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The Art of Science Communication

The Art of Science Communication

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:40:15 | 19865 views

10/14/2010 5:30 PM 46Alan Alda, Actor and WriterDescription: You wouldn't know that Alan Alda felt nervous in advance of addressing this audience of neuroscientists. In his trademark style, Alda chats up the crowd like an old friend, sh...

Humanities in the Digital Age (MIT Communication Forum)

Humanities in the Digital Age (MIT ...

MIT Communications Forum

Added over 3 years ago | 02:04:00 | 14731 views

10/20/2010 5:00 PM 32"141Alison Byerly, Provost & Executive Vice President; Professor of English & American LiteraturesMiddlebury College; Steven Pinker, Johnstone Family Professor of Psychology; Harvard University; ; David Thorburn,...

McGovern Institute: Ten Years of Understanding the Brain in Health and Disease

McGovern Institute: Ten Years of Un...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:30:00 | 5210 views

10/14/2010 4:00 PM 46Robert Desimone, Director, McGovern Institute; The Doris and Don Berkey Professor of NeuroscienceDescription: Psychiatric illness and neurological disorders such as autism, depression, and Alzheimer's disease cause c...

The Medium Doesn't Matter

The Medium Doesn't Matter

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:52:38 | 6036 views

05/19/2010 8:45 AM Bartos theaterLaura Seargeant Richardson, Principal Designer, frog design, Inc.Description: In an era of packaged toys and online games, have our children lost the knack of creative play? While American kids may never...

Innovation Spotlight: Bringing Children's Media off the Screen

Innovation Spotlight: Bringing Chil...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:27:04 | 5550 views

05/18/2010 11:00 AM Bartos theaterCynthia Breazeal, SM '93, SCD '00, Professor, Program in Media Arts and SciencesDescription: Working with motors, sensors, sophisticated algorithms and fuzzy puppets, Cynthia Breazeal may finally realize...

Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns

Disrupting Class: How Disruptive In...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:38:32 | 5701 views

05/26/2010 8:30 AM KresgeMichael B. Horn, Co"founder and Executive Director, Education, Innosight InstituteDescription: Can a theory that explains why successful organizations fail and newcomers prevail help turn around America's public ...

Education Nation: Six Leading Edges of Innovation in Our Schools

Education Nation: Six Leading Edges...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:38:46 | 4138 views

05/25/2010 10:15 AM Dr. Milton Chen, Senior Fellow at the George Lucas Educational FoundationDescription: The daily news is full of stories about failing schools, as well as those undergoing miraculous rescues. But there are also school...

Open Education for an Open World

Open Education for an Open World

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:45:31 | 7137 views

05/25/2010 8:30 AM KresgeCharles M. Vest, HM, MIT President Emeritus and President, National Academy of EngineeringDescription: In Charles M. Vest's expansive vision, scientists and engineers around the world are creating a "meta univers...

Innovation in Energy Storage: What I Learned in 3.091 was All I Needed to Know

Innovation in Energy Storage: What ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:48:03 | 12505 views

06/05/2010 KresgeDonald Sadoway, John F. Elliott Professor of Materials Chemistry; Department of Materials Science Engineering; Description: In a lecture that could have been titled, Better Education through Chemistry, Don Sadoway begi...

Annual Technology Day Report 2010

Annual Technology Day Report 2010

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:44:53 | 3867 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...

Humanistic Approaches to the Graphical Expression of Interpretation (MIT Communications Forum)

Humanistic Approaches to the Graphi...

MIT Communications Forum

Added over 3 years ago | 01:31:00 | 10231 views

05/20/2010 3:00 PM Bartos theaterKurt Fendt; Johanna Drucker; Amber Frid"Jimenez; Nick Montfort, SM '98, Assistant professor of Digital Media in MIT Program in Writing and Humanistic Studies Description: The session begins with brief ...

Participatory Culture: The Culture of Democracy and Education in a Hypermediated Society

Participatory Culture: The Culture ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:19:00 | 4102 views

04/23/2010 2:30 PM e14"633Henry Jenkins, Provost's Professor of Communication, Journalism, and Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California; ; Erin Reilly, Research Director, New Media Literacies Project, USC; Sangita Shres...