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Fires, Earthquakes, Modernization and Air Strikes: The Destruction and Revival of Japan's Cities

Fires, Earthquakes, Modernization a...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:16:00 | 3329 views

05/06/2002, 5:30, 10-485 Carolina Hein Natural disasters, fires, and earthquakes, destroyed Japan's cities in whole or in part on numerous occasions over the last centuries. Human intervention, political change, modernization, and th...

Beirut, Beirut

Beirut, Beirut

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:15:00 | 5219 views

04/01/2002, 5:20, 10-485 Hashim Sarkis Through a series of cases in the history of the reconstruction of Beirut (from 1990 to the present), Hashim Sarkis illustrates a number of points and characteristics about Beirut's resilience. ...

Double Restoration: Berlin after 1945

Double Restoration: Berlin after 1945

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:14:00 | 2867 views

03/11/2002, 5:30, 10-485 Brian Ladd The reconstruction of Berlin, after the massive destruction it suffered in World War II, was complicated in two fundamental ways. First was the question of historical continuity. On the one hand, t...

Logarhythms Sing at Class Dinner 2010

Logarhythms Sing at Class Dinner 2010

Logs

Added 6 years ago | 00:18:57 | 24204 views

The MIT Logarhythms Alums serenade the Class of 1960 with joyful a capella singing - MIT songs, popular songs, and novelty tunes, Marriot Hotel, during MIT's Reunion Weekend, June, 2010.

"Crossing Mandelbaum Gate" Book Talk with Kai Bird

"Crossing Mandelbaum Gate" Book Tal...

MIT Center for International Studies

Added over 6 years ago | 01:03:00 | 30686 views

A Starr Forum event presented on May 6, 2010Pulitzer prize-winning author, Kai Bird, came to MIT for a book talk and book signing: Crossing Mandelbaum Gate: Coming of Age between the Arabs and Israelis, 1956-1978 (Just released this Apri...

Starr Forum: Yemen: Avoiding the Mistakes and Learning the Lessons of Iraq and Afghanistan

Starr Forum: Yemen: Avoiding the Mi...

MIT Center for International Studies

Added over 6 years ago | 01:35:29 | 22144 views

A Starr Forum event presented on April 8 2010 Ambassador Barbara Bodine on Yemen: Avoiding the Mistakes and Learning the Lessons of Iraq and Afghanistan About the speaker: Ambassador Bodine's over 30 years in the US Foreign Service were...

Nuclear Weapons: The Cold War Era

Nuclear Weapons: The Cold War Era

Nuclear Weapons: Physics, History, and Abolition?

Added over 6 years ago | 01:25:00 | 14155 views

The Cold War Era: Weapons, Wiretaps, and Treaties Presented by Professor David Kaiser The cold war history of the weapons deployment is covered as well as the treaties which limited their use such as the nuclear test ban, anti ballisti...

New York Times Performance Tour in Battery Park, NYC

New York Times Performance Tour in ...

Pia Lindman for VAP 20th Anniversary DVD

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:04:59 | 10442 views

Pia Lindman The New York Times Performances 2003-2006 __________________________________________________________________________________________________ In Battery Park City, Manhattan, NY, 09/09/05 _____________________________________...

MIT Physics Demo -- No-Win Tug of War

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added 8 years ago | 00:00:33 | 41844 views

Two people on carts pull on a long rope, demonstrating that the center of mass does not move.

Juan Cole- Iraq's Three Civil Wars:...

MIT Center for International Studies

Added over 8 years ago | 01:40:38 | 29165 views

Juan Cole is Richard P. Mitchell Distinguished University Professor of History at the University of Michigan. He has written extensively about Egypt, Iran, Iraq, and South Asia. After Sept. 11, he launched a Weblog, “Informed Comment,” ...

Doc and Crew Pulling up the Distres...

Old Versions

Added almost 9 years ago | 00:04:35 | 20373 views

See Doc Edgerton and crew pulling up the distress lantern from the ironclad Civil War-era ship USS Monitor.

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