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An introduction to Harold E. Edgerton
About Edgerton in World War II
How World World II impacted Edgerton's research
Flash photography, photographs of motion, and aerial photography before Edgerton's influence
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research at MIT
Edgerton's research and changes in MIT's research focus in the 1920's to 1950's
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