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Margaret Mead, cultural anthropologist.

Image: Langley First Wind Tunnel, NASA

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ISSN 2329-0099

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The honeycombed, screened center of this open-circuit air intake for Langley’s first wind tunnel insured a steady, nonturbulent flow of air. Two mechanics pose near the entrance end of the actual tunnel, where air was pulled into the test section through a honeycomb arrangement to smoothen the flow.

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