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NASA Premieres Unique Spherical Film Called 'Water Falls'
2014-01-23 17:03:30

[ Watch The Video: NASA Film Focuses On Science Behind Rain ] NASA NASA has created a unique spherical film showing water's journey and extensive impact as it cycles through Earth. "Water Falls," created in partnership with the Global Precipitation Measurement mission, will premiere this month on spherical movie screens at special events hosted by The Wild Center in Tupper Lake, N.Y., and The Space Foundation in Colorado Springs, Colo. Shortly afterwards it will be released to more...

2014-01-23 12:24:28

GREENBELT, Md., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has created a unique spherical film showing water's journey and extensive impact as it cycles through Earth. "Water Falls," created in partnership with the Global Precipitation Measurement mission, will premiere this month on spherical movie screens at special events hosted by The Wild Center in Tupper Lake, N.Y., and The Space Foundation in Colorado Springs, Colo. Shortly afterwards it will be released to more than 100...

2014-01-06 16:21:24

GREENBELT, Md., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Visitor Center in Greenbelt, Md., will host this month's Sunday Experiment on Jan. 19 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. EST. It's a free afternoon for elementary school-aged children and their families. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) This month's Sunday Experiment explores how scientists will be able to measure rain and snow from space with the Global Precipitation...

2013-09-12 11:21:53

NASA is inviting social media users to apply for credentials to attend the media day activities for its next Earth science satellite, the Global Precipitation Mission, on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. The half-day event will give 30 social media users the same access as news media. For U.S. citizens active on social media, the deadline to apply is Monday, Sept. 30, 2013. All social media accreditation applications will be considered on a...

2013-09-11 16:20:39

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- News and social media members have an opportunity to get an up-close look at NASA's Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) mission's Core Observatory satellite Tuesday, Oct. 8, at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., in its final public appearance. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Reporters will meet at Goddard's Visitor Center at 10 a.m. EDT, where they can speak with scientists and...

NASA Celebrates Water's Journey Around The Globe In New Spherical Film
2013-08-14 06:42:27

[WATCH VIDEO: Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The water of our planet is on a constant journey. It escapes from the ocean and surfs on clouds until taking that fateful fall back to the Earth’s surface. A new short film from NASA called “Water Falls” invites the public to ride along with scientists tracking water’s journey around the globe – on a globe. Produced in partnership with the Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM)...

2013-05-09 16:20:46

GREENBELT, Md., May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Visitor Center in Greenbelt, Md., will host this month's free Sunday Experiment on Sunday, May 19, from 1 to 3 p.m. EDT. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The Sunday Experiment is a free afternoon for children of all ages and their families to discover NASA Goddard's exciting missions. This May edition of Sunday Experiment will uncover the world of thermal coating and...

2013-02-07 12:22:08

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Around 70 educators from seven different Virginia school districts will be participating in a NASA-sponsored professional development workshop on Saturday, Feb. 9, at the MathScience Innovation Center in Richmond, Va. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Sen. Tim Kaine and NASA Langley Research Center Director Lesa Roe, will kick off the 2013 Aerospace Educator Workshop at 9 a.m. They, along with...

2013-01-30 16:20:57

GREENBELT, Md., Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Visitor Center in Greenbelt, Md., will host this month's free Sunday Experiment on Feb. 17 from 1 to 3 p.m. EST. This month's edition of Sunday Experiment will uncover the world of thermal coating and contamination engineering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The Sunday Experiment is a free afternoon for children of all ages and their families to discover NASA Goddard's...

2013-01-10 12:20:13

GREENBELT, Md., Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Visitor Center in Greenbelt, Md., will host this month's Sunday Experiment on Jan. 20 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. EST. The Sunday Experiment is a free afternoon for children of all ages and their families to discover NASA Goddard's exciting missions. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The Jan. 20 Sunday Experiment will explore NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) mission. SDO...