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Cosplay: First Experience


Added over 7 years ago | 00:01:20 | 7484 views

Cosplay: First Experience

Intellectual Capital: Arnie Barnett...

MIT Sloan

Added over 7 years ago | 00:42:59 | 18668 views

Widely considered the nation's leading expert on aviation safety, Arnie Barnett uses his background in applied math to help conquer his own fear of flying. He calms himself — and sometimes even fellow passengers — during turbulence by r...

Astronaut Confidential


Added over 7 years ago | 00:07:41 | 5521 views

What is weightlessness? How do astronauts train for it? How can we simulate it on Earth? Understand weightlessness through the eyes of Astronaut Dan Burbank and the experiments of grad students in Aero Astro.

Lecture: The Life and Works of Doc ...

Doc Edgerton films

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:43:57 | 19487 views

Institute Professor, Harold "Doc" Edgerton revolutionized photography with his high speed strobe lighting techniques. He came to MIT as a student in 1926. By the time of his passing in 1990 he had profoundly affected MIT and the world wi...

NASA ISS Video Tour

MIT Video Productions

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:10:20 | 17183 views

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

AI Lab : Cog the Humanoid Robot

MIT Video Productions

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:03:08 | 37050 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 ...

Spheres - Synchronized Position Hol...

MIT Video Productions

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:03:46 | 21144 views

In spring 2000, 13 graduating MIT seniors developed and tested three mini-satellites that could lead the way to similar devices that fly in formation, much like Thunderbirds in an Air Force show. The range of potential applications inc...

Laboratory for Human and Machine Ha...

MIT Video Productions

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:03:52 | 26417 views

Welcome to the Laboratory for Human and Machine Haptics, less formally known as the Touch Lab, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The Touch Lab was founded by Dr. Mandayam A. Srinivasan in 1990. The goals of research conducte...

Nano Neuro Knitting

MIT Video Productions

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:04:11 | 30069 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...


MIT Video Productions

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:03:18 | 19078 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...


MIT Video Productions

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:03:20 | 15933 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...

Proteus, the Penguin Boat

MIT Video Productions

Added almost 8 years ago | 00:01:59 | 21929 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...