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STS-53 Launch and Landing, segment 04 of 5 (1992)
This video follows the pre-launch, launch and landing of the Discovery/STS-53 and contains some commentary of the activities taking place. This segment is a sampling of the crew members' activities...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: NASA;Discovery;STS-53;Space Ship Orbit;
Duration: 00:06:57
Popularity (downloads): 685
 
NASA Connect - WFS - Electricity and Magnetism (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining how NASA is using electricity and magnetism to propell spacecraft into orbit. The segment also explains acceleration, mass, and force in an algebraic equation.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Electricity; Magnetism; Electromagnetism; Force; Mass; Acceleration; Spacecraft; Orbit; Propell; Propulsion; MagLev; Magnetic Levitation; Data; Graph;
Duration: 00:05:42
Popularity (downloads): 2410
 
STS-48 Larry King Interview, segment 09 of 9
Discovery astronauts are interviewed by Larry King while in orbit. The mission took place from September 12-18, 1991 and released the Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite.

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: NASA;Discovery;astronauts;space;shuttle;interview;
Duration: 00:19:07
Popularity (downloads): 775
 
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
 
NASAKSN - Floating In Space (2003)
NASA Kids Science News segment explaining why astronauts float in space.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Kids Science News; International Space Station; Weightless; Zero-Gravity; Float; Free-Falling; ISS; Orbit;
Duration: 00:00:58
Popularity (downloads): 1761
 
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
 
NASASciFiles - ISS Life (2004)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the International Space Station and how living in space is different than living on Earth.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Weightless; Gravity; Orbit; International Space Station; Living Environment; Earth; Commander;
Duration: 00:01:15
Popularity (downloads): 1451
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT15 - Aerobraking (2004)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the function of aerobraking and how this helps reduce costs and create more room in aircraft.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Aerobraking; Spacecraft; Air Travel; Space Shuttle; Gravitational Field; Earth; Thrusters; Accelerate; Decelerate; Science Instruments; Atmospheric Drag; Fuel Efficient; Planet; Aerospace Engineer; Eliptical Orbit; Magellan; Venus; Mars; Global Surveyor; Oddessy; Aerocapture; Aeroshell;
Duration: 00:07:36
Popularity (downloads): 1673
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT9 - Project Gemini (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the history of the Gemini project that was instrumental in getting man to the moon.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Project Gemini; Moon; Space Flight; Procedures; Training; Mercury Program; Space Mission; Apollo Program; Lunar Orbit;
Duration: 00:03:19
Popularity (downloads): 2096
 
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
 

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