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Smiling Behind the Mask: Tokyo Olympics and Its Volunteers

Dr. Barbara Holthus of the German Institute for Japanese Studies explains to the Princeton East Asian Studies community her research on volunteers for the Tokyo 2020 in 2021. The world’s…

From  chao Liu on October 14th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays

“Wet markets”, COVID-19, and the wildlife trade, Bing Lin, GS, (2312272)

“Wet markets” have been implicated in multiple zoonotic outbreaks, including COVID-19. They are also a conduit for legal and illegal trade in wildlife, which threatens thousands of…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2021 3 likes 200 plays

Brief Introduction to Medieval Maps

A brief introduction to medieval maps, produced for Middle Ages for Educators.

From  Jonathan Henry on January 8th, 2021 0 likes 86 plays

Plague: From the Late Neolithic to the Black Death - Phil Slavin

Plague: From the Late Neolithic to the Black Death Speaker: Phil Slavin, University of Stirling May 21, 2020 In partnership with Climate Change and History Research Initiative and with the support…

From  Sarah Porter on December 10th, 2020 0 likes 36 plays

Closing Discussion | Pandemic, Creating a Usable Past: Epidemic History, COVID-19, and the Future of Health

Closing Discussion | Pandemic Legacies and the Future of Health Saturday, May 9, 2020 | 3 - 4 pm Presenters:William Schneider, Indiana University I Why Some Pathogens Become Pandemics – Lessons…

From  Department of History Department on May 18th, 2020 0 likes 209 plays

Session 2 | Pandemic, Creating a Usable Past: Epidemic History, COVID-19, and the Future of Health

Pandemic, Creating a Usable Past: Epidemic History, COVID-19, and the Future of Health Friday, May 8, 2020 | 11 am - 12:30 pmSession 2 | Epidemics and Urban Centers: Different Cities, Disparate…

From  Department of History Department on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 367 plays

Power of the River: Introducing the Global Dam Tracker (GDAT)

Dams are a major source of electricity globally, with hydropower generating 16 percent of the world’s total electricity and 71 percent of all renewable electricity in 2016. Many developing…

From  Research Princeton Research Day on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 47 plays

India and the U.S. Pivot to Asia: Strategic Autonomy or Geopolitical Opportunity?

Program in South Asian Studies

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on July 21st, 2013 0 likes 147 plays