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NASA Connect - EOM - Surveying Mars and Aerobraking (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining how NASA scientists survey Mars with the Mars Global Surveyor. The video also explains aerobraking and how geometry influences this.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Geometry; Mars Global Surveyor; Aerobraking; Ellipse; Orbit;
Duration: 00:02:46
Popularity (downloads): 1116
 
NASA Connect - EOM - Planetary Observer Activity (2004)
NASA Connect Segment featuring an online activity to show students how to design a planetary observer like the Mars Global Surveyor.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mars Global Surveyor; Online Activity; Website; Spacecraft; Mapping Configuration; Mapping Orbit Geometry; Science Instruments; Mars Orbiter Camera; Thermal Emission Spectrometer;
Duration: 00:02:33
Popularity (downloads): 1751
 
NASA Connect - EOM - Surveying and Studying Mars (2004)
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...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Shadows; Geometry; Angles; Tangent; Height; Land Formations; Mars Global Surveyor; Olympus Mons; Mars Elevation; Valles Marineris; Leg; Hypotenuse;
Duration: 00:03:56
Popularity (downloads): 1688
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT15 - Aerobraking (2004)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the function of aerobraking and how this helps reduce costs and create more room in aircraft.

Genre: Educational
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;
Duration: 00:07:36
Popularity (downloads): 1673
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT11 - GPS (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing how pilots, drivers, hikers, seismologists, and the military use Global Positioning Systems (GPS).

Genre: Educational
Keywords: How It Works; Johnny Alonso; GPS; Global Positioning System; Dr. Kevin Dutton;
Duration: 00:03:35
Popularity (downloads): 1857
 
NASASciFiles - GPS (2002)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining the Global Positions System and how it monitors and measures crustal movement.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Earthquake; Global Positioning System; Stations; Satellites; Crustal Movement; Earth; Blind Fault; Computer Simulation; Slip Rate; Prediction; Displacement;
Duration: 00:02:08
Popularity (downloads): 2342
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT10 - Climate Change (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment explaining how NASA will use satellites engineered to analyze and predict trends in climate change and global warming.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: On The Runway; Global Warming; Greenhouse Gases; Climate Models; Stephanie Nevin; Satellite; Calipso; Cloudsat; Dr. Lamont Poole; A-Train;
Duration: 00:03:40
Popularity (downloads): 1901
 
Salton Honored - A SMART Celebration: IR hearted in Digital Libraries (1995)
Edward Fox as a past student gave a multimedia presentation about IR as in the heart of digital libraries and the global information infrastructure.

Genre: Lecture
Keywords: Information Retrieval; SMART; Cornell; 30 Years; Computer Science; Edward Fox; Global Information Infrastructure; Digital Libraries
Duration: 00:25:17
Popularity (downloads): 1436
 
NASA Connect - VE - System Diagrams Activity (2004)
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity that is an introduction to systems. The video explores earth systems and the global water cycle.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Systems; Subsystems; Global Water Cycle; Standard System Symbols; Model;
Duration: 00:03:38
Popularity (downloads): 1255
 
Report #265, complete video
The short film: "Perseus Global Watcher."

Genre: Documentary
Keywords:
Duration: 00:07:42
Popularity (downloads): 1112
 

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