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MIT is creating a digital twin of the Earth to help model climate change
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Associate Provost Richard Lester and TPP Director Noelle Selin discuss MIT’s Climate Grand Challenges. “To me, the Climate Grand Challenges effort really represents that we’re kind of at a frameshift when thinking about the climate problem,” says Selin. “A climate challenge is a whole of society challenge, and therefore it really has to be a whole of MIT challenge.” Lester hopes the CGC will “inspire a new generation of students to roll up their sleeves, put their shoulders to the wheel, and help us solve this problem.”

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