of vertical flight? Check out STEM in 30. In this Geek Moment, Marty Kelsey introduces the Boeing CH-46 helicopter--also known as the "Phrog"-- at the National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. Find more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30 Exploring science, technology, engineering, art, and math in 30 minutes or less.
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The people of Earth didn't see a photo of our planet until the late 1960s. Photos of Earth changed the way we think about our planet. In this webcast we look at the beginnings of Earth Day and how a better understanding of our place in the universe has evolved through photographic scientific discoveries. This program is made possible through the generous support of Boeing. Learn more about STEM in 30: http://airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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Before they built airplanes, the Wright brothers built bicycles. This episode of STEM in 30 was broadcast live from inside the Wright brothers’ bicycle shop at Greenfield Village in Dearborn, Michigan. We take a look at their workshop and see how their fascination with solving the problem of human flight led to the invention of the airplane. This program is made possible through the generous support of the Alcoa Foundation. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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Join us as we check out the B-One Bomber at the National Museum of the United States Air Force.
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Originally presented on May 20, 2015 Have you ever wondered what it would be like to go into space? How about living and working in there? In this program we explore those questions as well as the benefits and challenges of living and working in space. This program is made possible through the generous support of Safran. Learn more about STEM in 30: http://airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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The B-17 "Flying Fortress" Bomber was instrumental in strategic bombing during WWII. Check out this animation to learn more about the B-17. "Be sure to check out the full episode of STEM in 30: https://airandspace.si.edu/events/world-war-ii-victory-europe For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30 "
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Star Trek" turns 50 this year. In 1966, the show featured imaginary communicator devices that look a lot like our cell phones today. What science fiction from today do you think may become science fact in the future? See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin3
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The earth is a very special place. It's our home and the only place we can survive. So we need to take care of it. What can a middle school student do to keep the Earth nice? Check out some simple tips on how to keep our planet healthy. Remember, there is no Planet B. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Orville and Wilbur Wright were the inventors behind the first successful airplane. They were known for their incredible invention as well as the so-called "Patent Wars" that ensued. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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It can take up to two years of training to become a fully qualified astronaut. Astronaut Christina Koch explains what happens during that time. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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The Neutral Buoyancy Lab is an important part of training for NASA astronaut. Find out what happens there and what’s inside the pool. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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National Air and Space Museum curator, Cathy Lewis, discusses the future of spacesuits and the lessons learned from Apollo era suits. For more FREE educational resources be sure to check out STEM in 30: https://airandspace.si.edu/connect/stem-30
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For students in middle school today the attacks on September 11th, 2001 are historic events. Take a walk with STEM in 30 host Marty through the 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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We asked Adam Savage some popular myths about being in middle school and here are his responses. Is a bad grade the end of the world? https://youtu.be/2twzftgRJms If you aren’t good at something, should you stop doing it? https://youtu.be/tEncM8yBhYU Does being popular in middle school determine how successful you will be later? https://youtu.be/5fjVOHyN9cw What should you do if your interests aren’t cool or popular? https://youtu.be/ccA5DwXU7ys Does your effort in middle school matter?...
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Fly along on a WWI airplane, the Fokker D. VIII (D8). Taken in 2018 from the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome in New York. To learn more about WWI visit STEM in 30: https://airandspace.si.edu/events/world-war-i-how-great-war-still-influences-today
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Did you know that the first aeronautical object in the National Air and Space Museum's collection was a kite acquired in 1876? Kites aren’t only fun objects to fly at the beach or on the National Mall, they have a long and important history. The Wright brothers tested their wing warping theory with a kite and kites have also been used during wartime. In this episode of STEM in 30 we’ll look at not only how kites fly but their importance to aviation history. This program is made possible...
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Balloons have a long and colorful history. After all, the first hot-air balloon passengers were a sheep, duck, and a rooster who flew from France in 1783. Since then, balloons have been a mode of transportation, a military asset, and a source of entertainment for many. Join STEM in 30 as we explore the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta and bring you the history of balloons, the science behind hot-air and gas balloons, and the pageantry of the Fiesta. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30/
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37 seconds into the launch of Apollo 12 the astronauts saw a flash of white light and were jolted. The Saturn V rocket had been struck by lightning! In this science demonstration, middle school science teacher Raji Ganguli with the help of her students explains what happened as the rocket lifted off. Check out the full STEM in 30 episode: https://airandspace.si.edu/events/apollo-12 For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the...
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The women and men who helped win WWII have amazing stories. Hear from George Haines and Geraldine "Geri" Nyman about their roles in WWII. For hints on creating your own oral history interviews check out Jaden Jefferson's Interviewing tips: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CgUxwBZra0Y You can also find more oral histories from: National WWII Museum: https://www.nationalww2museum.org/war/profiles National Holocaust Memorial Museum:...
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Marty Kelsey, the host of STEM in 30, talks with Andy Richardson, the owner of Adams Balloon in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Andy built the Smithsonian balloon that is now part of the collection.
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Rocket thrusters, giant airbags, and a sky crane, these are just a few ways we have landed on other planets. This episode of STEM in 30 will explore the engineering behind these different techniques and what is in store for future missions, and features NASA scientist Ian Clark, Goddard Historian Bill Siders, and Astronauts Paolo Nespoli and Timothy Kopra. This program is made possible through the generous support of NASA. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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STEM in 30 host Marty discusses Apollo 7 with astronaut Walter Cunningham. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Take an immersive look behind the scenes as our Smithsonian film crew embarks aboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower for F-18 carrier qualifications.
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What can we learn from asteroids? How do people navigate? Launch into Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math with the webcast series STEM in 30 from the National Air and Space Museum! Learn more: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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In this episode of STEM in 30, we explore the role African Americans played during World War II and the transformation of aviation. Before 1941, there were no African American pilots in the United States' armed forces. With entry into World War II imminent, the U.S. Army Air Corps began to offer training to African American pilots and mechanics. ’t any African American pilots in the United States armed forces. Called the Tuskegee Airmen because they trained in Tuskegee, Alabama, these airmen...
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