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The Physics of Invisibility Cloaks

The Physics of Invisibility Cloaks

MIT+K12: FINALS

Added 5 months ago | 00:05:35 | 716 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...

Humanoid Robot Brains

Humanoid Robot Brains

MIT+K12: FINALS

Added 5 months ago | 00:05:07 | 504 views

The smartest people in the world have spent millions on developing high-tech robots. But even though technology has come a long way, these humanoid robots are nowhere close to having the "brain" and motor control of a human. Why is that?...

How To Discover A Planet

How To Discover A Planet

MIT+K12: FINALS

Added 5 months ago | 00:03:33 | 663 views

Thousands of planets - ones that look totally different than what we're used to (and could host life!) - exist outside of our solar system. But we're only just now starting to find them! Ashley takes you behind the simple technique that ...

EAPS in Brief: Planetary Scientist Sara Seager

EAPS in Brief: Planetary Scientist ...

EAPS

Added 6 months ago | 00:02:43 | 297 views

Sara Seager's current focus is on exoplanet atmospheres and interiors. A mere hypothesis until the mid-1990s, over 1800 are known to orbit nearby stars, with thousands of more planet candidates known. Now that their existence is firmly e...

Madden Memorial - Smart Rocks and Schumann Resonance, Earle Williams, MIT

Madden Memorial - Smart Rocks and S...

EAPS

Added 6 months ago | 00:18:05 | 329 views

Madden Memorial - Reminiscences in absentia, Jon Claerbout, Stamford

Madden Memorial - Reminiscences in ...

EAPS

Added 6 months ago | 00:13:25 | 190 views

Madden Memorial - Keynote Address: Intelligent Energy, Donald Paul, University of Southern California

Madden Memorial - Keynote Address: ...

EAPS

Added 6 months ago | 00:23:58 | 198 views

Madden Memorial - Induced Polarization and Voyager II, Norman Ness

Madden Memorial - Induced Polarizat...

EAPS

Added 6 months ago | 00:24:05 | 202 views

Madden Memorial - Reminiscences of Ted Madden's Inroads in Space, Adolfo Figuero-Vinas, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Madden Memorial - Reminiscences of ...

EAPS

Added 6 months ago | 00:25:41 | 197 views

Madden Memorial - Memories of Ted, Dale Morgan, MIT

Madden Memorial - Memories of Ted, ...

EAPS

Added 6 months ago | 00:27:07 | 198 views

Madden Memorial - Session 2: From the Earth's Crust to Outer Space, Session Chair: Brad Hager, MIT

Madden Memorial - Session 2: From t...

EAPS

Added 6 months ago | 00:05:23 | 189 views