Search Results (24 videos found) 
NASA Connect  SOF  Variables Affect Shapes
(2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining how different forces affect aircraft. The video also explores team work and engineering for conducting research. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Mathematics; Scientific Inquiry; Variables; Engineering; Shapes; Aircraft; Duration: 00:04:32 Popularity (downloads): 1033 

NASA Connect  MTF  Math and Wright Brothers
(2000)
NASA Connect segment explaining ratios and proportions. The segment describes how these math concepts helped the Wright Brothers to invent the first flying machine. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Ratios; Proportions; Wright Brothers; Kitty Hawk; First Flight; Revolutions; Bicycle; Distance; CrossMultiply; Glider; Mathematics; Aspect Ratio; Duration: 00:03:50 Popularity (downloads): 2289 

NASA Connect  MTF  Transportation Growth and Patterns
(2000)
NASA Connect segment exploring transportation growth since the early 1900s and how the patterns of this growth are mathematical and are related to the Fibonacci sequence. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Golden Ratio; Fibonacci Sequence; Ratios; Mathematics; Proportions; Airplanes; Wright Brothers; Small Aircraft; Transportation System; Propeller Airplanes; Transportation Growth; Patterns; Duration: 00:06:30 Popularity (downloads): 1114 

NASA Connect  WATMTG  Measurement and Graphing Activity
(2004)
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity that uses concepts such as measurement, data collection, and graphing. The activity also studies the concepts of acceleration, position, and velocity. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Mathematics; Graphing; Velocity; Microgravity; Acceleration; Postion; Velocity; Student Activity; Measurement; Metric; Experimentation; Data; Duration: 00:03:48 Popularity (downloads): 1263 

NASA Connect  AO  Mayan Astronomy
(2005)
Fourth segment of NASA Connect Ancient Observatories describing the Ancient Mayan civilization and their accomplishments. This segment compares the Mayan counting system to the Roman counting system and has a... Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Mayan; Zodiac; Mayan counting system; Roman Numerals; Student Activity; Mathematics; Ancient Observatories; AO; Duration: 00:07:39 Popularity (downloads): 1407 

NASA Connect  HT  Coordinate System
(2005)
Third segment of NASA Connect Hidden Treasures explaining the number lines and the rectangular coordinate system. This segement provides an interactive activity where students draw a number line and graph... Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Mathematics; Number line; Coordinate system; Opposite integers; rectangluar coordinate system; Maps; Topography; Hidden Treasures; HT; Duration: 00:08:47 Popularity (downloads): 1204 

NASA Connect  Hidden Treasures: Landscape Archeology
(2005)
NASA Connect video containing four segments as described below. NASA Connect segment giving examples of how remote sensing is used. The end of the first segment asks student to define... Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Landscape Archaeology; Jamestown 1607; Virginia 1607; Rain Forests; Guatemala; Farming; Student Questions; Remote sensing; Terrestial; Visible light; Electromagnetic spectrum; Infared; GIS; Geographic Information System; Mathematics; Number line; Coordinate system; Opposite integers; rectangluar coordinate system; Maps; Topography; Tom Sever; Archaeologist; Slash and burn; Agriculture; Rain forests; Guatemala; Maya; Bajos; Hidden Treasures; HT; Duration: 00:28:15 Popularity (downloads): 1168 

NASAConnect  World Space Congress
(2003)
NASA Connect Video featuring the world's premiere space technologies convention. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; World Space Congress; Leland Melvin; Jennifer Pulley; Bianca Baker; Tivy; Students; Michael Weingarten; Sharon D. Cobb, Ph.D.; Dr. Ing. Valfredo Zolesi; NASDA; Katahari Hiroshi; Japanese Experimental Module; Kibo; Space Transportation; Anna Duration: 00:28:29 Popularity (downloads): 1774 

NASA Connect  Proportionality  Modeling the Future
(2000)
NASA Connect Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Connect segment involving students in an online activity that features an Airplane Design Workshop that gives an example how artificial... Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Website; Online Activity; Student Activity; Model Aircraft Artificial Intelligence; Design; Airplane; Range; Fuel; Engine; Wing; Area; Shock Waves; Fibonacci Sequence; Ratio; Proportion; Measurement; Golden Ratio; Experiment; Data; Results; Wright Brothers; Kitty Hawk; First Flight; Revolutions; Bicycle; Distance; CrossMultiply; Glider; Mathematics; Aspect Ratio; Research; Wing Loading; Weight; Wing Area; Load Factor; Total Lift; SATS; Power Loading; Power; Small Aircraft; Transportation System; Propeller Airplanes; Transportation Growth; Patterns; Duration: 00:28:29 Popularity (downloads): 827 

NASA Connect  Ancient Observatories: Timeless Knowledge
(2005)
NASA Connect video containing four segments as described below. NASA Connect segment explaining the foundations of astronomy and the how the Earth moves relative to the sun. This segment explains... Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Archaeoastronomy; Geometry; Angles; Obtuse; Acute; Right; Sun; Earth; Four Seasons; Summer; Fall; Winter; Spring; Summer Solstice; Fall Equinox; Winter Solstice; Spring Equinox; Gnomon; Sundials; Student Activity; Shadows; Navajo; Petroglyphs; Mayan; Zodiac; Mayan counting system; Roman Numerals; Mathematics; Ancient Observatories; AO; Duration: 00:28:31 Popularity (downloads): 2749 
