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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 | 6167 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 | 4922 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 | 5197 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 | 9666 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 | 7461 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...

Lunch with a Laureate: Jack Szostak

Lunch with a Laureate: Jack Szostak

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:00:00 | 7753 views

04/28/2010 12:00 PM MuseumJack Szostak, Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School and Alexander Rich Distinguished Investigator, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Howard Hughes Medical Institute InvestigatorDescription: Jack Sz...

Giving Back: Finding the Best Way to Make a Difference

Giving Back: Finding the Best Way t...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:58:32 | 5832 views

04/21/2010 11:30 AM KresgeWilliam H. Gates, III, Co"founder Microsoft Corporation,Co"Chair Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationDescription: The world's most intractable problems might be cracked if more of our "brightest minds" could be tempt...

13 Bankers: The Wall Street Takeover and the Next Financial Meltdown

13 Bankers: The Wall Street Takeove...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:53:32 | 9410 views

04/02/2010 12:00 PM Wong AuditoriumSimon Johnson, Ronald A. Kurtz (1954) Professor of Entrepreneurship, Professor of Global Economics and Management, MIT Sloan School of ManagementDescription: [from MIT Sloan School of Management Newsroo...

Warning: Physics Envy May be Hazardous to Your Wealth

Warning: Physics Envy May be Hazard...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:57:18 | 9139 views

06/05/2010 1:00 PM Wong AuditoriumAndrew W. Lo, Harris & Harris Group Professor, Director, MIT Laboratory for Financial EngineeringDescription: In this talk Andrew Lo addresses the problem of finding the right level of abstraction with w...

Shaped by Booms and Busts: How the Economy Impacts CEO Management Style

Shaped by Booms and Busts: How the ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:57:17 | 5768 views

06/05/2010 10:30 AM Wong AuditoriumAntoinette Schoar, Michael Koerner '49 Professor of Entrepreneurial FinanceDescription: Antoinette Schoar analyses how general economic conditions affect the CEO career path. More details about the lect...

How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone

How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:11:00 | 7479 views

03/09/2010 6:30 PM 32"141Sasa StanisicDescription: From the publisher: "Heralded as a "sorcerer of narrative" (Foreign Policy) with an instinct for "poetic and intoxicating language" (Freie Presse), twenty"nine"year"old Sa_a Stani_i_ bou...

The Gutenberg Parenthesis -- Oral Tradition and Digital Technologies (MIT Communications Forum)

The Gutenberg Parenthesis -- Oral T...

MIT Communications Forum

Added over 3 years ago | 01:55:00 | 10956 views

04/01/2010 5:00 PM 3"270James Paradis, Robert M. Metcalfe Professor of Writing, Program Head, Writing and Humanistic Studies; Thomas Pettitt, Associate Professor of English, University of Southern Denmark; Peter Donaldson, Ann Fetter F...