Your five-a-day
Dominic Barton, Global Managing Director of McKinsey & Company, explains the five global forces which will transform how the world looks and operates over the next few years
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China and the rise of the BRICs
Can the West compete with those 'dragons at our door' with their 'can do' attitudes and double-digit growth figures?
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Measuring national 'well-being'
How do we measure 'well-being' and what is its importance to individuals and society? What matters to you?
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To AV or not to AV
Will a switch to AV be less 'fair' for the 'sophisticated' UK voter?
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Don't worry be happy!
Morale in a workforce can impact productivity by between 10 and 20 per cent according to Dr Ben Hardy, who has just completed a four-year study into the subject
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The weakest link?
Top managers 'think', whilst middle managers 'act', but shouldn't both work together to bring about change?
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Noticeable by their absence
Dr Munir says that at a time when economists struggled to explain market behaviour, business schools should have grasped the chance to provide a new theoretical understanding of how markets work based on behavioural and historical evidence rather than untested assumptions.
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Science and Religion in Islam Today - A Critical Survey
Prof. Nidhal Guessoum : Seminar
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Human Enhancement: How far should we go?
Dr Denis Alexander : Lecture
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Joel Moses
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Jay Forrester (Part 1)
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Joseph Gavin
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Dana Mead
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5 XCOR Student Showcase Competition: Great Exploration Ideas for the Future
The five final student teams share their 'Revolutionary Exploration Ideas for the 21st Century", which will be judged by an invited panel of explorers. Competition website: http://explore.mit.edu.
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10 Closing remarks
Dava J. Newman SM '89 PhD '92, Chair, MIT150 Exploration Symposium; Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering Systems; Director, Technology and Policy Program, MIT
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8 Exploration Visions Panel II
A second panel of experts will provide a forum for idea generation and strategic planning for the future of exploration.

Moderator: Christopher E. Carr '99 SM '01 ScD '05, Research Scientist, Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, MIT

* Dava J. Newman SM '89 PhD '92, Chair, MIT150 Exploration Symposium; Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering Systems; Director, Technology and Policy Program, MIT
* Sara Seager, Ellen Swallow Richar

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9 Keynote address: Future Exploration Opportunities
* Peter H. Diamandis '83 SM '88, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, X PRIZE Foundation; Chief Executive Officer, Zero Gravity Corporation; Chairman and Co-Founder, Rocket Racing League; Co-Founder and Director, Space Adventures; Co-Founder, International Space University
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The Evolution of Protein Structures
To mark MIT’s 150th anniversary, the MIT Biology Department presented a forum on “The Evolution of Protein Structures” on Wednesday, May 1, 2011, 1 at 4 p.m. in Room 32-123 in the Ray and Maria Stata Center. The forum highlighted recent advances in understanding how proteins, extraordinary molecular machines that form the basis of all life processes, have evolved. Lecturers include Prof. Phillip A. Sharp, Institute Professor in The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research
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Ed Boyden TED Talk: A Light Switch for Neurons
(18:39) In this talk presented at the 2011 TED conference, Ed Boyden describes a radical new technology for controlling brain activity with light. Ed Boyden is a professor at the MIT Media Lab and the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT.
TED Conference: Long Beach, California
March 3, 2011
http://www.ted.com/talks/ed_boyden.html

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“The Americas in the Age of Revolution, 1776-1836″ (part 4)
Watch video of Marshall Eakin, professor of history at Vanderbilt University, speaking April 13 on “The Americas in the Age of Revolution, 1776-1836,” as part of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. The revolution that created the United States was only one of many American revolutions. From 1776 to 1836, wars for independence erupted throughout the Americas—fromkeep reading »
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