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Fisheries and Global Warming: Impacts on Marine Ecosystems and Food Security

Fisheries and Global Warming: Impac...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 00:50:39 | 5919 views

10/09/2007 10:45 AM 10"250Daniel Pauly, Professor and Director, Fisheries Centre, University of British ColumbiaDescription: Downward swooping lines on the graphs say it all: The world's fish populations, and hence its fisheries, are co...

Electrons, Life and the Evolution of the Oxygen Cycle on Earth

Electrons, Life and the Evolution o...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 00:53:51 | 2894 views

10/09/2007 8:30 AM 10"250Paul G. Falkowski, Board of Governors Professor of Geological and Marine Science in the Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences and Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers UniversityDescription: Peel...

Advancements in Underwater Vehicles: Responding to Current Environmental Issues

Advancements in Underwater Vehicles...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 01:03:00 | 5401 views

11/14/2007 6:00 PM MuseumJames Morash, '01, MNG '08, Research Engineer, MIT Seagrant ProgramDescription: Even if humans could breathe under water like fish, we might not want to become permanently aquatic. -Believe it or not," says Jame...

Climate and Energy: Uncertainties in Forecasts and the Problems of Scale

Climate and Energy: Uncertainties i...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 01:01:00 | 2893 views

06/15/2006 4:00 PM Ronald Prinn, SCD '71, TEPCO Professor of Atmospheric Science, Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary SciencesDescription: When Ron Prinn spins one -Wheel of Fortune," he arrives at a one in four chance of the ...

The Invisible Forest: Microbes in the Sea

The Invisible Forest: Microbes in t...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 01:00:00 | 3179 views

11/15/2006 6:00 PM Hotel@MITSallie Chisholm, Lee and Geraldine Martin Professor of Environmental Studies and Professor of Biology, MITDescription: After listening to Penny Chisholm, you'll view pond scum or aquarium slime in a different ...

The Role of New Technologies in a Sustainable Energy Economy

The Role of New Technologies in a S...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 01:32:00 | 2765 views

10/25/2006 6:00 PM MuseumDaniel Nocera, The Henry Dreyfus Professor of Energy and Professor of Chemistry; ; ; ; Angela Belcher, Germeshausen Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, and Biological EngineeringDescription: No s...

What Does Current Scientific Research Have to Say About the Present and Future Risks Associated with Hurricanes?

What Does Current Scientific Resear...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 01:06:00 | 2719 views

10/31/2005 12:00 PM BartosKerry Emanuel, '76, PhD '78, Professor of Atmospheric ScienceDescription: As the costs of Hurricane Katrina continue to spiral higher -- to date, $125 billion in damages and 1,200 deaths _ there's keen interest ...

Interdisciplinary Research at MIT: Making Uncommon Connections

Interdisciplinary Research at MIT: ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 01:49:00 | 3938 views

05/03/2005 4:00 Kirsch StataAlice P. Gast, Vice President for Research and Associate Provost ; Rosalind H. Williams, HM, Bern Dibner Professor of the History of Science and Technology; Sallie Chisholm, Lee and Geraldine Martin Professo...

Vegetation Dynamics and the Earth System

Vegetation Dynamics and the Earth S...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 01:06:00 | 2957 views

04/07/2005 4:00 PM 26-100Martin Claussen, Professor of Climate Physics, Head of the Climate System Department,; Managing Director, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Potsdam UniversityDescription: Climate change does not unf...

Civil War High Tech: Excavating the Hunley and Monitor

Civil War High Tech: Excavating the...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 03:02:00 | 2517 views

04/25/2003 1:00 Killian Hall 14W-111Merritt Roe Smith, Leverett and William Cutten Professor of the History of Technology; ; Maria Jacobson, Hunley Project conservator ; ; David A. Mindell, PhD '96, Frances and David Dibner Associate...

The Coriolis Effect

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 6 years ago | 00:03:00 | 85591 views

Two demonstrators sit at either end of a rotating platform and toss a ball back and forth. When viewed from the rest frame (when the camera is mounted to the ground), the ball follow a straight line but doesn't reach its target because ...

(Speakers and Signers) Sheila Patek...

Center for Advanced Visual Studies

Added over 6 years ago | 00:18:46 | 44630 views

A dialog (in speech and sign) between artists, designers, scientists, students, speakers, and signers. Participants touch on the range of human experience including deafness, and on acoustical engineering, especially resonance and ...