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Videos tagged with reflection (5)

The Physics of Invisibility Cloaks

The Physics of Invisibility Cloaks

MIT+K12: FINALS

Added 7 months ago | 00:05:35 | 1025 views

It's not just movie magic - invisibility cloaks could be feasible, just by manipulating the crazy ways that light bounces, bends, and mixes! Prashanth and Maria take you behind the physics of light and how an invisible cloak could theore...

Refraction & Total Internal Reflection

Refraction & Total Internal Reflection

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 2 years ago | 00:01:53 | 4994 views

A beam of light from a helium-neon laser is directed at a tank of water and is refracted as it enters the water.  The outgoing angle of refraction is smaller than the incident angle.  Next, the laser is directed from below the ...

Fiber Optic Bundle

Fiber Optic Bundle

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 2 years ago | 00:01:20 | 4345 views

The image of printed words is transmitted through a bundle of approximately 25,000 coherent optical fibers and projected onto a screen.

CityScope Peru

CityScope Peru

The Community Innovators Lab

Added over 5 years ago | 00:08:23 | 45728 views

In the spring semester of 2008, a mixed class of grad and undergrad students, including architects, urban planners, and engineers, worked in Tambo de Mora, a town on Peru's southern coast that was ruined by a earthquake a year before our...

MLK Celebration 2008: Part 5

MLK Celebration 2008: Part 5

MLK Breakfast 2008

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:17:52 | 10191 views

Reflection on the life of Martin Luther King Jr. given by two MIT students - Jamira Cotton & Kenneth Kweku Bota. Read more about the event here.