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NASA Connect - EOM - Surveying and Geometry (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining surveying and how surveyors use geometry.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Geometry; Angles; Circumference; Distances; Elevation; Direction; Transit; Telescope; Compass; Protractor; Mapping; Polygon; George Washington;
Duration: 00:04:45
Popularity (downloads): 1546
 
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 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 - GoE - Pythagoras Theorem and Ellipses (2004)
NASA Connect Segment that explains who Pythagoras was and how he contributed towards geometry. Also it explains how geometry is used in everyday life.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Pythagoras; Pythagoras Theorem; Ellipses; Geometry; Right Triangle; Hypotenuse;
Duration: 00:08:32
Popularity (downloads): 1343
 
America's New Frontier, complete video (1992)
Overview of the GLORIA Project. This image acquisition and mapping project covers the EEZ, or Exclusive Economic Zone, a 200 mile wide area of the ocean extending out from...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Ocean;Mapping;Geology;
Duration: 00:27:30
Popularity (downloads): 1125
 
NASA Connect - GoE - Geometry, Mars Microprobe, and More Water On Mars (2004)
NASA Connect Segment exploring ideas of water on Mars. It also explains the Mars Microprobe and its navigation on mars and how this relates to geometry.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Geometry; Mars Microprobe; Mars Navigation;
Duration: 00:03:06
Popularity (downloads): 583
 
NASA Connect - GWTF - Airflow Algebra and Geometry (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining air flow. The video describes how drag, lift, and thrust work.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Air Flow; Drag; Thrust; Lift; Constants; Variables; Height; Weight; Bernoulli's Principle; Air Pressure; Geometry; Shape; Size;
Duration: 00:04:07
Popularity (downloads): 2375
 
STS-53 Launch and Landing, segment 04 of 5 (1992)
This video follows the pre-launch, launch and landing of the Discovery/STS-53 and contains some commentary of the activities taking place. This segment is a sampling of the crew members' activities...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: NASA;Discovery;STS-53;Space Ship Orbit;
Duration: 00:06:57
Popularity (downloads): 685
 
NASA Connect - GWTF - BWB Concept Aircraft (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining the new concept aircraft in development known as the blended wing body. The video explains how engineers and scientists uses geometry to help with development.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; BWB; Blended Wing Body; Concept Aircraft; Frontal Surface Area; Low Speed Vehicle; Geometry;
Duration: 00:07:31
Popularity (downloads): 2124
 
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
 

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