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Sampling MIT will directly connect visitors to some of the thousands of research topics currently being explored at the Institute. In typical MIT fashion, the questions being asked are large, and the techniques used to discover answers ...
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MIT Professor Daniel Nocera and his research team are in a race to make inexpensive energy from the sun – and they want to do it soon. Using plant photosynthesis as their inspiration, this exhibit shows how they can now use the sun’s ene...
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Research by the MIT Space Policy and Society group has the possibility of shaping the most important human space policy decisions in a generation. On view in this exhibit is the space suit designed by Professor Dava Newman, as well as ot...
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Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has revolutionized brain research in much the same way that the telescope revolutionized astronomy. Museum visitors now have the opportunity use the red telephone in the exhibit Sampling MIT to become par...
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Produced by Craig Simons, Knight Science Journalism fellow at MIT. Simons is one of 12 fellows at KSJ. They spend nine months auditing courses in science, health, technology and new media. Watch Jen Lin-Lui, Simons' wife, make authent...
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Grounding rod tips of different sizes are used to discharge a large Van de Graaff generator. The larger the curvature of the tip, the more charge must build up to break down the air, resulting in longer sparks. The electricity ionizes ...
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21A.339J DV Lab: Documenting Science through Video and New Media (Same subject as STS.064J) 3-3-6 HASS Lec: T2-5, Lab: R2-5. An introductory exploration of documentary film theory and production, focusing on documentaries about scienc...
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The Quantum Information Science for Undergraduates is a summer enrichment program of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. It is a program of the IGERT Interdisciplinary Quantum Information Science and Engineering (iQuISE) iquise.mi...
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