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Peace Meals

Peace Meals

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:07:00 | 8138 views

10/19/2010 4:30 PM 66"110Anna Badkhen, Author, "Peace Meals"; Fotini Christia, Assistant Professor in Political ScienceDescription: While breaking bread around the world with friends and families suffering through war and deprivation, A...

Probing the Plume

Probing the Plume

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:20:00 | 11972 views

11/17/2010 MuseumRich Camilli, Associate Scientist; Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute; Description: It's a good thing for oil spill science that Richard Camilli was not yet on a flight to Australia...

Mixing Oil and Ecosystems

Mixing Oil and Ecosystems

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:20:00 | 8264 views

11/10/2010 MuseumChris Reddy, Marine Chemist, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Description: "An oil spill is a crime scene," says Christopher Reddy, but quite unlike the kind in TV whodunits, where fictional forensic whizzes help nai...

Perceptive Mobile Robots Working Safely Alongside Humans

Perceptive Mobile Robots Working Sa...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:56:00 | 6727 views

12/07/2010 4:00 PM 4"237Seth Teller, Prof. EECSDescription: Although we are still far from the moment of singularity, or even Star Wars 'droids, we can anticipate robot colleagues in the near future, believes Seth Teller. He is developi...

Toward Efficient Airport Operations

Toward Efficient Airport Operations

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:57:00 | 4795 views

10/26/2010 4:00 PM 4"237Hamsa Balakrishnan, Asst Professor, Aero Astro and Engineering SystemsDescription: Few of us would elect to spend countless hours at the airport watching planes arrive, depart and sit at gates. But what constitut...

Engineering Smarter Drivers

Engineering Smarter Drivers

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:00:00 | 5852 views

10/05/2010 4:00 PM 4"237Alex (Sandy) Pentland, PhD '82, Toshiba Professor of Media Arts and Sciences, and Director of Human Dynamics Research, MIT Media LabDescription: While automakers market increasingly intelligent cars, they may be m...

Washington Rules: America's Path to Permanent War

Washington Rules: America's Path to...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:16:00 | 11548 views

09/14/2010 4:30 PM 66"110Andrew J. Bacevich, Professor, International Relations and History, Boston UniversityDescription: Washington stubbornly sticks to national security policies that don't work, are devoid of moral considerations, an...

The Energy/Climate-Change Challenge and the Role of Nuclear Energy in Meeting It

The Energy/Climate-Change Challenge...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:25:00 | 6626 views

10/25/2010 4:00 PM Wong AuditoriumThe Honorable John P. Holdren, '65, SM '66, Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the PresidentDescription: In a meaty lecture that serves as a concise and comprehensive ...

McGovern Institute: Ten Years of Understanding the Brain in Health and Disease

McGovern Institute: Ten Years of Un...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:30:00 | 5202 views

10/14/2010 4:00 PM 46Robert Desimone, Director, McGovern Institute; The Doris and Don Berkey Professor of NeuroscienceDescription: Psychiatric illness and neurological disorders such as autism, depression, and Alzheimer's disease cause c...

Innovation Spotlight: Bringing Children's Media off the Screen

Innovation Spotlight: Bringing Chil...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:27:04 | 5531 views

05/18/2010 11:00 AM Bartos theaterCynthia Breazeal, SM '93, SCD '00, Professor, Program in Media Arts and SciencesDescription: Working with motors, sensors, sophisticated algorithms and fuzzy puppets, Cynthia Breazeal may finally realize...

Humanistic Approaches to the Graphical Expression of Interpretation (MIT Communications Forum)

Humanistic Approaches to the Graphi...

MIT Communications Forum

Added over 3 years ago | 01:31:00 | 10194 views

05/20/2010 3:00 PM Bartos theaterKurt Fendt; Johanna Drucker; Amber Frid"Jimenez; Nick Montfort, SM '98, Assistant professor of Digital Media in MIT Program in Writing and Humanistic Studies Description: The session begins with brief ...

Denialism: Media in the Age of Disinformation

Denialism: Media in the Age of Disi...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:19:00 | 7927 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...