57:10 The Blaschkas from the Lampworker’s Perspective Corning Museum of Glass Eric Goldschmidt, Properties of Glass Supervisor at The Corning Museum of Glass and artist Wesley Fleming pair up to explore the lampworking techniques of Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka in this lecture and demonstration. Eric and Wes create glass sea creatures, both duplicating some of..
7:19 The Story of Rudolf and Leopold Blaschka Corning Museum of Glass The “Botanical Wonders” (May 18 — November 25, 2007) exhibition at The Corning Museum of Glass celebrated the singular triumph of glassmakers Leopold Blaschka (1822-1895) and his son Rudolf (1857-1939) and offered close-ups of the people and the craft process behind the glass..
5:01 Restoring Blaschka Sea Creatures in Glass – Many years before they were commissioned by Harvard University to make the Glass Flowers, father and son artists Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka meticulously shaped glass into lifelike models of marine and terrestrial animals. Harvard University Many years before they were commissioned by Harvard University to make the..
1:00:51 Sea Creatures in Glass (Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka ) Elizabeth R. Brill, Sea Creatures Preservation Specialist David O. Brown, Photographer and Filmmaker Gonzalo Giribet, Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology; Curator of Invertebrate Zoology, and Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University James Hanken,..
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55:55 A Life on Our Planet | David Attenborough | My Witness Statement & Vision for the Future Factual America Podcast Join us as we discuss the new Netflix Documentary, David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet. Subscribe for more from Factual America: http://bit.ly/AlamoPictures Sir David Attenborough is a broadcast legend. And probably no individual..
12:00 The Mechanician: A brief history of Charles E. Taylor May 24th is known as Aviation Maintenance Technician day. The special day was founded in the 1990’s to honor all of the mechanics in the aviation industry and was set on the birthday of the first airplane mechanic, Charles E. Taylor. He worked with the..
24:56 The Wright Brothers On Huffman Prairie After their first flights at Kittyhawk, North Carolina, The Wright Brothers returned to Dayton Ohio. During 1904-1905 on Huffman Prairie, they practiced and perfected the concepts involved in powered flight. From 1910-1915 They Conducted A Pilot Training School And Exhibition Company. The Historic Site Of Huffman Prairie Is..
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30:02 Praying Mantises – Deadly Killers of the Insect World | Free Documentary Nature Free Documentary – Nature They are killers! They kill with unbelievable precision. They fight Kung Fu style and are seen in Japan as a symbol of vigilance – the mantises. Their triangular head with its unique flexibility is conspicuous. Two over-dimensioned..