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NASAKSN - Time Zones (2003)
NASA Kids Science News segment explaining time zones and how they work.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News; Time Zones; Earth; Sphere; 360 Degrees; Longitude; 24 Hours; Sun; Noon;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 2236
 
NASA Connect - DITNS - Aurora Student And Web Activity (2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in an activity that investigates the Aurora Borealis. During the activities the students use geographic coordinates to find and plot locations on maps, draw conclusions...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Web Activity; Latitude; Longitude; Geographic Coordinates; Northern Lights; Aurora Borealis;
Duration: 00:03:35
Popularity (downloads): 1629
 
NASA Connect - Dancing In The Night Sky (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Connect Segment exploring the Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights. This segment exlains this natural phenomena and its history. NASA Connect...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Aurora Borealis; Northern Lights; Artificial Aurora; Terrella; Magnetism; Earth; Electrons; Natural Phenomena; Plasma; Solar Wind; Light Particles; Atmospheric Gases; Student Activity; Web Activity; Latitude; Longitude; Geographic Coordinates; Data Analysis; Measurement; Scientists; Engineers; Solar Minimum; Solar Maximum; Number Relationships; Magnetometer; Magnetic Field; Sounding Rockets; Satellites; IMAGE; NASA; Auroras; Solar Storm; Ring Currents; Earth's Atmosphere; Polar Region; Plasmosphere; Aurora Australis; Auroral Acitivity; Aurora Phases; Polar Mission; Sun-Earth Connection Fleet; Multi-Wave Length Imaging; Coronal Mass Ejection; Geomagnetic; Quiet; Growth; Onset; Expansion; Auroral Bulge; Max Area; Recovery; Conjugate Aurora;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 1923
 
NASAConnect - Wherever You Go There You Are (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing seven segments as described below. NASA Connect Video involving students in an activity that investigates angles and direction. Video asks question pertaining to the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Global Position System; Navigation; Mariner; Aersospace; Birds;
Duration: 00:30:22
Popularity (downloads): 1629
 
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
 
NASAConnect - The Measurement of All Things: Atmospheric Detectives (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing seven segments as described below. NASA Connect Video explains how scientist use LIDAR to help them measure aerosols in the atmosphere. It also describes active...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Atmosphere; Aerosol; Remote Sensing; SAGE II; Picasso-Cena; Lidar;
Duration: 00:28:25
Popularity (downloads): 759
 
NASA Connect - Ahead Above The Clouds (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Connect Segment exploring new and future technology to help meteorologists predict hurricanes and other severe weather. The video explores GIFTS,...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Geostationary; Satellites; Technology; Hurricanes; Geostationary Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer; GIFTS; Temperature; Water Vapor; Wind; Remote Sensing; Steering Winds; Hurricane Hunters; Moisture; Air Pressure; National Hurricane Center; Eye Wall; Computer Models; Data; Hurricane Prediction; Meteorologists; The Weather Channel; Typhoon; Baguio; Tropical Cyclone; Eye Center; Landfall Probability; Hurricane Watch; Hurricane Warning; Tropical Wave; Low-Pressure System; Coordinates
Duration: 00:28:31
Popularity (downloads): 2515
 
NASA Connect - The A-Train Express (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect segment explaining aerosols and their affect on the changes of climate and weather. The segment also explores the lidar...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Aerosols; Atmosphere; Lidar; CALIPSO; Satellite; Radar; Laser; Light; Radio Waves; Probe; CNES; Climate; Weather; Clouds; Particles; Volcanoes; Dust Storms; Sun Photometer; Milivolts; Voltage; Student Activity; Precipitation; Heat; Winds; Air Pressure; Moisture; Density; Relative Humidity; Polar; Temperate; Tropical; GLOBE Program; Students; Data; Research; Environment; Weather Balloon; Weather Station; Afternoon Constellation; Aura; PARASOL; CloudSat; Aqua; OCO; Cumulus Clouds; Stratus Clouds; Cirrus Clouds; Nimbostratus; Stratocumulus; Cumulonimbus; Fog; Estimation;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 1804
 

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