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[Guide Dogs for the Blind] (1950)
Visit to Guide Dogs for the Blind, San Rafael, California: a school for training seeing-eye dogs to assist blind people. Newsreel story.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Newsreels; Animals: Dogs; Blindness;
Duration: 00:01:02
Popularity (downloads): 419
 
ACM CHI 1995 - Tactil-based Direct Manipulation in GUIs for Blind Users (1994)
The increasing of graphical user interfaces is making computer systems more, rather than less difficult to interact with for the blind users. One solution is to creat interfaces for...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; user with special needs; blind users; alternative interaction methods
Duration: 00:12:39
Popularity (downloads): 480
 
NASASciFiles - Faults (2002)
NASA Sci Files segment exploring faults and how they contribute to eartquakes.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Vibration; Crust; Rock Layers; Faults; Normal Fault; Hanging Wall; Foot Wall; Reverse Fault; Strike-Slip Fault; Lithosphere; Plates; Earth; Fault Line; Plate Boundaries; Divergent Boundaries; Rift Valleys; Volcanoes; Convergent Boundary; Mountains; Transform Boundary; San Andreas Fault; Interplate Earthquakes;
Duration: 00:03:39
Popularity (downloads): 2142
 
Pity the blind (1904)
Filmed version of a popular vaudeville gag, as if from the audience of a variety theater. A boy, holding a sign under his arm, leads a man onto a stage...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Burlesque (Theater)--United States--Drama; Impersonation--Drama; Blind--United States--Public opinion--Drama; Deception--United States--Drama; Voyeurism--United States--Drama; Silent films; Comedies; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:51
Popularity (downloads): 857
 
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
 
Computer Animation of Loma Prieta Aftershocks, segment 11 of 12 (1989)
Concluding summary

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;
Duration: 00:00:47
Popularity (downloads): 552
 
Computer Animation of Loma Prieta Aftershocks, segment 09 of 12 (1989)
A map view animation is used to show aftershocks

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;
Duration: 00:02:24
Popularity (downloads): 470
 
Computer Animation of Loma Prieta Aftershocks, segment 06 of 12 (1989)
A side view of the San Andreas Fault shows the earthquake and its aftershocks

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;
Duration: 00:01:48
Popularity (downloads): 455
 
Computer Animation of Loma Prieta Aftershocks, segment 08 of 12 (1989)
Animations show aftershocks as dots and spheres inside a transparent box and from the view of a camera flying perpendicular to the fault plane

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Earthquakes;
Duration: 00:01:38
Popularity (downloads): 440
 
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
 

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