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06-2012  Video:  Exploring Space Lecture: Seeking Planets Like Earth  /  National Air & Space Museum  /  1 hour
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11-2011  Video:  Tour of the Moon 
5.5 min  /  HD
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10-2011  Video:  Are We Alone? 
Are we the only life in the universe?  Dr. Jill Tarter  /  Cal Poly Forum  /  53 min
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09-2011  Video:  NASA Human Spaceflight Past, Present and Future: Where Do We Go From Here?  
2.5 hours
                   House of Representatives' Committee on Science, Space and Technology Hearing
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08-2011  Video:  "We Stopped Dreaming" Neil deGrasse Tyson about NASA 
/  Director, Hayden Planetarium  /  3 min
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07-2011  Video:  Astronomy is in Golden Age 
Interview with STSCI's Dr. Robert Williams  /  12 min  /  Alternate YouTube site
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06-2011  Video:  Brian Cox Lecture: The Universe 
1 hr, 16 min  /  University of Manchester Lecture
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03-2010  Video:  Neil deGrasse Tyson on Need for NASA 
/  Director, Hayden Planetarium  /  5 min
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07-2009  Video:  Neil deGrasse Tyson on the Moon Landing and Space Exploration 
7 min
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07-2009  Video:  Neil deGrasse Tyson "Called by the Universe" 
1 hr, 48 min  /  The Science Network
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02-2009  Video:  Neil deGrasse Tyson Discusses his book "The Pluto Files" 
1 hr, 12 min  /  Google Talk
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xx-2008  Video:  The Ends of the Universe:  Hubble's Final Chapter 
Science Channel  /  44 min  /  HD 
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10-2007  Video:  Earth-Rise Over the Moon from Japan's KAGUYA Spacecraft
 /  2.5 min  /  HD

Other Excellent Videos

Deep Space Explorer  1 hour  /  HD  /  Deep space Images set to music
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HDTV from Space 
/  23 min  /  HD    Space shuttle launch; First HDTV from space shuttle and ISS
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Guide to the Cosmos 
Dr. Robert Piccioni   Free Videos
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Cosmic Journeys - Season 1 
2009-2010   in HD
Episode 1:  Super Hurricanes 
20 min
Episode 2:  Largest Black Holes in the Universe 
19 min
Episode 3:  How Large is the Universe? 
20 min
Episode 4:  When Will Time End? 
21 min
Episode 5:  The Incredible Journey of Apollo 12 
20 min
Episode 6:  Supermassive Black Hole in the  Milky Way Galaxy 
20 min
Episode 7:  The Search for Earth-Like Planets 
21 min
Episode 8:  Voyage to Pandora: First Interstellar Space Flight 
21 min
Episode 9:  Venus: Death of a Planet 
22 min
Episode 10:  Cosmic Energy: Cold Sparks to Black Holes 
21 min
Episode 11:  Is the Universe Infinite? 
24 min
Episode 12:  Alien Planets and Eyeball Earths: The Search for Habitable Planets 
24 min
Episode 13:  Attack of the Sun 
24 min
Episode 14:  Saturn's Mysterious Moons 
2009  /  25 min
Episode 15:  The Asteroid that Flattened Mars 
25 min
Episode 16:  The Riddle of AntiMatter 
24 min
Episode 17:  Mysteries of a Dark Universe 
25 min
Episode 18:  Birth of the Moon 
24 min
Episode 19:  Crashing Into the Moon 
24 min
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Astronomy 101 with Bruce Betts, Physics 195, Cal State Dominguez Hills, Spring 2012
Excellent 1.5-hour sessions,  News Article
Session 1  Tour of the Solar System and the Night Sky
Session 2  Space Exploration
Session 3  Moon, Mercury and Planetary Surfaces
Session 4  Venus, Earth, Mars Intercomparison
Session 5  Mars
Session 6  Asteroids and Near Earth Objects
Session 7  Jupiter, Satellites, Magnetospheres
Session 8  Saturn and its Rings
Session 9  Uranus and Neptune
Session 10  Pluto, Minor Planets, Kuiper Belt, Oort Cloud, Solar Wind, Comets, and the Solar System
Session 11  Exo-Planets
Session 12  The Sun and Stars
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Apollo 11 40th Anniversary Tribute July 2009 
/  John Glenn Lecture  /  National Air & Space Museum  /  Photo
  Part 1 - General Jack Dailey, Director, National Air and Space Museum
  Part 2 - Dr. G. Wayne Clough, Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution
  Part 3 - Senator John H. Glenn, Mercury 6 and STS-95 Astronaut
  Part 4 - Chris Kraft, former Johnson Space Center Director, Flight Director for Mercury and Gemini
  Part 5 - Dr. Buzz Aldrin, Gemini 12 and Apollo 11 Astronaut
  Part 6 - General Michael Collins, Gemini 10 and Apollo 11 Astronaut
  Part 7 - Neil Armstrong, Gemini 8 and Apollo 11 Astronaut   
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Tribute to Carl Sagan
  01.  The Symphony of Science 
several music videos based on Carl Sagan and fellow scientists
  02.  Carl Sagan, Neil de Grasse Tyson and NASA Team Up! 
1 min  /  HD
  03.  Carl Sagan Final Interview with Charlie Rose May 1996:  Part 1 
10 min  /  Part 2  7 min  /  Part 3  3 min
  04.  Carl Sagan Speaks Zeitgeist 
17.5 min  /  HD
  05.  The Carl Sagan Ensemble:  Part 1
  3 min  /  Part 2  2.5 min  /  HD
  06.  Carl Returns to his 6th Grade Class 
3 min  /  HD
  07.  Imagination 
6.5 min  /  HD
  08.  Scaling Heaven Human Exploration of Space 
10.5 min  /  HD
  09.  Star Stuff 
9 min  /  HD
  10.  Time Travelers 
9 min  /  HD
  11.  Telos 
11 min  /  HD
  12.  Heresy 
10 min  /  HD
  13.  The Frailty of Knowledge 
11 min  /  HD
  14.  Heaven and Hell 
10 min  /  HD
  15.  Darkness 
10 min  /  HD
  16.  You Are Here 
10 min
  17.  The Theory of Everything 
11 min  /  HD
  18.  The Gift of Apollo 
10 min  /  HD
  19.  To The Sky 
10.5 min  /  HD
  20.  The Blessing and the Curse 
11.5 min  /  HD
  21.  The Great Demotions 
11 min  /  HD
  22.  A Universe Not Made for Us 
9 min  /  HD
  23.  Traveller's Tales 
8 min  /  HD
  24.  Wanderers
10 min  /  HD
  25.  The Backbone of Night 
8 min  /  HD
  26.  The Edge of Forever 
9.5 min  /  HD
  27.  Consider Again That Pale Blue Dot 
9.5 min  /  HD
  28.  We Humans Are Capable of Greatness 
3 min  /  HD
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Sagan Series Tribute
  Part 1.  The Frontier is Everywhere 
3 min  /  HD
  Part 2.  Life Looks for Life 
4 min  /  HD
  Part 3.  A Reassuring Fable 
4 min  /  HD
  Part 4.  Per Aspera Ad Astra (Through Hardship to the Stars)  
2 min  /  HD
  Part 5.  Decide to Listen 
5 min  /  HD
  Part 6.  End of An Era: The Final Shuttle Launch 
6 min  /  HD
  Part 7.  The Long Astronomical Perspective 
4 min  /  HD
  Part 8.  The Gift of Apollo 
4.5 min  /  HD
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BBC
  Full-length programs in HD
  BBC Horizon: Black Holes 
1 hour
  BBC Horizon: The Hunt for Higgs 
1 hour
  BBC Horizon: Solar Storms The Threat to Earth 
1 hour
  BBC Horizon: Seeing Stars  Part 1
15 min  /  Part 2 15 min  /  Part 3 15 min  /  Part 4 14 min
  The Planets - Part 1 
1999  /  49 min
  The Planets - Part 2 
1999  /  49 min
  The Planets - Part 3 
1999  /  49 min
  The Planets - Part 4 
1999  /  49 min
  The Planets - Part 5 
1999  /  49 min
  The Planets - Part 6 
1999  /  49 min
  The Planets - Part 7 
1999  /  49 min
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IMAX 
full-length programs in HD
  Cosmic Voyage 
1996  /  36 min
  Destiny in Space  
1994  /  40 min   Space shuttle and space flight
  Fighter Pilot - Operation Red Flag 
2004  / 48 min
  Hail Columbia!  
1982  /  35 min   Space shuttle and space flight
  Mission to MIR 
1997  /  40 min
  SolarMax 
2000  /  38 min
  Space Station 
2002  /  47 min
  The Dream is Alive 
1985  /  36 min  Space shuttle and space flight
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National Geographic 
full-length programs in HD
  Inside the Milky Way 
2010  /  1 hour
  Journey to the Edge of the Universe
 1.5 hours

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