Space_Update: Earth Views of Space and Space Views of Earth
Entry ID: ESIP_3_Space_Update

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Summary
Abstract: "Space Update" is an information and imagery multimedia treasure trove CD-ROM
produced by Rice University and used by over a million visitors at the Houston
Museum of Natural Science. Designed as a "point and click" exhibit for museums
and schools, but now available to the general public, it provides "the best of
the Web" safely, without the problems of a Web browser - the students can't
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Related URL
Description: Browse the Updating Images from the Space Update Software or download the files
via FTP

Description: Project web page, including link to online ordering system
Multimedia Sample
Small multimedia sample image
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Caption:  A sample image.
Description:  Browse the Updating Images from the Space Update Software
or download the files via FTP

 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Reiff, Patricia, Rice University
Dataset Title: Space Update CD
Dataset Release Date: 1999
Dataset Release Place: Houston, Texas
Dataset Publisher: Rice University, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Data Presentation Form: CD
Online Resource: http://www.spaceupdate.com
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1996-01-01
Instrument
TELESCOPES Ancillary Description
Quality All NASA imagery is in the public domain except Hubble Space Telescope
Images, which were created with support to the Space Telescope Science
Institute, operated by the Association of Universities for Research in
Astronomy, Inc. from NASA contract NAS5-26555, and are reproducible
with permission from AURA/STScl. Digital renditions of images
produced by AURA/STScl are obtainable royalty-free. This entire
software package is copyright 1996, 1997, 1998 Patricia Reiff, Rice
University, Houston, Texas.
Use Constraints Full site license given free for educational institutions. Free online upgrades
Originating Center
Data Center
Rice Space Institute, Rice University Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://rsi.rice.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: PATRICIA REIFF
Phone: (713)348-4634
Fax: (713)348-5143
Email: reiff at rice.edu
Email: connect at space.rice.edu
Contact Address:
Rice Space Institute
6100 Main Street
MS - 108
City: Houston
Province or State: Texas
Postal Code: 77005-1892
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: CD-Rom
Distribution Size: 690 MB
Distribution Format: secure web order
Fees: $15 US

Distribution Media: Dual CD-Rom (with Earth Update)
Distribution Size: 1300 MB
Distribution Format: secure web order
Fees: $25
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (713)348-4634
Fax: (713)348-5143
Email: reiff at rice.edu
Email: connect at space.rice.edu
Contact Address:
Rice Space Institute
6100 Main Street
MS - 108
City: Houston
Province or State: Texas
Postal Code: 77005-1892
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-09-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-12-21
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