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Toward Efficient Airport Operations

Toward Efficient Airport Operations

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:57:00 | 4638 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 | 5636 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 | 11144 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 | 6410 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 | 5075 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 | 5378 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 | 9955 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 | 7691 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 | 8013 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 | 6043 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 | 9722 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 | 9368 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...