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NASA Connect - RTTS - Advanced Space Propulsion Tech (2003)
Fourth segment of Rocket to the Stars describes a new rocket propulsion technology called Variable Specific Impluse Magnetoplasma Rocket or VASIMR for short.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Rocket to the Stars; Dr. Franklin Chang-Diaz; VASIMR; Variable Specific Impulse; Magnetoplasma Rocket; Plasma; States of Matter;
Duration: 00:05:27
Popularity (downloads): 850
 
NASA Connect - RTTS - Nuclear Energy (2003)
Third segment of Rocket to the Stars describes Nuclear Energy and how NASA Scientists will use this energy in space exploration.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Rocket to the Stars; Dr. Anita Krishnamurthi; Prometheus; Jupiter's Moons; Propulsion Technology; Nuclear Energy; Nuclear Reaction; Nuclear Fission;
Duration: 00:04:42
Popularity (downloads): 1062
 
NASA Connect - WFS - Propulsion In Space (2004)
NASA Connect segment exploring how NASA is researching to design, build and test a new propulsion technology that uses magnetism, electricity, and tethers instead of rocket engines.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Magnetism; Electricity; Design; Research; Rocket; Propulsion; Spacecraft; Tether; Magnetic Field; Icarus; Attitude; Mass;
Duration: 00:03:56
Popularity (downloads): 1945
 
NASA Connect - FoF - Building Rockets (2003)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in an activity to gather and graph statistical data and build mathematical models in a project involving rocket propulsion.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Jennifer Pulley; RLV; Graph; Model; Propulsion; Rocket; Calssroom; Students; Williams Technology Middle School; Huntsville; Alabama; Ratio; Thrust; Kinetic Energy; Momentum; BSV; Baking Soda Vinegar; Ms. Smith; Dan Geroe; Student Launch Ini
Duration: 00:04:34
Popularity (downloads): 1310
 
NASA Connect - RTTS - Program Hands On Activity (2003)
Second segment of Rocket to the Stars contains a preview of the Program's Hands on Activity which allows students to investigate the relationship between height a marble is released and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Rocket to the Stars; Program Hands on Activity;
Duration: 00:02:47
Popularity (downloads): 975
 
Zveda Launch Coverage 1 of 3 (1980)
1st twenty minutes of Coverage of the Zveda Launch from Baikonur Cosmodrom, Kazakhstan. Actual launch takes place 27 minutes into the entire video in section 2 of 3. ...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Nasa;Zveda;International Space Station;Launch;Rocket;
Duration: 00:19:59
Popularity (downloads): 1587
 
NASA Connect - RTTS - Work and Energy (2003)
First segment of Rocket to the Stars defines work and energy using the concepts of force, motion, distance, mass, height, and gravity. The work and energy segment covers the Gravitational...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Rocket to the Stars; Energy; Work; Force; Distance; Motion; Joule; Potential energy; Kinetic energy; KE: Gravitational Potential Energy; GPE; Conversation of energy;
Duration: 00:13:41
Popularity (downloads): 1158
 
Wheels of Progress (1950)
Operations of the Rock Island Lines. Includes shots of high-speed 'Rocket' freight trains; the operation of classification yards; and scenes of agricultural and industrial areas served by the railroad. Writer...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Transportation: Railroad;U.S.: Midwest;Occupations: Railroad;
Duration: 00:19:02
Popularity (downloads): 443
 
STS-48 Pre-Launch & Launch, segment 01 of 9
Covers the pre-launch and launch of the Discovery STS-48 from Houston, including crew suit-up, liftoff, and rocket booster separation. The mission took place from September 12-18, 1991 and released the...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: NASA;Discovery;launch;space;shuttle;crew suit-up;
Duration: 00:08:27
Popularity (downloads): 1181
 
Zveda Launch Coverage 2 of 3 (1980)
2nd twenty minutes of Coverage of the Zveda Launch from Baikonur Cosmodrom, Kazakhstan. 7 minutes and 20 seconds into the video the Zveda launch takes place. On air discussion...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Nasa;Zveda;International Space Station;Launch ;Rocket;
Duration: 00:20:11
Popularity (downloads): 989
 

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