Search Results (5 videos found) 
NASA Connect  GoE  Elliptical Orbit Activity
(2004)
NASA Connect Segment involving students participating in an activity to measure and calculate ellipses. The activity explains ellipses and their relation to Earth and Mars. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Ellipses; calculate; Orbits; Student Activity; Johannes Kepler; Duration: 00:04:38 Popularity (downloads): 978 

NASA Connect  GoE  Pythagoras Theorem and Ellipses
(2004)
NASA Connect Segment that explains who Pythagoras was and how he contributed towards geometry. Also it explains how geometry is used in everyday life. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Pythagoras; Pythagoras Theorem; Ellipses; Geometry; Right Triangle; Hypotenuse; Duration: 00:08:32 Popularity (downloads): 1343 

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 

NASA Connect  GoE  Mars Exploration and Water
(2004)
NASA Connect Segment explaining why we are exploring Mars. It also reveals tools and techniques used to explore Mars. Genre: Educational Keywords: NASA Connect; Ellipses; calculate; Orbits; Student Activity; Johannes Kepler; Water; Duration: 00:01:04 Popularity (downloads): 1445 

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 
