Slice of MIT: Stories from MIT Presented by the MIT Alumni Association
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The Slice of MIT Podcast blog offers a taste of Institute life—amazing discoveries, fascinating alumni, interesting research—for alumni and listeners interested in MIT. Read more at http://slice.mit.edu/.
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Brilliant Beacons (Alumni Books Podcast)
Eric Jay Dolin PhD '95 is the author of a dozen books, most recently Brilliant Beacons: A History of the American Lighthouse. In it, he chronicles tales of the 701 extant lighthouses in America, from Boston Light to the farthest reaches of Alaska. Listen to an audio interview with Dolin about the inspiration for this book and his development as a writer dating to MIT.