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How to Make Teaching Come Alive

How to Make Teaching Come Alive

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:23:00 | 2466 views

06/26/2002 11:00 AM 26-100Walter Lewin, Professor of Physics; Description: The Council on Primary and Secondary Education 2002 summer program hosted 70 pre-college teachers at MIT to attend MIT Physics Professor Walter Lewin's inspired ...

The Impact Of MCAS On Inquiry-Based Science Education

The Impact Of MCAS On Inquiry-Based...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:25:00 | 1236 views

4/10/2006, 12:00 PM, 56-114Jonathan King - Professor, MIT Department of BiologyDeborah Meier - Principal, Mission Hill School Eugene Gallagher - University of Massachusetts/BostonWe've deciphered the human genome and moved into proteo...

Stella McGregor: Ploughshares from Swords - Social Sculpture and Cultural Agency

Stella McGregor: Ploughshares from ...

2011 Fall Lecture Series - Zones of Emergency

Added over 2 years ago | 01:55:00 | 15705 views

11/07/2011 Stella McGregor, Director, Urbano Project (USA) Ploughshares from Swords – Social Sculpture and Cultural Agency Respondent: Gediminas Urbonas, ACT Associate Professor, MIT (USA) How does creative activism contribute to...

Lucy Walker: 99 is not 100 – Documenting the Transformative Power of Art, or the Art of Transformative Documentary

Lucy Walker: 99 is not 100 – Docume...

2011 Fall Lecture Series - Zones of Emergency

Added over 2 years ago | 02:01:00 | 14602 views

10/31/2011 Lucy Walker, filmmaker (UK) 99 is not 100 – Documenting the Transformative Power of Art, or the Art of Transformative Documentary Respondent: Claude Grunitzky, Chairman, TRUE, Sloan Fellow, MIT (USA) How do we observ...

Building a Community on Trust David Baltimore

Building a Community on Trust David...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:05:00 | 1198 views

02/19/2002, Kresge Dr. David Baltimore In this lecture, Dr. Baltimore discuses the central importance of trust, in science, education, commerce and personal life. According to Dr. Baltimore, "trust is a moral stance without which a c...

Sound Wave Interference

Sound Wave Interference

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 2 years ago | 00:02:14 | 9124 views

Two speakers, mounted on the table and facing each other, are driven by a function generator. A microphone is introduced between the speakers and the sound waves are displayed on an oscilloscope. This demonstrates the effect of interfere...

Joichi Ito: Enabling Emergent Voices and Expression through Technology

Joichi Ito: Enabling Emergent Voice...

2011 Fall Lecture Series - Zones of Emergency

Added over 2 years ago | 01:52:00 | 15996 views

October 17, 2011 Joichi Ito, Director, MIT Media Lab (USA) Enabling Emergent Voices And Expression Through Technology Respondent: Brendan Mcgetrick, Independent Writer & Designer (China) Moore’s law and the Internet have dramaticall...

Ring Falling in a Magnetic Field

Ring Falling in a Magnetic Field

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 2 years ago | 00:03:27 | 9475 views

Three aluminium objects are dropped through a magnetic field. The objects move slower entering and leaving the field due to changes in the flux through the object. The change in the flux through a conductor results in a force which opp...

Noam Chomsky on the Responsibility of Intellectuals: Redux

Noam Chomsky on the Responsibility ...

Boston Review

Added over 2 years ago | 01:25:00 | 7959 views

September 22, 2011 - MIT Wong Auditorium - In 1967, as the Vietnam War escalated, Noam Chomsky penned The Responsibility of Intellectuals, a stunning rebuke to scientists and scholars for their subservience to political power. Today we f...

School of Science Dean's Colloquium - Paul Schimmel

School of Science Dean's Colloquium...

MIT School of Science: Dean's Colloquium Series

Added over 2 years ago | 01:12:00 | 3179 views

Recorded on 9/22/11

Field of a Sphere and an Infinite Plane

Field of a Sphere and an Infinite P...

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 2 years ago | 00:02:23 | 6868 views

A Mylar balloon is held near a charged Van de Graaff generator. The balloon is moved radially away from the sphere and its deflection from the vertical is observed to decrease with distance. The same procedure is done with a conducting...

Charge and Electric Field of a Hollow Conductor

Charge and Electric Field of a Holl...

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 2 years ago | 00:01:54 | 7102 views

A conducting sphere is charged with a Wimshurst Machine. Charge is removed from the outside of the sphere and placed on an electroscope, which deflects outwards. When the procedure is done for the inside of the sphere, it is found that...