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American falls from above, American side / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White.

American falls from above, American...

Library of Congress

Added over 2 years ago | 00:00:22 | 2549 views

OTHER TITLES Variant title in C. Musser: American falls from top of American shore CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1896. SUMMARY From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: Shows glittering ice background and a ...

Communications in Slow-Moving Crises (MIT Communications Forum)

Communications in Slow-Moving Crise...

MIT Communications Forum

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:57:00 | 24923 views

11/18/2010 5:00 PM 4"231Abrahm Lustgarten, Reporter, ProPublica; Andrea Pitzer, Editor, Nieman Storyboard; Rosalind H. Williams, HM, Bern Dibner Professor of the History of Science and Technology; Thomas Levenson, Head of Writing and ...

Contemplative Dimensions of Human Experience

Contemplative Dimensions of Human E...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:40:00 | 13599 views

04/28/2009 7:00 PM Simmons HallFr. Thomas Keating, O.C.S.O., Trappist MonkDescription: In a mind"stretching talk covering the history of the planet, development of higher"order consciousness, and East"West religious practices, Trappist m...

Learning to See in the Dark: The Roots of Ethical Resistance

Learning to See in the Dark: The Ro...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:10:00 | 10121 views

04/24/2009 6:00 PM Simmons HallCarol Gilligan, University Professor, New York University School of LawDescription: In this complex narrative documenting paradigm shifts in developmental thinking, Carol Gilligan defines the very capacity ...

Personal Robots

Personal Robots

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:47:28 | 5352 views

06/07/2008 11:45 AM KresgeCynthia Breazeal, SM '93, SCD '00, Professor, Program in Media Arts and SciencesDescription: Cynthia Breazeal's eminently charming creatures appear to have stepped out of Santa's North Pole workshop. But Breazea...

Sociable Robots

Sociable Robots

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:16:00 | 3890 views

04/29/2008 6:00 PM MuseumSherry Turkle, Abby Rockefeller Mauz_ Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology,Program in Science, Technology, and Society; Cynthia Breazeal, SM '93, SCD '00, Professor, Program in Media Arts an...

Neurobiology of Fear, Anxiety and Extinction: Implications for Psychotherapy

Neurobiology of Fear, Anxiety and E...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:09:00 | 10226 views

04/14/2008 4:00 PM 46"3002Dr. Michael Davis, Robert W. Woodruff Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Emory University School of MedicineDescription: Few scientists have charted the grim territory of fear and anxiety with th...

The Writing of Fantasy

The Writing of Fantasy

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:31:00 | 11285 views

11/14/2007 7:00 PM 32"123Susan Cooper, Author; Gregory Maguire, Author; Roger Sutton, Editor in Chief, The Horn Book; Dr. Robert M. Randolph, Chaplain to the InstituteDescription: Sometimes the world gives off a glare "that's hard to ...

The Dignity of Difference

The Dignity of Difference

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:31:00 | 4482 views

10/16/2007 4:30 PM Wong AuditoriumSir Jonathan Sacks, Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the British CommonwealthDescription: In a talk that interweaves philosophy, history, religion and some classic rabbinic banter, Sir J...

Where Morals Come From (And Why it Matters)

Where Morals Come From (And Why it ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:56:00 | 6274 views

09/20/2007 5:30 PM Wong AuditoriumBeatriz Luna, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Dept. of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh; John Mikhail, Associate Professor, Law Center and Philosophy Department, Georgetown U...

When I'm 64: Discounting, Time Preference, and Personal Identity

When I'm 64: Discounting, Time Pref...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:44:45 | 3863 views

06/09/2007 9:00 AM Shane Frederick, Sarofim Family Career Development Professor, and Associate Professor of Management Science, MIT Sloan School of ManagementDescription: Neither philosophers nor economists can satisfactorily explain som...

The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature

The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 5 years ago | 01:52:00 | 4032 views

10/31/2002 6:30 PM 10-250Steven Pinker, Johnstone Family Professor of Psychology; Harvard University; Description: From the book jacket: Our conceptions of human nature affect every aspect of our lives, from the way we raise our childr...

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