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Jenkins' Farewell -- Reflections on a Career at MIT (MIT Commnuications Forum)

Jenkins' Farewell -- Reflections on...

MIT Communications Forum

Added over 2 years ago | 01:39:00 | 9924 views

04/22/2010 5:00 PM Bartos theaterHenry Jenkins, Provost's Professor of Communication, Journalism, and Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California; ; William Uricchio, Professor of Comparative Media Studies; Description: In...

Transportation in Contemporary Society: A Complex Systems Approach

Transportation in Contemporary Soci...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:05:00 | 3480 views

03/09/2010 4:00 PM 3"270Joseph Sussman, J R East Professor of Civil and Environmental EngineeringDescription: In the nineteen fifties and sixties, students of transportation focused on building infrastructure and applied lessons from the...

The Great Climategate Debate

The Great Climategate Debate

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:58:00 | 4857 views

12/10/2009 3:00 PM 26"100Henry D. Jacoby, Professor of Management, MIT Sloan; Kerry Emanuel, '76, PhD '78, Professor of Atmospheric Science; Judith Layzer, PhD '99, Linde Career Development Associate Professor of Environmental Policy; ...

Education Across Borders: The India Perspective

Education Across Borders: The India...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 00:51:28 | 4917 views

10/27/2009 3:00 PM 10"250Shri Kapil Sibal, Honourable Minister of Human Resource Development, Government of IndiaDescription: Rickshaw drivers in India are frequent victims of tuberculosis after just a few years inhaling traffic fumes. ...

Final Journey to the Hubble Space Telescope

Final Journey to the Hubble Space T...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:04:00 | 7448 views

10/28/2009 4:00 PM Killian Hall 14W"111Mike Massimino, SM'88, ME'90, PHD,92Description: Astronaut Mike Massimino returns to MIT and shares his experience on the Space Shuttle Atlantis (STS"125). Topics include the challenges of space wa...

The Next Giant Leaps in Energy, Environment, & Air Transportation

The Next Giant Leaps in Energy, Env...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:34:00 | 4054 views

06/11/2009 1:00 PM KresgeThe Honorable John P. Holdren, '65, SM '66, Director, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President; Dr. Ian A. Waitz, Jerome C. Hunsaker Professor and Department Head, Department of...

Apollo: Reflections and Lessons

Apollo: Reflections and Lessons

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 02:35:00 | 6268 views

06/11/2009 9:30 AM KresgeDr. Jeffrey A. Hoffman, former Space Shuttle astronaut, Professor of the Practice, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT ; Dr. Richard Battin, '45, PhD '51, Director of Apollo guidance, navigation and ...

Humans in Space

Humans in Space

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:11:00 | 5358 views

12/08/2009 6:00 PM MuseumDava Newman, Sm '89, PhD '92, Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering SystemsDescription: The future of space exploration is "the Moon, Mars, and beyond." For the human scientist"astronaut, "the...

The Energy Problem and the Interplay Between Basic and Applied Research

The Energy Problem and the Interpla...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:10:00 | 8509 views

05/12/2009 4:00 PM 10"250Steven Chu, Secretary of EnergyDescription: The situation facing our planet could hardly be more dire: There's increasingly dangerous competition among nations for ever scarce energy resources, and climate chang...

Transitioning from the Space Shuttle to the Constellation System

Transitioning from the Space Shuttl...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:13:00 | 3238 views

04/15/2009 3:00 PM 4"370William Gerstenmaier, NASA Associate Administrator for Space OperationsDescription: William Gerstenmaier knows the U.S. space program inside out -- both literally and figuratively. As a 30"plus year veteran of ...

New Frontiers in Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Research

New Frontiers in Schizophrenia and ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 00:40:40 | 3302 views

05/04/2009 3:00 PM 46"3002Ed Scolnick, Director, Psychiatric Disease Program and the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research, Broad InstituteDescription: In contrast to cardiovascular disease, few breakthrough remedies for psychiatric il...

Nanoscale Engineering for High Performance Solar Cells

Nanoscale Engineering for High Perf...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:13:00 | 6461 views

05/12/2009 6:00 PM MuseumVladimir Bulovic, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Description: How much energy does it take to turn on a lightbulb? Way too much in the U.S., where 22% of all electricity gets channeled...