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CD-ROM, DVD, Video List - Subject - Education Resources


Educational Resources (K-12)

A Collection of Solid Waste Resources, (CD-ROM)
EP 1.104:C 68/CD/yr
Publications on climate change and waste, composting, hazardous waste management,
household hazardous waste, tribal waste management, landfills, recycling, municipal solid waste
management. Includes games and activities for children and information in Spanish. Annual

A Topographic Field Trip of Washington, D.C., 1997, (CD-ROM)
I 19.2:W 27/CD
Multimedia educational CD-ROM to teach teach topographic map reading skills.

The Adventure of Echo The Bat, An Adventure in Remote Sensing, Grades 5-8, etc., 2003, (CD-ROM)
NAS 1.86:EC 4/CD

Exploring the Extreme Universe!, (CD-ROM)
NAS 1.86:UN 3/2/CD/yr
Interactive multimedia.

Imagine The Universe! StarChild, (CD-ROM)
NAS 1.86:UN 3/yr/CD
Annual captures of the Imagine the Universe! Multimedia designed for students 14 and up.
Website. Current website:

Let's Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle, April 2000, (CD-ROM)
EP 1.104:R 31/2
Games, activities, publications and resources for students and teachers.

Magnetospheric Constellation, (CORRECTION), (CD-ROM)
NAS 1.86:M 27/CD/CORR
A multimedia educational presentation on the sun and its effects on the earth, including
components for elementary, middle, and high schools with corresponding teachers' guides.

Making Sun-Earth Connections, (CD-ROM)
NAS 1.86:SU 7/2/CD
A multimedia educational presentation on the sun and its effects on the earth, including
components for elementary, middle, and high schools with corresponding teachers' guides.

Pedestrian, Bicycle & School Bus Safety, Seguridad para peatones, ciclistas y autobuses escolares, February 2001, (CD-ROM)
TD 8.64:P 34/SPAN./ENG
Audio CD. In Spanish only

SIR-C Education Program, Pre-Launch CD-ROM, vol ID
NAS 1.86:ED 8/CD
Educational program for middle and high schools to teach scientific and technological skills
through interaction with radar images of the earth. Includes teacher's guide, lesson plans,
presentation materials, radar images, photos, maps and software for image display.

SORCE, Solar Radiation and Climate Experiment, Interactive CD-ROM
NAS 1.86:S 04/CD
The Solar Radiation and Climate Experiment (SORCE) is a NASA-sponsored satellite mission that will provide state-of-the-art measurements of incoming x-ray, ultraviolet, visible, near-infared, and total solar radiation. Multimedia. Includes sections on mission, history, science, technical, launch, animation and videos. Also includes materials aimed at students including cut-out paper models. Project website.

Techno Agent, 1997, (CD-ROM)
NAS 1.86:T 22/CD
Mac only. Multimedia.

Terra: the EOS flagship, (CD-ROM)
NAS 1.86:T 27/yr/CD
Visual images representing the development of the TERRA spacecraft and its mission. Mission

The Asian Monsoon and Data Assimilation, NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center, (CD-ROM)
NAS 1.86:M 75/CD

Contains teacher, student and resource guides for middle and high school students and a data
visualizer with 4000 data graphs. Includes multimedia presentations at four levels of complexity
from a brief overview to scientific papers by NASA scientists. Includes 4000 charts of temperature,
precipitation and wind for Seoul, Bombay, Calcutta, Seattle, Washington, DC, and London for
1985-1989. Also includes ASCII temperature and precipitation data for Bombay (1878-1989),
Calcutta (1931-1989), London (1841-1989), LA, (1877-1977, 1987-1989), Seoul (1905-1989),
washington, DC (1824-1842, 1846-1848, 1854-1859, 1862-1989). Similar and more data sets
available in publication World Monthly Surface Station Climatology or NASA GEDEX CD-ROM.

The Dynamic Sun, (CD-ROM)
NAS 1.86:SU 7/yr/CD
A multimedia educational presentation on the sun and its effects on the earth, including
components for elementary, middle, and high schools with corresponding teachers' guides. Most
images are from SOHO, the Solar and Helispheric Observatory.

The Traffic Safety Box, January 2001, (CD-ROM)
TD 8.64:T 67
The program is intended to build awareness and educate youth on traffic safety issues. It provides
students with an opportunity to interact and learn about highway safety through a series of
interactive exercises. Topics covered include alcohol, occupant protection, speeding, and zero

Viewing The Violent Universe (CD-ROM)
NAS 1.86:UN 3/3/CD
Contains computer-viewable version of a 5-minute video on the launch and early achievements of
the Compton Gamma Ray Observatory.

Visit to an Ocean Planet, Version 1.1, TOPEX/POSEIDON, An Educational, 1998 (CD-ROM)
NAS 1.86:OC 2/CD

Educational multimedia CD-ROM designed for middle and high school curricula as well as the
general public based on results for the TOPEX/Poseidon satellite launched by NASA and CNES to
measure oceans. Related website includes classroom guide and additional materials.

Welcome to NASA's Earth Science Enterprise, Educational CD-ROM, (CD-ROM)
NAS 1.86:EA 7/3/yr/CD

Interactive multimedia educational CD-ROM. "NASA's Earth Science Enterprise is dedicated to
understanding the total Earth system and the effects of natural and human-induced changes on the
global environment. The vantage point of space provides information about Earth's land,
atmosphere, ice, oceans, and biota that is obtainable in no other way. Programs of the Enterprise
study the interactions among these components to advance the new discipline of Earth System
Science, with a near-term emphasis on global climate change." Program website has additional

Welcome to the Planets: Educational CD-ROM, Version 1
NAS 1.86:P 69
Includes selected images acquired over approximately 20 years of NASA planetary exploration.
Each image is accompanied by information about Solar System bodies and various spacecraft that
explored them. CD-ROM includes narration, images and data. Website has additional materials
matching Version 1.5 of Welcome to the Planets.