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NASA Connect - GoE - Elliptical Orbit Activity (2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students participating in an activity to measure and calculate ellipses. The activity explains ellipses and their relation to Earth and Mars.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Ellipses; calculate; Orbits; Student Activity; Johannes Kepler;
Duration: 00:04:38
Popularity (downloads): 978
 
NASA Connect - GoE - Mars Exploration and Water (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining why we are exploring Mars. It also reveals tools and techniques used to explore Mars.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Ellipses; calculate; Orbits; Student Activity; Johannes Kepler; Water;
Duration: 00:01:04
Popularity (downloads): 1445
 
NASAConnect - SF - In the Safety Zone Activity (2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students participating in an activity that explores the air traffic control system. Its objectives are to analyze aircraft coordinates, use tools to determine distance, and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Air Traffic Control; Graphs; Measurement; Calculation; Aviation; Ratios;
Duration: 00:03:33
Popularity (downloads): 953
 
Wrestling with Uncertainty, segment 02 of 16 (1995)
The United States conducts a national assessment of oil and natural gas resources

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Oil and Gas;
Duration: 00:01:48
Popularity (downloads): 541
 
NASA Connect - Geometry of Exploration: Water Below the Surface of Mars (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect Segment involving students participating in an activity to measure and calculate ellipses. The activity explains ellipses and their...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mars; Geometry; Pythagoras Theorem; Ellipses; Mars Millenium Project; Mars Microprobe; Orbits; calculate; Student Activity; Johannes Kepler; Mars Microprobe; Mars Navigation; Water; NASA Online Activity; Life On Mars; Navigation to Mars; Spacecraft; NASA Viking Mission; Geometry in Navigation; Pythagoras; Pythagoras Theorem; Right Triangle;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 4447
 
NASA Connect - Ahead Above The Clouds (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Connect Segment exploring new and future technology to help meteorologists predict hurricanes and other severe weather. The video explores GIFTS,...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Geostationary; Satellites; Technology; Hurricanes; Geostationary Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer; GIFTS; Temperature; Water Vapor; Wind; Remote Sensing; Steering Winds; Hurricane Hunters; Moisture; Air Pressure; National Hurricane Center; Eye Wall; Computer Models; Data; Hurricane Prediction; Meteorologists; The Weather Channel; Typhoon; Baguio; Tropical Cyclone; Eye Center; Landfall Probability; Hurricane Watch; Hurricane Warning; Tropical Wave; Low-Pressure System; Coordinates
Duration: 00:28:31
Popularity (downloads): 2515
 
NASA Connect - The Venus Transit (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect segment explaining how scientists determined the distance between the earth and the sun. The video also explores the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Parallax; Astronomical Unit; Earth; Sun; Kepler; Ratio; Baseline Unit; Geometric Technique; Scale; Right Angle; Triangulation; Vertex Angle; Graphing; Measurement; Student Activity; Solar System; Scale Models; Scale Drawings; Centimeter; Kilometer; Distance; Miles; Inches; Meters; Height; Width; Measurement Unit; Baseline; Voyager One Spacecraft; Universe; Venus Transit; Solar Eclipse; Radar; International Network of Amateur Astronomers; Planets; Stars; Transits;
Duration: 00:28:35
Popularity (downloads): 1900
 
NASA Connect - Geometry and Algebra - Glow With the Flow (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect Segment explaining air flow. The video describes how drag, lift, and thrust work. NASA Connect Segment exploring drag and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Air Flow; Drag; Thrust; Lift; Constants; Variables; Height; Weight; Bernoulli's Principle; Air Pressure; Geometry; Shape; Size; Algebra; Flow Visualization; Glow; Pressure; Basic Aerodynamic Research Tunnel; BART; Ideal Airflow; Reverse Flow; Luminophores; BWB; Blended Wing Body; Concept Aircraft; Frontal Surface Area; Low Speed Vehicle; Student Activity; Shape; Mars Airbourne Explorer; Space; Computer Simulation;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 1396
 
NASA Connect - Measurement, Ratios, and Graphing: Safety First (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Connect Segment that explores the safety of airports. The video explains the Federal Aviation Administration's primarily responsibility is maintaining...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Graphs; Measurment; Ratios; Airports; Aviation Safety; Simulator; Student Activity; Federal Aviation Administration; Regulations; Aircraft; Interactivity; Air Traffic Control; Aviation; Calculation; NASA Program; Runways; NASA Research; Technology; Math; Science;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 1890
 
NASA Connect - Quieting The Skies (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing four segments as described below. NASA Connect segment exploring the research and study efforts applied towards acoustics and noise, especially that related to aircraft. The segment...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Acoustics; Research; Noise; Study; Psychoacoustician; Binaural Recordings; FFA; Expert Panel; Questions; Aircraft; Plane Shape; Sound; Hearing; Sound Waves; Light Waves; Pitch; Ear; High Frequency; Ear Canal; Ear Drum; Vibrations; Stirrup; Membrane; Cilia; Low Frequency; Decibel; Sound Travels; Student Activity; Percentage of Error; Speed of Sound; Wind Direction; Weather Conditions; Sound Engineer; Intervals;
Duration: 00:28:31
Popularity (downloads): 1907
 

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