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Proteus, the Penguin Boat

MIT Video Productions

Added 8 years ago | 00:01:59 | 22431 views

The Proteus project is the challenge of pragmatically applying highly efficient natural fish propulsion technologies to conventional vessels. Just as a penguin or sea turtle are a rigid body with fish-like flapping fins, Proteus is a bo...

Spheres - Synchronized Position Hol...

MIT Video Productions

Added 8 years ago | 00:03:46 | 21488 views

In spring 2000, 13 graduating MIT seniors developed and tested three mini-satellites that could lead the way to similar devices that fly in formation, much like Thunderbirds in an Air Force show. The range of potential applications inc...

Remembering Doc Draper

AeroAstro

Added over 7 years ago | 00:10:29 | 20917 views

Vintage footage of Doc, and remembrances by MIT Aero-Astro colleagues

Lecture: The Life and Works of Doc ...

Doc Edgerton films

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:43:57 | 19791 views

Institute Professor, Harold "Doc" Edgerton revolutionized photography with his high speed strobe lighting techniques. He came to MIT as a student in 1926. By the time of his passing in 1990 he had profoundly affected MIT and the world wi...

RoboSnail

MIT Video Productions

Added 8 years ago | 00:03:18 | 19719 views

The humble snail, trailed by its ribbon of slime, now has its first robotic counterpart in research at MIT that could lead to new forms of locomotion for machines. Assistant Professor Annette "Peko" Hosoi and her colleagues in the Mech...

MAGLOA

SoE Outreach Videos

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:11:36 | 19649 views

Massachusetts Academic Games of America - See how MIT students got involved and how local schools benefit from this involvement.

Intellectual Capital: Arnie Barnett...

MIT Sloan

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:42:59 | 19019 views

Widely considered the nation's leading expert on aviation safety, Arnie Barnett uses his background in applied math to help conquer his own fear of flying. He calms himself — and sometimes even fellow passengers — during turbulence by r...

MIT Science of Baseball Program (MSBP)

SoE Outreach Videos

Added 7 years ago | 00:03:54 | 17907 views

The MIT Science of Baseball Program (MSBP) is a summer program provided free of charge to talented boys who attend public school in Boston or Cambridge, who will enter the eighth grade in the fall of 2009, and who have a love for math, s...

STEM Squash Program

SoE Outreach Videos

Added 7 years ago | 00:02:28 | 17795 views

During the summer STEM Program, students are exposed to not only new mental, but also new physical games and challenges - such as the thinking game of squash.

NASA ISS Video Tour

MIT Video Productions

Added 8 years ago | 00:10:20 | 17569 views

Take a video tour of the International Space Station with MIT Alum Lt. Col. Mike Fincke

Tom Brokaw - Compton Lecture Series

Compton Lecture Series

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:28:50 | 17212 views

Tom Brokaw, former anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, delivered a 2008 Compton lecture titled "Life Is Not Virtual" April 2nd, in Kirsch Auditorium. An internationally respected journalist, Brokaw served as the NBC anchor f...

Interview with Tymothy Kennedy at M...

Robert R. Taylor Network

Added over 6 years ago | 00:10:47 | 16824 views

Interview with Tymothy Kennedy for RRTN at MIT. Conducted by Don Warren.