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Uncertainties in Climate Forecasts: Causes, Magnitudes and Policy Implications

Uncertainties in Climate Forecasts:...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 01:26:00 | 2445 views

04/25/2007 4:15 PM 34-101Stephen H. SchneiderDescription: As one of the lead researchers in the ongoing Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which informs the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, Stephen Schneider has ...

Energy 2.0 Morning Keynote

Energy 2.0 Morning Keynote

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Added 3 years ago | 00:48:17 | 2172 views

03/10/2007 8:00 AM Kendall MarriottJeffrey Immelt, Chairman and CEO, GEDescription: Forget Energy 2.0, counsels Jeffrey Immelt-- -We never had Energy 1.0." Unlike the health care business, he says, -we still sell some products in the en...

The Future of Nuclear Energy

The Future of Nuclear Energy

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Added 3 years ago | 01:49:00 | 1914 views

03/01/2007 7:00 PM 6-120John Durant, Director, MIT Museum; Allison Macfarlane, Research Associate, Project on Managing the Atom, The Belfer Center, Harvard University, George Mason University; Andrew Kadak, Sm '70, PhD '72, Professor o...

Global Warming, Up Close and Local Part One

Global Warming, Up Close and Local ...

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Added 3 years ago | 01:09:00 | 1799 views

02/21/2007 MuseumRichard Primack, Conservation Biologist, Boston University; Abe Miller-Rushing, Graduate student ('08), Boston UniversityDescription: Wanted: Citizen-observers to document springtime arrivals and departures of common pl...

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

Climate and Energy: Uncertainties i...

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Added 3 years ago | 01:01:00 | 2066 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 ...

Growing Pains - Transitioning to a Sustainable Energy Economy

Growing Pains - Transitioning to a ...

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Added 3 years ago | 01:29:00 | 2422 views

11/01/2006 6:00 PM MuseumJohn Heywood, SM '62, PhD '65, Sun Jae Professor of Mechanical Engineering; Stephen Ansolabehere, Professor, Department of Political Science, MIT and Professor of Government, Harvard UniversityDescription: Both ...

The Role of New Technologies in a Sustainable Energy Economy

The Role of New Technologies in a S...

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Added 3 years ago | 01:32:00 | 1858 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...

The Challenge: Meeting Global Energy Demands Sustainably

The Challenge: Meeting Global Energ...

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Added 3 years ago | 01:35:00 | 2397 views

10/18/2006 6:00 PM MuseumErnest Moniz, Director, MIT Energy Initiative; Kerry Emanuel, '76, PhD '78, Professor of Atmospheric ScienceDescription: Despite their calm demeanors, Kerry Emanuel and Ernie Moniz impart grave and pressing conc...

Changes in the Land: Environmental Stresses and the Terrestrial Biosphere's Capacity to Store Carbon

Changes in the Land: Environmental ...

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Added 3 years ago | 01:19:00 | 3152 views

05/18/2006 4:00 PM 54-923 Ida Green LoungeDr Jerry M Melillo, Co-Director and Senior Scientist The Ecosystems Center, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods HoleDescription: Jerry Melillo bears a formidable burden of knowledge. He studies...

The Purpose of Business

The Purpose of Business

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Added 3 years ago | 00:53:36 | 2893 views

05/02/2006 12:00 PM WongLord John Browne, Group Chief Executive, BP p.l.c.; The Lord Browne of MadingleyDescription: One common view of business makes a sharp distinction between making money and doing good in society. This is a "limit...

Winning the Oil Endgame

Winning the Oil Endgame

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Added 3 years ago | 01:36:00 | 2382 views

02/27/2006 4:00 PM WongAmory Lovins, Founder and CEO, Rocky Mountain InstituteDescription: Cars, trucks and planes lie at the heart of Amory Lovins plan for kicking the oil habit. We must make all our vehicles both lighter and stronger, ...

The Role of Biomass in America's Energy Future

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

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Added 3 years ago | 01:16:00 | 1782 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...