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Global Animation

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-06-07T15:19:05.000Z
Topic:
Aeronautics
Flight
Space Sciences
Youtube Category:
Education
Video Title:
Global Animation
Description:
This movie shows a mosaic of 70-cm radar data for the Moon, using a map projection that places the center of the Earth-facing side at top, and rotates around the limb starting from the north pole, along the east side to the south pole, and back again along the west side.
Views:
188
Video Duration:
55 sec
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airandspace
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National Air and Space Museum
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Animal Analyst: Smithsonian Scientist Katharine Hope

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-02-23T19:22:02.000Z
Youtube Category:
Pets & Animals
Video Title:
Animal Analyst: Smithsonian Scientist Katharine Hope
Description:
An average day for most veterinarians requires them to be familiar with the wellbeing of household pets, like cats and dogs. But it's a different story for veterinarian Katharine Hope -- she treats about 2,000 animals from 400 different species. Katharine is a veterinarian at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, D.C. She and her colleagues care for a variety of animals, from small baby flamingos to adult Asian elephants, so there's no such thing as an average day.
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5,239
Video Duration:
2 min 30 sec
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Animal Demonstrations at Smithsonian's National Zoo

Creator:
National Zoo
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-07-21T21:03:07.000Z
Topic:
Zoology
Animals
Veterinary medicine
Animal health
Youtube Category:
Pets & Animals
Video Title:
Animal Demonstrations at Smithsonian's National Zoo
Description:
Come see our numerous animal demonstrations at Smithsonian's National Zoo! For a complete list of daily demonstrations, visit: http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Visit/DailyPrograms/
Views:
3,845
Video Duration:
4 min 35 sec
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SmithsonianNZP
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National Zoo
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Artful Animals

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2010-11-01T18:55:19.000Z
Youtube Category:
Education
Video Title:
Artful Animals
Description:
Unique objects representing animals indigineous to the African continent. For young and old alike, this object-rich exhibition details the importance of animals in African art, culture, and spiritual life. Artful Animals, a new exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) in collaboration with the National Museum of African Art, presents African animals through the lens of fine art, anthropology, history, and science
Views:
347
Video Duration:
1 min 37 sec
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sitesExhibitions
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Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service
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kepler animation.mov

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-05-24T12:12:45.000Z
Metadata Updated:
2013-08-27T14:17:05.000Z
YouTube Category:
Tech
Views:
496
Video Title:
kepler animation.mov
Description:
NASA's Kepler spacecraft detects planets by monitoring a star's brightness very precisely. If a planet crosses the star's face from Kepler's point of view, the star will dim slightly in a specific way. Using this technique, Kepler has spotted more than 1,200 planetary candidates so far. Credit: NASA
Video Duration:
13 seconds
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Feeding the Animals at the Smithsonian's National Zoo

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2009-09-18T19:15:49.000Z
Youtube Category:
Pets & Animals
Video Title:
Feeding the Animals at the Smithsonian's National Zoo
Description:
Mike Maslanka, head nutritionist at the Smithsonian's National Zoo, talks about what it takes to feed 2000 animals from 400 different species 365 days a year. Each one receives a diet specially designed by National Zoo nutritionists that not only meets their nutrient needs but also encourages them to employ their natural feeding behaviors. The Zoo's commissary is one of the world's largest zoo commissaries and is about half an acre in size. In all, 13 people make up the Zoos nutrition team. Two members of the team are certified nutritionists. Of all 220 zoo members of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, only 11 have nutritionists, and the National Zoo has two! But thats not the only thing that sets the Zoo apart. The National Zoo is also the only zoo that makes all of its own hay, which is grown at CRC. Read more: http://nationalzoo.si.edu/Animals/AnimalIndex/AnimalNews/nutrition.cfm
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62,159
Video Duration:
4 min 4 sec
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Feeding the Animals at the Smithsonian's National Zoo

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2010-03-11T19:12:44.000Z
Youtube Category:
Pets & Animals
Video Title:
Feeding the Animals at the Smithsonian's National Zoo
Description:
Mike Maslanka, head nutritionist at the Smithsonian's National Zoo, talks about what it takes to feed 2000 animals from 400 different species 365 days a year. Each one receives a diet specially designed by National Zoo nutritionists that not only meets their nutrient needs but also encourages them to employ their natural feeding behaviors.
Views:
3,170
Video Duration:
4 min 4 sec
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Smithsonian Institution
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Animals in Translation - How Animals Think and Feel

Creator:
Smithsonian Education
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2009-03-17T16:43:43.000Z
Topic:
Education
Youtube Category:
Education
Video Title:
Animals in Translation - How Animals Think and Feel
Description:
Using the mysteries of autism to decode animal behavior, Professor Temple Grandin speaks in the clear voice of a woman who emerged from the other side of autism, bringing with her an extraordinary message about how animals think and feel. Professor Temple Grandin Professor of Animal Science Colorado State University. Tuesday, January 23, 2007 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. National Zoological Park Visitors Center
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6,999
Video Duration:
1 hr 27 min 20 sec
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SmithsonianEducation
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Smithsonian Education
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Animals Aloft - Four-Footed Soldiers

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2012-11-07T15:58:08.000Z
Metadata Updated:
2014-12-29T19:54:54.000Z
YouTube Category:
Shows
Views:
450
Video Title:
Animals Aloft - Four-Footed Soldiers
Description:
Dogs have a long history of serving their countries as military scouts, rescue dogs, and messengers. From: ANIMALS ALOFT http://bit.ly/1trxZ1N
Video Duration:
131 seconds
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Animals Aloft: Sneak Peek

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2009-12-03T17:57:09.000Z
Metadata Updated:
2014-12-30T17:43:40.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment
Views:
366
Video Title:
Animals Aloft: Sneak Peek
Description:
Watch the story of a special group of highflying animals who explore the friendly skies and beyond.
Video Duration:
71 seconds
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smithsonianchannel
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Smithsonian Channel
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China's Most Amazing Animals

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-02-19T23:07:46.000Z
Youtube Category:
Entertainment
Video Title:
China's Most Amazing Animals
Description:
This secluded mountain range in the Sichuan province of China is home to some amazing creatures. From: PANDAS IN THE WILD http://bit.ly/1lDnouQ
Views:
23,997
Video Duration:
3 min 33 sec
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Smithsonian Channel
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Skin & Bones - Animal Life: Anhinga

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-01-12T18:12:03.000Z
Topic:
Natural History
Youtube Category:
Education
Video Title:
Skin & Bones - Animal Life: Anhinga
Description:
Anhingas are underwater ambush predators, swimming near their prey before darting their head forward to spear through the fish with a thin, sharp bill. This video is one of a series taken from the mobile app Skin & Bones. The app brings animal skeletons to life through 3D imagery in the Bone Hall at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. Download on the App Store and enjoy the videos and 3D experience at the Museum or wherever you are.
Views:
127
Video Duration:
2 min 18 sec
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National Museum of Natural History
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Skin & Bones - Animal Life: Mandrill

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-01-12T18:09:45.000Z
Topic:
Natural History
Youtube Category:
Science & Technology
Video Title:
Skin & Bones - Animal Life: Mandrill
Description:
Male Mandrills are the largest and most strikingly colored monkeys in the world. These forest dwelling monkeys travel in large troops that can top 800 individuals. This video is one of a series taken from the mobile app Skin & Bones. The app brings animal skeletons to life through 3D imagery in the Bone Hall at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. Download on the App Store and enjoy the videos and 3D experience at the Museum or wherever you are.
Views:
169
Video Duration:
2 min
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National Museum of Natural History
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Ocean Aliens Animations

Creator:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-05-19T19:49:37.000Z
Topic:
Art, modern
Youtube Category:
Education
Video Title:
Ocean Aliens Animations
Description:
In Ocean Aliens, teens created their own ocean alien, a fictional sea creature inspired by actual deep sea creatures. They considered how their creature would eat, defend itself, and find a mate. Here are some of their ocean alien animations! Ocean Aliens is an ART + SCIENCE Pop-Up workshop by ARTLAB+ and Q?rius at the National Museum of Natural History.
Views:
77
Video Duration:
37 sec
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hirshhornARTLAB
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hirshhornARTLAB
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Animal Artists at the Smithsonian's National Zoo

Creator:
National Zoo
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-12-02T22:04:43.000Z
Topic:
Zoology
Animals
Veterinary medicine
Animal health
Youtube Category:
Science & Technology
Video Title:
Animal Artists at the Smithsonian's National Zoo
Description:
Painting is ‪#‎ZooEnrichment‬ that engages the animals’ senses of touch, smell, and sight and allows them to exercise control and choice over their masterpieces. You can help our artists express themselves! Gift online at http://nationalzoo.si.edu/GivingTree. All animals at the Smithsonian's National Zoo create works of art using non-toxic, water-based paint.
Views:
29,212
Video Duration:
2 min 49 sec
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Bocas Research Station Animals, Part 5: Northern Jacanas

Creator:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2009-06-19T16:37:27.000Z
Topic:
Tropics
Biology
Youtube Category:
Pets & Animals
Video Title:
Bocas Research Station Animals, Part 5: Northern Jacanas
Description:
STRI's Bocas del Toro Research Station is home to several Nothern Jacanas (Jacana spinosa) that inhabit the pond found infront of the main laboratory building.
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2,447
Video Duration:
1 min 38 sec
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BocasResearchStation
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BocasResearchStation
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Behind the Scenes: Animating Titanoboa's World

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel
Type:
Video recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
video/x-m4v
Uploaded:
Sat, 31 Mar 2012 12:00:00 EDT
Topic:
Zoology
Animals
Veterinary medicine
Animal health
Snakes
Copyright:
2015 SNI/SI Networks L.L.C. All rights reserved. Smithsonian Channel is a trademark of Smithsonian Institution. SNI/SI Networks L.L.C. is an authorized user.
Podcast Keywords:
snakes,nature,dinosaurs,paleontology,titanoboa,reptiles,archeology,science
Description:
Find out how scientists and animators worked together to turn fossils into creatures and bring titanoboa's world to life.
Duration:
02:22 MINS
Author:
Smithsonian Channel
Subtitle:
Find out how scientists and animators worked together to turn fossils into creatures and bring titanoboa's world to life.
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Smithsonian Channel Presents Titanoboa: Monster Snake
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Smithsonian Channel
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Herbstzeitlose [AutumnCrocus] Animated Poster

Creator:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-04-29T21:39:34.000Z
Metadata Updated:
2015-04-29T21:39:34.000Z
Topic:
Design
YouTube Category:
Education
Views:
11
Video Title:
Herbstzeitlose [AutumnCrocus] Animated Poster
Description:
Animated poster by Götz Gramlich. This video is part of the "How Posters Work" exhibition at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum from April 2015 to November 2015.
Video Duration:
24 seconds
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cooperhewitt
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Skin & Bones - Animal Life: Pileated Woodpecker

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-01-12T18:15:25.000Z
Topic:
Natural History
Youtube Category:
Education
Video Title:
Skin & Bones - Animal Life: Pileated Woodpecker
Description:
Pileated Woodpeckers use their clawed feet to hold on to the sides of the trees they drum on in search for carpenter ants behind the bark. This video is one of a series taken from the mobile app Skin & Bones. The app brings animal skeletons to life through 3D imagery in the Bone Hall at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. Download on the App Store and enjoy the videos and 3D experience at the Museum or wherever you are.
Views:
137
Video Duration:
1 min 6 sec
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National Museum of Natural History
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Skin & Bones - Animal Life: Swordfish

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-01-12T18:16:03.000Z
Topic:
Natural History
Youtube Category:
Education
Video Title:
Skin & Bones - Animal Life: Swordfish
Description:
Swordfishes are ocean predators capable of swimming at high speeds; they use their flattened bill to slash and spear their prey. This video is one of a series taken from the mobile app Skin & Bones. The app brings animal skeletons to life through 3D imagery in the Bone Hall at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. Download on the App Store and enjoy the videos and 3D experience at the Museum or wherever you are.
Views:
699
Video Duration:
1 min 32 sec
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