Content tagged ‘international collaborations’

Contest Crowdsources Solutions to Climate Change

Continuum, December 3rd, 2014

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The Future Is Cities

Winter 2014

Cities are growing faster than you can say megalopolis, and thanks to social media and the Internet, global climate change and a bad economy, the American dream of ownership is changing, and we are finding ourselves living in inclusive cities, sharing our houses, cars, bikes, offices, and more.

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Trickle Down Effect

Spring 2012

Ruben Juanes’ work has profound implications for carbon sequestration, which can help prevent global warming.

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Bringing Electricity to Tanzania

Winter 2011

Rhonda Jordan co-founded a company that connects low-income customers in East Africa to electricity through a battery swapping service.

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MISTI

Winter 2011

MIT’s primary international program connects students and faculty with research and innovation across the world.

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Water: An Urgent Challenge for the 21st Century

Summer 2010

Water is one of the greatest global challenges of the 21st century, and now more than 50 faculty members from across the Institute are working to find new solutions to this growing crisis.