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Collection videos

Soapbox: Life Beyond Earth

Soapbox: Life Beyond Earth

Added 29 days ago | 01:18:42 | 165 views

Tuesday, 10/28: 6:00-7:30pm Fall 2014 Soap Box: How to Make Life and Influence Planets Life Beyond Earth Discover what we know about the possibility of life in the rest of our solar system and beyond, and join a discussion about what th...

Soapbox: Why Life Got Big

Soapbox: Why Life Got Big

Added 1 month ago | 01:12:33 | 386 views

Part 3 of 4 of the Fall 2014 Soap Box series - How to Make Life and Influence Planets Tuesday, 10/21: 6:00-7:30pm Why Life Got Big For much of the earth's history, microbes were the only living organisms on the planet. What spurred the ...

Soapbox: The Invisible Majority (Part Two)

Soapbox: The Invisible Majority (Pa...

Added 1 month ago | 00:26:53 | 275 views

Most fossils are too small to see since most of life’s history is microbial. However it is possible to identify signatures of microbial life in rocks. Find out what they tell us, and how might we use them to recognize life elsewhere. An...

Soapbox: The Invisible Majority (Part One)

Soapbox: The Invisible Majority (Pa...

Added 1 month ago | 00:36:50 | 421 views

Most fossils are too small to see since most of life’s history is microbial. However it is possible to identify signatures of microbial life in rocks. Find out what they tell us, and how might we use them to recognize life elsewhere. An...

Soapbox: Origins of Life on Earth

Soapbox: Origins of Life on Earth

Added 1 month ago | 01:14:14 | 714 views

Origins of Life on Earth Discover what we can we infer about the origin of life from the genomes of living organisms and what the geological record tell us about the Earth's environments during life’s beginnings. What does this mean for ...

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Collection details

Category
Education
Language
English
Website
MIT Museum (web.mit.edu/museum/)

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