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Ethanol boosted gasoline engine

Ethanol boosted gasoline engine

Added almost 10 years ago | 00:02:27 | 29407 views

Test drive the future of automotive transportation with the ultra-efficient ethanol boosted gasoline engine. An excerpt from MIT ZigZag Episode #13 produced by MIT Video Productions.

Fireworks over The Great Dome

Fireworks over The Great Dome

Added almost 10 years ago | 00:03:36 | 24388 views

Watch the fireworks display over MIT's Great Dome, July 4, 2007.



Added 10 years ago | 00:03:24 | 30751 views

"Hello, Kismet," said Cynthia Breazeal in a sing-song voice. Leaning closer to the object of her attention, she asked, "Are you going to talk to me?" This exchange would be familiar to any parent, but Kismet is not a child. It's a robo...

Magnanti's First Pitch

Added almost 10 years ago | 00:02:17 | 22504 views

Former MIT Dean of Engineering Tom Magnanti throws out the first pitch at Fenway Park, Saturday, July 21, 2007 (Boston Red Sox vs. Chicago White Sox).

AI Lab : Cog the Humanoid Robot

AI Lab : Cog the Humanoid Robot

Added over 9 years ago | 00:03:08 | 42299 views

Humanoid intelligence requires humanoid interactions with the world, according to Professor Rodney Brooks, director of the MIT Artificial Intelligence Lab. By building a robot with a human-like form that can experience the world in the ...

Fusion Research at MIT

Added over 9 years ago | 00:08:36 | 54351 views

Alcator C-Mod and The Plasma Science and Fusion CenterMIT graduate students, faculty, and staff prepare for the next generation of fusion reactors.

Proteus, the Penguin Boat

Added over 9 years ago | 00:01:59 | 25582 views

The Proteus project is the challenge of pragmatically applying highly efficient natural fish propulsion technologies to conventional vessels. Just as a penguin or sea turtle are a rigid body with fish-like flapping fins, Proteus is a bo...


Added over 9 years ago | 00:03:20 | 17802 views

Leaving stabilization of the helicopter to an automatic control system, the pilot issued high-level commands – go higher, move sideways and turn, go slightly lower. Although the feat appeared simple, Associate Professor Eric Feron, Depa...


Added over 9 years ago | 00:03:18 | 21619 views

The humble snail, trailed by its ribbon of slime, now has its first robotic counterpart in research at MIT that could lead to new forms of locomotion for machines. Assistant Professor Annette "Peko" Hosoi and her colleagues in the Mech...

Nano Neuro Knitting

Added over 9 years ago | 00:04:11 | 33871 views

Spinal cord injuries, serious stroke and severe traumatic brain injuries affect more than 5 million Americans at a total cost of $65 billion a year in treatment. Rodents blinded by a severed tract in their brains' visual system had the...

Technology Day 2004 - Live ISS Link

Added 9 years ago | 00:15:47 | 29712 views

During June 5th’s Tech Day symposium, a beaming President Chuck Vest had the rare opportunity to interview MIT alumnus and astronaut, Lt. Col. Mike Fincke, at his current residence aboard the International Space Station. Lt. Col. Fincke...

NASA ISS Video Tour

Added 9 years ago | 00:10:20 | 19343 views

Take a video tour of the International Space Station with MIT Alum Lt. Col. Mike Fincke

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