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  1. Computing Britain Streaming

    Link
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b06bq6j1/episodes/downloads
    Category
    Science and Technology
    Subject
    Computing, Technology
    Medium
    Radio/Sound
    Type of resource
    Streaming/Download

    Series of podcasts in which mathematician Hannah Fry looks back at 75 years of computing history to reveal the UK’s lead role in developing the technologies we rely on today, from the development of computer memory in the 1940s and the invention of packet switching in the 1950s, to the home computer boom of the 1980s, the development of the billion dollar computer game industry and the dot com boom and bust in Great Britain between 1999 and March 2000.

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  2. BritLab Streaming

    Link
    https://www.youtube.com/user/HeadsqueezeTV/featured
    Category
    Bio-Medical, Science and Technology
    Subject
    Chemistry, Computing, General Science, Mathematics, Physics, Technology
    Medium
    Film/Video
    Type of resource
    Streaming/Download

    Science video channel on Youtube featuring content presented by Greg Foot and Hannah Fry. The Brit Lab Original series consists of a series of short films featuring experiments and investigations into various phenomena, including decomposition, spontaneous combustion and cannibalism. Hannah Fry’s Number Hub videos see the mathematician explaining mathematical concepts and theories in an entertaining and engaging way. The channel also includes videos from James May’s Head Squeeze series and a small selection from the BBC ‘Tomorrow’s World’ series, including this demonstration of early touch screen technology.

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  3. Cognitive Science Movie Index Streaming

    Link
    https://www.indiana.edu/~cogfilms/index.php
    Category
    Arts and Humanities, Science and Technology
    Subject
    Computing, Film Studies
    Type of resource
    Databases, Web Links

    Originally created by the Cognitive Science department at the University of California, San Diego and now hosted by the University of Indiana, Bloomington, the Cognitive Science Movie Index is a broad list of films that showcase themes in the Cognitive Sciences, with the aim of highlighting their potential usefulness in an educational context. A feedback system enables users to rate each film based on quality, relevance and accuracy.

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  4. Malware Museum Streaming

    Link
    https://archive.org/details/malwaremuseum&tab=collection
    Category
    Science and Technology
    Subject
    Computing, Technology
    Medium
    Film/Video
    Type of resource
    Archives/Museums, Streaming/Download

    A collection of malware programmes featuring animations of various viruses which infected home computers during the 1980s and 1990s. Through the use of emulations, and by the removal of destructive routines within the viruses, this collection allows interested users to experience malware with none of the associated difficulties. There are various download options, including Gifs, Screenshots and jpegs.

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  5. Science and Society Podcasts Streaming

    Link
    http://www.scienceandsociety.net/podcasts/
    Category
    Bio-Medical, Science and Technology, Social Sciences
    Subject
    Biology, Computing, Environmental Studies, Genetics, Medicine
    Medium
    Radio/Sound
    Type of resource
    Podcasting, Streaming/Download

    Science and Society, launched in June 2003, was one of the first-internet radio programmes, and the site claims that it was one of the first in the United States to introduce downloadable podcasts as a value-added service. The podcasts present interviews with more than 600 world leaders in science, industry, and education. It focuses on Environmental conservation and sustainable energy policy, Medical breakthroughs, including cancer research, genetics and genomics, and bioengineering, Nanotechnology, Space exploration, Robotics and computer science and K-12 science education. The podcasts can be searched by themes such as Genetics and Genomic Medicine, Robotics and AI and Stem Cell Research. Each entry incorporates information about the speaker and bullet points summarising content.

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  6. Omega Tau Streaming

    Link
    http://omegataupodcast.net/
    Category
    Science and Technology
    Subject
    Computing, Engineering, General Science, Mathematics, Physics, Technology
    Medium
    Radio/Sound
    Type of resource
    Podcasting, Streaming/Download

    A podcast which covers a range of subjects in science and engineering. The episodes are in either English or German (ie. they’re not bilingual). All episodes are published under the Creative Commons Non-Derivative Licence 3.0. The podcast is wide-ranging, covering computer science, artificial intelligence, game theory, astronomy and antimatter.

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  7. Imperial College Video Archive Blog Streaming

    Link
    https://www.imperial.ac.uk/blog/videoarchive/
    Category
    Arts and Humanities, Science and Technology, Social Sciences
    Subject
    Computing, General Science, Media Studies, Technology
    Medium
    Film/Video
    Type of resource
    AV services, Archives/Museums, Blogs, Streaming/Download

    Colin Grimshaw, who worked in the Imperial College Television Studios for over forty years, maintains this blog, which showcases material from Imperial’s archives. The entries which accompany the videos provide a commentary on the history of the college, as well as an interesting record of the use of moving image technology from the 60s onwards, both in terms of the practical and technical aspects of video production, and in the wider sense of how Imperial pioneered the use of video in science education, as this entry on Professor Eric Laithwaite demonstrates. The videos are also available on YouTube

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  8. Voices of Science Streaming

    Link
    http://www.bl.uk/voices-of-science
    Category
    Science and Technology
    Subject
    Computing, Engineering, General Science, Geography, Geology, Physics
    Medium
    Radio/Sound
    Type of resource
    Streaming/Download, Web Links

    This is the website of the Oral History of British Science programme. At the heart of the project are 100 interviews with British scientists about environmental science, British technology and engineering from 1940 to the present. The home page provides a good introduction to the project: it features short audio and video clips, with transcripts, of scientists and engineers talking about their lives and careers.
    Users can search by themes (including education and lab work, and also by scientific discipline. The site also includes links to articles and papers written by members of the project team.

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  9. Software Engineering Radio Streaming

    Link
    http://www.se-radio.net/
    Category
    Science and Technology
    Subject
    Computing, Technology
    Type of resource
    Podcasting, Streaming/Download

    This podcast is aimed at professional software developers but its aim - ‘to be a lasting educational resource, not a newscast’ - means that it is suitable for use in teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level. The discussions are generally not devoted to specific platforms or vendors, but deal with concepts, issues and strategies that can be applied to different aspects of software engineering.

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  10. Hello Internet Streaming

    Link
    http://www.hellointernet.fm/
    Category
    Science and Technology
    Subject
    Computing, Information Studies, Technology
    Medium
    Radio/Sound
    Type of resource
    Podcasting, Streaming/Download, Web Links

    CGP Gray and Brady Haran talk about the internet in this ten episode ‘experimental’ podcast. Intellectual property and the question of ‘Copyright and the web’ is a subject to which the pair frequently return. The casual, conversational tone belies the interesting and thought-provoking content which will be of interest to anyone concerned with the ‘evolving conversation’ of the internet.

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