A Moment in Time: Time capsule found during construction at MIT

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Back in the early stages of construction for MIT.nano, members of the crew stumbled upon something that clearly didn't belong: A time capsule buried in 1957 as part of the dedication to the Compton Laboratories. (Learn more about the time capsule: http://mitsha.re/UNSpl) Video: Melanie Gonick/MIT MIT.nano site footage: Lillie Paquette/MIT School of Engineering Historic time capsule footage: Harold E. Edgerton Collection, MIT Museum ©2010 Additional archival documents and photos: MIT Museum Killian Court image: Brian Keegan Music sampled from, "Endless Story About Sun and Moon" by Kai Engel http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Kai_Engel/Idea/Kai_Engel_-_Idea_-_02_Endless_Story_About_Sun_and_Moon http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/