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Xiaojian Rides the T to MIT

Xiaojian Rides the T to MIT

Knight Science Journalism Fellows 2009-10

Added 5 years ago | 00:01:19 | 14068 views

Produced by Michael Barnes, Knight Science Journalism Fellow, 2009-10

The Last Battle of the Vietnam War

The Last Battle of the Vietnam War

Knight Science Journalism Fellows 2009-10

Added 5 years ago | 00:05:00 | 12314 views

Produced by Marcin Jamkowski and Michael Barnes, Knight Science Journalism Fellows, 2009-10

Mapo Tofu

Mapo Tofu

Knight Science Journalism Fellows 2009-10

Added 5 years ago | 00:05:04 | 11944 views

Produced by Craig Simons, Knight Science Journalism Fellow, 2009-10

Winter is My Favorite Season

Winter is My Favorite Season

Knight Science Journalism Fellows 2009-10

Added 5 years ago | 00:06:41 | 13969 views

Produced by Marzena Hmielewicz. Knight Science Journalism, 2009-10

Marcus Kronforst's Life With Butterflies

Marcus Kronforst's Life With Butter...

Knight Science Journalism Fellows 2009-10

Added 5 years ago | 00:06:01 | 19512 views

Produced by Susan Moran, Knight Science Journalism Fellow, 2010-11

The Perfect Oyster

The Perfect Oyster

Class of 2010

Added 5 years ago | 00:10:19 | 19351 views

The definition of a "perfect oyster" depends a lot on whether you're a fisherman or a conservationist. But can conservation efforts create an environment that will preserve everyone's perfect oyster? By Scott Berdahl, Camille Carlisle, ...

The Engineer's Burden?

The Engineer's Burden?

medoh

Added 5 years ago | 00:05:59 | 7253 views

Lately, seeing flyers about technology-oriented development projects targeting Africa around MIT has had me reflecting on the history of "technology transfer" in Africa; mainly because the language of international development often soun...

MIT Intelligent Wheelchair Project: A Voice-Commandable Robotic Wheelchair

MIT Intelligent Wheelchair Project:...

MIT/The Boston Home Collaboration

Added 5 years ago | 00:05:04 | 29989 views

For more information, visit http://rvsn.csail.mit.edu/wheelchair. New engineering developments offer opportunities to develop assistive technology that can improve the lives of many people who use wheelchairs. In our work, we are design...

MITEI Press Briefing - Part 2 - Hammond, Chen, Strano

MITEI Press Briefing - Part 2 - Ham...

MIT Energy Initiative

Added 5 years ago | 01:10:09 | 24394 views

Presentations made on MIT energy research at a press briefing on March 5, 2010. Paula Hammond: Materials for Energy Applications Using Electrostatic Assembly Gang Chen: Nanostructured Materials for Energy Applications Michael Strano: Dis...

Transforming Infinity: The new Laboratory for Advanced Materials

Transforming Infinity: The new Labo...

School of Engineering

Added 5 years ago | 00:06:36 | 21729 views

The Laboratory for Advanced Materials (LAM) was officially opened on March 17, 2010. The LAM is the third in a series of renovation projects at the eastern end of the Infinite Corridor in the Main Group that have created public-facing ma...

Voice-Commandable Autonomous Helicopter

Voice-Commandable Autonomous Helico...

garrett hemann

Added 5 years ago | 00:01:59 | 14663 views

This autonomous helicopter has been equipped with voice activation technology. A user can give voice commands to the helicopter and the helicopter is able to respond or navigate to a requested location. More info here: http://du.tkollar....

Fluorescent and Neon Tubes in an Electric Field

Fluorescent and Neon Tubes in an El...

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added 5 years ago | 00:02:02 | 35269 views

A fluorescent tube swings at the end of a long plexiglass rod. It is made to rotate and then brought near the Van de Graaff generator. The tube lights up when there is a potential difference between its ends. This happens when it is poi...