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The Charles River Parklands - Reclaiming the Legacy

The Charles River Parklands - Recla...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 02:05:00 | 3369 views

11/09/2002 10:00 AM Morss Hall Walker Memorial Christopher Lydon; Karl Haglund, PhD '97, Author Inventing the Charles River ; Jarrett Barrios, Massachusettes State Representative (D-Cambridge) ; Julia O'Brien, The Metropolitan Distric...

Breaking the Energy Deadlock-New Technologies for a Secure and Sustainable Energy Economy

Breaking the Energy Deadlock-New Te...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:13:46 | 2671 views

05/23/2002 1:45 KresgeCharles C. Mann, Contributing Writer, Technology Review; Correspondent, Science and The Atlantic Monthly; Firoz Rasul, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Ballard Power Systems; Ashol Belani, President, Schlumb...

Who Owns the Sky?

Who Owns the Sky?

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:15:00 | 2748 views

04/11/2002 5:00 PM E51-345Peter Barnes, Founder of Working AssetsDescription: In "Who Owns the Sky?: Our Common Assets and the Future of Capitalism", entrepreneur Peter Barnes redefines the debate about climate change. By treating the sk...

Spectacular Reconstructions: Ways of Seeing and the Politics of Recovery in American Urban Disasters

Spectacular Reconstructions: Ways o...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:22:00 | 3148 views

03/04/2002, 5:30, 10-485 Kevin Rozario Kevin Rozario uses the two most devastating urban catastrophes in American history, the Chicago fire of 1871 and the San Francisco earthquake of 1906, to explore how extraordinary recovery from ...

Creatively Destroying New York: Fantasies, Premonitions, and Realities in the Provisional City

Creatively Destroying New York: Fan...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:32:00 | 3721 views

2/25/2002, 5:30, 10-485 Max Page This lecture places the attack on the World Trade Center in the context of New York's history as a place that is seemingly destined to be destroyed and rebuilt with stunning regularity. It explores th...

Creatively Destroying New York: Fantasies, Premonitions, and Realities in the Provisional City

Creatively Destroying New York: Fan...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:32:00 | 3970 views

02/25/2002, 5:30, 10-485 Max Page This lecture places the attack on the World Trade Center in the context of New York's history as a place that is seemingly destined to be destroyed and rebuilt with stunning regularity. It explores t...

The Response to the Gulf Oil Spill

The Response to the Gulf Oil Spill

MIT Energy Initiative

Added over 5 years ago | 01:08:00 | 13957 views

This talk was given on December 14, 2010 as part of the MITEI Seminar Series. Juliette Kayyem was the Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental Affairs in the Department of Homeland Security. Rear Admiral Peter Neffenger was the Deputy N...

Splendor, Destruction, and the Shift from Awe to Action in Environmental Documentary

Splendor, Destruction, and the Shif...

humanities + digital Visual Interpretations conference May 2010

Added almost 6 years ago | 00:11:28 | 27446 views

Speaker: Jeanne Marie Kusina, Bowling Green State University. Moderator: Madeleine Clare Elish, MIT. Abstract: This presentation discusses the role of digital media in the field of environmental ethics. There is a long, rich traditi...

The Perfect Oyster

The Perfect Oyster

Class of 2010

Added 6 years ago | 00:10:19 | 20702 views

The definition of a "perfect oyster" depends a lot on whether you're a fisherman or a conservationist. But can conservation efforts create an environment that will preserve everyone's perfect oyster? By Scott Berdahl, Camille Carlisle, ...

AeroAstro Safety Lecture

AeroAstro Safety Lecture

AeroAstro

Added over 6 years ago | 00:44:45 | 15149 views

AeroAstro Department Senior Technical Instructor discusses lab and shop safety rules and procedures. Recorded in May 2009.

Frances Beinecke - Can We Meet the Planet's Deadline?

Frances Beinecke - Can We Meet the ...

MIT Energy Initiative

Added over 6 years ago | 01:00:45 | 29983 views

Abstract Current science tells us that we must act now in order to prevent the worst impacts of global warming. The international community, mean- while, is meeting this December in Copenhagen to negotiate a new climate regime. Is the Un...

President Susan Hockfield speaking ...

MIT Annual Fund

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:02:57 | 18401 views