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|NASA Connect - ATE - Predicting Weather
NASA Connect segment explaining how scientists use satellites to predict weather. The segment explores the Afternoon Constellation, or the collection of satellites known as the 'A' Train as well as...
Keywords: NASA Connect; CALIPSO; Weather; Weather Balloon; Weather Station; Afternoon Constellation; Aura; PARASOL; CloudSat; Aqua; OCO; Cumulus Clouds; Stratus Clouds; Cirrus Clouds; Nimbostratus; Stratocumulus; Cumulonimbus; Fog;
Popularity (downloads): 2059
|NASASciFiles - Wind Direction
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how wind travels and how it carries smell.
Keywords: Craig Moeller; Weather Map; Air Pressure; Weather Station; Anemometer; Wind Vane;
Popularity (downloads): 1209
|NASA Connect - ATE - Climate and Weather
NASA Connect segment explaining the difference between weather and climate. The segment explores what factors determine weather and how climate is affected by the weather.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Climate; Weather; Atmosphere; Clouds; Precipitation; Heat; Winds; Air Pressure; Moisture; Density; Relative Humidity; Polar; Temperate; Tropical;
Popularity (downloads): 2049
|Mountain Skywater, segment 10 of 12
Project officials are concerned about adverse effects of snowfall and avalanches
Popularity (downloads): 457
|NASASciFiles - Hurricane Prediction And Weather Satellites
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how weather probability is predicted and how satellites work.
Keywords: Dr. D.; Tornado Box; Tornado; Low Pressure; Counterclockwise; Predict; Steering Winds; Variables; Mass; Volume; Probability; Anita Rapp; Weather Satellite; Gravity; Geostationary; Polar-Orbiting;
Popularity (downloads): 1442
|NASAConnect - PW - Weather and Aviation
NASA Connect Segment explaining the aviation weather channel and why pilots need to have a continual awareness of the changing nature of the atmosphere on their flight route.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Meteorology; Weather Channel; Aviation Safety; Pilot;
Popularity (downloads): 1247
|NASASciFiles - Space Weather
Ninth segment of NASA Sci Files The Case of the Technical Knockout explaining how scientists monitor and predict space weather using satellites and other technology.
Keywords: NASA SciFiles; Forecasts; Space weather; Goes; Poes; Magnetometer; Solar Cycle; The Case of the Technical Knockout;
Popularity (downloads): 895
|NASA Connect - ISS - ISS Model Activity
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.
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;
Popularity (downloads): 1502
|Independent Radio Station
Military training film on a New York radio station, WMCA, owned by the Nathan Straus family, showing its ownership, management and activities. Good view of radio in the era when...
Keywords: Communication: Radio;Media: Radio;
Popularity (downloads): 130
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT5 - GIFTS
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,...
Keywords: GIFTS; Geostationary Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer; Geosynchronous Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer; Satellite; Weather; Dr. Bill Smith, Jennifer Pulley; Forecast;
Popularity (downloads): 1560