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The Role of Biomass in America's Energy Future

The Role of Biomass in America's En...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:16:00 | 2305 views

02/02/2006 4:00 PM BartosLee R. Lynd, Professor of Engineering and Adjunct Professor of Biology, Thayer School of Engineering and Department of Biology, Dartmouth College; Professor Extraordinary of Microbiology at the University of Ste...

Nuclear Technology in a Changing World: Have We Reached a Turning Point?

Nuclear Technology in a Changing Wo...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:09:00 | 2842 views

11/03/2005 3:30 PM Stata 123Mohamed ElBaradei, 2005 Nobel Peace Prize; Director General, International Atomic Energy AgencyDescription: We stand at a crossroads, states Mohamed ElBaradei: We can either employ nuclear energy to achieve g...

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 over 3 years ago | 01:06:00 | 2311 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 ...

Energy for the Coming Decades: Trends and Technologies

Energy for the Coming Decades: Tren...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:19:00 | 2205 views

09/22/2005 4:00 PM Kirsch 123Steven E. Koonin, PhD '75, Undersecretary for Science, U.S. Department of EnergyDescription: Steve Koonin's news is decidedly mixed: "The headline is the world is not going to run out of energy any time soon,...

Vegetation Dynamics and the Earth System

Vegetation Dynamics and the Earth S...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:06:00 | 2566 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...

(eco)Logical: Greening the 21st Century City

(eco)Logical: Greening the 21st Cen...

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Added over 3 years ago | 01:48:00 | 2354 views

04/07/2005 6:45 PM Stata 32-123Richard M. Daley, Mayor, City of Chicago; Ken Greenberg, Principal, Greenberg Consultants Ltd.; HIllary Brown, Architect and Principal, New Civic Works; Founder, New York City Office of Sustainable Devel...

Investigating the Bush Administration's Misuse of Science

Investigating the Bush Administrati...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:59:00 | 1869 views

03/11/2004 7:00 PM 10-250Philip Morrison, Institute Professor and Professor of Physics, Emeritus, MIT; Kevin Knoblock, President, Union of Concerned Scientists; E. O. Wilson, Pellegrino University Professor, Emeritus, Harvard Universit...

The Impact of Combustion Emissions on the Atmosphere: New Tools and Techniques

The Impact of Combustion Emissions ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:12:00 | 2307 views

10/24/2003 3:00 PM 66-110Dr. Charles E. Kolb, '67, President, Aerodyne Research, Inc.Description: If you're not quite sold on the link between man-made pollutants, toxic air and climate change, this lecture will extinguish any remaining ...

Peace and Chemistry Global Environmental Issues: Effects on the Atmosphere and the Biosphere

Peace and Chemistry Global Environm...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:51:00 | 1995 views

03/06/2003 7:00 PM 10-250Mario J. Molina, MIT Institute Professor; 1995 Nobel Prize in Chemistry; Eric Chivian, Co-founder International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War; 1985 Nobel Peace PrizeDescription: In this lecture ...

Aerosols and Climate

Aerosols and Climate

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:59:33 | 1972 views

12/06/2002 3:00PM 66-110John Seinfeld, Louis E. Nohl Professor in the Divisions of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering and Applied Science at the California Institute of TechnologyDescription: Professor Seinfeld is widely acknowledged for...

From Complex Science to Contentious Policy: Lessons from Global Warming & Generation Next: What Do They Really Need to Know and How Do We Help Them Learn It?

From Complex Science to Contentious...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:09:00 | 1903 views

06/08/2002 9:00 AM KresgeRonald Prinn, SCD '71, TEPCO Professor of Atmospheric Science, Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences; Shirley Malcom, Director, Directorate for Education and Human Resources Programs,; America...

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

Breaking the Energy Deadlock-New Te...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:13:46 | 2103 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...