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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..
1:49:59 Nuremberg Trial (Court TV, part 1) RobertHJacksonCenter From Court TV documentary (1995) on Nuremberg Trial, part 1 highlighting it’s origins and footage on and commentary about Robert H. Jackson’s Opening Statement, Indictments of Nazi war criminals, Nazi Organizations and concentration camps. For further information, see www.roberthjackson.org.
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..
Alexander Vindman From Wikipedia Alexander Semyon Vindman (born June 6, 1975) is a retired United States Army lieutenant colonel who was the Director for European Affairs for the United States National Security Council (NSC) until he was reassigned on February 7, 2020. Vindman came to national attention in October 2019 when he testified before the..
Volodymyr Zelenskyy From Wikipedia Volodymyr Oleksandrovych Zelenskyy (Ukrainian: Володимир Олександрович Зеленський, pronounced; born 25 January 1978) is a Ukrainian politician, former actor and comedian who is the sixth and current president of Ukraine. Zelenskyy announced his candidacy for the 2019 Ukrainian presidential election on the evening of 31 December 2018, alongside the New Year’s Eve..
The Conversation – Academic rigor, journalistic flair – Search analysis, research, academics… COVID-19;Arts + Culture;Economy + Business;Education;Environment + EnergyEthics + Religion – Many other subjects
Then and Now: Vermont’s EV Story December 28, 2021 Imagine if Vermonters had only ever driven electric cars? The truth is, Vermont didn’t have electricity until 1905, and not until the 1960’s in rural areas. But in other parts of the country, EVs accounted for 1/3 of all the vehicles on the road. Electric cars..
Anne Applebaum From Wikipedia “Anne Elizabeth Applebaum (born July 25, 1964) is an American journalist and historian. She has written extensively about Marxism–Leninism and the development of civil society in Central and Eastern Europe. “She has worked at The Economist and The Spectator, and was a member of the editorial board of The Washington Post..
Overcoming “Bin-decision” – How to sort your recyclable plastic so more plastic is properly recycled and reused.
48:53 Dean Minow interviews Benjamin B. Ferencz ’43 Harvard Law School Dean Martha Minow sat down for a talk with Benjamin B. Ferencz ’43, who served as a chief prosecutor in the Nuremberg Trials. Ferencz has written extensively on the importance of a permanent international criminal tribunal to ensure enforcement of international law.