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NASA Connect - AO - Observatories (2005)
Second segment of NASA Connect Ancient Observatories explaining how the height of the sun relates to the growing seasons and the length of daylight. This segment describes how Ancient Egyptian...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Geometry; Angles; Obtuse; Acute; Right; Sun; Gnomon; Sundials; Student Activity; Shadows; Ancient Observatories; AO;
Duration: 00:06:36
Popularity (downloads): 1161
 
NASA Connect - EOM - Angle Activity (2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in a classroom activity that measures shadows and uses geometry to determine sizes of angles.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Shadows; Angles; Gnomon; Student Activity; Height; Length; Calculator; Tangent;
Duration: 00:04:05
Popularity (downloads): 1076
 
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
 
Lake Powell, segment 09 of 11 (1997)
The side canyons have sparkling streams and cool springs, camping is an adventure unto itself

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Construction;Dam
Duration: 00:04:05
Popularity (downloads): 443
 
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
 
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
 

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