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Nelson, George (George Driver "Pinky") 1950-

Works: 5 works in 7 publications in 1 language and 8 library holdings
Genres: History  Television interviews  Interviews  Television series  Educational television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Internet videos 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TL796.5.S652,
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about George Nelson
Most widely held works by George Nelson
Sputnik plus 50 years : the enduring impact by George Nelson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Nelson discusses the 1957 launch of Sputnik, the environment of the 50's, the impact of the launch, and 50 years after its launch, the continuing impact of Sputnik on government, the military, the schools, the media, the scientific community, and our culture
Faculty learning communities( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This year's Showcase theme, "Faculty Learning Communities," honors members of Western Washington University and other local communities who are working together, across disciplines, to share and expand their scholarship. A core characteristic of faculty learning communities is a desire to work together for improved teaching and learning. This is often done without compensation, recognizing the reward of creating a better learning environment for students by increasing engagement, critical thinking skills, learning technologies, and teamwork skills
An astronaut looks at the space program : (George "Pinky" Nelson)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Host Al Page interviews George (Pinky) Nelson, NASA astronaut and Visiting Professor of Astronomy at the University of Washington. Mr. Nelson discusses the current status of the space program, the Rogers Commission, the shuttle crash and its aftermath; space technology, Soviet advances; the space station, the economic considerations of the space program; the perfect astronaut, psychological aspects; the joys of space flight
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.72 (from 0.68 for Sputnik pl ... to 0.85 for George Nel ...)

Alternative Names
George Driver Nelson astronauta statunitense

George Driver Nelson US-amerikanischer Astronaut

George Nelson americký astronaut

George Nelson Amerikaans natuurkundige

George Nelson amerikansk astronaut och fysiker

George Nelson amerikansk astronaut og fysikar

George Nelson amerikansk astronaut og fysiker

George Nelson astronaute américain

Nelson, George "Pinky", 1950-

Nelson, Pinky, 1950-

Джордж Драйвер Нельсон американский астронавт

Джордж Нелсън

Џорџ Нелсон

ג'ורג' נלסון

جورج نلسن فیزیک‌دان و فضانورد آمریکایی

جورج نيلسون رائد فضاء أمريكي