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Young Peace Leaders: A Preview

Young Peace Leaders: A Preview

Dalai Lama Visit to MIT Center for Ethics, October 2012

Added 2 years ago | 00:03:13 | 923 views

The MIT Dalai Lama Center for Ethics has announced a collaboration with WGBH to promote cross-cultural understanding among 10-14 year-olds around the world.  This video clip introduces the basic principles of compassionate leadershi...

Local News in the Digital Age (MIT Communications Forum)

Local News in the Digital Age (MIT ...

MIT Communications Forum

Added 3 years ago | 01:59:00 | 17612 views

This Communications Forum event was held on September 22, 2011, in Bartos Theater at the MIT Media Lab Is local news a casualty of the digital age? A recent report from the Federal Communications Commission suggests that although the br...

"Food For Space Travelers" - Science Reporter TV Series (1966)

"Food For Space Travelers" - Scienc...

From The Vault

Added over 3 years ago | 00:28:46 | 14070 views

This 1966 “Science Reporter” television program showcases the challenges of ensuring proper nutrition for astronauts on prolonged journeys. The film covers metabolic and caloric consumption in particular conditions of space flight, the s...

"A Solution to Computer Bottlenecks" (1963) - Science Reporter TV Series

"A Solution to Computer Bottlenecks...

From The Vault

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:28:55 | 14804 views

Fernando J. Corbató, Associate Director of the MIT Computation Center, discusses the challenges of resolving computer bottlenecks that were becoming an increasingly significant issue around high-speed computers, and the complex problems...

One Part in a Trillion — Science Reporter

One Part in a Trillion — Science Re...

Elemental MIT

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:01:53 | 13754 views

Go back in time and take a tour of the nuclear reactor at the US Army Materials Research Agency in Watertown, MA in this Science Reporter episode from 1964. Host and science reporter John Fitch of MIT goes behind the scenes of this Ameri...