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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 - HASB - Sun Basics (2002)
NASA Connect segment exploring the basic properties of the sun and its composition. The segment explains what sun spots are and how they effect the solar system.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Solar Flare; Sun; Solar System; Sunspot; Nuclear Fussion; Energy; Hydrogen; Star; Galileo; Telescope; Temperature; Photosphere; Corona; Atomic Bomb; Corona Mass Ejection;
Duration: 00:03:27
Popularity (downloads): 2164
 
NASA Connect - VT -Transit of Venus (2004)
NASA Connect segment that explains the Venus Transit and compares it to a solar eclipse.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Venus Transit; Solar Eclipse; Solar System; Radar; Astronomical Unit; International Network of Amateur Astronomers; Planets; Stars; Transits;
Duration: 00:02:27
Popularity (downloads): 1832
 
NASA Connect - HASB - Sun Earth Web Activity (2002)
NASA Connect segment involving students in a web activity that explores problems related to solar weather.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Sun; Solar Storms; Solar Weather; Web Activity; Solar Eclipse; Remote Solar Telescopes;
Duration: 00:02:01
Popularity (downloads): 1618
 
NASA Connect - VT - Scale Model Activity (2004)
NASA Connect segment involving students in a classroom activity that uses graphing, measurement, and ratios to construct a scaled model of the Solar System.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Scale; Ratio; Graphing; Measurement; Student Activity; Solar System;
Duration: 00:02:46
Popularity (downloads): 1316
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT11 - SpaceSails (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment explaining how solar pressure-powered sails may one day be used to propel spacecraft deep into space.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Behind the Scenes; Jennifer Pulley; Dr. Keith Belvin; Solar Wind; Solar Pressure; Johannes Kepler; Steele McGonegal;
Duration: 00:06:13
Popularity (downloads): 1993
 
NASA Connect - HASB - Solar Flares (2002)
NASA Connect segment exploring solar flares and how NASA scientists study these events. The video explains the goal of the HESSI satellite, when solar flares occur, and how solar flares...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Sun; Atmosphere; HESSI Satellite; Earth; Solar Flares; Sun; X-Ray; Gamma Ray; Radiation; Magnetic Energy; Charged Particles; Electrons; Protons; Ions; Magnetic Field Mines; Radio Waves; Hydrogen;
Duration: 00:05:10
Popularity (downloads): 3952
 
NASASciFiles - Stars (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the different types of stars and how they are viewed through telescopes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Arecibo Telescope; Solar System; Extra-solar Planets; Stars; Planets; Lightyears; Reflecting Telescope; Light; Dim; Betelgeuse; Giant Star; Life; Colors; Red; Blue; Temperature; Yellow; Dwarf Star; Sun; Habitable Zone; Ultraviolet Radiation; Puerto Rico; Galaxy; Orion Nebula; Hydrogen Gas; Whirlpool Galaxy;
Duration: 00:03:50
Popularity (downloads): 2298
 
NASASciFiles - Propulsion Systems (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining propulsion systems, how they work, and what they do.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Solar System; Propulsion System; Space Radiation; Bone Mass; Chemical Rockets; Spaceship; Gases; Plasma; Magnetic Field; Exhaust; Energy; Heat; Electricity; Nuclear Power; Fusion; Thermonuclear Reaction; Technology;
Duration: 00:02:48
Popularity (downloads): 1934
 
NASASciFiles - Solar Flares and Other Sun Activity (2005)
Eighth segment of NASA Sci Files The Case of the Technical Knockout explaining the different type of solar flares and how solar activity affects the Earth.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA SciFiles; atmosphere; flares; coronal mass ejection; The Case of the Technical Knockout;
Duration: 00:07:16
Popularity (downloads): 956
 

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