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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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Sep 16, 2016 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
Nov 3, 2015 NASA
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How NASA uses satellite data to help interpret geological events that could predict earthquakes We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: earthquake detection, satellite
A/V Geeks
Sep 22, 2013 NASA
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The history of aviation; covers the years 1917-1967 and the Langley Research Center. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information
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Mar 19, 2013 NASA
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Animated. Shows the principal steps taken by NASA to place men on the moon and get them back safely within this decade.
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A/V Geeks
Mar 15, 2013 NASA
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Color silent NASA footage of a moon shot.
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A/V Geeks
Feb 24, 2013 NASA
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Explores the Supersonic Transport (SST) Development Program. Shows a personal inspection trip of contending configurations and examines each. Includes a ride in a simulated SST. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information
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A/V Geeks
Feb 10, 2013 NASA
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Shows highlights of the U.S. space program in 1972. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information.
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A/V Geeks
Jan 1, 2013 NASA
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Hurricane Below' presents the gripping story of the plight of a commercial fishing vessel, caught in the path of a 'killer' hurricane. The film dramatically shows the birth of 'Mimi' off the coast of Africa, carefully tracing its growth and development as it eventually brings incredible destruction to the Central Atlantic States. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information.
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Aug 18, 2012 NASA
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Early space program footage.
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A/V Geeks
Feb 12, 2011 NASA
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Discover and research ways that scientists and artists view the potential of living on Mars. Combines the realities of scientific principles concerning travel to and life on the Red Planet with the imaginative power of the arts to enhance living and working both here and on distant planets. 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
Feb 12, 2011 NASA; Langley Research Center
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Students meet NASA researchers and other professional who (a) describe the relationship between force, energy, and motion; (b) discuss how NASA’s experimental X-plane is being tested to make space travel more reliable; © show students how proportionality and ratios are used to make scale models of spacecraft like the X-33; and (d) describe how scale models are more manageable than full-scale models when it comes to testing and retesting designs. To license this film and get a higher quality...
Topics: NASA, X-33
A/V Geeks
Feb 12, 2011 NASA; Langley Research Center
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In Patterns, Functions and Algebra: Wired for Space, students will learn how patterns, functions and algebra can help NASA engineers design new ways of propelling spacecraft and how electricity and magnetism are being used to replace the fuel-consuming rocket propulsion commonly used to deliver a push to spacecraft. Students will discover three projects that use electromagnetism in a dynamic way: the Magnetic Levitation Launch System (MagLev), the Propulsive Small Expendable Deployer System...
Topics: NASA, electricity, magnetism
A/V Geeks
Feb 12, 2011 NASA; Langley Research Center
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How do pilots navigate accurately? Pilots regularly use math, science and geography to get from one destination to another. Learn how Global Positioning Satellites make navigation much easier and safer for civil, commercial and military pilots. NASA researchers show students how math, science and geography play a role in navigation. The lesson and classroom experiment involve students in measuring and interpreting data to determine exact locations. To license this film and get a higher quality...
Topics: NASA, aviation, aeronautics
A/V Geeks
Feb 12, 2011 NASA
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Developed by Solar System Visualization Program for a press conference on June 6, 1990, presented by Dr. Edward Stone. Includes: VOYAGER – A RETROSPECTIVE, 4:23 (Stand-alone production with narration) 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. The...
Topics: NASA, Voyager, Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune, Uranus
A/V Geeks
Feb 12, 2011 NASA
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(October 16, 2003) In NASA CONNECT’s Virtual Earth, students are introduced to Earth system science. In the 30-minute video, they learn what a system is and how to apply the concept of systems to learn more about how the Earth functions. The target grades are 6-8. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, earth sciences
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Feb 12, 2011 NASA; Langley Research Center
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In this program, students learn how engineers and scientists use geometry in the solar system to navigate a spacecraft to Mars. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Mars exploration
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Feb 12, 2011 NASA
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This video on Teaching from Space features an electronic field trip to understand global environmental change. It looks at one component used to understand environmental change: EOSDIS (The Earth Observing System Data & Information System). The target audience is educators. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, education
A/V Geeks
Feb 12, 2011 NASA; Martin Marietta
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Produced by Martin Marietta. Ken Colby Animationvor interactive pictures from Voyager 1 and 2 missions with sound bytes from Dr. Ed Stone, Andy Ingersoll and sounds of earth. Takes us through Voyager mission from launch and gives a description of what was found at each planet starting at Jupiter going through Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and into future missions.
Topics: NASA, Voyager
A/V Geeks
Feb 12, 2011 NASA
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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
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Venus has sometimes been called Earth’s twin. During this program we find the surface temperature is at least 424 degrees Celcius with an atmospheric pressure about 90 times that on Earth. 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, Pioneer, Venus
A/V Geeks
Feb 12, 2011 NASA
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UARS (Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite) was launched in 1991 as the first satellite dedicated to understanding the dynamics of the ozone layer. This 17-minute video looks at the ozone layer and how UARS is used to study it. It was produced by the Scientific Visualization Studio at Goddard Space Flight Center. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, satellite, atmosphere
A/V Geeks
Feb 12, 2011 NASA
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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
Feb 12, 2011 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
Feb 12, 2011 NASA
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(October 21, 1994) This video, narrated by astronauts from STS-46 and STS-75, describes the tethered satellite concept and shows how a tethered satellite is deployed and extended in space. The mathematics describing the forces acting on the tethered satellite/Space Shuttle orbiter system are presented. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, satellites, STS-46, STS-75
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Feb 12, 2011 NASA; Jet Propulsion Labs
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Describes the recent discovery of the supernova SN 1987A on February 23, 1987. NASA scientists explain how natural nucleosynthesis (formation of heavy elements) occurs when a supernova is formed and how studying the death of stars will help explain the origin of the universe. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, astrophysics
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Feb 12, 2011 NASA; Lewis Research Center
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The evolution of the NASA wind program is traced from 1973 to 1980. Wind turbines for producing energy are discussed extensively. This is part of the NASA at Work video series produced by Lewis Research Center. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, wind power
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“The Measurement of All Things: Tools of the Aeronautics Trade” is the first of seven programs in the 1999-2000 NASA CONNECT series. Produced by NASA Langley Research Center’s Office of Education, NASA CONNECT is an award-winning series of instructional programs designed to enhance the teaching of math, science and technology concepts in grades 5-8. NASA CONNECT establishes the “connection” between the mathematics, science, and technology concepts taught in the classroom and NASA...
Topics: NASA, mathematics, aeronautics
A/V Geeks
Feb 12, 2011 NASA
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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
A/V Geeks
Feb 12, 2011 NASA
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An astronaut's eye view of what happens inside the flight deck during launch and landing (This video is the landing) at the Kennedy Space Center. This footage was taken onboard Space Shuttle mission STS-65, the mission that launched the International Microgravity Laboratory in 1994. This raw footage could be useful for classroom launch simulations. PLEASE NOTE: This videotape includes raw footage and is not a program. There are long gaps where there is no sound and other areas with sound and no...
Topics: NASA, STS-65
A/V Geeks
Feb 12, 2011 NASA
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Press conference with the crew of STS-4 describing mission highlights. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, space shuttle, STS-4
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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Press conference with the crew of STS-48 describing mission highlights. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, space shuttle, STS-48
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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Press conference with the crew of STS-40 describing mission highlights. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, space shuttle, STS-40
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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Press conference with the crew of STS-3 describing mission highlights. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, space shuttle, STS-3
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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Press conference with the crew of STS-30 describing mission highlights. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, space shuttle, STS-30
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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Press conference with the crew of STS-2 describing mission highlights. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, space shuttle, STS-2
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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Press conference with the crew of STS-1 describing mission highlights. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, STS-1, space shuttle
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA; Johnson Space Center
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Station Reel Time: Power Systems Description: Examines how electricity will be generated on the International Space Station. The Space Station is the largest structure ever built in space. It will be powered by eight solar panels that collect energy from the sun through the use of photovoltaic cells. Photvoltaic cells are used on Earth too, in toys, solar calculators, at school crossings and many other places. Once the energy is collected it will be used to charge batteries which will provide...
Topics: NASA, International Space Station
A/V Geeks
Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(September 7, 1990) What keeps satellites in orbit? Episode 8 of Starfinder explores questions about orbital motion.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, satellites
A/V Geeks
Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(September 12, 1990) Episode 7 of Starfinder focuses on gravity in space. Gravity is described in a number of different ways to make the idea of it concrete. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, gravity
A/V Geeks
Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(October 24, 1990) Episode 9 of Starfinder focuses on gravity and weight. Students have the opportunity to explore the difference between weight and mass. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, gravity
A/V Geeks
Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(September 7, 1990) Episode 7 of Starfinder focuses on the vastness of the universe. Poetry, art, analogy, and facts and figures are used to evoke the immensity of space. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy
A/V Geeks
Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(September 6, 1990) The fifth episode of Starfinder examines the laws of motion starting with Newton’s First Law of Motion. Starfinder makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science conce
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, Newton
A/V Geeks
Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(September 5, 1990) Episode 3 of Starfinder focuses on why a space telescope is needed. It explains the atmospheric phenomenon that distort the views of earthbound telescopes. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(September 5, 1990) Episode 4 of Starfinder focuses on the concept of an expanding universe. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(March 7, 1991) Episode 30, the final show of Starfinder focuses on cosmology. Cosmology is the study of the organization and structure of the universe. Astronaut Kathy Sullivan from the STS-31 Hubble mission is interviewed. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy, STS-31
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(September 4, 1990) Episode 2 of Starfinder focuses on how the Hubble Space Telescope works. It describes the data flow process from the stars to the earth with emphasis on how an image from the camera is transferred to computer screens. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(March 6, 1991) Episode 29 focuses on diffraction. The geometry of a wave is described in detail. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(March 5, 1991) Episode 27 of Starfinder focuses on the conservation of energy and matter. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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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
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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Starfinder, Episode 20: Constellations Description: (January 8, 1991) Episode 20 of Starfinder focuses on the study of constellations and some related myths and cultural history. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy, constellations
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(February 5, 1991) Episode 23 of Starfinder focuses on electromagnetic radiation. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy, electromagnetic radiation
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(2/13/91) Episode 25 of Starfinder focuses on our Solar System. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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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
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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Starfinder, Episode 21: Celestial Sphere Description: (December 11, 1990) Episode 21 of Starfinder focuses on the celestial sphere. It provides an introduction to the celestial globe which is a model of the celestial sphere. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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Starfinder, Episode 22: Magnetic Fields Description: (January 4, 1991) Episode 22 of Starfinder focuses on magnetic fields. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy, magnetic fields
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(September 4, 1990) Episode of Starfinder focuses on how to make sense of data. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, science
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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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
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(December 4, 1990) Episode 18 of Starfinder focuses on the density of matter. Also, Riccardo Giacconi, director of the Space Telescope Science Institute, is interviewed. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topic: NASA
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(December 4, 1990) Episode 17 of Starfinder focuses on the instruments used by the Hubble telescope. An overview of each of the five instruments is provided, these include the Faint Object Camera (FOC), the Wide Field Planetary Camera (WF/PC), the Faint Object Spectrograph (FOS), the Goddard High Resolution Spectrograph (GHRS), and the High Speed Photometer (HSP). The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, astronomy, telescopes
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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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
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(November 13, 1990) Starfinder episode 15 explores the nature of light from Galileo to the present (1990). Starfinder makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, light
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(October 31, 1990) Episode 14 of Starfinder focuses on rotational energy. It uses the rotation of the earth as an example to illustrate the distinction between rotation and revolution. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, energy
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA; Lewis Research Center
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Information about some of NASA's activities is included in four 30 minute episodes. Six topics are discussed in Episode 5: unistick vehicle controller to help the handicapped, the world's most powerful computer, a plane which changes the shape of its wings during flight, the space shuttle, testing water from space and four great observatories. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, aviation, technology
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(December 5, 1990) Episode 13 of Starfinder focuses on energy transfer. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, energy
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(October 30, 1990) Episode 12 of Starfinder focuses on solar energy and the power of the sun. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, solar energy
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(October 26, 1990) Episode 11 of Starfinder focuses on the evolution of stars. The beginning stages of our sun are used to trace the evolutionary process.
Topics: NASA, stars
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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(October 24, 1990) Episode 10 of Starfinder focuses on fusion energy. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, fusion energy, Hubble Space Telescope
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA; Langley Research Center
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If you were suddenly called into service in space, what would you wear? Would you be able to go into your closet and pull out the “right stuff?” Do you know what it takes to design space clothes? Watch the Space Wear episode of “That NASA Show” and find out how fashion meets function in zero gravity. It’s an out-of-this-world fashion show. Astronaut Jerry Ross and his daughter, Space Suit Engineer Amy Ross join host, NASA Engineer Phil West, for this program. To license this film and...
Topics: NASA, spacesuit, space wear, EVA
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Feb 11, 2011 NASA
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Episode 8 of Space Works examines two topics: The Landsat satellite pictures of the Los Angeles coastal region; and the shuttle flyby mission linked to radar detecting devices located in the forest of Bangladesh. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Science, Earth, Landsat
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Feb 10, 2011 NASA
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Features the first historic flight of the Space Shuttle Columbia. Highlights include the liftoff on April 12, 1981, the onboard activities of Young and Crippen, and a spectacular landing on Rogers Dry Lake bed in California. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, space shuttle
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Feb 10, 2011 NASA;
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NASA space research continually assists man in improving his home and environment. Several examples of these improvements are discussed: Landsat studies of Earth for examining natural resources and detecting pollution, advanced technology for solar/wind energy, innovative sewage treatment facilities, and energy-saving household devices. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, space dividends
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Feb 10, 2011 NASA
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Shows astronauts aboard Shuttle mission STS-41 using computer graphics and visual demonstration to answer four basic questions about spaceflight: How do spacecraft travel into space? How do spacecraft remain in orbit? Why do astronauts float in space? How do spacecraft return to Earth? Viewers learn how English scientist Isaac Newton formulated the basic science behind Earth's orbit more than 300 years ago. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes,...
Topics: NASA, STS-41
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Feb 10, 2011 NASA
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Meet Michelle Thaller, an astronomer with NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope. Find out what movie and what TV show first inspired Michelle to become an astronomer. You’ll also learn Michelle’s very favorite amazing fact about space. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Spitzer Space Telescope
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Feb 10, 2011 NASA; Ames Research Center
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Describes the history and current research on the search for extaterrestrial intelligence. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, SETI, extraterrestrial life
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Feb 10, 2011 NASA
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This program from 1976 was intended for classroom use for grades 7 and above. However, it is now 33 years old and is probably of more interest for its historical footage of the Apollo missions than for current classroom use. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Apollo