Running Out of Water: What’s the Problem, What’s the Solution?
Tuesday, November 3, 2009, 4:00p–6:00pm.
E51, Wong Auditorium, MIT
A flurry of recent press coverage has highlighted how access to clean water is rapidly becoming a serious problem both in the developing world and in the American West. See for example this NY Times Magazine article, http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/21/magazi… The Catherine N. Stratton Critical Issues Lecture brings together four MIT and Harvard professors who have worked on water issues around the world from the vantage of different disciplines. Expect a lively discussion.