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Henry 2011 Summer Sandbox Participatory Culture

Henry 2011 Summer Sandbox Participa...

New Media Literacies

Added over 3 years ago | 00:03:34 | 7053 views

Henry Jenkins shares with teachers in the Summer Sandbox his ideas on participatory culture.

Dr. Frances Carter & Dr Patricia Ordoñez Rozo: Fellowship Preparation

Dr. Frances Carter & Dr Patrici...

MSRP 2011

Added over 3 years ago | 01:42:00 | 25089 views

How to Fund Your Graduate Education Dr. Frances Carter and Dr. Patricia Ordonez Rozo guide MSRP participants in creating a successful fellowship applications by tackling tough questions, fears, and common misperceptions. Presenters: Dr...

An Introduction to Calorimetry (MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot)

An Introduction to Calorimetry (MIT...

MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 1

Added over 3 years ago | 00:06:35 | 5384 views

Jacob and Erica learn about measuring energy through calorimetry.

The Shape of Sound (MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot)

The Shape of Sound (MIT Engineering...

MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 1

Added over 3 years ago | 00:11:50 | 2059 views

This is a high-resolution version of the previous submission. Please use this one instead. Produced by Josh Batson and Yoni Kahn.

Plot This! (MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot)

Plot This! (MIT Engineering K-12 Vi...

MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 1

Added over 3 years ago | 00:09:57 | 5012 views

The same set of data can send many different messages, depending on the context you present it in. The first thing you want to decide when considering how to plot your data is what message you are trying to send. The type of graph you ...

Making Waves (MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot)

Making Waves (MIT Engineering K-12 ...

MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 1

Added over 3 years ago | 00:10:19 | 1708 views

Take a Spin on the Centrifuge (MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot)

Take a Spin on the Centrifuge (MIT ...

MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 1

Added over 3 years ago | 00:10:18 | 5596 views

This video uses Man-Vehicle Lab’s human centrifuge to discuss centripetal force and countermeasures for astronaut bone and muscle loss in space. It shows the mathematics required to calculate centripetal force, and performs an experimen...

Making Waves with Sound and Light (MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot)

Making Waves with Sound and Light (...

MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 1

Added over 3 years ago | 00:04:08 | 4221 views

The video explains the differences between sound and light waves.

Academic Career Series II: Nuts and Bolts of an Academic Job Search

Academic Career Series II: Nuts and...

Professional and personal development

Added over 3 years ago | 01:19:00 | 24027 views

Considering an academic career? Wondering how to mount a successful job search in a highly competitive academic job market? This panel shares how some others have done it. "Nuts and Bolts of an Academic Job Search" features faculty pan...

Basics of Manuscript Writing

Basics of Manuscript Writing

Professional and personal development

Added over 3 years ago | 00:50:03 | 19909 views

Presented by Dr. Sonal Jhaveri Dr. Sonal Jhaveri of the Brain and Cognitive Sciences Department at MIT talks about Manuscript Writing for scientists: the do's and do not's of how to write a scientific paper or grant proposal. Dr. Jhaveri...

Student Presentation #6

Student Presentation #6

MSRP 2011

Added over 3 years ago | 00:32:12 | 11550 views

In this last Student Presentation for the 2011 program, a group of students present Professor Linda Elkins' paper on the Formation of Early Water Oceans on Rocky Planets. The research process used mathematical, chemical, and in depth sc...

Cesar Hidalgo

Cesar Hidalgo

MSRP 2011

Added over 3 years ago | 00:51:43 | 6484 views

Cesar Hidalgo emphasizes some methods to simplify data complexities, and how measurements can be distorted. His closing remarks on producing information involve embedding generated knowledge in peoples minds, just like an app store. K...