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|NASA Connect - AO - Mayan Astronomy
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...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mayan; Zodiac; Mayan counting system; Roman Numerals; Student Activity; Mathematics; Ancient Observatories; AO;
Popularity (downloads): 1407
|NASA Connect - HT - Archaeologists
Fourth segment of NASA Connect Hidden Treasures explaining what archaeologists do. This segment covers how archaelogists reconstructed the historic environments of the Mayan and their agriculture practices. Archaelogists try to...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Tom Sever; Landscape Archaeology; Archaeologist; Slash and burn; Agriculture; Rain forests; Guatemala; Maya; Bajos; Hidden Treasures; HT;
Popularity (downloads): 965
|NASA Connect - Hidden Treasures: Landscape Archeology
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...
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;
Popularity (downloads): 1168
|NASAConnect - TOAT - Metric and Standard Measurement Systems
NASA Connect Segment explaining the development of the US standard system of measurement and the metric system and how the two systems differ.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Metric System; Standard System; Length; Time; Mile; Inch; Meter; Decimal;
Popularity (downloads): 2461
|NASA Connect - VE - Earth System Science
NASA Connect segment explaining Earth System Science. The video also explores how modern technology studies the many different areas of Earth System Science.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Earth System Science; Life Science; Technology; Planet Earth; Lithosphere; Atmosphere; Stratosphere; Hydroshpere; Biosphere; Cryosphere; Biomes; Systems;
Popularity (downloads): 1793
|NASASciFiles - PAVs
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the new technology of Personal Air Vehicles and how the new air transportation system is being developed.
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Transportation; Engine; Automobile; Personal Air Vehicle; PAV; Airports; Airspace System; Highways; Small Aircraft Transportation System; SATS; Concept; Streamline; Robotic; Gridlock Commuter; Intermodal Delay; Hangar; Airpark; Traffic;
Popularity (downloads): 2080
|NASA Connect - VT -Scaling the Solar System
NASA Connect segment that explores how astronomers and scientists use astronomical units in measuring distances in the Solar System.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Scale; Distance; Solar System; Miles; Inches; Meters; Kilometers; Height; Width; Measurement Unit; Astronomical Unit; Baseline; Voyager One Spacecraft;
Popularity (downloads): 1648
|NASA Connect - Ancient Observatories: Timeless Knowledge
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...
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;
Popularity (downloads): 2749
|ACM InterCHI 1993 Isssue 88 - The Alfresco Interactive System
Alfresco is an interactive system for a use interested in frescoes. It runs on a SUN 4 connected to a videodisc unit and a touchscreen. The particular videodisc...
Keywords: CHI; Artificial Intelligence; Multimediality; Natural Language Processing;
Popularity (downloads): 387
|Plantation System in Southern Life, The
Eurocentric view of the plantation system and its effect on Southern U.S. culture.
Keywords: Race relations;Ethnography: U.S.: South;African Americans;
Popularity (downloads): 883