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|NASA Connect - EOM - Surveying Mars and Aerobraking
NASA Connect Segment explaining how NASA scientists survey Mars with the Mars Global Surveyor. The video also explains aerobraking and how geometry influences this.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Geometry; Mars Global Surveyor; Aerobraking; Ellipse; Orbit;
Popularity (downloads): 1116
|NASA Connect - EOM - Planetary Observer Activity
NASA Connect Segment featuring an online activity to show students how to design a planetary observer like the Mars Global Surveyor.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mars Global Surveyor; Online Activity; Website; Spacecraft; Mapping Configuration; Mapping Orbit Geometry; Science Instruments; Mars Orbiter Camera; Thermal Emission Spectrometer;
Popularity (downloads): 1751
|NASA Connect - EOM - Surveying and Studying Mars
NASA Connect Segment exploring how the Mars Global Surveyor works and how students survey Mars by using shadows, angles, and geometry. The video also explains how land formations are...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Shadows; Geometry; Angles; Tangent; Height; Land Formations; Mars Global Surveyor; Olympus Mons; Mars Elevation; Valles Marineris; Leg; Hypotenuse;
Popularity (downloads): 1688
|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 - DT11 - GPS
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing how pilots, drivers, hikers, seismologists, and the military use Global Positioning Systems (GPS).
Keywords: How It Works; Johnny Alonso; GPS; Global Positioning System; Dr. Kevin Dutton;
Popularity (downloads): 1857
|NASASciFiles - GPS
NASA Sci Files segment explaining the Global Positions System and how it monitors and measures crustal movement.
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Earthquake; Global Positioning System; Stations; Satellites; Crustal Movement; Earth; Blind Fault; Computer Simulation; Slip Rate; Prediction; Displacement;
Popularity (downloads): 2342
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT10 - Climate Change
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment explaining how NASA will use satellites engineered to analyze and predict trends in climate change and global warming.
Keywords: On The Runway; Global Warming; Greenhouse Gases; Climate Models; Stephanie Nevin; Satellite; Calipso; Cloudsat; Dr. Lamont Poole; A-Train;
Popularity (downloads): 1901
|Salton Honored - A SMART Celebration: IR hearted in Digital Libraries
Edward Fox as a past student gave a multimedia presentation about IR as in the heart of digital libraries and the global information infrastructure.
Keywords: Information Retrieval; SMART; Cornell; 30 Years; Computer Science; Edward Fox; Global Information Infrastructure; Digital Libraries
Popularity (downloads): 1436
|NASA Connect - VE - System Diagrams Activity
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity that is an introduction to systems. The video explores earth systems and the global water cycle.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Systems; Subsystems; Global Water Cycle; Standard System Symbols; Model;
Popularity (downloads): 1255
|Report #265, complete video
The short film: "Perseus Global Watcher."
Popularity (downloads): 1112