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IAP lecture at MIT on Jan.6, 2015 by Gian Paolo Beretta Viewgraphs available at www.gianpaoloberetta.info In this 110 min lecture, in the first about 42 minutes we construct a plausible scenario of primary energy consumption for th...
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How are the oceans changing and what role do they play in climate change? John Marshall is the Cecil and Ida Green Professor of Oceanography in the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences (EAPS) at MIT. He conducts res...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Heath Holtz (LGO ’05) had an all-American start to his working life as a U.S. Air Force officer, but since then, he’s leveraged the global exposure of his LGO experience into a truly international career that’s included stints in Japan a...
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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...
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