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Benjamin Lawrence Magolan: Coding for cooling

Benjamin Lawrence Magolan: Coding f...

NSE Student Research

Added 4 months ago | 00:01:30 | 1112 views

Benjamin Magolan discusses his research which focuses on computational fluid dynamics (CFD), Magolan has been devising and testing algorithms to help model the flow of coolant water inside the core of a nuclear reactor.

Prof. Stephen Chorover on Nature vs. Nurture

Prof. Stephen Chorover on Nature vs...

Josh Kastorf

Added 6 months ago | 00:03:37 | 1302 views

Prof. Emeritus Stephen Chorover (1933-2015) discusses nature vs. nurture in psychology and neuroscience. This interview was shot for the documentary "From Mind to Brain: The Story of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT". Chorover was a...

Griffelkin Opera

Griffelkin Opera

MIT Music and Theater Arts

Added 9 months ago | 01:28:23 | 2619 views

Lukas Foss, Griffelkin, MIT Concert Choir and Chamber Chorus, William Cutter, Music Director. Lynn Torgove, Stage Director.

Russian Soldier World War II Triangle-Shaped Folded Letter, 1940s

Russian Soldier World War II Triang...

Letterlocking

Added 9 months ago | 00:00:22 | 3931 views

This letterlocking format was used by Russian Soldiers during World War II. Sealing the letter shut was forbidden however the letters did retained privacy as an unsealed enclosure. (NB. Some WWII-era prisoner of war printed stationery al...

Tom and Ray Magliozzi speak at MIT Commencement 1999

Tom and Ray Magliozzi speak at MIT ...

MIT Alumni Association

Added 10 months ago | 00:42:55 | 7323 views

Elizabeth Stuart Deciphering Sir Thomas Roe’s Letter: Cryptography, 1626

Elizabeth Stuart Deciphering Sir Th...

Letterlocking

Added 10 months ago | 00:01:53 | 4354 views

Elizabeth Stuart used ciphers, special codes that need a key to unlock them, to hide information from prying eyes. So far seven of her keys, typically alphabets of 24 letters – in seventeenth-century script i/j and u/v were interchangeab...

Elizabeth Stuart’s Holograph Letter to Henry Rich, 1st Earl of Holland: A Sign of Intimacy, 1636

Elizabeth Stuart’s Holograph Letter...

Letterlocking

Added 10 months ago | 00:05:42 | 4393 views

Most of Elizabeth Stuart’s letters are holograph, or in her own hand. Secretarial letters were the most likely to be intercepted and opened in the expectation of politically useful content within. From the moment of her husband's death i...

Iron Gall Ink: A Quick and Easy Method

Iron Gall Ink: A Quick and Easy Method

Letterlocking

Added 10 months ago | 00:04:45 | 3296 views

2.0g gum arabic crystals 10.0g of oak galls 2.5g iron sulfate 1. Dissolve the gum arabic in water making a light, sticky solution, set aside. 2. Crush two galls (they look like nuts) with a hammer. Place them in a litre beaker and co...

Kazue Kobata | Migration Inside-Out: Contemplate, Imagine, Act…

Kazue Kobata | Migration Inside-Out...

2014 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form: Cinematic Migrations

Added 1 year ago | 01:42:20 | 5683 views

Art curator and professor Kazue Kobata will explore themes of political and personal transformation in connection with aspects of technology, medium, and experience as they unfold in Japanese cinema. In 1982, Kazue Kobata opened Plan...

SDM Alum, Andres Kütt, Estonia IT Architect speaks to SDM - July 25, 2014

SDM Alum, Andres Kütt, Estonia IT A...

MIT System Design and Management Program (SDM)

Added 1 year ago | 00:57:40 | 1907 views

Andres Kütt, an SDM alum, is the chief architect of Estonia's national IT architecture. This informal presentation, given at an SDM Business Trip luncheon focuses on issues surrounding IT architecture as it relates to challenges and con...

What is Creativity? - Leah Stokes

What is Creativity? - Leah Stokes

School of Architecture + Planning

Added 1 year ago | 00:00:38 | 2206 views

Leah Stokes, PhD candidate in Urban Studies and Planning answers the question "What is creativity?".

What is Creativity? - Xavier de Souza Briggs

What is Creativity? - Xavier de Sou...

School of Architecture + Planning

Added 1 year ago | 00:01:08 | 1658 views

Xav Briggs, DUSP Professor, answers the question "What is Creativity?"