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2013 McGovern Institute Symposium: Moshe Abeles

2013 McGovern Institute Symposium: ...

McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Added over 1 year ago | 00:43:41 | 896 views

The annual McGovern Institute symposium took place on May 8, 2013 and featured nine talks on the subject of motor control and the motor cortex. In this video, Moshe Abeles of Bar-Ilan University presents his talk, entitled "Detecting the...

2013 McGovern Institute Symposium: Larry Abbott

2013 McGovern Institute Symposium: ...

McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Added over 1 year ago | 00:47:33 | 1070 views

The annual McGovern Institute symposium took place on May 8, 2013 and featured nine talks on the subject of motor control and the motor cortex. In this video, Larry Abbott of Columbia University presents his talk, entitled "Network Model...

Exploding Wire

Exploding Wire

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 1 year ago | 00:01:14 | 3514 views

A 100uF capacitor is charged to 3kV (450 joules) and then discharged through a thin iron wire, causing it to explode.

Ann Graybiel - Science

Ann Graybiel - Science

McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:05:34 | 1066 views

MIT study sheds light on what causes compulsive behavior, could improve OCD treatments.

A Heat Gun

A Heat Gun

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:01:17 | 3011 views

A small amount of water is placed inside an airtight copper tube, with the end sealed by a rubber stopper. The tube is heated using a blowtorch, causing the water inside to boil. As the water changes from a liquid to a gas the pressure i...

Making Mercurial Magma - Cooking up rocks in MIT's Experimental Petrology Lab

Making Mercurial Magma - Cooking up...

EAPS

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:03:19 | 2300 views

Tim Grove's research focus is on the processes that have led to the chemical differentiation of the crust and mantle of the Earth and on the processes of formation and evolution of the interiors of other planets, including the moon, Mars...

Emile Bruneau: Tweaking the Empathy Gap

Emile Bruneau: Tweaking the Empathy...

McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:04:30 | 875 views

Emile Bruneau, a postdoctoral associate in Rebecca Saxe's lab at the McGovern Institute, is interested in the psychology of human conflict. He is working with Saxe to figure out why empathy — the ability to feel compassion for another pe...

2013 Lewis Lecture

2013 Lewis Lecture

Chemical Engineering

Added almost 2 years ago | 01:03:31 | 834 views

Recorded 4-5-13

2013 Arthur Miller Lecture on Science and Ethics: Martha Farah

2013 Arthur Miller Lecture on Scien...

Program in Science, Technology, and Society

Added almost 2 years ago | 01:33:00 | 3607 views

Recorded 4-2-13

Introduction to "Teaching the Second Law of Thermodynamics"

Introduction to "Teaching the Secon...

Robert Silbey videos

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:01:31 | 374 views

Given by Bob Silbey, October 5, 2007 Video of the entire conference is available here: http://ttv.mit.edu/videos/16286-teaching-the-second-law

Introduction to "Foundations of the Second Law of Thermodynamics"

Introduction to "Foundations of the...

Robert Silbey videos

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:02:23 | 290 views

Given by Bob Silbey, October 4, 2007 Video of the entire conference is available here: http://ttv.mit.edu/videos/16283-foundations-of-the-second-law

Introduction to "Fundamentals of Cancer Research"

Introduction to "Fundamentals of Ca...

Robert Silbey videos

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:02:46 | 309 views

Given by Bob Silbey, June 7, 2006