Dawn, Mission to the Asteroid Belt

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NASA's Dawn mission is getting ready to launch on an unprecedented tour of two residents of the asteroid belt. This mission will be the first to orbit two different bodies in our solar system.
For more information see: http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/videos/dawn/dawn20070626/

Athlete of the Future

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JPL engineers built a futuristic robot that may one day go to the moon.
For more information see: http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/videos/technology/athlete-20070806/

The Space Age Is Born

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View excerpts from an upcoming documentary,"Explorer 1: JPL and the Beginnings of the Space."
For more information see: http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/videos/sputnik/sputnik20071003/

Time Dilation Video

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Is time different to observers moving at different speeds? For more information, see the World Year of Physics 2005 feature. http://www.nsf.gov/news/mmg/mmg_disp.cfm?med_id=55655&from=vid A RealPlayer streaming version of the video also is available. To see the clip with the captions on, you will need to select Tools > Preferences > Content > Use Supplemental text captioning when available, or deselect it if you do not wish to see the captions. Then re-start the video....

The Outer Planets

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Professors Gary Flandro and Bruce Murray discuss turning a journey to the outer planets Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune a possibility.Plotting a trip to the outer planets.

Space Week: Roving Mars, Part 1

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The creation and expectations of a Rover robot meant to explore Mars.With brilliant design and hard work, the Rover engineers create a robotic wonder to explore Mars.