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Videos tagged with astronauts (16)

SPHERES Overview

SPHERES Overview

spheres

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:04:47 | 21879 views

The MIT Space Systems Laboratory developed the SPHERES laboratory environment to provide DARPA, NASA, and other researchers with a long term, replenishable, and upgradable testbed for the validation of high risk metrology, control, and ...

"Food For Space Travelers" - Science Reporter TV Series (1966)

"Food For Space Travelers" - Scienc...

From The Vault

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:28:46 | 14208 views

This 1966 “Science Reporter” television program showcases the challenges of ensuring proper nutrition for astronauts on prolonged journeys. The film covers metabolic and caloric consumption in particular conditions of space flight, the s...

The Next Giant Leaps in Space Exploration

The Next Giant Leaps in Space Explo...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 01:39:00 | 10154 views

06/11/2009 3:00 PM KresgeDr. Maria T. Zuber, E.A. Griswold Professor of Geophysics, Head of the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, MIT ; ; Dr. Edward F. Crawley, Ford Professor of Engineering, Department of Aerona...

Final Journey to the Hubble Space Telescope

Final Journey to the Hubble Space T...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 01:04:00 | 8340 views

10/28/2009 4:00 PM Killian Hall 14W"111Mike Massimino, SM'88, ME'90, PHD,92Description: Astronaut Mike Massimino returns to MIT and shares his experience on the Space Shuttle Atlantis (STS"125). Topics include the challenges of space wa...

Apollo: Reflections and Lessons

Apollo: Reflections and Lessons

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 02:35:00 | 7968 views

06/11/2009 9:30 AM KresgeDr. Jeffrey A. Hoffman, former Space Shuttle astronaut, Professor of the Practice, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT ; Dr. Richard Battin, '45, PhD '51, Director of Apollo guidance, navigation and ...

Humans in Space

Humans in Space

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 01:11:00 | 6790 views

12/08/2009 6:00 PM MuseumDava Newman, Sm '89, PhD '92, Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering SystemsDescription: The future of space exploration is "the Moon, Mars, and beyond." For the human scientist"astronaut, "the...

Looking Ahead to the Future of NASA

Looking Ahead to the Future of NASA

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 00:59:47 | 6662 views

05/10/2010 3:00 PM 32"123Gen. Charles Bolden, NASA AdministratorDescription: From the MIT News Office: NASA Administrator Charles F. Bolden Jr. defended President Barack Obama's controversial plans for the U.S. space agency's future a...

A New Age of Exploration: From Earth to Mars

A New Age of Exploration: From Eart...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 00:53:56 | 3255 views

06/07/2008 10:30 AM KresgeDava Newman, Sm '89, PhD '92, Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering SystemsDescription: Happily for human spaceflight, Dava Newman and her students enjoy working in such laboratories as NASA'...

The Columbia Tragedy: System Level Issues for Engineering

The Columbia Tragedy: System Level ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 01:13:00 | 3214 views

11/04/2003 4:00 PM 1-190Sheila Widnall, '60, SM '61, ScD '64, MIT Institute ProfessorDescription: Among the "tragedy of errors" that doomed the space shuttle Columbia, perhaps the most damning were NASA's organizational blunders. Sheila ...

Space Shuttle Discovery Mission to the International Space Station

Space Shuttle Discovery Mission to ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 00:52:43 | 2687 views

09/14/2006 4:30 PM Walker Morss HallStephanie WilsonDescription: The sign-up sheet for astronaut school is likely to grow even longer after viewing Stephanie Wilson's reality video about her 13 days in space. Wilson, a self-described -r...

Trip to the Moon and the Legacy of Apollo

Trip to the Moon and the Legacy of ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 01:21:00 | 2318 views

09/30/2003 4:00 PM BartosThe Honorable Harrison H. Schmitt, Apollo astronaut, scientist, former U.S. Senator; Description: Thirty years after he served on the final Apollo mission, Harrison Schmitt has turned once more to the moon _ as ...

Mission Control Operations

Mission Control Operations

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 3 years ago | 02:00:00 | 2297 views

11/08/2005 9:00 AM 37-252Dr. Christopher C. Kraft, Jr., Director of Flight operations for Apollo, former Director, NASA/JSCDescription: Chris Kraft manages to present in a single event the ultimate in engineering case studies, as well as...

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