Researchers at MIT's CSAIL have developed the video mesh, a data structure for representing video as 2.5D "paper cutouts."
Renée Richardson Gosline, assistant professor in the Sloan School of Management, discusses Valentine's Day gifts and how gift giving can be fraught with anxiety, especially if you decide to give a luxury item.
An MIT undergraduate models a new class of material: the photonic crystal.
An undergraduate helps MIT's Brain and Cognitive Science Department find a cure for Huntington's disease.
An MIT undergraduate shares her experience doing cancer research at the Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, through MIT's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program.
Under the surface, English and Japanese have deep similarities, as MIT linguist Shigeru Miyagawa argues in his new book, Case, Argument Structure, and Word Order.
Read more about Principal Research Scientist Patrick Heimbach's work in MIT's Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences at MIT News, the MITgcm website, and the website for NASA's ECCO2.About the animation: The simulation was conducted with the MIT coupled ocean-sea ice general ...
In this video we replicate Pascal's famous experiment that showed atmospheric pressure was due to the column of the weight of the air above.
MIT Media Lab Professor Tod Machover discusses his robotic opera more than 10 years in the making, 'Death and the Powers.' Read more about its premiere at http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2010/opera-machover-0910.html
Researchers at MIT have found a new way of making complex three-dimensional structures using self-assembling polymer materials that form tiny wires and junctions.
Do this experiment to learn about different pigments in leaves.
This video presents Young's Double Slit Experiment, the historical background that makes the experiment important and a version of the experiment you can make on your own.
This video captures the story of the Babadoru 5-chome community and the shelter designed for them by the Japan 3/11 Initiative team
Researchers at MIT are using a new mathematical model to better understand how contagious diseases are spread by air travel.
MIT Media Lab associate professor Joe Paradiso's homemade analog synthesizer, probably the world's largest, is on display at the MIT Museum and streaming online.
An alternate title for this talk might be "Walter's World of Waves."
The Lewis Music Library's Music at MIT Oral History Project was established in 1999 to document the vibrant history of music at MIT.
MIT’s Science Fiction Society curates an enormous library containing more than 90 percent of all English language science fiction ever published.