STEM - Science
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..
1:57:59 LA Liszt Competition Online Winners Recital – Premiered Apr 25, 2021 For La Campanella & other, see – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dkD5VwXdZl4 – Los Angeles Intl Liszt Competition Welcome note – Dr. Katherine Hickey, Competition Director Greeting note – Dr. Jay Hershberger, Head of the Jury and President of the American Liszt Society Message of Mr. György..
58:41 BBC | The 2,000-Year-Old Computer – The Antikythera Mechanism Tony Freeth, Derek Price, Prof. Alexander Jones, Roger Hadland, Michael Wright,- An amazing documentary – Clickspring
52:10 The Endurance: A Legendary Story Of Survival | Shackleton’s Captain | Timeline Captain Frank Worsley signs on as Captain of the Endurance to navigate Sir Ernest Shackleton and his crew to Antarctica. Learn how when the expedition ship is crushed; Worsley’s seamanship and navigational skills saves them all.
1:07:08 David McCullough with Ken Burns on The Wright Brothers 92nd Street Y Two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize David McCullough talks with pre-eminent historical documentarian, Ken Burns, telling the dramatic story-behind the story of the courageous brothers who taught the world how to fly: Wilbur and Orville Wright. Recorded May 7, 2015 at 92nd..
1:21:15 Captain James Cook: The incredible true story of the World’s Greatest Navigator 1:14:29 Part 2 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=klCTPlOxuDw – Heroes and Legends documentary channel 6.95K subscribers Captain James Cook, a British Navigator, Cartographer and explorer was one of the pre-eminent sailors and innovators of his age. Now a controversial figure for indigenous cultures who see..
1:07:49 The real story of how Enigma was broken – Sir Dermot Turing A virtual talk by Sir Dermot Turing. Surely Enigma was broken by the British at Bletchley Park? The real story begins much earlier, in December, 1932. In the bathroom of a Belgian hotel, a French spymaster photographs secret documents – operating instructions..
53:44 How Leonardo da Vinci Changed the World People Who Changed the World Leonardo da Vinci, the famous Italian artist and polymath who lived during the high renaissance changed the world in a huge way. He is best known for his painting the Mona Lisa, which is the most famous piece of art in the..
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