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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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STEM in 30 host, Marty Kelsey, explains a magic, mind-reading trick through simple math.
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On December 7, 1941 the Japanese attached Pearl Harbor, Hawaii leading the United States into World War II. Learn about the attack on Pearl Harbor in this middle school friendly video. 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: https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/world-war-ii/6Yc7MtgiNxdvFTjq#r/ For more FREE teacher resources from the...
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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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NASA Astronaut John Herrington is a member of the Chickasaw Nation. That language did not have words to describe space travel. Take a look at the vocabulary that had to be invented to describe his journey into space. This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled "Communication is Key: National History Day 2020" To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-AYK-3QrdY&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources for...
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From a sheep a duck and a rooster to technological advances, the story of ballooning has a long and interesting history. Join Curator Emeritus, Tom Crouch, and master hot air balloon pilot, Bill Costen, to learn about the history of ballooning! To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sqoXjiWnm2Y&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources about balloons check out Smithsonian Learning Lab:...
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Join STEM in 30 host Marty as he visits the National Museum of the United States Air Force to take a closer look at the F-117 Nighthawk and learn more about Stealth. This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled ""Perseverance, What it Takes to Explore the Red Planet!"" To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukOuiwizc2U&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=2 For more learning resources for National History Day check out...
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Did you know that in Vancouver, Washington the USGS operates the Volcano Observatory that monitors volcanoes 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Step inside the observatory and learn when the next "big one" will happen. Be sure to check out the full episode of STEM in 30 on volcanoes and earthquakes: https://youtu.be/VkT7zKNHPm8 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...
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Did you know stealth technology has its roots in nature. Learn about RADAR and echolocation from Chris Kratt of the Wild Kratts! This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled ""Perseverance, What it Takes to Explore the Red Planet!"" To watch the full episode visit: https://youtu.be/ukOuiwizc2U For more learning resources for National History Day check out Smithsonian Learning Lab: https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/spy-planes/JY5stfk7L2HxxCyd#r/ For more...
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Some of the payloads the Shuttles deployed have changed the way we view our Solar System like the Magellen probe launched from the Shuttle Atlantis to investigate other planets. Others however have let us look past our solar system and galaxy like the Chandra X-ray Observatory launched on the Columbia orbiter. But none has quite captured human’s curiosity and changed our understanding of the universe more than the Hubble Space Telescope. Go look at some photos Hubble has taken. What can you...
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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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Learn more about the various ways to help promote a healthy bee population in your community.
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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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Do you know the difference between the iconic SR-71 in display at the Air and Space Museum and the A-12 Oxcart? Find out about these and learn if the A-12 was ever shot at. . . and what happened. This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled ""Perseverance, What it Takes to Explore the Red Planet!"" To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukOuiwizc2U&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=2 For more learning resources for...
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Learn about the B-2 Spirit on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in Dayton Ohio. This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled ""Perseverance, What it Takes to Explore the Red Planet!"" To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukOuiwizc2U&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=2 For more learning resources for National History Day check out Smithsonian Learning Lab:...
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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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Check out the full STEM in 30 show on Earthquakes and Volcanos
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Teachers, are you looking for a classroom friendly way to teach air pressure and how to measure it. Use this lesson to connect to the real world use of barometric pressure in flying airplanes. 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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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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Learn all about the aircraft carrier, the USS Enterprise, including the model of it in the collection of the National Air and Space Museum. To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-AYK-3QrdY&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources about Naval Aviation check out Smithsonian Learning Lab: https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/naval-aviation/U904JskhabPJL5PK#r/ For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National...
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What is a force? What are the four forces of flight? Have you ever flown on an airplane? What forces do you see? Let us know down in the comments. 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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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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Confused about what a solstice is and what causes it? The National Air and Space Museum is here to help explain the celestial term.
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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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Gene Kranz was involved in many of the early space missions. Learn about his role and the role of communication in his success. This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled ""Communication is Key: National History Day 2020"" To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-AYK-3QrdY&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 If you're interested in hearing more from Gene Kranz here is a video of him discussing failure:...
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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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Is the average speed of a middle schooler faster than the average speed of the Wright Flyer's first flight?
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Join STEM in 30, a fast paced show for middle school science students as we explore topics from Star Trek to the Wright brothers.
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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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Do you like being poked, prodded, and analyzed? If you said yes, then you may have a future as an astronaut. Astronauts don’t just conduct scientific experiments, they are part of an experiment themselves. Learning about the human factors of spaceflight is an important element to a future trip to Mars. In this episode of STEM in 30, we explored the effects of space on the humans who travel there. We were joined by NASA astronaut Anna Fisher.   This program is made possible through the...
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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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Have you ever wondered how important people get to where they are? Spaceport America firefighter, Jeff Stroud, shares his path in this segment brought to you by STEM in 30. His advice?
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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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It was a dark and stormy night. No really, it was when Robert Curbeam was attempting to land on an aircraft carrier. To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-AYK-3QrdY&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources about Naval Aviation check out Smithsonian Learning Lab: https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/naval-aviation/U904JskhabPJL5PK#r/ For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum...
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Looking for ways to help promote a healthy bee population this spring? Learn how to create Mason Bee Houses - a bee habitat you can make with simple materials! 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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After the Challenger tragedy, NASA replaced Teacher’s in Space with Educator Astronauts. Instead of recruiting private citizens to fly, they trained mission specialists that had educator backgrounds to be astronauts. In 2004, NASA selected Ricky Arnold, Dottie Metcalf-Lindenberger and Joe Acaba. Do you have a favorite teacher? Do you think they could be the next educator astronaut? What role do educator astronauts have in the future of space travel? This video was a part a full episode of...
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The GMU Green Machine's Doc Nix tells us what make sound so sweet.
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NASA is building a brand new rocket for the future of human spaceflight. The Space Launch System (SLS) will take astronauts beyond the International Space Station in low-Earth orbit. It will take humans around the Moon and eventually to Mars. Astronaut Christina Koch, who graduated from NASA’s astronaut training program in 2015, helps us examine the SLS rocket in more detail. Quick Facts: According to Koch, the SLS Rocket is 322-feet (98-meters) tall. The rocket can lift 77 tons. At launch,...
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The LRO orbits the moon taking high resolution photos to further study the surface of the moon and to find new potential landing sites for future missions to the moon. 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 museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Did you know there is a huge intersection between art and science? Learn about this connection and how you can make exoplanet art of your own. "This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled "Diamonds in the Sky" To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21azRWh4-ok&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=12 For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy...
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Did you know fire is one of the most dangerous things on a ship? Learn how the sailors on the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower fight fires and see the equipment they use. To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-AYK-3QrdY&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources about Naval Aviation check out Smithsonian Learning Lab: https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/naval-aviation/U904JskhabPJL5PK#r/ For more FREE teacher resources from the...
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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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The National Air and Space Museum houses some amazing objects. Learn about the stories a few of them tell in this video. This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled ""Communication is Key: National History Day 2020"" To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-AYK-3QrdY&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources for National History Day check out Smithsonian Learning Lab:...
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Do you know what a Landing Signal Officer does on an aircraft carrier? They play a vital role in landing airplanes on an aircraft carrier. Learn about their job in this video produced by STEM in 30. To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-AYK-3QrdY&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources about Naval Aviation check out Smithsonian Learning Lab: https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/naval-aviation/U904JskhabPJL5PK#r/ For more...
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Do you know how scientists monitor active volcanoes? Learn about the Spyder from volcanologist, Alexa Van Eaton from the USGS. Be sure to check out the full episode of STEM in 30 on volcanoes and earthquakes: https://youtu.be/VkT7zKNHPm8 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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In the lifetime of today’s middle school students, there hasn’t been a day without a human presence onboard the International Space Station (ISS). This episode of STEM in 30 celebrates the 15th anniversary of continuous occupation of the space station and looks at the incredible accomplishments of the last 15 years. See more from STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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The United States Military Academy, also known as West Point, is one academic institution that's really popular with astronauts. Hear astronauts talk about where they went to college and what they studied. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30 More info: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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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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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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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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Has anyone ever told you that you're full of hot air? How is hot air different from cooler air? This fast-paced webcast will look at how hot air balloons float and how a change in air pressure affects them. This program is made possible through the generous support of the Gerturde E. Skelly Charitable Foundation. Find educator resources at STEM in 30: http://airandspace.si.edu/explore-and-learn/stem-in-30/archive/?id=15678
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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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Charles Lindbergh is probably best known for making the first solo flight across the Atlantic in the "Spirit of St. Louis." However, Lindbergh and his wife, Anne Morrow Lindbergh, also reached other milestones in aviation. This episode of STEM in 30 explores the Lindberghs' aviation-related accomplishments. This program is made possible through the generous support of the Gertrude E. Skelly Charitable Foundation. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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The Blue Angels, the United States Navy's airal demonstration team has been wowing crowds for decades. Learn about the history of the "Boys in Blue". To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-AYK-3QrdY&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources about Naval Aviation check out Smithsonian Learning Lab: https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/naval-aviation/U904JskhabPJL5PK#r/ For more FREE teacher resources from the...
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Beth Wilson, host of STEM in 30, shares a STEAM Second with a look at Orville Wright's musical interests. What did his sister Katharine have to say about her brother's exploits? Find more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/StemIn30
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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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Navajo Code talkers used their complex unwritten language to create a code that enabled them to translate three lines of English in 20 seconds, not 30 minutes which was common with existing code-breaking machines. This episode brought to you by the generous support of Boeing 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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Step inside Adams Balloons in Albuquerque, New Mexico to learn how hot air balloons are made. To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sqoXjiWnm2Y&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources about balloons check out Smithsonian Learning Lab: https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/balloons/C9mXWNeWprqoXUr6#r For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy...
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Join STEM in 30 at the White Sands Missile Range Museum in New Mexico for a look at the PEPP Aeroshell which was used to test the parachutes that landed the Viking Lander on Mars. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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Dean Kamen talks about using different strengths to overcome learning disabilities.
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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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NASA astronauts reflect on the teachers who have influenced them this Teacher's Day!
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In 2014, Alan Eustace set the world record for the highest altitude jump at 135,899 feet. Learn about his journey and find out about the daredevils who preceded Eustace. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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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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Do you know the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears? Goldilocks gets into the bears house while they are out - she tries all the porridge left on the table, Papa Bear's porridge is TOO HOT! Mama Bear's porridge is TOO COLD but Baby Bear's is JUST RIGHT! So what's this have to do with exoplanets? Find out in this classroom friendly 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...
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Here's what's happening in this season on STEM in 30. More information: https://airandspace.si.edu/connect/stem-30/schedule
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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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The Wright brothers had only taken to the sky 14 years before the US entered World War I, but airplanes still played a vital role in the war effort. Because of the events of WWI, airplane technology developed at an incredible rate. This fast-paced webcast looks at how airplanes changed in this short time, how other technology advanced, and how airplanes were used throughout WWI. Originally presented on April 8, 2015 http://airandspace.si.edu/explore-and-learn/stem-in-30/
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Learn more about the various simple machines used in United Airline's maintenance hangars. Check out the full STEM in 30 episode: https://youtu.be/ZFQRDHm05dE 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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2018 marked the NASA's Year of Education on the International Space Station with NASA Astronaut Joe Acaba and Ricky Arnold.
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Learn more about the influence of honeycomb in aerospace at the National Air and Space Museum.
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Did you know that conservators from the National Air and Space Museum play in the dirt? Find out why in this classroom friendly demonstration that shows how lunar dirt was embedded in the spacesuits worn by the astronauts on the moon. For more FREE educational resources be sure to check out STEM in 30: https://airandspace.si.edu/connect/stem-30
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Sally Ride was the first American woman in Space. Ride is among many women who have been and continue to be  critical to the aerospace industry. Find out more about the women who are paving the way to Mars and beyond 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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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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Find out about some of the normal, ordinary, everyday things that become extraordinary when they are done in space. Learn from NASA astronaut Joe Acaba, just an average Joe.
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