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Lawrence Summers: Decoding the DNA of Education in Search of Actual Knowledge

Hi.  My name is Larry Summers and I’m glad to be with you.  I’m doing something a little different than most of the other classes in this series.  Rather than talking about a specific area of knowledge, rather than talking about my field of economics, I’m going to talk about knowledge in general, talk about […]

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A new map for a birthplace of stars — the Orion A molecular cloud

[Shuo Kong speaking] This Orion-A molecular cloud is the closest massive star forming region. This molecular cloud is about 400 parsecs from us, which is about twelve hundred light years. So what makes our survey different is, we combine data from two very different telescopes. We’re looking at the cloud, the gas cloud, at different […]

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Engineers Made Fake DNA To Fix Genetic Disorders

What if you or someone you loved was born an inherited disorder and you were told it could be cured by a relatively simple treatment that included genetically correcting your DNA?! Would you do it? Hey gene-ees, it’s Trace for DNews. With new gene editing technology emerging from Carnegie Mellon and Yale Universities, genetic engineering […]

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Annoying Features of the Mind – The Science of Well-Being by Yale University #10

So now, here, we’re going to pause for a second. because we’re almost at the end of the lecture. But I want to really have a moment, where you guys reflect on this, and take this all in, right? All this stuff that I’ve told you, scientifically, when you actually look at the people who […]

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Circular Economy and Industrial Ecology: Closing the Loops Along the Value Chain

♪♪ ♪♪ -Hello, everybody, and welcome to another lecture of the Elements of Sustainability series. Today’s topic is one that we are increasingly seeing mentioned in the news and social media, and while as a concept, is relatively simple to grasp, it can get quite complex as we look closer and see all the moving […]

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