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Videos tagged with ethics (73)

The Implications of Synthetic Biology

The Implications of Synthetic Biology

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 01:06:00 | 2591 views

03/21/2006 6:00 PM MuseumAndrew (Drew) Endy, Cabot Assistant Professor of Biological EngineeringDescription: There's no mistaking Drew Endy's profession: "I like to make things -- that's what I do." From his engineer's perspective, the ...

Ending Global Poverty

Ending Global Poverty

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Added 3 years ago | 00:53:04 | 2586 views

09/14/2005 4:30 PM Kirsch 32-123Muhammad Yunus, Founder and Managing Director, Grameen Bank; 2006 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate; Ambassador for the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDSDescription: Imagine a bank that loans money based...

Science Policy, Politics and Human Rights

Science Policy, Politics and Human ...

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05/03/2005 5:30 6-120Kurt Gottfried, PhD '55, Co-Founder and Chair, Union of Concerned Scientists; Emeritus Professor of Physics, Cornell University; Sheila Jasanoff, Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, John F. Ken...

Art and Technology

Art and Technology

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Added 3 years ago | 01:52:00 | 2471 views

05/04/2005 4:00 Kirsch StataAlan Brody, Associate Provost for the Arts; Professor of Theater; Evan Ziporyn, Kenan Sahin Distinguished Professor of Music; Jay Scheib, Assistant Professor of Theater; Krzysztof Wodiczko, Professor of A...

Neuroethics

Neuroethics

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Added 3 years ago | 01:34:00 | 2349 views

11/15/2004 4:30 54-100 or E25-111Stephan Chorover, Professor of Psychology; Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences; ; Mriganka Sur, Newton Professor in Neuroscience; Head, Department of Brain and Cognitive SciencesDescription: Ph...

Beyond Religion: Ethics, Values, & Wellbeing, Part 3 of 3, with the Dalai Lama

Beyond Religion: Ethics, Values, & ...

Dalai Lama Visit to MIT Center for Ethics, October 2012

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This is part 3 of 3. How can we move beyond narrow religious perspectives and polarized issues to a more embracing view of human responsibilities and values? This is a talk by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, followed by discussion with Brot...

Nuclear Cloning and Cell Therapy: Fact and Fiction

Nuclear Cloning and Cell Therapy: F...

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04/27/2004 12:00 PM McGovernRudolf Jaenisch, Professor of Biology, MIT Founding Member, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical ResearchDescription: The subject of cloning can instantly spark passionate debate: Will it enable us to resurrect...

Forced Labor: The World Debate

Forced Labor: The World Debate

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Added 3 years ago | 00:44:10 | 2192 views

05/14/2005 11:00 AM KresgeZeinab Badawi, Presenter, The World, BBC Four; Jean-Robert Cadet, Author, Restavec: From Haitian Slave Child to Middle-Class American ; Steven Law, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor ; Kevin Bales, Di...

Fighting Poverty: What Works? The Work of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab at MIT

Fighting Poverty: What Works? The W...

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06/10/2006 11:00 AM KresgeEsther Duflo, PhD '99, Abdul Latif Jameel Prof of Poverty Allev & Develop Department of EconomicsDescription: Esther Duflo hopes to take the measure of a wide range of anti-poverty programs. Applying scientifi...

Human Cloning and Human Rights: Promises and Perils

Human Cloning and Human Rights: Pro...

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10/18/2004 4:30 E25-111Rudolf Jaenisch, Professor of Biology, MIT Founding Member, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research; Stephen P. Marks, Franois-Xavier Bagnoud Professor of Health and Human Rights Department of Population and...

Organizational Economics and Management Education

Organizational Economics and Manage...

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06/07/2003 10:00 AM WongRobert Gibbons, Sloan Distinguished Professor of Organizational Economics and Strategy; Description: Robert Gibbons' field is organizational design and performance. He specializes in the idea of relational, or un...

The Idea of Universality in Linguistics and Human Rights

The Idea of Universality in Linguis...

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Added 3 years ago | 01:38:00 | 2099 views

03/15/2005 5:30 6-120Noam Chomsky, Institute Professor, MIT; Elizabeth S. Spelke, Professor of Psychology Co-Director, Mind, Brain, and Behavior Inter-faculty Initiative, Harvard University.Description: If humans have a common, in-born ...