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NASASciFiles - GIFTS (2003)
NASA Why? Files segment explaining how the future of NASA weather satellite imagery will save lives and millions of dollars in hurricane preparation.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Dr. William Smith; Geostationary Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer; 3-D; Altitude; Steering Winds; Landfall;
Duration: 00:03:05
Popularity (downloads): 1442
America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - Introduction of William Ferris and B.B. King (2000)
In the first segment Stephen Yessum, Director of the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture, Washington D.C., introduces William Ferris and B.B. King.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Future of the Blues; B.B. King; Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities; William Ferris; author; folklorist; film maker; academic administrator; Encyclopedia of Southern Culture; Director of Center for Southern Culture; plays guitar;
Duration: 00:01:17
Popularity (downloads): 310
Salton Honored - A SMART Celebration: IR other than Statistics? (1995)
The second speaker, William Cooper, gave the talk - Can IR founded on any science other than statistitcs?

Genre: Lecture
Keywords: Information Retrieval; IR; SMART; Cornell; 30 Years; Computer Science; William Cooper; Science; Statistics
Duration: 00:30:47
Popularity (downloads): 1285
America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - B.B. King's Early Musical Education (2000)
In the third segment William Ferris and B.B. King discuss his musical education until age 14.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Itta Bene, Mississippi; Indianola, Mississippi; divorce; Greenwood, Mississippi; Tupelo, Mississippi; Elvis Presley; religious mother; church; Pastor Archie Fair; guitar playing in church; Church of God in Christ Sanctified; blues; gospel; Reverend Utah Smith; electric guitar; Blind Lemmon Jefferson; Lonnie Johnson; Blind Blake; Reverend Gates; Robert Johnson; great aunt; victrola phonograph; 78 records;
Duration: 00:04:04
Popularity (downloads): 556
America's Millenium on the Mall - Blues: Past and Future - Introduction of B.B. King by William Ferris (2000)
In the second segment William Ferris introduces B.B. King

Genre: Educational
Keywords: Smithsonian; 20th century; America's contributions; century of the blues; American music; jazz; country; gospel;classical; poetry; literature; visual arts; single most important blues artist of this century; Beal Street; King of the Blues;
Duration: 00:02:35
Popularity (downloads): 303
[Hats in Ring: Knowland, Knight Declare Candidacy] (1950)
Senator William Knowland (publisher, Oakland Tribune) announces candidacy in the Republican primary for Governor of California. Incumbent Governor Goodwin Knight accuses him of national ambition. Attorney General Edmund G. Brown,...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Newsreels; Political campaigns and elections: California; Knowland, William;
Duration: 00:49:00
Popularity (downloads): 336
That's Right
Made by Ken Smith from Prelinger Archives footage.

Genre: Ephemeral
Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 52
Much Better (1990)
Made by Ken Smith from Prelinger Archives footage.

Genre: Ephemeral
Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 50
Social Seminar: Changing (1971)
Demonstrates the quality of life as its impact is felt by a young family trying to reorient themselves in a society of conflicting standards and values. Shows how the terms...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Psychology; Substance abuse: Drugs; Hippies;
Duration: 00:27:49
Popularity (downloads): 360
NASAKSN - Northern Lights (2003)
What is the Aurora Borealis?

Genre: Educational
Keywords: William Jeffries; Solar Wind; Charged Particles; Gas; Television; TV;
Duration: 00:01:00
Popularity (downloads): 2661

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