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The Power of Competition: How to Focus the World's Brains on your Innovation Challenges

The Power of Competition: How to Fo...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 7143 views

06/06/2009 9:00 AM Wong AuditoriumFiona Murray, Sarofim Family Career Development ProfessorDescription: Cooperation may be making us "a little bit too nice" when it comes to innovation, suggests Fiona Murray. She believes there's nothing...

Opening Remarks and Keynote: Grand Challenges and Engineering Systems: Inspiring and Educating the Next Generation

Opening Remarks and Keynote: Grand ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:16:00 | 3960 views

06/15/2009 8:30 AM Wong AuditoriumJoel Moses, PhD '67, MIT Institute Professor; Daniel Roos, '61, SM '63, PhD '66, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Systems ; Charles M. Vest, HM, MIT President Emeritus a...

Science Policy and the Obama Administration  Advice to a New President

Science Policy and the Obama Admini...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:13:00 | 2191 views

11/19/2008 6:00 PM Broad InstituteMarc A. Kastner, Dean, MIT School of ScienceDescription: The mood of gloom has eased somewhat within the science community, with the advent of a new presidential administration, and Marc Kastner captures...

Rising Above the Gathering Storm: Energizing and Employing America for a Brighter Economic Future

Rising Above the Gathering Storm: E...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:00:00 | 2595 views

09/28/2006 9:10 AM KresgeGeorge M. Whitesides, Woodford L. and Ann A. Flowers University Professor of Chemistry, Harvard UniversityDescription: George Whitesides refers to the recent National Academies report, -Rising Above the Gathering...

Master's student Megan Lickley measures the risks of climate change on coastal energy infrastructure

Master's student Megan Lickley meas...

Researcher Highlights

Added over 3 years ago | 00:01:10 | 21211 views

A Masters student in the Technology and Policy Program, Megan Lickley studies the impact of climate change on coastal energy infrastructure. In particular, she is looking at how sea level rise and hurricanes will change over time, and ho...

Doctoral Student Dan Chavas asks how meteorological changes affect hurricane size

Doctoral Student Dan Chavas asks ho...

Researcher Highlights

Added over 3 years ago | 00:01:00 | 15676 views

A self-described ‘weather geek’, doctoral candidate Dan Chavas is fascinated by hurricanes. More specifically, he is interested in what factors influence hurricane development and how large a given storm will become. As he describes, “ri...