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Introduction & Remembrances

Introduction & Remembrances

Carmin Memorial Symposium

Added 8 months ago | 00:24:50 | 910 views

This is the introduction to the Carmin Memorial Symposium on Urban Climate Adaptation held at MIT on December 5, 2014, in honor of Professor JoAnn Carmin (1957-2014), Associate Professor of Environmental Policy and Planning at the Depart...

Nuclear Innovation for the 21st Century - Prof. Richard K. Lester

Nuclear Innovation for the 21st Cen...

Energy and Clean Tech Series

Added 9 months ago | 01:56:22 | 1341 views

Nuclear energy will be essential for achieving deep, rapid reductions in global greenhouse gas emissions. Today it produces almost two-thirds of all low-carbon electricity in the U.S. Nuclear power technology is highly reliable, easily s...

How the Atmosphere Affects Climate Change - Professor Dan Cziczo - MIT - MIT Club of Northern California

How the Atmosphere Affects Climate ...

Energy and Clean Tech Series

Added 1 year ago | 01:23:19 | 2348 views

What are the roles of greenhouse gases, small particles and clouds? It has been known for over a century that greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide and methane warm the planet by trapping heat. What is not as well known is that part...

What We KNOW About Climate Change - Prof. Kerry Emanuel - MIT Club of Northern California

What We KNOW About Climate Change -...

Energy and Clean Tech Series

Added over 1 year ago | 01:29:59 | 2139 views

Professor Kerry Emanuel has been known for his "Show me the data!" approach to climate science. In this talk, he will present a long term, evidence-driven view of Earth's climate change, culminating in a discussion of current risks and i...

Science & Policy Working Together

Science & Policy Working Together

MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:02:57 | 1548 views

MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change combines scientific research with innovative policy analysis to confront the global climate challenge. Joint Program researchers know that meeting our 21st century global chall...

Global Warming

Global Warming

Radio Shorts

Added 2 years ago | 00:03:15 | 1265 views

A short radio feature by Rachel VanCott '08 and Grace Chua '08.

Climate Change Policy that Makes Economic Sense

Climate Change Policy that Makes Ec...

MIT Alumni Association

Added over 2 years ago | 00:28:44 | 4829 views

Climate change policy can be complex, expensive to implement, and have unintended negative consequences on the environment. Focusing on the economics of transportation policy, Professor Christopher Knittel is working help create climate ...

Forging a New Direction in Climate Research

Forging a New Direction in Climate ...

MIT Alumni Association

Added over 2 years ago | 00:31:01 | 7424 views

Research aimed at predicting future climate activity has primarily focused on large and complex numerical models. While this approach has provided some quantitative estimates of climate change, those predictions can vary greatly from one...

Massachusetts Confronts Climate Change: Action at the Intersection of Science, Technology, and Policy

Massachusetts Confronts Climate Cha...

MIT Energy Initiative

Added over 2 years ago | 02:01:57 | 5127 views

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is deeply engaged in responding to climate variability through the Global Warming Solutions Act of 2008 and a Climate Change Adaptation report released in 2011. State officials join MIT fa...

Nature's Poker Face: Predicting Hurricanes in a Warming World

Nature's Poker Face: Predicting Hur...

Class of 2012

Added over 2 years ago | 00:07:47 | 3394 views

A short documentary about the effects of climate change on the severity of storms.  Featuring Kerry Emanuel, by Taylor Beck, Garret Fitzparick and Conor Myhrvold. Produced May 2012.

Cumulus, Cirrus, Stratus: What Clouds Say about Climate Change

Cumulus, Cirrus, Stratus: What Clou...

MIT Alumni Association

Added over 2 years ago | 00:29:32 | 2292 views

What happens when particles in the atmosphere, especially manufactured ones, interact with water vapor and temperature to form clouds in a changing climate? That is the question that Dan Cziczo, associate professor of atmospheric chemis...

Getting Unstuck: How to Promote More Sustainable Practices in Our Organizations

Getting Unstuck: How to Promote Mor...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:53:51 | 4731 views

09/19/2008 1:45 PM KresgeRebecca M. Henderson, '81, Eastman Kodak LFM Professor of ManagementDescription: All that's required to achieve sustainability, says Rebecca Henderson, is to clean up your current operations and/or rethink the bu...