Posts Tagged ‘Museum’

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.

The Pinball Museum

Sunday, November 21st, 2010

Filmed in 2009, this short documentary truly captures the spirit and dedication of the Pacific Pinball Museum. Found at YouTube from 30lbsskunk.

Julia Child Boils Up Some Primordial Soup

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

Julia Child cooks up a batch of primordial soup and explains how these simple ingredients produce amino acids – the building blocks of life. This video played in the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum’s Life in The Universe gallery from 1976 until the gallery closed. Found at YouTube from airandspace.

The Known Universe

Saturday, January 2nd, 2010

The Known Universe takes viewers from the Himalayas through our atmosphere and the inky black of space to the afterglow of the Big Bang. Every star, planet, and quasar seen in the film is possible because of the world’s most complete four-dimensional map of the universe, the Digital Universe Atlas that is maintained and updated by astrophysicists at the American Museum of Natural History. Pretty freakin’ cool! Found at YouTube from AMNHorg.

Steampunk Explained

Monday, November 9th, 2009

Steampunk exhibition at the Museum of the History of Science, University of Oxford. Found at YouTube from sajohnston61.