Richard K. Lester

Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Talks & Media — Media Interviews

"Nuclear power: Fading away or powering up?" Here & Now — NPR, July 8, 2013 interview

"The most important innovation challenge we face" The Science Show — Australian Broadcasting Corporation April 20, 2013 interview

"How Should We Deal With Nuclear Waste?" Wall Street Journal April 11, 2013 read discussion.

“Energy Innovation And Nuclear Power” Climate Change. Challenges. Solutions. presented by Cognoscenti, wbur transcript. March 2013.

“Energy and Building Innovation” A Commonwealth Club panel. January 2013.

“How to Innovate Energy innovation.” An MIT Enterprise Forum book chat on iTunes. December 10, 2012

WGBH "Innovation HUB with Kara Miller", January 27, 2012 interview

"Energy Innovation: Overhaul or Tweak?" Panel discussion, Climate One Television, the Commonwealth Club,
San Francisco, CA, November 3, 2011 listen to the discussion

PBS “Need to Know”, October 21, 2011interview

MIT Alumni Association Faculty Forum on Asian Scientist interview | listen to audio podcast.
NBC Today Show interview
NPR's Science Friday podcast
National Geographicinterview
Irish Independentinterview
Milwaukee Journal Sentinelinterview



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