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Dear ClimateX community,MIT...

Dear ClimateX community, MIT’s Climate CoLab (www.climatecolab.org), a quickly growing community of nearly 90,000 members worldwide sourcing innovative proposals on how to address climate change, is seeking Fellows. In 2017, Climate CoLab is running a suite of online contests on topics ​such as energy supplies, carbon pricing, land use change, buildings, adaptation, shifting behaviors and more. Learn more about the different ​Fellow ​roles available, and how to apply below​, and please spread the word. ​ Seeking ​MIT Climate CoLab ​Fellows​:​

Understanding the psychology of climate change to enable more effective discourse

University of Virginia professors Thomas Bateman and Kieran O'Connor think we can have more productive conversations. Our team agrees. Read their full article here.  

There are two strategies adopted when it comes to climate change solutions: mitigation and adaption. As we enter a mandatory period of adoption, we need to remember that both strategies are dually - and direly - needed. 

From MIT Energy Initiative: Microbial engineering technique could reduce contamination in biofermentation plants

"Now, in a paper published today in the journal Science, researchers at MIT and the Cambridge startup Novogy describe a new technique that gives producer microbes the upper hand against unwanted invaders, eliminating the need for such expensive and potentially harmful sterilization methods.

Jeff Speck, TEDxMidAtlantic: 4 ways to make a city more walkable

In his 2013 talk Jeff Speck details what goes into making a city walkable:

- there needs to be a proper reason to walk

- the walk must feel safe and be safe

- the walk has to be comfortable

- the walk has to be interesting

Watch the talk:

https://www.ted.com/talks/jeff_speck_4_ways_to_make_a_city_more_walkable?language=en

Dear ClimateX community,MIT...

Dear ClimateX community, MIT’s Climate CoLab (www.climatecolab.org), a quickly growing community of nearly 90,000 members worldwide sourcing innovative proposals on how to address climate change, is seeking Fellows. In 2017, Climate CoLab is running a suite of online contests on topics ​such as energy supplies, carbon pricing, land use change, buildings, adaptation, shifting behaviors and more. Learn more about the different ​Fellow ​roles available, and how to apply below​, and please spread the word. ​ Seeking ​MIT Climate CoLab ​Fellows​:​

Dear ClimateX community,MIT...

Dear ClimateX community, MIT’s Climate CoLab (www.climatecolab.org), a quickly growing community of nearly 90,000 members worldwide sourcing innovative proposals on how to address climate change, is seeking Fellows. In 2017, Climate CoLab is running a suite of online contests on topics ​such as energy supplies, carbon pricing, land use change, buildings, adaptation, shifting behaviors and more. Learn more about the different ​Fellow ​roles available, and how to apply below​, and please spread the word. ​ Seeking ​MIT Climate CoLab ​Fellows​:​

Dear ClimateX community,MIT...

Dear ClimateX community, MIT’s Climate CoLab (www.climatecolab.org), a quickly growing community of nearly 90,000 members worldwide sourcing innovative proposals on how to address climate change, is seeking Fellows. In 2017, Climate CoLab is running a suite of online contests on topics ​such as energy supplies, carbon pricing, land use change, buildings, adaptation, shifting behaviors and more. Learn more about the different ​Fellow ​roles available, and how to apply below​, and please spread the word. ​ Seeking ​MIT Climate CoLab ​Fellows​:​

Dear ClimateX community,MIT...

Dear ClimateX community, MIT’s Climate CoLab (www.climatecolab.org), a quickly growing community of nearly 90,000 members worldwide sourcing innovative proposals on how to address climate change, is seeking Fellows. In 2017, Climate CoLab is running a suite of online contests on topics ​such as energy supplies, carbon pricing, land use change, buildings, adaptation, shifting behaviors and more. Learn more about the different ​Fellow ​roles available, and how to apply below​, and please spread the word. ​ Seeking ​MIT Climate CoLab ​Fellows​:​

Dear ClimateX community,MIT...

Dear ClimateX community, MIT’s Climate CoLab (www.climatecolab.org), a quickly growing community of nearly 90,000 members worldwide sourcing innovative proposals on how to address climate change, is seeking Fellows. In 2017, Climate CoLab is running a suite of online contests on topics ​such as energy supplies, carbon pricing, land use change, buildings, adaptation, shifting behaviors and more. Learn more about the different ​Fellow ​roles available, and how to apply below​, and please spread the word. ​ Seeking ​MIT Climate CoLab ​Fellows​:​

Dear ClimateX community,MIT...

Dear ClimateX community, MIT’s Climate CoLab (www.climatecolab.org), a quickly growing community of nearly 90,000 members worldwide sourcing innovative proposals on how to address climate change, is seeking Fellows. In 2017, Climate CoLab is running a suite of online contests on topics ​such as energy supplies, carbon pricing, land use change, buildings, adaptation, shifting behaviors and more. Learn more about the different ​Fellow ​roles available, and how to apply below​, and please spread the word. ​ Seeking ​MIT Climate CoLab ​Fellows​:​

Dear ClimateX community,MIT...

Dear ClimateX community, MIT’s Climate CoLab (www.climatecolab.org), a quickly growing community of nearly 90,000 members worldwide sourcing innovative proposals on how to address climate change, is seeking Fellows. In 2017, Climate CoLab is running a suite of online contests on topics ​such as energy supplies, carbon pricing, land use change, buildings, adaptation, shifting behaviors and more. Learn more about the different ​Fellow ​roles available, and how to apply below​, and please spread the word. ​ Seeking ​MIT Climate CoLab ​Fellows​:​

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By bringing together MIT students and alumni with engaged learners from around the world, we can learn, discuss and develop concrete solutions.