Archive: World in Motion Two

World In Motion Two is a twelve episode Virtual Classroom series on a variety of industrial topics including simple gears, toy manufacturing, and how to build a motor, all culminating to a final project whereby students will build their own toy vehicle. Hosted by Lorraine Gower, the virtual classroom consists of a series of demonstrations, student live phone-ins, studio guests, activities, and ends with a homework assignment for the following session. The series ran from April 20 - May 28, 1998.

Episodes

Air Date: September 15, 1998 - 48:15
Host Lorraine Gower discusses the subject of simple gears and demonstrates how they work.
Air Date: September 15, 1998 - 39:46
Host Lorraine Gower discusses the subject of compound gears and demonstrates how they work.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 48:44
Host Lorraine Gower gives a lesson on how to measure speed, and speed ratios.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 46:46
Guest toy manufacturer Scott Irwin joins host Lorraine Gower to discuss the subject of toy manufacturing and retail.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 43:15
Guest engineer Charles Gower joins Lorraine Gower to discuss the subject of design processes.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 59:45
Guest Sarah McKitrick joins Lorraine Gower to discuss and demonstrate the subject of drafting for today's lesson of the World in Motion project.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 55:59
Final lesson of the World in Motion vehicle project. Host Lorraine Gower is joined in studio by guest designer Henry Tsang to talk about the final design.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 53:47
Host Lorraine Gower discusses the subject of motors and demonstrates how to build one for a model train.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 52:08
Host Lorraine Gower gives today's lesson on how on torque and lever arms.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 47:47
Host Lorraine Gower is joined by guest engineer Rudolph Roth to help discuss the subjects of gears, motors, wheels, and the stages of manufacturing.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 53:09
Lesson 11 of the World in Motion project. Host Lorraine Gower is joined in studio by guest engineer Deena Kawlra as they discuss ways to test design prototypes.
Air Date: August 24, 1998 - 51:55
Host Lorraine Gower gives today's lesson on how to measure wheel rim force.