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NASADestinationTomorrow - DT5 - The Viking Project (2004)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing the first mission to land a spacecraft safely on the surface of another planet.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Retrospective; Brad Breckenridge; Viking; Mars; 1968; 1975; 1976; Lander; Orbiter; Israel Taback; Steele McGonegal;
Duration: 00:04:07
Popularity (downloads): 1432
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT6 - Mars Exploration (2004)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment highlighting NASA's contemporary exploration of Mars.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Mars Exploration; Behind the Scenes; Tonya St. Romain; Prasun Desai; Mars Rovers; Spirit; Opportunity; Steele McGonegal; Did You Know; Viking; Viking II;
Duration: 00:06:25
Popularity (downloads): 2363
 
NASA Connect - GoE - Navigation To Mars and More Ellipses (2004)
NASA Connect Segment that explores how NASA scientists use geometry to navigate spacecraft from Earth to Mars. It also explains the goals and accomplishments of the Viking Mission.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Navigation to Mars; Spacecraft; NASA Viking Mission; Ellipses; Geometry in Navigation;
Duration: 00:03:03
Popularity (downloads): 934
 
NASASciFiles - Viking Navigation (2005)
Third segment of NASA Sci Files The Case of the Technical Knockout explaining how the vikings navigated the Atlantic Ocean without the use of modern technology.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA SciFiles; Vikings; History of Navigation; Polaris; North Star; Lodestone; Sextant; The Case of the Technical Knockout;
Duration: 00:05:31
Popularity (downloads): 1021
 
NASA Connect - Geometry of Exploration: Water Below the Surface of Mars (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect Segment involving students participating in an activity to measure and calculate ellipses. The activity explains ellipses and their...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Mars; Geometry; Pythagoras Theorem; Ellipses; Mars Millenium Project; Mars Microprobe; Orbits; calculate; Student Activity; Johannes Kepler; Mars Microprobe; Mars Navigation; Water; NASA Online Activity; Life On Mars; Navigation to Mars; Spacecraft; NASA Viking Mission; Geometry in Navigation; Pythagoras; Pythagoras Theorem; Right Triangle;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 4447
 
NASA Connect - Dancing In The Night Sky (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing five segments as described below. NASA Connect Segment exploring the Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights. This segment exlains this natural phenomena and its history. NASA Connect...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Aurora Borealis; Northern Lights; Artificial Aurora; Terrella; Magnetism; Earth; Electrons; Natural Phenomena; Plasma; Solar Wind; Light Particles; Atmospheric Gases; Student Activity; Web Activity; Latitude; Longitude; Geographic Coordinates; Data Analysis; Measurement; Scientists; Engineers; Solar Minimum; Solar Maximum; Number Relationships; Magnetometer; Magnetic Field; Sounding Rockets; Satellites; IMAGE; NASA; Auroras; Solar Storm; Ring Currents; Earth's Atmosphere; Polar Region; Plasmosphere; Aurora Australis; Auroral Acitivity; Aurora Phases; Polar Mission; Sun-Earth Connection Fleet; Multi-Wave Length Imaging; Coronal Mass Ejection; Geomagnetic; Quiet; Growth; Onset; Expansion; Auroral Bulge; Max Area; Recovery; Conjugate Aurora;
Duration: 00:28:30
Popularity (downloads): 1923
 

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