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|STS-53 Launch and Landing, segment 04 of 5
This video follows the pre-launch, launch and landing of the Discovery/STS-53 and contains some commentary of the activities taking place. This segment is a sampling of the crew members' activities...
Keywords: NASA;Discovery;STS-53;Space Ship Orbit;
Popularity (downloads): 685
|NASA Connect - WFS - Electricity and Magnetism
NASA Connect segment explaining how NASA is using electricity and magnetism to propell spacecraft into orbit. The segment also explains acceleration, mass, and force in an algebraic equation.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Electricity; Magnetism; Electromagnetism; Force; Mass; Acceleration; Spacecraft; Orbit; Propell; Propulsion; MagLev; Magnetic Levitation; Data; Graph;
Popularity (downloads): 2410
|STS-48 Larry King Interview, segment 09 of 9
Discovery astronauts are interviewed by Larry King while in orbit. The mission took place from September 12-18, 1991 and released the Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite.
Popularity (downloads): 775
|Worlds Smaller than Saturn, segment 01 of 4
Contains three animations from NASA's Astronomy Visualization Lab including an extra-solar planet, star and planet orbit, and young stellar disk and planet formation. Concludes with footage of astronomers and the...
Keywords: NASA;astronomy;Mauna Kea;animation;planets;telescope;
Popularity (downloads): 1172
|NASAKSN - Floating In Space
NASA Kids Science News segment explaining why astronauts float in space.
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News; International Space Station; Weightless; Zero-Gravity; Float; Free-Falling; ISS; Orbit;
Popularity (downloads): 1761
|NASA Connect - GoE - Elliptical Orbit Activity
NASA Connect Segment involving students participating in an activity to measure and calculate ellipses. The activity explains ellipses and their relation to Earth and Mars.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Ellipses; calculate; Orbits; Student Activity; Johannes Kepler;
Popularity (downloads): 978
|NASASciFiles - ISS Life
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the International Space Station and how living in space is different than living on Earth.
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Weightless; Gravity; Orbit; International Space Station; Living Environment; Earth; Commander;
Popularity (downloads): 1451
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT15 - Aerobraking
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the function of aerobraking and how this helps reduce costs and create more room in aircraft.
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Aerobraking; Spacecraft; Air Travel; Space Shuttle; Gravitational Field; Earth; Thrusters; Accelerate; Decelerate; Science Instruments; Atmospheric Drag; Fuel Efficient; Planet; Aerospace Engineer; Eliptical Orbit; Magellan; Venus; Mars; Global Surveyor; Oddessy; Aerocapture; Aeroshell;
Popularity (downloads): 1673
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT9 - Project Gemini
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the history of the Gemini project that was instrumental in getting man to the moon.
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Project Gemini; Moon; Space Flight; Procedures; Training; Mercury Program; Space Mission; Apollo Program; Lunar Orbit;
Popularity (downloads): 2096
|The Four Great Observatories
Four NASA orbital observatories will provide a more complete view of the universe. The four featured observatories are the Hubble Space Telescope, Gamma Ray Observatory, Advanced X-Ray Astrophysics Facility, and...
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