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America's Leadership in Clean Energy

America's Leadership in Clean Energy

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:28:38 | 5183 views

10/23/2009 12:00 PM KresgePresident Barack Obama, 44th President of the USDescription: In welcoming President Obama, MIT President Susan Hockfield summarizes the vast array of energy innovation at MIT, including the MIT Energy Initiativ...

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

Climate Change in a Changing World:...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:59:57 | 8081 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...

The Next Giant Leaps in Space Exploration

The Next Giant Leaps in Space Explo...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:39:00 | 9001 views

06/11/2009 3:00 PM KresgeDr. Maria T. Zuber, E.A. Griswold Professor of Geophysics, Head of the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, MIT ; ; Dr. Edward F. Crawley, Ford Professor of Engineering, Department of Aerona...

Humans in Space

Humans in Space

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:11:00 | 5968 views

12/08/2009 6:00 PM MuseumDava Newman, Sm '89, PhD '92, Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering SystemsDescription: The future of space exploration is "the Moon, Mars, and beyond." For the human scientist"astronaut, "the...

The Art of Science Television

The Art of Science Television

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:16:00 | 4912 views

10/15/2009 4:15 PM 10"250Paula S. Apsell, Senior Executive Producer, PBS"NOVA, and Director of Science Unit, WGBHDescription: Paula Apsell, NOVA's senior executive producer laments the sad state of science journalism and discusses how NO...

The Energy Problem and the Interplay Between Basic and Applied Research

The Energy Problem and the Interpla...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:10:00 | 9405 views

05/12/2009 4:00 PM 10"250Steven Chu, Secretary of EnergyDescription: The situation facing our planet could hardly be more dire: There's increasingly dangerous competition among nations for ever scarce energy resources, and climate chang...

Media in Transition 6: The Future of Publishing (MIT Communications Forum)

Media in Transition 6: The Future o...

MIT Communications Forum

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:34:00 | 12125 views

04/25/2009 6:45 PM Wong AuditoriumGeoffrey Long, Researcher, Communications Director MIT"Singapore Gambit game lab; Gavin Grant, Publisher, Small Beer Press; Jennifer Jackson, Literary Agent; Robert Miller, President, Publisher Harper...

The Future of Science Journalism

The Future of Science Journalism

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:42:00 | 3800 views

04/28/2009 7:00 PM MuseumJill Abramson, Managing Editor, The New York Times; Andrew Revkin; Ivan Oransky; Evan Hadingham, Senior Science Editor, NOVA; Phil Hilts; Cristine RussellDescription: Susan Hockfield states that science jour...

Air Safety: Nothing But Blue Skies?

Air Safety: Nothing But Blue Skies?

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:19:00 | 8615 views

06/06/2009 3:30 PM Wong AuditoriumArnold Barnett, PhD '73, George Eastman Professor of Management Science, MIT SloanDescription: While Arnold Barnett acknowledges addressing the same questions around flying year after year ("Does he eve...

An Evening with Video Artist Bill Viola

An Evening with Video Artist Bill V...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:47:00 | 7535 views

03/10/2009 6:30 PM 10"250Bill ViolaDescription: Bill Violadims the lights in MIT's Room 10"250, and begins to talk of life, death and all that lies between, leaving the realm of classroom and entering a place of potential enlightenment. ...

A Few Things Learned from Craigslist

A Few Things Learned from Craigslist

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:12:00 | 23252 views

11/14/2008 12:00 PM NE25Craig Newmark, Founder, CraigslistDescription: In his unassuming way, Craig Newmark believes his eponymous website might just help nudge people toward greater civic engagement. While Craigslist.org "is a simple pl...

How Would Climate Change Influence Society in the 21st Century? (Panel)

How Would Climate Change Influence ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:12:00 | 2378 views

01/29/2008 9:45 AM 32"123Rajendra K. Pachauri, Chairman, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate; Change and Director"General, The Energy and Resources Institute; John Reilly, MIT Sloan School of Management; William Moomaw, PhD '65, Direct...