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NASA Connect - AO - Mayan Astronomy (2005)
Fourth segment of NASA Connect Ancient Observatories describing the Ancient Mayan civilization and their accomplishments. This segment compares the Mayan counting system to the Roman counting system and has a...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mayan; Zodiac; Mayan counting system; Roman Numerals; Student Activity; Mathematics; Ancient Observatories; AO;
Duration: 00:07:39
Popularity (downloads): 1407
 
NASA Connect - HT - Archaeologists (2005)
Fourth segment of NASA Connect Hidden Treasures explaining what archaeologists do. This segment covers how archaelogists reconstructed the historic environments of the Mayan and their agriculture practices. Archaelogists try to...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Tom Sever; Landscape Archaeology; Archaeologist; Slash and burn; Agriculture; Rain forests; Guatemala; Maya; Bajos; Hidden Treasures; HT;
Duration: 00:09:47
Popularity (downloads): 965
 
NASA Connect - Hidden Treasures: Landscape Archeology (2005)
NASA Connect video containing four segments as described below. NASA Connect segment giving examples of how remote sensing is used. The end of the first segment asks student to define...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Landscape Archaeology; Jamestown 1607; Virginia 1607; Rain Forests; Guatemala; Farming; Student Questions; Remote sensing; Terrestial; Visible light; Electromagnetic spectrum; Infared; GIS; Geographic Information System; Mathematics; Number line; Coordinate system; Opposite integers; rectangluar coordinate system; Maps; Topography; Tom Sever; Archaeologist; Slash and burn; Agriculture; Rain forests; Guatemala; Maya; Bajos; Hidden Treasures; HT;
Duration: 00:28:15
Popularity (downloads): 1168
 
NASAConnect - TOAT - Metric and Standard Measurement Systems (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining the development of the US standard system of measurement and the metric system and how the two systems differ.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Metric System; Standard System; Length; Time; Mile; Inch; Meter; Decimal;
Duration: 00:05:04
Popularity (downloads): 2461
 
NASA Connect - VE - Earth System Science (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining Earth System Science. The video also explores how modern technology studies the many different areas of Earth System Science.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Earth System Science; Life Science; Technology; Planet Earth; Lithosphere; Atmosphere; Stratosphere; Hydroshpere; Biosphere; Cryosphere; Biomes; Systems;
Duration: 00:06:31
Popularity (downloads): 1793
 
NASASciFiles - PAVs (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the new technology of Personal Air Vehicles and how the new air transportation system is being developed.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Transportation; Engine; Automobile; Personal Air Vehicle; PAV; Airports; Airspace System; Highways; Small Aircraft Transportation System; SATS; Concept; Streamline; Robotic; Gridlock Commuter; Intermodal Delay; Hangar; Airpark; Traffic;
Duration: 00:03:47
Popularity (downloads): 2080
 
NASA Connect - VT -Scaling the Solar System (2004)
NASA Connect segment that explores how astronomers and scientists use astronomical units in measuring distances in the Solar System.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Scale; Distance; Solar System; Miles; Inches; Meters; Kilometers; Height; Width; Measurement Unit; Astronomical Unit; Baseline; Voyager One Spacecraft;
Duration: 00:04:43
Popularity (downloads): 1648
 
NASA Connect - Ancient Observatories: Timeless Knowledge (2005)
NASA Connect video containing four segments as described below. NASA Connect segment explaining the foundations of astronomy and the how the Earth moves relative to the sun. This segment explains...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Archaeoastronomy; Geometry; Angles; Obtuse; Acute; Right; Sun; Earth; Four Seasons; Summer; Fall; Winter; Spring; Summer Solstice; Fall Equinox; Winter Solstice; Spring Equinox; Gnomon; Sundials; Student Activity; Shadows; Navajo; Petroglyphs; Mayan; Zodiac; Mayan counting system; Roman Numerals; Mathematics; Ancient Observatories; AO;
Duration: 00:28:31
Popularity (downloads): 2749
 
ACM InterCHI 1993 Isssue 88 - The Alfresco Interactive System (1991)
Alfresco is an interactive system for a use interested in frescoes. It runs on a SUN 4 connected to a videodisc unit and a touchscreen. The particular videodisc...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; Artificial Intelligence; Multimediality; Natural Language Processing;
Duration: 00:09:21
Popularity (downloads): 387
 
Plantation System in Southern Life, The (1950)
Eurocentric view of the plantation system and its effect on Southern U.S. culture.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Race relations;Ethnography: U.S.: South;African Americans;
Duration: 00:10:07
Popularity (downloads): 883
 

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