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Lisa Harouni: A primer on 3D printing

2012 may be the year of 3D printing, when this three-decade-old technology finally becomes accessible and even commonplace. Lisa Harouni gives a useful introduction to this fascinating way of making things -- including intricate objects once impossible to create.

Last Updated on Saturday, 01 February 2014 11:46

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A Day Made of Glass 2: Same Day. Expanded Corning Vision

Corning's expanded vision for the future of glass technologies. This video continues the story of how highly engineered glass, with companion technologies, will help shape our world.

Last Updated on Saturday, 01 February 2014 11:21

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A Day Made of Glass... Made possible by Corning

Watch "A Day Made of Glass" and take a look at Corning's vision for the future with specialty glass at its heart.

Last Updated on Saturday, 01 February 2014 11:23

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Pattie Maes & Pranav Mistry: Unveiling the "Sixth Sense," game-changing wearable tech

This demo -- from Pattie Maes' lab at MIT, spearheaded by Pranav Mistry -- was the buzz of TED. It's a wearable device with a projector that paves the way for profound interaction with our environment. Imagine "Minority Report" and then some.

USAID Future of Development Symposium | Don Steinberg | On Isaac Asimov

The Symposium was based on the understanding that the future will be more complex, more interconnected, and more uncertain than the past or even the present day. This video features Ambassador Donald Steinberg, USAID Deputy Administrator. The speech focuses on the future of development and how USAID is becoming a learning agency.

Last Updated on Saturday, 01 February 2014 11:10

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USAID Future of Development Symposium | Steve Radelet | Three Development Scenarios

The Symposium was based on the understanding that the future will be more complex, more interconnected, and more uncertain than the past or even the present day. This video features USAID Senior Economist Steve Radelet giving his lunchtime speech on the future of development.

USAID Future of Development Symposium | Why Futures and Development

The Symposium was based on the understanding that the future will be more complex, more interconnected, and more uncertain than the past or even the present day. This video features several Symposium participants who share their expectations for the event and key takeaways.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 December 2013 11:28

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USAID Future of Development Symposium | Future Analysis Implications

The Symposium was based on the understanding that the future will be more complex, more interconnected, and more uncertain than the past or even the present day. This video features several Symposium participants who discuss why an understanding of how future trends will affect international development is so critical.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 December 2013 11:25

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USAID Future of Development Symposium | Populations

The Symposium was based on the understanding that the future will be more complex, more interconnected, and more uncertain than the past or even the present day. This video features several Symposium participants who share what was discussed in the sessions on Population.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 December 2013 10:41

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USAID Future of Development Symposium | Science and Technology

The Symposium was based on the understanding that the future will be more complex, more interconnected, and more uncertain than the past or even the present day. This video features several Symposium participants who share what was discussed in the sessions on Science and Technology.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 December 2013 10:33

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