Archive for the ‘Anniversaries’ Category

9/11 Stories

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

A documentary about the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History’s 9/11 collection. Found at YouTube from X.

Happy Birthday, Hubble!

Saturday, April 24th, 2010

Twenty years ago a shuttle carrying NASA’s Hubble telescope was launched into space. As Jeff Glor reports, NASA is sharing thousands of new incredible images from outer space. Found at YouTube from CBSNewsOnline.

Pearl Harbor Attack

Monday, December 7th, 2009

From a WWII documentary, this is a short section about the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7th, 1941. Found at YouTube from VarlooDesign.

Timelapse Tiananmen Square

Friday, October 2nd, 2009

The parade in Tiananmen Square to mark the 60th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China – as seen in timelapse and slow-motion. Found at Vimeo from Dan Chung.

Elvis’ Life As A Dog

Sunday, August 16th, 2009

A doggie biopic of ‘ life. Found at YouTube from take1809com.

Apollo 11 Moon Landing Mission Video

Monday, July 20th, 2009

Today is . The following playlist includes clips from start to finish of that historic achievement, with . Watching them even today, when space travel is commonplace, it is still breathtaking when you consider what an extraordinary feat sending men to the moon was.