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NASAConnect - MMOU - Hubble Telescope Uses Algebra (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining the design and upkeep of the Hubble Space telescope. Also explains how algebra is used with the telescope.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Hubble; Optics; Algebra; Telescope;
Duration: 00:03:41
Popularity (downloads): 1396
NASAConnect - MMOU - Next Generation Telescope (2004)
NASA Connect Segment comparing the Hubble Space telescope with the Next Generation Space Telescope.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Hubble; Next Generation Telescope; Radiation; Polymers; Optics;
Duration: 00:04:26
Popularity (downloads): 1180
NASAConnect - MMOU - Optics and Algebra (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining optics and the use of algebra in optics. Describes focal length, reflector telescope, and mirrors.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Optics; Telescope; Reflector telescope; Algebra;
Duration: 00:03:01
Popularity (downloads): 1070
Worlds Smaller than Saturn, segment 01 of 4
Contains three animations from NASA's Astronomy Visualization Lab including an extra-solar planet, star and planet orbit, and young stellar disk and planet formation. Concludes with footage of astronomers and the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA;astronomy;Mauna Kea;animation;planets;telescope;
Duration: 00:05:08
Popularity (downloads): 1172
NASASciFiles - Arecibo Observatory (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the Arecibo Observatory, what it does, and where it is located.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Arecibo Observatory; Telescope; Radio Telescope; Radio Waves; Signals; Universe; Pulsar; Quasar; Reflector; Receiver; Electrical Signal; Control Room; Scientists; Equator; Wavelength; Optical; Atmosphere; Solar System; Galaxy; Extraterrestrial Intelligence; Artificial Signal;
Duration: 00:05:46
Popularity (downloads): 1565
NASAConnect - MMOU - Galaxy Estimation Project (2004)
NASA Connect Segment demonstrating an experiment using the internet and Hubble Space telescope to estimate the number of galaxies in the universe.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Hubble Space Telescope; Experiment; Galaxy; Internet; Student Activity; Universe;
Duration: 00:04:10
Popularity (downloads): 1297
The Four Great Observatories
Four NASA orbital observatories will provide a more complete view of the universe. The four featured observatories are the Hubble Space Telescope, Gamma Ray Observatory, Advanced X-Ray Astrophysics Facility, and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA;universe;observatory;space;orbit;Hubble;
Duration: 00:05:26
Popularity (downloads): 1187
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
NASA Connect - EOM - Surveying and Geometry (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining surveying and how surveyors use geometry.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Geometry; Angles; Circumference; Distances; Elevation; Direction; Transit; Telescope; Compass; Protractor; Mapping; Polygon; George Washington;
Duration: 00:04:45
Popularity (downloads): 1546
NASAConnect - MMOU - Algebra and Telescopes (2004)
NASA Connect Segment discovering algebra and how algebra is used in telescopes. Explores Galileo's fifteenth century telescope and the Milkyway Galaxy.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Galileo; Optics; Telescopes; Algebra; Galaxy;
Duration: 00:05:01
Popularity (downloads): 1120

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