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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.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Communication: Telephone;Space: Satellites;Communication: Satellite;
Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 265
 
NASASciFiles - Mirrors, Reflection, and Refraction (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment exploring the way light bends and bounces.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Michelle Shinn; Laser; Bounce; Reflection; Mirror; Refraction; Liquid Nitrogen; Speed Of Light; Concave; Convex; Lens;
Duration: 00:02:50
Popularity (downloads): 1981
 
Kindergarten ball game (1904)
A row of approximately twenty-five children under the age of six can be seen facing the camera. They stand in front of a long blackboard with the words "Kansas City,...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Games; Play; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:55
Popularity (downloads): 508
 
Oceanfloor Legacy, segment 06 of 14 (1991)
The process of sea floor mapping is discussed

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Ocean;Radioactive waste;San Francisco;
Duration: 00:02:13
Popularity (downloads): 457
 
NASASciFiles - The Case of the Barking Dogs (2003)
NASA Why? Files Video containing nine segments as described below. NASA Why? Files segment explaining how to form hypotheses, collect data, and build data matrices. NASA Why? Files segment explaining...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Hypothesis; Data; Observation; Matrix; Chris Lewis; Sound; Bat; Hearing; Ear Canal; Ear Drum; Cochlea; Auditory Nerve; Brain; Frequency; Dr. D.; Speed of Sound; Wind Tunnel; Shock Wave; Air Pressure; Echo; Rhythm; Average; Variable; Temperature; Moisture;
Duration: 00:56:34
Popularity (downloads): 2449
 
NASASciFiles - The Case of the Mysterious Red Light (2003)
NASA Why? Files video containing the following eleven segments. NASA Why? Files segment describing some of the major volcanic events throughout history. NASA Why? Files segment describing the effects of...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. Textbook; Vulcan; Pele; Eruption; Vesuvius; Pompeii; Pelee; St. Pierre; Mt. St. Helens; Northern Jet; Subtropical Jet; Fred Yco; Boston Museum Of Science; Michael Sheiss; Light House; Sun; Photon; Atom; Proton; Neutron; Electron; Energy; Light Wave; P
Duration: 00:58:59
Popularity (downloads): 1970
 
NASASciFiles - The Case of the Phenomenal Weather (2003)
NASA Why? Files video containing the following twelve segments. NASA Why? Files segment explaining how air pressure affects weather. NASA Why? Files segment describing different cloud types and how they...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. D.; Energy; Sun; Wind; Pressure; Air; Density; Sea Breeze; Lisa Mozer; Tropical Depression; Dr. Lin Chambers; Water Vapor; Condensation; Cirrus; Cumulous; Stratus; S'cool; Students' Cloud Observations On-Line; Dr. William Smith; Geostationary Imaging
Duration: 00:58:41
Popularity (downloads): 2291
 
NASA Connect - Geometry of Exploration - Eyes Over Mars (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect Segment involving students in a classroom activity that measures shadows and uses geometry to determine sizes of angles. NASA...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Shadows; Angles; Gnomon; Student Activity; Height; Length; Calculator; Tangent; Erastothenes; Circumference; Parallel Lines; Transversal; Interior Angles; Mars Global Surveyor; Online Activity; Website; Spacecraft; Mapping Configuration; Mapping Orbit Geometry; Science Instruments; Mars Orbiter Camera; Thermal Emission Spectrometer; Distances; Elevation; Direction; Transit; Telescope; Compass; Protractor; Mapping; Polygon; George Washington; Geometry; Land Formations; Mars Global Surveyor; Olympus Mons; Mars Elevation; Valles Marineris; Leg; Hypotenuse; Aerobraking; Ellipse; Orbit;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 831
 
NASASciFiles - The Case of the Unknown Stink (2003)
NASA Why? Files video containing the following ten segments. NASA Why? Files segment explaining the Data Matrix, a logical way of charting observations in an experiment. NASA Why? Files segment...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. D.; Weather Map; Chart; Matrix; Experiment; Data; Mrs. Mazaitis; Newsome Park Elementary; Variation; Dr. Jack Fishman; Amospheric Sciences Research Program; Molecule; Pattern; Aroma; Particle; Nose; Monica Barnes; Scientific Method; Electronics; Engin
Duration: 00:58:20
Popularity (downloads): 2764
 
NASASciFiles - The Case of the Wright Invention (2001)
NASA Sci Files video containing the following thirteen segments. NASA Sci Files segment explaining how brainstorming works to help students think creatively and come up with solutions to solve problems....

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Solutions; Inventions; Inventors; Brainstorming; Creative Thinking; Ideas; Record; Problem; Evaluate; Aeronautics; Data; Helios; Solar Powered; Testing; Flying Wing Aircraft; Remote; Prediction; Models; Aerodynamics; Design; Controlled Flight; History of Flight; Wright Brothers; Jet Engine; Speed of Sound; Rockets; John Glenn; Orbit; Neil Armstrong; Moon; International Space Station; Shuttle; Birds; Invention Concepts; Fundamentals; Research; Data; Observations; Museum; Scale Model; Wind Tunnel; Design; Blended Wing Body; Mold; Computer Aided Design; Engineers; Profile; Drawings; Night Visibility; Experiment; Student Activity; AIAA; Reflective Surfaces; Patents; Trademarks; Words; Names; Symbols; Sounds; Smells; Colors; Copyright; Intellectual Property; Property Right; Reflective Materials; Curing; Ions; Chemistry; Polymer Solution; Energy; Signals; Antenna; Wright Brothers; Testing; Conditions; Glider; Lift; Calculations; Birds; Wings; Wind Tunnel; Scale Models; Micro Aerial Vehicle; Biologists; Iterate; Data Collection; Analyze; Invention Process; Scientific Method; Identify Problem; Kitty Hawk; Flight Control; Airplane; Hanger;
Duration: 00:58:47
Popularity (downloads): 1165
 

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