Search Results (17 videos found) 
NASAConnect  WYGTYA  Angles and Direction Experiment
(2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students in an activity that investigates angles and direction. Video asks question pertaining to the research and data gathered in the experiment. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Research; Data; Angles; Direction; Navigation; Duration: 00:07:00 Popularity (downloads): 1122 

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 

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 

Computer Animation of Loma Prieta Aftershocks, complete video
(1989)
Animated sequences illustrate in 3D fashion the different types, aspects, and dimensions of aftershocks of the October 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake. Views include many different angles and elevations, including... Genre: Documentary Keywords: Earthquakes; Duration: 00:22:17 Popularity (downloads): 586 

NASA Connect  EOM  Surveying and Geometry
(2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining surveying and how surveyors use geometry. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Geometry; Angles; Circumference; Distances; Elevation; Direction; Transit; Telescope; Compass; Protractor; Mapping; Polygon; George Washington; Duration: 00:04:45 Popularity (downloads): 1546 

NASA Connect  EOM  Circumference and More Geometry
(2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining questions about Erastothenes, the Earth's circumference, parallel lines, angle relationships, and a transversal. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Erastothenes; Circumference; Parallel Lines; Transversal; Interior Angles; Duration: 00:04:42 Popularity (downloads): 1356 

NASA Connect  AO  Archeoastronomy
(2005)
First segment of NASA Connect Ancient Observatories explaining the foundations of astronomy and the how the Earth moves relative to the sun. This segment explains how the Earth's tilt creates... 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; Ancient Observatories; AO; Duration: 00:07:50 Popularity (downloads): 1688 

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  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 
