Videos

Who's Online?

We have 448 guests and no members online

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Home  >  Videos
Media in category space exploration:
NASA: Probe Habitat of Monster Black Hole
A mysterious and intense X-ray source near the black hole shines onto the surface layers of the accretion disk, causing iron atoms to radiate characteristic emission -- what astronomers call the iron K line -- at about 6,000 to 7,000 electron volts. The inner part of the disk is orbiting the black h...
Date: 2012-05-31 16:10:59
Views: 2513
Votes: 1
Downloads: 0
Comments: 0
Rating: 5/5
space exploration
B612 Foundation Sentinel Mission
The non-profit B612 Foundation aims to build, launch, and operate the first privately funded deep space mission—a space telescope in orbit around the Sun that will map the inner Solar System in search of asteroids that could impact Earth.
Date: 2012-06-29 15:58:57
Views: 3408
Votes: 1
Downloads: 0
Comments: 0
Rating: 5/5
space exploration
Danger of Asteroids
Asteroids are a scientific and economic opportunity in that they contain the original building blocks of the Solar System. They are targets for future human exploration, and may contain valuable raw materials for mining. These asteroids are also a threat in that they can pose great risk to humanity ...
Date: 2012-06-28 17:30:56
Views: 3056
Votes: 1
Downloads: 0
Comments: 0
Rating: 5/5
space exploration
How the Sentinel Telescope Works
Sentinel is a space-based infrared (IR) survey mission to discover and catalog 90 percent of the asteroids larger than 140 meters in Earth’s region of the solar system. The mission should also discover a significant number of smaller asteroids down to a diameter of 30 meters. Sentinel will be launch
Date: 2012-06-28 17:34:57
Views: 2542
Votes: 1
Downloads: 0
Comments: 0
Rating: 5/5
space exploration
How Hard Is It to Land Curiosity on Mars?
Landing the Curiosity rover on Mars is the most difficult and nail-biting part of the whole mission. See just how hard it is to land on Mars in this 60-second video.
Date: 2012-08-06 15:00:43
Views: 2629
Votes: 1
Downloads: 0
Comments: 0
Rating: 5/5
space exploration
Mars in a Minute: How Do You Get to Mars?
What does it take to get a spacecraft to Mars? This 60-second video covers a few key things to remember when planning a trip to the Red Planet.
Date: 2012-08-02 15:06:49
Views: 2996
Votes: 1
Downloads: 0
Comments: 0
Rating: 5/5
space exploration
Descent to Mars
This is a full-resolution version of the NASA Curiosity rover descent to Mars, taken by the MARDI descent imager. As of August 20, all but a dozen 1600x1200 frames have been uploaded from the rover, and those missing were interpolated using thumbnail data. The result was applied a heavy noise reduct...
Date: 2012-08-24 20:58:29
Views: 2848
Votes: 1
Downloads: 0
Comments: 0
Rating: 5/5
space exploration
The Eagle Has Landed: The First Moon Landing (1969)
Through television, motion picture and still photography, this film provides an "eye-witness" perspective of the Apollo 11 mission that put a human on the moon.
Date: 2012-07-26 14:11:54
Views: 3005
Votes: 1
Downloads: 0
Comments: 0
Rating: 5/5
space exploration
NASA: "Reach for the Stars" with will.i.am
For the first time in history, a recorded song has been beamed back to Earth from another planet. Students, special guests and news media gathered at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, Calif., on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012, to hear "Reach for the Stars" by musician will.i.am after it wa...
Date: 2012-08-29 16:52:54
Views: 3488
Votes: 1
Downloads: 0
Comments: 0
Rating: 5/5
space exploration
Mars: The Thrilling Journey
NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Mission (MER) is an ongoing robotic space mission involving two rovers, Spirit and Opportunity, exploring the planet Mars. It began in 2003 with the sending of the two rovers—MER-A Spirit and MER-B Opportunity—to explore the Martian surface and geology.
Date: 2012-09-06 14:25:30
Views: 3126
Votes: 1
Downloads: 0
Comments: 0
Rating: 5/5
space exploration
  Page 7 of 16