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Videos tagged with environment (93)

Planning the Response: Establishing the Impacts and Identifying the Parties at Risk

Planning the Response: Establishing...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:10:00 | 13665 views

09/28/2010 3:00 PM E14"674Amy Glasmeier, Department Head, Professor of Geography and Regional Planning, DUSP; Wyman Briggs, Preparedness Specialist, US Coast Guard; Earthea Nance, Assistant Professor, Department of Urban Studies, Unive...

Perspectives on the Unfolding Spill: Evidence of the Environmental Impacts of the Event

Perspectives on the Unfolding Spill...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:02:00 | 7168 views

09/28/2010 1:30 PM E14"674Dr. Maria T. Zuber, E.A. Griswold Professor of Geophysics, Head of the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, MIT ; ; Eric Adams, Lecturer, Civil and Environmental Engineering; Elizabeth Kuj...

Annual Technology Day Report 2010

Annual Technology Day Report 2010

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:44:53 | 3472 views

06/05/2010 KresgeDr. Susan Hockfield, President, MITDescription: Note: This video has some audio problems, which get resolved at early on with some help from an audience member, presumed to be a Course VI alum. MIT President Susan Hock...

Lunch with a Laureate: Eric Chivian

Lunch with a Laureate: Eric Chivian

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:58:30 | 7502 views

04/29/2010 12:00 PM MuseumEric Chivian, Co"founder International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War; 1985 Nobel Peace PrizeDescription: In 1978, in his last years of residency in psychiatry at Mass General Hospital, Eric Chivi...

Transportation, the Built Environment and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Developing Cities

Transportation, the Built Environme...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:59:46 | 3832 views

04/06/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Chris Zegras, Ford Career Development Assistant Professor of Transportation and Urban Planning, MITDescription: It seems that income and travel are inextricably linked. As communities gain wealth and prosperity, ...

Transportation in Contemporary Society: A Complex Systems Approach

Transportation in Contemporary Soci...

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03/09/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Joseph Sussman, J R East Professor of Civil and Environmental EngineeringDescription: In the nineteen fifties and sixties, students of transportation focused on building infrastructure and applied lessons from the...

Climate Change in a Changing World: Meeting the Needs of Humanity and the Planet

Climate Change in a Changing World:...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:59:57 | 9790 views

04/22/2009 7:00 PM Simmons HallSteven Hamburg, Chief Scientist, Environmental Defense FundDescription: The "dominant story of the next century" will be one of either gloom or redemption, says Steven Hamburg, depending on how humanity cho...

Engineering for the Ecological Age: Lessons from History

Engineering for the Ecological Age:...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:24:00 | 10506 views

05/01/2009 2:00 PM Bartos theaterJohn Ochsendorf, Associate Professor, Department of ArchitectureDescription: John Ochsendorf, a structural engineer, "fell in love with archaeology" during college. His senior thesis at Cornell involved a...

Opportunities in Infrastructure and Built Environment

Opportunities in Infrastructure and...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:07:00 | 2735 views

09/19/2008 2:45 PM KresgeSarah Slaughter, 82, SM'87, PhD 91, Associate Director for Buildings & Infrastructure, MIT Energy Initiative; Judith Layzer, PhD '99, Linde Career Development Associate Professor of Environmental Policy; Milton...

The History of MIT's Department of Urban Studies and Planning

The History of MIT's Department of ...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:51:30 | 3414 views

04/04/2008 9:00 AM Broad InstituteGary Hack, PhD '76, Paley Professor of City and Regional Planning, Dean of the School of Design, University of PennsylvaniaDescription: Who better than Gary Hack to recount the colorful 75"year tale of ...

The City Car

The City Car

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:10:00 | 4074 views

03/19/2008 6:00 PM MuseumWilliam J. Mitchell, Alexander W. Dreyfoos Professor of Architecture and Media Arts and Sciences ; Director, Smart Cities research group, MIT Media Lab; Ryan Chin MA, '00, SM '04, Doctoral Student, Smart Citie...

"The New Epoch" and the 21st Century Imperative for Engineering History

"The New Epoch" and the 21st Centur...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:36:00 | 4792 views

05/02/2008 2:00 PM Bartos theaterDavid P. Billington, Gordon Y.S. Wu Professor of Engineering; Princeton University; Description: Great civil engineers finds an aesthetic appropriate for their building's material and structure, asserts...