Search Results (25 videos found)
Layout: Sort by:
Results per page:
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
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT5 - GIFTS (2004)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing GIFTS (Geostationary Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer), the future of weather satellite technology which stands to aid in the understanding of weather processes, climate, atmospheric pollution,...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: GIFTS; Geostationary Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer; Geosynchronous Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer; Satellite; Weather; Dr. Bill Smith, Jennifer Pulley; Forecast;
Duration: 00:05:16
Popularity (downloads): 1560
 
NASA Connect - XPG - X-Plane, Ratios, and TPS (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining the X-Plane, scale model, and Venture Star. The video also explores a Thermal Protection System, or TPS and gives examples of this.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Velocity; Speed of Sound; Launch Vehicle; Thermal Protection System; Spacecraft; Atmosphere; X-33; Ratio; Scale; Model; Revolutions;
Duration: 00:05:49
Popularity (downloads): 1879
 
NASASciFiles - GIFTS (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how the future of NASA weather satellite imagery will save lives and millions of dollars in hurricane preparation.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. William Smith; Geostationary Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer; 3-D; Altitude; Steering Winds; Landfall;
Duration: 00:03:05
Popularity (downloads): 1442
 
NASASciFiles - More on Light Waves (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment describing the different variables of light waves.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Clayton Turner; 757 AIRES; Spectrometer; Photons; Wave; Ray; Electromagnetic Radiation; Radiant Energy; Crest; Trough; Wavelength; Frequency; Violet; Red; Amplitude;
Duration: 00:02:29
Popularity (downloads): 1915
 
NASASciFiles - Visible Spectrum and Color (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment describing the visible spectrum and the colors that make up white light.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Rainbow; Visible Spectrum; Electromagnetic Spectrum; Frequency; Color Wheel; White Light; Spectrometer; Pigment;
Duration: 00:01:55
Popularity (downloads): 1660
 
NASA Connect - FoF - RLVs (2003)
NASA Connect Segment explaining how Reusable Launch Vehicles are designed and used by NASA for launch, space travel, and re-entry.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Jennifer Pulley; Kathy Kynard; Marshall Space Flight Center; RLV; Reusable Launch Vehicle; Design; Booster; Thermal Protection System; TPS; Re-entry;
Duration: 00:05:11
Popularity (downloads): 2082
 
NASA Connect - AATC - Future NASA Technology (2004)
NASA Connect Segment exploring new and future technology to help meteorologists predict hurricanes and other severe weather. The video explores GIFTS, or geostationary satellites, and other developing technologies at NASA.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Geostationary; Satellites; Technology; Hurricanes; Geostationary Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer; GIFTS; Temperature; Water Vapor; Wind; Remote Sensing; Steering Winds;
Duration: 00:06:59
Popularity (downloads): 2750
 
NASA Connect - FoF - Computer Simulation (2003)
NASA Connect Segment explaining how NASA uses computer simulation to design spacecraft, including the next reusable launch vehicle.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Collaborative Engineering Center; CEC; NASA Marshall; Estimating; Thermal Protection Systems; TPS; Software; Hardware; Computer Simulation; Spacecraft; RLV; Reusable Launch Vehicle;
Duration: 00:03:50
Popularity (downloads): 2359
 
NASA Connect - ISS - ISS Model Activity (2001)
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity that explores the International Space Station. The activity designs an alternative space station and students create a model of that design.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; International Space Station; ISS; Components; Student Activity; Budget; Thermal Radiators; Photovoltaic Arrays; Docking Port; Habitation; Lab Modules; Truss Segments; Core Module; Attitude Control Thrusters; Robotic Arm; Mass;
Duration: 00:03:47
Popularity (downloads): 1502
 

The Open Video Project is managed at the Interaction Design Laboratory,
at the School of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill