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Salton Honored - A SMART Celebration: IR hearted in Digital Libraries (1995)
Edward Fox as a past student gave a multimedia presentation about IR as in the heart of digital libraries and the global information infrastructure.

Genre: Lecture
Keywords: Information Retrieval; SMART; Cornell; 30 Years; Computer Science; Edward Fox; Global Information Infrastructure; Digital Libraries
Duration: 00:25:17
Popularity (downloads): 1436
 
Nation at Your Fingertips, The (1951)
How direct long distance dialing made the U.S. a smaller place.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Communication: Telephone;Infrastructure: Information;
Duration: 00:10:19
Popularity (downloads): 124
 
Far Speaking (1935)
History of telephone development from 1877 to 1935.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Communication: Telephone;Infrastructure: Information;
Duration: 00:10:31
Popularity (downloads): 214
 
Road to Better Living, The (1959)
Tribute to the mortgage banking industry and its role in building America's housing and industrial infrastructure.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Houses and homes;Finance;Infrastructure: Construction;
Duration: 00:23:27
Popularity (downloads): 895
 
Story Without End (1950)
Postwar expansion of telephone service made possible by development of microwave radio transmission and the transistor.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Communication: Telephone;Infrastructure: Information;
Duration: 00:18:08
Popularity (downloads): 69
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT11 - GPS (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing how pilots, drivers, hikers, seismologists, and the military use Global Positioning Systems (GPS).

Genre: Educational
Keywords: How It Works; Johnny Alonso; GPS; Global Positioning System; Dr. Kevin Dutton;
Duration: 00:03:35
Popularity (downloads): 1857
 
Bridging San Francisco Bay (1937)
Building the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Infrastructure: Bridges;San Francisco: Infrastructure;Occupations: Ironworkers;
Duration: 00:16:42
Popularity (downloads): 824
 
NASASciFiles - GPS (2002)
NASA Sci Files segment explaining the Global Positions System and how it monitors and measures crustal movement.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Earthquake; Global Positioning System; Stations; Satellites; Crustal Movement; Earth; Blind Fault; Computer Simulation; Slip Rate; Prediction; Displacement;
Duration: 00:02:08
Popularity (downloads): 2342
 
NASADestinationTomorrow - DT10 - Climate Change (2003)
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment explaining how NASA will use satellites engineered to analyze and predict trends in climate change and global warming.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: On The Runway; Global Warming; Greenhouse Gases; Climate Models; Stephanie Nevin; Satellite; Calipso; Cloudsat; Dr. Lamont Poole; A-Train;
Duration: 00:03:40
Popularity (downloads): 1901
 
Lincoln Highway Dedication (1915)
Dedication of the western terminus of the Lincoln Highway (old U.S. 30) in Lincoln Park, San Francisco.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Infrastructure;Infrastructure: Roads and highways;Celebrations;
Duration: 00:01:03
Popularity (downloads): 314
 

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