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NASASciFiles - Weather Reconnaissance (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how Hurricane Hunters fly into a storm to track its progress.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Hurricane Hunters; Gordon Ford; Chad Gibson; Rain Band; Weather Sensor; Drop Sonde; Tropical Disturbance; Tropical Depression; Tropical Wave; Hurricane; Category;
Duration: 00:03:40
Popularity (downloads): 1571
 
NASA Connect - AATC - The Imperfect Storm Activity (2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in an activity that uses a game called the Imperfect Storm. Students must track a hurricane, predict the probability of landfall, and issue watches and...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Hurricanes; Landfall Probability; Hurricane Watch; Hurricane Warning; Tropical Wave; Low-Pressure System; Coordinates
Duration: 00:04:14
Popularity (downloads): 755
 
Anatomy of a Hurricane, segment 02 of 5 (1996)
The formation of hurricanes is explained

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Hurricanes;Weather;
Duration: 00:01:23
Popularity (downloads): 1489
 
Hurricane Force - A Coastal Perspective, segment 07 of 12 (1994)
Hurricanes can kill the living coral in coral reefs

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Hurricanes;
Duration: 00:03:13
Popularity (downloads): 580
 
Exotic Terrane, segment 08 of 12 (1992)
Vancouver Island is an ancient island that remains offshore today - tropical fossils have been found in Alaska

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Geology;
Duration: 00:01:40
Popularity (downloads): 541
 
NASASciFiles - Air Pressure (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how air pressure affects weather.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. D.; Energy; Sun; Wind; Pressure; Air; Density; Sea Breeze; Lisa Mozer; Tropical Depression;
Duration: 00:04:07
Popularity (downloads): 2113
 
NASASciFiles - Hurricane Formation (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining the anatomy of a hurricane, and how it forms.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: High Pressure; Low Pressure; Dr. Stephen Lyons; Tropical Storm; Tropics; Trade Winds; Ocean; Eye;
Duration: 00:03:16
Popularity (downloads): 2935
 
Exotic Terrane, segment 04 of 12 (1992)
Some of the fossils from Hells Canyon were part of an ancient tropical coral reef

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Geology;
Duration: 00:02:40
Popularity (downloads): 610
 
NASASciFiles - Sound Over Distance (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment exploring how sound travels and the speed of sound through classroom activities.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Echo; Rhythm; Average; Dr. D.; Variable; Temperature; Moisture; Medium; Elasticity; Wave;
Duration: 00:06:22
Popularity (downloads): 1589
 
NASASciFiles - Sonic Boom (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how a sonic boom results from air pressure changes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Speed of Sound; Wind Tunnel; Shock Wave; Air Pressure;
Duration: 00:01:42
Popularity (downloads): 6834
 

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