26 relations: Apollo Command/Service Module, Count off, Delta II, Doomsday Clock, Explosive material, Film, Film leader, Fritz Lang, Greenwood Publishing Group, John C. Stennis Space Center, Kepler (spacecraft), Launch window, Mission Elapsed Time, NASA, New Year, New Year's Eve, Propellant, Solar Maximum Mission, Space Shuttle, Technical writer, Thea von Harbou, Timer, United Launch Alliance, University of Cambridge, William Everett, Woman in the Moon.
The Command/Service Module (CSM) was one of two spacecraft, along with the Lunar Module, used for the United States Apollo program which landed astronauts on the Moon.
A count off, count in, or lead-in is a verbal, instrumental or visual cue used in musical performances and recordings to ensure a uniform entrance to the performance by the musicians and to establish the piece's initial tempo, time signature and style.
New!!: Countdown and Count off ·
Delta II is an American space launch system, originally designed and built by McDonnell Douglas.
New!!: Countdown and Delta II ·
The Doomsday Clock is a symbolic clock face, representing a countdown to possible global catastrophe (e.g. nuclear war or climate change).
New!!: Countdown and Doomsday Clock ·
An explosive material, also called an explosive, is a reactive substance that contains a great amount of potential energy that can produce an explosion if released suddenly, usually accompanied by the production of light, heat, sound, and pressure.
New!!: Countdown and Explosive material ·
A film, also called a movie, motion picture or photoplay, is a series of still images which, when shown on a screen, creates the illusion of moving images due to the phi phenomenon.
New!!: Countdown and Film ·
A film leader is a length of film attached to the head or tail of a film to assist in threading a projector or telecine.
New!!: Countdown and Film leader ·
Friedrich Christian Anton "Fritz" Lang (December 5, 1890 – August 2, 1976) was a German-Austrian filmmaker, screenwriter, and occasional film producer and actor.
New!!: Countdown and Fritz Lang ·
Greenwood Publishing Group (GPG) is an educational and academic publisher (middle school through university level) which is today part of ABC-CLIO.
The John C. Stennis Space Center (SSC) is a NASA rocket testing facility.
Kepler is a space observatory launched by NASA to discover Earth-like planets orbiting other stars.
New!!: Countdown and Kepler (spacecraft) ·
In the context of spaceflight, a launch window is a time period during which a particular vehicle (rocket, Space Shuttle, etc.) must be launched in order to reach its intended target.
New!!: Countdown and Launch window ·
Mission Elapsed Time (MET) is used by NASA during their space missions, most notably during their Space Shuttle missions.
New!!: Countdown and Mission Elapsed Time ·
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is the United States government agency responsible for the civilian space program as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.
New!!: Countdown and NASA ·
New Year is the time at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New!!: Countdown and New Year ·
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on December 31.
New!!: Countdown and New Year's Eve ·
A propellant or propellent is a chemical substance used in the production of energy or pressurized gas that is subsequently used to create movement of a fluid or to generate propulsion of a vehicle, projectile, or other object.
New!!: Countdown and Propellant ·
The Solar Maximum Mission satellite (or SolarMax) was designed to investigate Solar phenomena, particularly solar flares.
New!!: Countdown and Solar Maximum Mission ·
The Space Shuttle was a partially reusable low Earth orbital spacecraft system operated by the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
New!!: Countdown and Space Shuttle ·
A technical writer is a professional writer who engages in technical writing and produces technical documentation that helps people understand and use a product or service.
New!!: Countdown and Technical writer ·
Thea Gabriele von Harbou (27 December 1888 – 1 July 1954) was a German screenwriter, novelist, film director, and actress.
New!!: Countdown and Thea von Harbou ·
A timer is a specialized type of clock for measuring time intervals.
New!!: Countdown and Timer ·
United Launch Alliance (ULA) is a joint venture of Lockheed Martin Space Systems and Boeing Defense, Space & Security.
New!!: Countdown and United Launch Alliance ·
The University of CambridgeThe corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.
William Everett (October 10, 1839 – February 16, 1910) was born in Watertown, Massachusetts, United States.
New!!: Countdown and William Everett ·
Woman in the Moon (German Frau im Mond) is a science fiction silent film that premiered 15 October 1929.
New!!: Countdown and Woman in the Moon ·