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Big Bounce, The
The story of the Echo communications satellite project, and how scientists learned to bounce a radio signal off a big balloon.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Communication: Telephone;Space: Satellites;Communication: Satellite;
Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 265
 
NASAConnect - WYGTYA - GPS (2004)
NASA Connect Segment using a road rally to test how well the hosts can navigate using GPS receivers. The video explains how GPS works and its everyday uses.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Global Positioning Satellite; Navigation; Satellite; GPS Receiver;
Duration: 00:02:50
Popularity (downloads): 1539
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT10 - Aurora Borealis (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing the Northern Lights and explaining how they affect satellite and ground communications behavior.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Behind The Scenes; Aurora Borealis; Northern Lights; Jennifer Pulley; Magnetosphere; Satellite; Dr. Sten Odenwald; Solar Wind;
Duration: 00:05:31
Popularity (downloads): 2470
 
NASA Connect - HASB - Solar Storms and Satellites (2002)
NASA Connect segment explaining how NASA scientists use satellites to study and predict solar storms. The segment also explores which satellites are used, why this research is important, and how...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Sun; Earth; Solar Storms; Electromagnetic Radiation; Electromagnetic Spectrum; Gamma Rays; Radio Waves; Infrared Waves; Visible Waves; Ultra-Violet Waves; X-Ray; SOHO Satellite; Ace Satellite; Image Satellite; Solar Wind Speed; Ring Currents; Plasmasphere;
Duration: 00:07:09
Popularity (downloads): 1984
 
NASA Connect - PSA - Personal Satellite Assistant (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining mechanical systems. It also compares and contrasts a mechanical system to the system of the International Space Station and Personal Satellite Assistants.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mechanical Systems; International Space Station; Personal Satellite Assistant;
Duration: 00:05:29
Popularity (downloads): 617
 
NASA Connect - PSA - More On the PSA (2004)
NASA Connect Segment exploring more aspects of the Personal Satellite Assistant. It explains motion and its relationship with the mass of objects in connection to the PSA.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mass; Motion; Gravity; Force; Personal Satellite Assistant;
Duration: 00:05:09
Popularity (downloads): 1721
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT9 - Helios (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing NASA's new Helios aircraft that is remotely piloted to fly at high altitudes. The segment explains how the Helios is a type of satellite to...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Helios; Pilot; Atmosphere; Satellite; Solar; Altitudes; Ultralite Composite Materials; Weather; Telecommunications;
Duration: 00:06:47
Popularity (downloads): 1479
 
NASA Connect - DITNS - IMAGE Satellite (2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining Earth oribiting satellites that record and analyze the causes of auroras. The segment explores the IMAGE satellite and other technology.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Satellites; IMAGE; NASA; Auroras; Solar Storm; Ring Currents; Earth's Atmosphere; Polar Region; Plasmosphere; Aurora Australis;
Duration: 00:02:48
Popularity (downloads): 2309
 
NASAConnect - MOAT - Remote Sensing Using Picasso-Cena (2004)
NASA Connect Segment studying the atmosphere with Picasso-Cena, a new technological satellite, to explore the affects of aerosols in the atmosphere and how it will affect the environment.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Picasso-Cena; Remote Sensing; Satellite; Aerosol; Atmosphere;
Duration: 00:02:51
Popularity (downloads): 527
 
STS-48 UARS Deploy with FCR Highlights, segment 03 of 9
With the assistance of Houston mission control, Discovery astronauts deploy the Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite from the shuttle. The mission took place from September 12-18, 1991 and released the Upper...

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: NASA;Discovery;space;shuttle;mission control;astronauts;
Duration: 00:09:15
Popularity (downloads): 1030
 

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