Lecture Recordings

Our Changing Atmosphere: Carbon, Consequences, and Capture

July 26, 2021

Prof. Jeffrey A. Reimer

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering University of California Berkeley, California, USA


Aviation, shipping and the climate change challenge

July 7, 2021

Prof. Alice Larkin

Head of the School of Engineering and a researcher in the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, University of Manchester, UK

An unintended worldwide experiment: Impact of COVID-19 on the global chemical composition of the atmosphere

June 07, 2021

Prof. Dr. Guy Pierre Brasseur

Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany

Cooperative Carbon Capture in Metal–Organic Frameworks

May 03, 2021

Prof. Jeffrey R. Long - (click here for a short introduction)

Departments of Chemistry and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, USA

Wind turbines: are we replacing one environmental problem with another?

April 11, 2021

Dr. Yehoshua Shkedy

Chief Scientist, Israel Nature and Parks Authority

Ecosystem ecology to inform global biodiversity restoration

March 16, 2021

Prof. Thomas Crowther

Department of Environmental Systems Science, ETH Zurich, Switzerland


What’s beyond my water bill? The environmental impacts of the drinking water system in Israel - Implications for adopting life cycle thinking

February 14, 2021

Dr. Vered Blass

The Porter School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Head of Innovations in Industrial Ecology Lab, Tel Aviv University, Israel


Exploring the potential of Angiosperm resurrection plants for food security in Africa

January 24, 2021

Prof. Jill M. Farrant

Dept. of Molecular & Cell Biology, Uni. of Cape Town, South African Dept. of Science and Innovation & National Research Foundation South African Research Chair in Systems Biology Studies on Plant Desiccation Tolerance for Food Security. Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Cape Town, South Africa


DROPLETS OF LIFE -Harvesting Water from Desert Air

December 07, 2020

Prof. Omar M. Yaghi

James and Neeltje Tretter Chair Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, USA Co-Director: Kavli Energy NanoSciences Institute at Berkeley, USA, California Research Alliance by BASF


The impact of oil spills on the reptiles in the Avrona reserve, Southern Arava valley

November 22, 2020

Prof. Amos Bouskila

Dept. of Life Sciences & Mitrani Dept. for Desert Ecology at the Blaustein Inst. for Desert Research Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel