Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in

Videos for Category Science (326)

Correlation and Convolution

Correlation and Convolution

9.29 Introduction to Computational Neuroscience (2004)

Added over 5 years ago | 01:21:00 | 5109 views

In this lecture, we'll learn about two mathematical operations that are commonly used in signal processing, convolution and correlation. The convolution is used to linearly filter a signal, for example to smooth a spike train to estimate...

The Story of the MIT Museum

The Story of the MIT Museum

Knight Science Journalism Fellows 2010-2011

Added over 5 years ago | 00:01:51 | 5658 views

Leslie D'Monte, a science journalist, produced this video as practice during a five-day video bootcamp at MIT - where he learned to shoot and edit video for the first time. D'Monte is a Knight Science Journalism fellow this year.

MIT Siberia team field excursions and sample map

MIT Siberia team field excursions a...

Elkins-Tanton

Added over 5 years ago | 00:05:07 | 7678 views

This Google Earth flyover shows where our team has been in Siberia during our 2006, 2008, 2009, and 2010 expeditions. Dots on the map are sample locations. White dots are lavas and sills, yellow dots are tuffs or volcaniclastics, purple ...

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Symposium - Panel 3

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Symposium ...

Science@MIT

Added over 5 years ago | 01:03:00 | 5371 views

"Moving Ahead: Engineering Challenges of Deep Water Drilling and Future Oil Resource Recovery" Moderator: Andrew Whittle Nancy Leveson (Professor, Aeronautics and Astronautics) -- Reducing accidents in the oil and gas indus...

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Symposium - Panel 2

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Symposium ...

Science@MIT

Added over 5 years ago | 01:10:00 | 5195 views

"Planning the Response: Establishing the impacts and identifying the parties at risk" Moderator: Amy Glasmeier Wyman Briggs (Preparedness Specialist, US Coast Guard) – Preparedness and response Earthea Nance (Assistant P...

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Symposium - Panel 1

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Symposium ...

Science@MIT

Added over 5 years ago | 01:02:00 | 9403 views

"Perspectives on the Unfolding Spill: What happened, coping with the oil, evidence of the environmental impacts of the event" Moderator: Maria Zuber Eric Adams (Lecturer, Civil and Environmental Engineering) – Plumes and mixi...

world maker faire NYC 2010: giant tesla death-coils of arc attack

world maker faire NYC 2010: giant t...

equals zero

Added over 5 years ago | 00:00:56 | 7868 views

singing tesla coil concert by ArcAttack! at MFNYC 2010. see http://www.arcattack.com/

Conversation with Rudolf Jaenisch

Conversations with Scientists Series

Added over 5 years ago | 00:57:19 | 10425 views

Prof. Rudolf Jaenisch talks about his life in science. Part of the "Conversations with Scientists" series sponsored by the MIT Department of Biology and HHMI.

Infochemicals in the Ocean

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Added over 5 years ago | 00:00:45 | 14007 views

Marine microbes — though invisible to the naked eye — perform functions that are vital for the health of the ocean. With no vision or hearing, they navigate their environment by following chemical signals. One of these chemicals, DMSP, e...

Energy-Efficient Salps

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Added over 5 years ago | 00:01:17 | 10807 views

Energy-efficient salps swim and forage. To find out more, read a news release at http://cee.mit.edu/news/releases/2010/salp . Video courtesy of Roman Stocker of the MIT Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Kelly Rakow Su...

Hinged Stick and a Falling Ball

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 5 years ago | 00:01:23 | 21119 views

Two wood boards are connected by a hinge. A small cup is mounted near one end of the upper board with a tee for a ball on the end. The board is lifted to a certain height, and when released the ball ends up in the plastic cup. This sh...