Ever wonder how NASA gets the space shuttle on top of a 747? They use pulleys! License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA More information at http://k12videos.mit.edu/terms-conditions
Atoms, elements and molecules. Understanding the building blocks of matter.
We bet you thought that rocks are just rocks, but the truth is there are three different kinds of rocks. Learn the differences between sedimentary, metamorphic and igneous rocks. License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA More information at http://k12videos.mit.edu/terms-conditions
The Earth is over 4 billion years old, but the surface is much younger. How is this possible? Volcanoes, landslides and earthquakes. License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA More information at http://k12videos.mit.edu/terms-conditions
The Earth is approximately 4,000 miles from the center to its surface, but what makes up those miles of earth? Let's take a journey inside.
ZUMIX is an East Boston-based nonprofit organization dedicated to building our community through music and the arts. A core belief is that music is the most powerful means of developing adolescent self-identity. Our award-winning music and creative technology programming is designed to equip ...
How do storytelling, science and play come together? This video documents the efforts of two educators, a scientist and a performance artist, to understand how teenagers explore the world and make performances out of scientific play.
Why do bones get weaker with less gravity and how can we prevent bone loss in space?
How does a battery work? Allow Alessandro Volta and Luigi Galvani to explain.
Highlights from the MIT+K12 student videos. Watch all the videos at http://k12videos.mit.edu/
Jacob and Erica learn about measuring energy through calorimetry.
Test the acidity of household products using something you can find in the supermarket: purple cabbage.
How do you determine the density of an irregularly shaped object? Learn how Archimedes did this thousands of years ago with just a beaker, water, and some simple math.
How the penicillin in bread mold kills bacteria.