Search Results (6 videos found) 
NASA Connect  AO  Observatories
(2005)
Second segment of NASA Connect Ancient Observatories explaining how the height of the sun relates to the growing seasons and the length of daylight. This segment describes how Ancient Egyptian... Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Geometry; Angles; Obtuse; Acute; Right; Sun; Gnomon; Sundials; Student Activity; Shadows; Ancient Observatories; AO; Duration: 00:06:36 Popularity (downloads): 1161 

NASA Connect  EOM  Angle Activity
(2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in a classroom activity that measures shadows and uses geometry to determine sizes of angles. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Shadows; Angles; Gnomon; Student Activity; Height; Length; Calculator; Tangent; Duration: 00:04:05 Popularity (downloads): 1076 

NASA Connect  EOM  Surveying and Studying Mars
(2004)
NASA Connect Segment exploring how the Mars Global Surveyor works and how students survey Mars by using shadows, angles, and geometry. The video also explains how land formations are... Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Shadows; Geometry; Angles; Tangent; Height; Land Formations; Mars Global Surveyor; Olympus Mons; Mars Elevation; Valles Marineris; Leg; Hypotenuse; Duration: 00:03:56 Popularity (downloads): 1688 

Lake Powell, segment 09 of 11
(1997)
The side canyons have sparkling streams and cool springs, camping is an adventure unto itself Genre: Documentary Keywords: Construction;Dam Duration: 00:04:05 Popularity (downloads): 443 

NASA Connect  Geometry of Exploration  Eyes Over Mars
(2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect Segment involving students in a classroom activity that measures shadows and uses geometry to determine sizes of angles. NASA... Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Measurement; Shadows; Angles; Gnomon; Student Activity; Height; Length; Calculator; Tangent; Erastothenes; Circumference; Parallel Lines; Transversal; Interior Angles; Mars Global Surveyor; Online Activity; Website; Spacecraft; Mapping Configuration; Mapping Orbit Geometry; Science Instruments; Mars Orbiter Camera; Thermal Emission Spectrometer; Distances; Elevation; Direction; Transit; Telescope; Compass; Protractor; Mapping; Polygon; George Washington; Geometry; Land Formations; Mars Global Surveyor; Olympus Mons; Mars Elevation; Valles Marineris; Leg; Hypotenuse; Aerobraking; Ellipse; Orbit; Duration: 00:28:30 Popularity (downloads): 831 

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 
