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Plenary: Data into Action

Plenary: Data into Action

2010 Future of News and Civic Media Conference

Added 5 years ago | 01:20:00 | 15730 views

Our lives are increasingly mediated by computers and data – a shift that is becoming more and more natural to us. From Data.gov to real-time municipal bus information, data in many forms from many sources is being made available and reco...

Plenary: Crowd Building

Plenary: Crowd Building

2010 Future of News and Civic Media Conference

Added 5 years ago | 01:06:00 | 17364 views

For years, news organizations have been ambivalently confronting the idea of crowdsourcing. In contrast to other forms of "user innovation" that feature collaborations by highly skilled professionals, crowdsourcing exploits a largely unt...

Announcement of 2010 Knight News Challenge Winners

Announcement of 2010 Knight News Ch...

2010 Future of News and Civic Media Conference

Added 5 years ago | 01:21:00 | 15860 views

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation--sponsor of the MIT Center for Future Civic Media--in June 2010 announced their 2010 Knight News Challenge winners. Together, these winners form another ground-breaking, visionary class of civic...

Inofec

Inofec

2009-2010

Added over 5 years ago | 00:41:18 | 17097 views

"Marketing Profit Impact: Quantifying Online and Offline Funnel Progression at Inofec"by Thorsten Wiesel of the University of Groningen, Koen Pauwels of Ozyegin University and Joep Arts of VU University. Inofec, an SME producer of off...

Makin' A Way Where There is No Way: Small Business in Camden, NJ

Makin' A Way Where There is No Way:...

The Community Innovators Lab

Added over 5 years ago | 00:04:14 | 11742 views

Sixteen small business owners share their stories, demonstrating small business development is one way to transform the post-industrial city of Camden, NJ. This photo slide show was produced from research completed for a Masters in City ...

RLE Investigator Profile Video Series: Elfar Adalsteinsson

RLE Investigator Profile Video Seri...

RLE

Added over 5 years ago | 00:00:00 | 26708 views

Professor Elfar Adalsteinsson of MIT discusses research and education in his group, and the intellectual challenges facing engineers at the frontiers of medical imaging science.

Future of Human Spaceflight: The Augustine Report

Future of Human Spaceflight: The Au...

AeroAstro

Added over 5 years ago | 01:51:00 | 32172 views

In June 2009, NASA created the Review of U.S. Human Space Flight Plans Committee and charged it with conducting "an independent review of ongoing U.S. human space flight plans and programs, as well as alternatives, to ensure the Nation i...

To Conjure with the Fullness of Truth: The Technology & Culture Forum

To Conjure with the Fullness of Tru...

Technology & Culture Forum at MIT

Added over 5 years ago | 00:08:08 | 50183 views

For 45 years The Technology and Culture Forum (TAC) has been an on-going, Institute-wide arena for the discussion of ethical issues related to science, technology and innovation.

FoE4: Transmedia Design and Conceptualization – The Making of Purefold

FoE4: Transmedia Design and Concept...

Futures of Entertainment

Added over 5 years ago | 01:16:00 | 24782 views

A collaboration between Free Scott (Ridley and Tony Scott’s newly launched entertainment division) and Ag8 (an independent studio based in the United Kingdom), Purefold is an upcoming transmedia narrative extension of the Ridley Scott cl...

Inventor: Scot Frank - WatMap

Inventor: Scot Frank - WatMap

Inventors

Added almost 6 years ago | 00:00:52 | 17060 views

Scot Frank co-inventor of WatMap, an online database that allows people to post water quality information around the world.

BLOSSOMS - Why are the Sky Blue and the Leaves Green?

BLOSSOMS - Why are the Sky Blue and...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added almost 6 years ago | 00:32:31 | 17645 views

This learning video is designed to encourage students to be curious about things they experience in their every day life. It emphasizes the importance of questioning and searching for answers. To demonstrate this, simple questions like –...

Gut Microbes and Cancer: A Pioneer's Passion - Part 2

Gut Microbes and Cancer: A Pioneer'...

Remembering David Schauer

Added almost 6 years ago | 01:27:00 | 24095 views

A Celebration of the Life and Work of David B. Schauer This symposium celebrates the professional life of Prof. David Schauer, with a focus on the field of microbial pathogenesis. David Schauer’s research dealt with the mo...