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|Big Bounce, The
The story of the Echo communications satellite project, and how scientists learned to bounce a radio signal off a big balloon.
Keywords: Communication: Telephone;Space: Satellites;Communication: Satellite;
Popularity (downloads): 265
|NASAConnect - WYGTYA - GPS
NASA Connect Segment using a road rally to test how well the hosts can navigate using GPS receivers. The video explains how GPS works and its everyday uses.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Global Positioning Satellite; Navigation; Satellite; GPS Receiver;
Popularity (downloads): 1539
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT10 - Aurora Borealis
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing the Northern Lights and explaining how they affect satellite and ground communications behavior.
Keywords: Behind The Scenes; Aurora Borealis; Northern Lights; Jennifer Pulley; Magnetosphere; Satellite; Dr. Sten Odenwald; Solar Wind;
Popularity (downloads): 2470
|NASA Connect - HASB - Solar Storms and Satellites
NASA Connect segment explaining how NASA scientists use satellites to study and predict solar storms. The segment also explores which satellites are used, why this research is important, and how...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Sun; Earth; Solar Storms; Electromagnetic Radiation; Electromagnetic Spectrum; Gamma Rays; Radio Waves; Infrared Waves; Visible Waves; Ultra-Violet Waves; X-Ray; SOHO Satellite; Ace Satellite; Image Satellite; Solar Wind Speed; Ring Currents; Plasmasphere;
Popularity (downloads): 1984
|NASA Connect - PSA - Personal Satellite Assistant
NASA Connect Segment explaining mechanical systems. It also compares and contrasts a mechanical system to the system of the International Space Station and Personal Satellite Assistants.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mechanical Systems; International Space Station; Personal Satellite Assistant;
Popularity (downloads): 617
|NASA Connect - PSA - More On the PSA
NASA Connect Segment exploring more aspects of the Personal Satellite Assistant. It explains motion and its relationship with the mass of objects in connection to the PSA.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mass; Motion; Gravity; Force; Personal Satellite Assistant;
Popularity (downloads): 1721
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT9 - Helios
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing NASA's new Helios aircraft that is remotely piloted to fly at high altitudes. The segment explains how the Helios is a type of satellite to...
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Helios; Pilot; Atmosphere; Satellite; Solar; Altitudes; Ultralite Composite Materials; Weather; Telecommunications;
Popularity (downloads): 1479
|NASA Connect - DITNS - IMAGE Satellite
NASA Connect Segment explaining Earth oribiting satellites that record and analyze the causes of auroras. The segment explores the IMAGE satellite and other technology.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Satellites; IMAGE; NASA; Auroras; Solar Storm; Ring Currents; Earth's Atmosphere; Polar Region; Plasmosphere; Aurora Australis;
Popularity (downloads): 2309
|NASAConnect - MOAT - Remote Sensing Using Picasso-Cena
NASA Connect Segment studying the atmosphere with Picasso-Cena, a new technological satellite, to explore the affects of aerosols in the atmosphere and how it will affect the environment.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Picasso-Cena; Remote Sensing; Satellite; Aerosol; Atmosphere;
Popularity (downloads): 527
|STS-48 UARS Deploy with FCR Highlights, segment 03 of 9
With the assistance of Houston mission control, Discovery astronauts deploy the Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite from the shuttle. The mission took place from September 12-18, 1991 and released the Upper...
Keywords: NASA;Discovery;space;shuttle;mission control;astronauts;
Popularity (downloads): 1030