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Denialism: Media in the Age of Disinformation

Denialism: Media in the Age of Disi...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:19:00 | 5373 views

04/27/2010 7:00 PM MuseumMichael Specter, Staff Writer, The New Yorker; Chris Mooney, Discover Blogger and Knight Fellow ; Shannon Brownlee, Instructor, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Shankar Vedantam...

Autism: What Do We Know, What Do We Need

Autism: What Do We Know, What Do We...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:15:00 | 7649 views

12/02/2009 6:00 PM 46"3002Dr. Thomas R. Insel, Director, National Institute of Mental HealthDescription: "I'll give you the 30,000 foot view of autism." Remarking that autism today, in terms of interest and funding, is like cancer was ...

Education Across Borders: The India Perspective

Education Across Borders: The India...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 00:51:28 | 4903 views

10/27/2009 3:00 PM 10"250Shri Kapil Sibal, Honourable Minister of Human Resource Development, Government of IndiaDescription: Rickshaw drivers in India are frequent victims of tuberculosis after just a few years inhaling traffic fumes. ...

Liberty by Design

Liberty by Design

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:26:00 | 5920 views

11/09/2009 4:15 PM 6"120Alan Davidson, '89, SM '93, Director of Government Relations and Public Policy, GoogleDescription: Recalling a lecture he gave at MIT in 2005, Alan Davidson returns to the questions of the impact of public policy ...

Global Pandemics

Global Pandemics

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:05:00 | 2389 views

11/17/2009 6:00 PM MuseumHidde Ploegh, Professor of Biology, MIT,; Member Whitehead InstituteDescription: In his role as a biochemist, Hidde Ploegh explains the "essential features of the lifestyle of the flu virus" discussing not only ...

Reflections on the Current H1N1 Flu

Reflections on the Current H1N1 Flu

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:01:00 | 8097 views

10/05/2009 2:00 PM 34"401John M. Barry, AuthorDescription: John M. Barry brings unsettling news from the frontlines of H1N1 research: this novel influenza virus is very hard to pin down. In spite of international scientific scrutiny, H1...

The Mysterious Field of Engineering Systems

The Mysterious Field of Engineering...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 00:51:51 | 3613 views

06/16/2009 8:30 AM Wong AuditoriumNorman R. Augustine, Retired, Chairman and CEO, Lockheed Martin CorporationDescription: One of the nation's revered technology leaders dispenses anecdotes and wisdom on the slippery subject of engineerin...

Flu Pandemics: A Conversation with John M. Barry

Flu Pandemics: A Conversation with ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:04:00 | 2409 views

10/15/2007 3:30 PM 32-155Richard C. Larson, SB '65, EE, SM, '67, PhD, '69 , Mitsui Professor of Engineering Systems; Sanford L. Weiner, Research Associate, Security Studies Program MIT; John M. Barry, AuthorDescription: In conversation...

Scientific, Health and Political Implications of an Avian Flu Pandemic

Scientific, Health and Political Im...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:37:00 | 2325 views

09/26/2005 3:00 PM Dibner Institute E56Laurie Garrett, Senior Fellow for Global Health, Council on Foreign Relations; Mark LipsitchDescription: Let's hope that policymakers heed the perspectives offered by these two panelists. But even ...

BLOSSOMS - Flu Math Games (Arabic Voiceover)

BLOSSOMS - Flu Math Games (Arabic V...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 4 years ago | 00:33:54 | 8815 views

This video lesson shows students that math can play a role in understanding how an infectious disease spreads and how it can be controlled. During this lesson, students will see and use both deterministic and probabilistic models and wil...

BLOSSOMS - Flu Math Games (Arabic Subtitles)

BLOSSOMS - Flu Math Games (Arabic S...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 4 years ago | 00:34:05 | 12545 views

This video lesson shows students that math can play a role in understanding how an infectious disease spreads and how it can be controlled. During this lesson, students will see and use both deterministic and probabilistic models and wil...

Staying healthy during holiday travel

Staying healthy during holiday travel

MIT Medical

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:03:53 | 22384 views

Dr. Howard M. Heller, MD, MPH, Chief of Medicine at MIT Medical, talks about how to stay safe while traveling, especially on airplanes. He speaks about common "myths" about airplane travel, and demonstrates safe and unsafe ways to eat on...

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