Search Results (24 videos found)
Layout: Sort by:
Results per page:
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
 
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
 
Progress Parade (1960)
News release reflecting innovations and happenings from the petroleum industry. Includes a sequence on ""fishing"" for a lost drill bit, soothing an infant with baby oil, how LP gas serves...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Oil industry; Occupations: Petroleum workers; Environment;
Duration: 00:13:15
Popularity (downloads): 434
 
Lake Powell, segment 11 of 11 (1997)
Closing credits: produced by the Bureau of Reclamation

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Construction;Dam
Duration: 00:02:02
Popularity (downloads): 426
 

The Open Video Project is managed at the Interaction Design Laboratory,
at the School of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill