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Education Across Borders: The India Perspective

Education Across Borders: The India...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:51:28 | 5057 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

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:26:00 | 6080 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 ...

Climate Change in a Changing World: Meeting the Needs of Humanity and the Planet

Climate Change in a Changing World:...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:59:57 | 7619 views

04/22/2009 7:00 PM Simmons HallSteven Hamburg, Chief Scientist, Environmental Defense FundDescription: The "dominant story of the next century" will be one of either gloom or redemption, says Steven Hamburg, depending on how humanity cho...

Contemplative Dimensions of Human Experience

Contemplative Dimensions of Human E...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:40:00 | 6888 views

04/28/2009 7:00 PM Simmons HallFr. Thomas Keating, O.C.S.O., Trappist MonkDescription: In a mind"stretching talk covering the history of the planet, development of higher"order consciousness, and East"West religious practices, Trappist m...

Ethics and Enlightened Leadership

Ethics and Enlightened Leadership

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:47:00 | 13413 views

04/30/2009 2:00 PM KresgeHis Holiness The Dalai LamaDescription: His Holiness the Dalai Lama spoke at an inaugural event for a new institute in his name, the Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformative Values. He tempered his provoca...

The Next Giant Leaps in Space Exploration

The Next Giant Leaps in Space Explo...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:39:00 | 8308 views

06/11/2009 3:00 PM KresgeDr. Maria T. Zuber, E.A. Griswold Professor of Geophysics, Head of the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, MIT ; ; Dr. Edward F. Crawley, Ford Professor of Engineering, Department of Aerona...

The Next Giant Leaps in Energy, Environment, & Air Transportation

The Next Giant Leaps in Energy, Env...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:34:00 | 4168 views

06/11/2009 1:00 PM KresgeThe Honorable John P. Holdren, '65, SM '66, Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President; Dr. Ian A. Waitz, Jerome C. Hunsaker Professor and Department Head, Department of...

Apollo: Reflections and Lessons

Apollo: Reflections and Lessons

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Added almost 3 years ago | 02:35:00 | 6425 views

06/11/2009 9:30 AM KresgeDr. Jeffrey A. Hoffman, former Space Shuttle astronaut, Professor of the Practice, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT ; Dr. Richard Battin, '45, PhD '51, Director of Apollo guidance, navigation and ...

Newton and the Counterfeiter: The Unknown Detective Career of the World's Greatest Scientist

Newton and the Counterfeiter: The U...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:03:00 | 4832 views

10/06/2009 7:00 PM 6"120Thomas Levenson, Head of Writing and Humanistic StudiesDescription: Who knew that one of mankind's greatest scientists also worked as a gumshoe on London's mean streets, or that this same absent"minded professor h...

Humans in Space

Humans in Space

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:11:00 | 5486 views

12/08/2009 6:00 PM MuseumDava Newman, Sm '89, PhD '92, Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering SystemsDescription: The future of space exploration is "the Moon, Mars, and beyond." For the human scientist"astronaut, "the...

Energy Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Today's Challenges, Tomorrow's Opportunities

Energy Entrepreneurship and Innovat...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:28:00 | 6622 views

05/07/2009 4:30 PM Sheraton BostonWilliam Aulet, SM '94, Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management; Jacques Beaudry"Losique, SM '92, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Renewable Energy; U.S. Department of Energy; ; Christina Lampe"...

What Harm Does Pathological Synchronization in Parkinson's Disease Do?

What Harm Does Pathological Synchro...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:47:04 | 2069 views

05/07/2009 11:15 AM 46"3002Peter Brown, Institute of Neurology, LondonDescription: Like tuning in a station on the FM band of a radio, neuroscientists can detect the particular frequencies of our brains in action. And just as on the rad...