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Ephemeral Films

Ephemeral films are non-fiction films usually made for educational, industrial, or promotional purposes. The two classic ephemeral film collections found on the Archive are the Prelinger Archives and AV Geeks.



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A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Shows the first manned mission in the U.S. Apollo manned lunar landing program. Shows three astronauts living and working aboard the Apollo command module during the 11-day flight. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Apollo 7
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Astronaut Edward H.White is shown strolling in space, the first space walk by an American. Several on-board cameras capture outstanding photographic records of this breathtaking spacewalk. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topic: NASA, Gemini 4
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Professor Lynn Margulis of Boston University speaks before an audience of NASA employees in 1984 to explain the gaia hypothesis. This 30 minute video was produced by the Lewis Research Center as part of their NASA at Work series. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, environmental science
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Achieves a first revolution rendezvous and docking. Includes extravehicular activity with astronaut Richard Gordon attaching a tether to the Agena for station keeping exercises. Points out that the Agena burn propels astronauts Conrad and Gordon to a new altitude record of 739.4 nautical miles with an utterly fantastic view of the earth. Features the first fully automatic reentry in the Gemini Program. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact...
Topics: NASA, Gemini 11
A/V Geeks
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This 15-minute video shows the extensive testing procedures applied to the Mercury spacecraft before rollout. It also shows the rollout, launch attempts, and the final launch. A failed launch occurred on November 21, 1960 due to an electrical malfunction, but Mercury-Redstone 1A was launched successfully on December 17, 1960. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Mercury
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Traces the major accomplishments of the Gemini manned space-flight program and their relationships to the Apollo lunar landing program. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: NASA, Gemini 12
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Begins with the unmanned Gemini I launch in early 1964 and concludes with the recovery of the Gemini II space capsule following the early January 1965 launch. Explains the purposes behind the Gemini Program in testing the various systems and sub-systems necessary to manned space flight. Explains the intricacies of the various systems, their purposes and functions. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Gemini 1
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Shows the view of the spacecraft turning around, adapter jettison, re-entry control systems thrusters firing, parachute deployment and recovery of the spacecraft as recorded by on-board cameras of the Gemini II spacecraft. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Gemini 2
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Documents the first American manned space mission. Covers the training, preparation, launching, and recovery of astronaut Alan B. Shepard, Jr. for the first Project Mercury sub-orbital flight. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Mercury
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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In The Case of the Barking Dogs, the tree house detectives have yet another mystery to solve. Many of the neighborhoods in Big City are experiencing a problem with their pooches barking late at night and early in the morning. The barking is even affecting some of the tree house detectives. They have a big test soon and they need to get some sleep! The tree house detectives visit their friend Dr. D, a retired science professor, for advise on where to start their investigation. With his...
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Topics: NASA, SCIfiles, science
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Goddard Space Flight Center
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Demonstrates how observations and supercomputer models are used as tools in studying the earth and space sciences. v
Topics: NASA, earth science, visualizations
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Langley Research Center
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NASA Kids Science News segment explaining how the internet works.
Topics: NASA, KSNN, Server, Computer, Internet, Pages, Website, Address, KSNN, Link, Computer Mouse,...
A/V Geeks
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This video chronicles the logistics of building an orbiting laboratory in space. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, International Space Station
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Langley Research Center
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In “The Case of the Phenomenal Weather”, students can join the tree house detectives as they plan a trip to the Caribbean and encounter problems trying to predict the weather. In this case the tree house detectives will learn about violent storms such as hurricanes and tornadoes, weather fronts, global wind patterns and climates. While solving the case, they will discover that predicting the weather is not predictable at all! To license this film and get a higher quality version for...
Topics: NASA, weather
A/V Geeks
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favorite 13

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This video contains historical footage of the flight of Apollo-13, the fifth Lunar Mission and the third spacecraft that was to land on the Moon. Apollo-13’s launch date was April 11, 1970. On the 13th of April, after docking with the Lunar Module, the astronauts, Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swiggert, discovered that their oxygen tanks had ruptured and ended up entering and returning to Earth in the Lunar Module instead of the Command Module. There is footage of inside module and Mission...
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Topics: NASA, APOLLO 13 FLIGHT, COMMAND MODULES, GROUND SUPPORT SYSTEMS, HISTORIES, LUNAR EXPLORATION,...
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Shows the flight of the Gemini X as astronauts Young and Collins rendezvous with an Agena and use its power while in orbit. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Gemini 10
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Apollo 11 crew interview commemoration of the first lunar landing - Neil Armstrong; Buzz Aldrin; Michael Collins To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topic: NASA, Apollo 11
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Travel back in time with the tree house detectives to learn about the process of invention from two of the greatest inventors of all time, Orville and Wilbur Wright. As the tree house detectives try to create their own invention, they get expert help from the Wright brothers, NASA researchers, and other experts in the community. The tree house detectives find that inventing is not as easy as it seems, and it really does take the "Wright" stuff to be a good inventor. To license this...
Topics: NASA, SCIfiles, science, aviation, Wright brothers
A/V Geeks
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Virtually all that is known of Neptune and its moon, Triton, was captured by the Voyager's mission. Highlights of Voyager 2's information gathering on the planet's upper atmosphere and orbiting arcs are shown, along with studies of Triton and its strange backward orbit. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Voyager 2, Neptune, Triton
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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various clips from Apollo 12. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Apollo 12
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Describes the space suits worn by NASA astronauts. Shows the extra-protection garments worn by the astronauts who walked on the surface of the Moon and pilot the space shuttle. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, spacesuit, space wear, EVA
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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The tree house detectives' latest project on alternative forms oftrans portation takes on new relevance when they get stuck in traffic.Join t he crew as they learn about energy, composite materials, and technology in their quest for hassle-free traveling. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, SCIfiles, science
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Langley Research Center
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In The Case of the Challenging Flight, the tree house detectives are onto a newcase as they try to win the Egg-tra-ordinary Plane Contest. They do not want to repeat their unsuccessful performance of years past; therefore, they decide that they need to build a better plane. The tree house detectives use their skills in scientific investigation to learn about the four forces of flight and then use their newfound knowledge as they design and construct a plane. As the tree house detectives...
Topics: NASA, aviation, aeronautics
A/V Geeks
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Episode 19 of Destination Tomorrow focuses on the future of aeronautics. It is divided into four segments. In the ‘Behind the Scenes’ segment, viewers will learn about a joint governmental agency working to redesign the national airspace; in the ‘Tech Watch’ segment, viewers will learn about a new type of airplane which may soon be flying in the Martian Atmosphere; in the ‘Retrospective’ segment viewers find out how NASA’s Wind Shear Detection program helped save countless lives;...
Topics: NASA, aeronautics, spaceflight
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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This film provides a 10-year history of National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) role in the exploration of space. It describes major accomplishments in aeronautics, atmospheric research, the use of scientific and applications satellites, studies of the moon and planets, and manned space flight. A pictorial review of the United States space program from 1958 through 1968. Summarizes the accomplishments in major areas of space research and discovery, including aeronautics, sounding...
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Topics: NASA, spaceflight, aeronautics
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Presents the results of the preliminary investigation of the lunar samples. Includes biological and chemical studies and the distribution of the lunar material to the scientists for further analysis. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Apollo 11, Apollo 12, lunar geology
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Summer fun suffers a setback when the tree house detectives discover that their favorite spot on the beach is shrinking. It is "match, set, point" as the detectives dig in and learn all about erosion, rocks, and natural preservation. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, SCIfiles, science
A/V Geeks
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(May 19, 1988) This video about the theorem of Pythagoras was created for high school classrooms by the California Institute of Technology. Animated proofs of several theorem are presented.
Topics: NASA, trigonometry
A/V Geeks
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Episode 13 of the History of Space Travel series tells the story of the Apollo/Soyuz mission. The video stresses the spirit of cooperation and friendship that helped make the mission a success. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Apollo-Soyuz
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Episode 4 of the Moonwalk series examines the research conducted on Moon rocks returned by the Apollo 11 mission. The studies revealed many aspects of the Moon’s characteristics. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topic: NASA, Apollo 11
A/V Geeks
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The tree house detectives’ efforts to raise money with a car wash dry up when the city is hit with water restrictions. With the help of Problem-Based Learning (PBL), the entire group learns all about the water cycle, the water table, global climates, and much more to get the project flowing again. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, science, water cycle
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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A brief introduction to the solar system for children by children. This version has sign language interpretation.
Topics: NASA, solar system
A/V Geeks
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Episode 4 of the Moonwalk series examines the research conducted on Moon rocks returned by the Apollo 11 mission. The studies revealed many aspects of the Moon’s characteristics. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Apollo 11
A/V Geeks
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Uses gyroscope demonstrations in the zero-gravity Skylab orbit to explain both the principles and applications of gyroscopes on Earth. The fascinating motion of gyroscopes is useful in everyday life and essential to aviation and space travel. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Skylab, microgravity
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Combating Malaria This videotape shows the use of remote sensing to better target mosquito larvae for more effective control. Better Airplane Wings The videotape discusses the new composites that will be used to create lighter yet stronger aircraft wings. Sights and Sounds of Space This video details the progress of the first musician’s work, based on the STS-26 mission, in the NASA Fine Arts Program. Voyager’s Last Encounter This video describes Voyager 2’s encounter with Neptune....
Topics: NASA, aviation, aeronautics, malaria, Voyager, STS-26, Neptune
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Jet Propulsion Labs
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JPL produced this five minute introduction to planet Mars. Animations are used to tour the planet. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Mars exploration
A/V Geeks
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This live, interactive event is designed to give students an inside look at the international space station and inspire interest in scientific and technical careers. The program covers a wide range of topics , including microgravity and the space environment, life support systems in space, training for life aboard the station, how research in space will lead to improved products on earth such as new drugs, new tools and improved crops. To license this film and get a higher quality version for...
Topics: NASA, International Space Station
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Future Energy Source This video describes the efforts of the Center for the Commercial Development of Space in Wisconsin to develop a strategy for mining Helium-3, an efficient, environmentally safe alternative to fossil fuels that exists on the moon. Animated sequences depict the equipment that could mine the lunar surface, boil away Helium-3 to be transported back to earth, and return the soil to the moon without destroying the lunar surface. Global Greenhouse Expedition This video covers an...
Topic: NASA
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Presents experiments in the weightless environment of Skylab illustrating Newton's basic laws of nature and the freedom of body motion. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Skylab, zero gravity
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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In "The Case of the Powerful Pulleys", one of the tree house detectives has had an accident and cannot get into the tree house. Using problem-based learning, the rest of the gang investigates the world of simple machines and physical science and "pulls" together to get everyone into the tree house. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, SCIfiles, science
A/V Geeks
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Students will learn how algebra is used to explore the universe, using math concepts of estimation, expressions and solving equations and word problems. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Aeronautics and Space Report 252 To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topic: NASA
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Langley Research Center
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Let's Make an electromagnet!
Topics: NASA, KSNN, Magnet
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Langley Research Center
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NASA Kids Science News segment explaining NASA's Mars Odyssey mission.
Topics: NASA, KSNN, Mars Odyssey, Spacecraft, Water, Oxygen, Fuel, Mars, Hydrogen, Chemistry
A/V Geeks
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(July 5, 1995) This 28-minute video shows the STS-74 crew and Mir 20 & 22 crews being introduced to the RMS (Remote Manipulator System). To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, space shuttle, STS-74, training, MIR
A/V Geeks
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(March 4, 1991) Episode 26 of Starfinder also focuses on the solar system. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy, telescopes
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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This short video demonstrates the prototype robots Tooth and Rocky 3. They are considred as alternatives to larger Mars rover concepts. David Miller, a JPL engineer explains the concepts. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, robots, rovers
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Lewis Research Center
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In episode 4 of Journey Through the Solar System planet earth is examined from the vantage point of space. We learn about the atmosphere and magnetic field. We also view the world through the eyes of the Landsat observation satellite. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Science, Earth, Landsat
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Jet Propulsion Labs
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Miranda, the movie, uses scientific data visualization to show a computer simulated flight over Miranda, a geologically interesting moon of Uranus. The simulation is based on images from the Voyager 2 flight. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Voyager 2, Miranda, Uranus
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Lewis Research Center
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Host Larry Ross introduces NASA footage showing the efforts of unmanned space vehicles to provide photographs and other information about the moon in order to better prepare for landing a man there. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, lunar exploration
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Johnson Space Center
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Humorous presentation on space suit design. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Mars exploration, spacesuits
A/V Geeks
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The Tree House Detectives are eager to win the Presidential Physical Fitness Award, but one of the detectives is not quite up to the challenge. They decide that it is time for a little research to learn more about being fit. They visit NASA to learn more about muscles, bones and physical activity and find out why fitness is the key to space exploration. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, physical fitness
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Looks at the history of rocketry leading up the Saturn rocket. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Apollo, Saturn rocket
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Magellan, Galileo and Ulysses To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Jet Propulsion Labs
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This production was produced to depict the success of the Voyager spacecrafts as demonstrated by the data that was beamed back from the most distant corners of our solar system. From Voyager 1’s vantage point a rare opportunity was seized, as the spacecraft photographed our solar system. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Voyager
A/V Geeks
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Episode 24 of Starfinder focuses on the three different types of light spectra. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Apollo 9 was the first manned flight of the Command/Service Module (CSM) along with the Lunar Module (LM). Astronauts James A. McDivitt,David R. Scott, and Russell L. Schweickart tested several systems critical for the future moon landing. This 17-minute video focuses on Apollo 9: it’s goals and accomplishments. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topic: NASA, Apollo 9
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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One afternoon, the tree house detectives feel their tree house shake. They wonder what could have caused the vibration. Unsure whether they had just experienced an earthquake, the tree house detectives decide to make the unexplained vibration the subject of their next case and set out to solve The Case of the Shaky Quake. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, earthquakes
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Aeronautics & Space Reports Tape #3 - Report #256: consisting of the following short films: Ocean Wave Study, Recycling in Space, Space Adaptation, and New Prosthetic Devices. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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NASA Aeronautics and Space Report 246 Cool suit -- Ozone hole -- Better way to fly -- New insulin pump. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, ASR 246
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Langley Research Center
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NASA Kids Science News segment explaining how plants grow in space.
Topics: NASA, KSNN, Plants, Earth, Grow, Space, Gravity, Zero-Gravity, Light, Experiments, NASA,...
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Episode 11 of the History of Space Travel reviews the documentary account of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission and the exploration of the highland region of the moon, near the crater Descartes. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: NASA, Apollo 16
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Liftoff to Learning’s Geography From Space episode takes students on a video tour of Earth’s surface as seen from outer space. It uses animation and computer graphics to teach the way altitude affects perspective. The episode then develops into a travelogue on some of Earth’s continents as seen from space. This episode is hosted by astronauts from STS-59. Target grade level is K-8. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, geography, STS-59
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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The tree house detectives go galactic with their latest project. Learn how long it will take to travel to Mars and how the Moon affects the Earth. Come visit the largest radio telescope in the world and help look for intelligent life in the universe. Join the tree house detectives for an "out-of-this-world" vacation as they explore the future of space travel. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
A/V Geeks
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The Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP) was the first human spaceflight mission conducted jointly by two nations. A Russian Soyuz launched on July 15, 1975, followed by the U.S. Apollo launch on the same day. The two craft docked on July 17, and joint operations were conducted for two full days. Both spacecraft landed safely and on schedule. While scientific experiments were perfomred by the ASTP astronauts, the mission was largely symbolic and was viewed as a fitting end to the Space Race. Part C...
Topic: NASA, Apollo-Soyuz
A/V Geeks
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(December 10, 1990) Episode 19 of Starfinder focuses on ancient astronomers and the importance of observation and accurate data collection in science. The program also provides the opportunity to explore a historical view of science. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy, telescopes
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Color silent NASA footage of a moon shot.
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Alimento. Agua. Aire. Refugio. Todos los seres vivientes tienen estas necesidades básicas. En la Tierra, sabemos donde conseguirlos. En el espacio, estas cosas tienen que ser transportadas desde la Tierra. El astronauta en el espacio necesita 30,60 kilogramos (75,32 libras) de comida, agua, y aire diariamente para mantenerse saludable. Imagínate que una tripulación de 3 astronautas en una misión de un año necesitará 33.000 kilogramos (70.000 libras) de comida, agua, y aire. Sería...
Topics: NASA, KSNN
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Lewis Research Center
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In 1969 the first men land on the Moon. With the beginning of the seventies, NASA pursues its research in aeronautics and satellite technology. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topic: NASA, Apollo
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Langley Research Center
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Weather affects our daily lives.The elements of weather: rain, wind, fog, ice and snow affect the operation and flight of an airplane. In this program, NASA and FAA researchers will introduce students to math, science, and weather; demonstrate how these elements influence flight; and show how NASA and FAA research is used to limit the effects of these elements on flight. Students will examine: the tools, techniques, and technologies used by engineers and scientists to detect these and other...
Topics: NASA, aviation, aeronautics, weather
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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The second lecture in the Apollo 20th Anniversary Celebration Speaker’s Series. Held July 18, 1989 at the Johnson Space Center. Presentations by Owen Maynard, Pete Frank, Doug Broom, Ken Cox, Ron Berry, Chet Vaughan, Dr. Chuck Berry and Ben Holder. Joe Loftus, moderator. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topic: NASA, Apollo 11
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(November 14, 1990) Episode 16 of Starfinder focuses on telescopes. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topic: NASA
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Shows how NASA controls manned space flight missions. Includes the worldwide network of communications, the organization and equipment that control the launch at the Cape and the mission at Houston including the extensive use of computers on Earth and the spacecraft. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, mission control
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Aeronautics & Space Reports Tape #3 - Report #258: consisting of the following short films: Virtual Reality, Scientific Balloons, Aircraft to Medicine, and The Model Builders. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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In the year 1961, President John F. Kennedy set forth the task that…‘This nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to Earth’. The decade is over and the task has been accomplished. Project Apollo has been achieved. This video documentary is a tribute to the historical accomplishments of the Apollo program. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V...
Topics: NASA, Apollo