06/07/2008 9:00 AM E51"115 Roberto Rigobon, PhD '97, Professor of Economics; Description: Roberto Rigobon somehow makes his audience laugh while summarizing preliminary research on worldwide inflation and recession, data that bring some grim tidings about our global economic state of health. ...
The 20th Belluschi Lecture presented by Nieto Sobejanno Architects. March 6, 2014
Join us for a special event featuring cancer patient and advocate Linnea Duff and thoracic oncologist and Koch Institute postdoctoral researcher Anna Farago in a conversation about the powerful impact cancer research can have in patients' lives.
Please join us at one of our two convenient locations for this exciting new series which will explore the challenges faced by founders and CEOs of well-known clean tech companies, who will describe the early years of their company.
In this Civic Media Lunch, the MIT Center for Civic Media welcomed Jon Rubin, co-creator of Conflict Kitchen, a Pittsburgh restaurant (and art project) that serves food only from countries the U.S. is in conflict with. Read a full write-up: ...
In the 20th century, low cost, abundantly available energy enabled global prosperity and development. Now, at the beginning of the 21st century - as living standards rise and urban populations expand - satisfying ever-growing demand in a sustainable way has become the world's biggest ...
MIT Museum's Friday After Thanksgiving (F.A.T.) Chain Reaction is a one-of-a-kind, must-be-seen-to-be-believed engineering feat.
Shigeru Ban, who was born in Tokyo in 1957, attended at Southern California Institute of Architecture and graduated from Cooper Union School of Architecture in 1984. In 1985, he established Shigeru Ban Architects, a private practice in Tokyo. In 1995, He started ...
The MIT Excellence Awards acknowledge the extraordinary efforts made by members of our community toward fulfilling the goals, values, and mission of the Institute.
MIT students perform the first movement of the Piano Trio No. 2 in C minor, composed by Felix Mendelssohn.
MIT students perform the Piano String Trio No. 2 in C minor, composed by Felix Mendelssohn, second and third movements.
The MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition is designed to encourage students and researchers in the MIT community to act on their talent, ideas and energy to produce tomorrow's leading firms.
Paul's book, Out of Poverty: What Works When Traditional Approaches Fail, has been widely used as a basic text on practical solutions to rural poverty.
Program in the History of American Civilization, Harvard University Recorded on February 12, 2014
Panel featuring Dr. Sanjay Sarma, J. Philipp Schmidt, Jeff Young, Jonathan Haber, Nick Ducoff. Moderated by Seth Reynolds. See more videos from the conference at http://techtv.mit.edu/collections/mitsloanRecorded on 2/22/14.
Keynote Speaker Carl Dietrich speaks about flying cars.
Google's fiber-to-the premises services in the United States aims to provide broadband internet and television speed 100 times faster than today's basic broadband, giving consumers instant connection to entertainment and information destination.
Please join us online for a virtual Information Session on the System Design and Management (SDM) program, which offers a master's degree in engineering and management.
Scientists have to keep doing science to be happy. This talk gives food for thought on how to stay happy in both the work and non-work spheres. Is it truly possible to bring all aspects of our lives under control?