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History of Urbanization

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New York -- Before the City
From YouTube, produced by TED-Ed
Eric Sanderson shares how he made a 3D map of Manahattan's fascinating pre-city ecology of hills, rivers, wildlife -- accurate down to the block -- when Times Square was a wetland and you couldn't get delivery. (16:39)
December 5, 2017 at 08:23 PM
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Human Population Growth - Crash Course Ecology
From YouTube, produced by Crash Course
If being alive on Earth were a contest, humans would win it hands down. We're like the Michael Phelps of being alive, but with 250,000 times more gold medals. Today Hank is here to tell us the specifics of why and how human population growth has happ... [more]
November 28, 2017 at 08:01 PM
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Urbanization | Society and Culture | MCAT | Khan Academy
From YouTube, produced by Sydney Brown
Created by Sydney Brown. (08:08)
November 28, 2017 at 07:57 PM
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The Toilet - An Unspoken History
From YouTube, produced by BBC
Documentary filmed for BBC Four. Originally filmed in 2012. All copyright credited to BBC. (58:55)
December 9, 2017 at 10:28 AM
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How They Kept Warm in the 1800s
From YouTube, produced by Weather Channel
Matt Sampson takes us to the Merchant's house in New York City. It's the oldest remaining house in the city with all of it's original furnishings. But what's really interesting is how those living in the 1800s kept warm! (01:44)
December 5, 2017 at 08:12 PM
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The New York City Evolution Animation
From YouTube, produced by Myles Zhang
This animation illustrates the development of NYC’s street grid and infrastructure systems from 1609 to the present-day, using geo-referenced road network data and historic maps. The resulting short film presents a series of “cartographic snapshots” ... [more]
March 13, 2019 at 07:44 PM
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World's First City Discovered by U.S. Spy Satellite
From YouTube, produced by Smithsonian Channel
Old U.S. spy satellite images of the Middle East have unearthed a stunning discovery: the world’s first city, Tell Brak – 4,000 years older than the Great Pyramids. (03:47)
February 17, 2020 at 03:56 PM
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The History of Urbanization, 3700 BC - 2000 A.D.
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(No sound, but interesting.) This map visualizes the history of urban settlements over 6,000 years. The data shown in the map comes from a Yale-led study published in Scientific Data, which compiled the most comprehensive data set on historical urban... [more]
November 28, 2017 at 07:52 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
1896-1901: Visual tour of New York City (speed corrected w/ added sound)
From YouTube, produced by guy jones
Selection of some of the best shots of New York at the dawn of film. Set to a natural rate and added in sound for ambiance. (09:35)
February 3, 2018 at 12:21 PM
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Evolution of the Downtown Philadelphia Skyline
From YouTube, produced by COMMERCIALCafé
The 100+ year evolution of the Philadelphia skyline. (02:35)
March 13, 2019 at 08:01 PM
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