December NASA-TV Schedule-PTK programs

From: Jan Wee <>
Subject: December NASA-TV Schedule-PTK programs
Date: Mon, 24 Nov 1997 11:19:14 -0600

Dear discuss-lfm members,

The just released December NASA-TV schedule includes
rebroadcast times for both Program IV (Destination Mars)
and Program V (Today On Mars).

Jan Wee, discuss-lfm moderator.


GE-2, Transponder 9C at 85 degrees West longitude, vertical 
polarization, with a frequency of 3880 MHz, and audio of 6.8 MHz.

2-3 PM  5-6 PM  8-9 PM  11 PM-12 am   2-3 am    All times Eastern
NASA TV may pre-empt scheduled programming for live Agency events.

DEC 8 Mon.

Live From Mars Program IV "Destination Mars"
(rebroadcast of live performance)
Level: Grades 5-12
TRT:  60:00
Live From Mars Program IV presents highlights from both Pathfinder 
and Global Surveyor missions.  This video also reveals Mars as perhaps 
the most exciting planet to visit in our solar system.

DEC 9 Tues. and DEC 24 Wed.

Live From Mars Program V: "Today on Mars..."
(rebroadcast of live performance)
Level: Grades K-12
TRT:  60:00
Live From Mars Program V presents live weather data and imagery from 
Mars, showing what has been learned from the Pathfinder lander and 
rover.  This continuing data provides students with material to analyze 
in math and computer classes.  The video shares what Sojourner has revealed 
about the actual composition of Martian rocks, and what this implies for 
the question of liquid water and the possibility of life.  The video also 
gives a preview of the next decade of exploration.