Videos: Politics

From top talks by world-renowned climate experts to exclusive interviews with climate change researchers here at MIT. We’ve got it all. 

Expand your knowledge with our collection of compelling climate change videos.

The Past, Present, and Future of Regional Collaboration and Subnational Diplomacy: 12/8/2017 (Read More)
Zeyneb Magavi of HEET, Gas Leaks Allies & Mothers Out Front discusses methane emissions in Massachusetts, and partnership opportunities in activism. (Read More)
Jackie Janes, Jared Snyder, Katie Theoharides, and Éric Théroux discuss the transition to a low-carbon economy with moderator David Cash, at the Together in Climate Action (Read More)
Dan Gatti, Stephanie Pollack, Mike Tamor, and Jessika Trancik discuss decarbonizing the transportation sector, and how human behavior impacts traffic and consumption patter (Read More)
Marie Claude Francoeur, Jason Hollett, Chris Knittel, and Paul Miller discuss carbon pricing, and the design and integration of national and subnational programs. (Read More)
Laney Brown, Lisa Frantzis, Pierre-Olivier Pineau, and Lonnie Reed discuss energy policy and regional coordination. Frank O'Sullivan moderates. (Read More)
We will look at the substantial role which uncertainty plays in our economy, politics and science. (Read More)
Why politicians and economists are diametrically opposed on the idea of carbon price, and why Secretary Hillary Clinton's platform didn't feature a carbon price. (Read More)
Part 2: What has been the role of the United States in shaping global climate policy? What are the achievements and failures of US climate policy? (Read More)
This video explores the history and institutional basis of international governance. (Read More)
If you are a designer for climate policy, what do you think is important and how will you design a good policy? (Read More)
For a panel entitled "Global Systems 3.0: Equitable Solutions for a Changing World," the Dalai Lama was joined by distinguished faculty from MIT (John Sterman and Deborah A (Read More)
In the second of two videos, MIT’s Professor of Atmospheric Science, Kerry Emanuel, explores the complex relationship between climate change and our economy. (Read More)
In this video, Professor Larry Susskind discusses the challenges associated with planning for climate change, and how we need to adapt to the world’s changing climate. (Read More)
On April 18, 2017, MIT hosted a public panel discussion on state-level carbon pricing, looking specifically at Massachusetts (the home of MIT) and two “fee-and-dividend” bi (Read More)
On March 23 this year, American linguist, philosopher and political activist Noam Chomsky came to the Center for International Students here at MIT to deliver a lecture on climate change.  (Read More)
In this video, MIT alum Travis Franck talks about his experience at Climate Interactive and how his background in engineer (Read More)
How is China tackling climate change? MIT’s Assistant Professor Valerie Karplus is exploring just this, in her role in MIT’s Global Economics and Management Group. (Read More)
In this compelling video, Ian Condry, Professor of Japanese culture and Media Studies at MIT discusses the importance of bottom-up cultural movements in enacting social change in areas such as climate action. (Read More)
How can we motivate countries to reduce emissions?  In this video, MIT’s Associate Professor Noelle Eckley Selin provides solutions for encouraging climate change policies globally. (Read More)