Float Your Boat in the Idea Hub

Learn how to create an efficient boat design. Build and test your own boat hull in the Museum’s makerspace. Cost: Included with museum admission. Drop in. […]

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MIT’s Infinite Solar System

Bring your curiosity and tour our Solar System from the Sun to Pluto, scaled to their actual sizes and distances. Learn more online!  Experience for yourself what it is like to be a planetary explorer as you arrive and examine each world in fine detail. Each planet was 3d printed specifically for the installation  Explore! Facebook and Instagram @MITInfiniteSolar […]

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Float Your Boat in the Idea Hub

Learn how to create an efficient boat design. Build and test your own boat hull in the Museum’s makerspace. Cost: Included with museum admission. Drop in. […]

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MIT’s Infinite Solar System

Bring your curiosity and tour our Solar System from the Sun to Pluto, scaled to their actual sizes and distances. Learn more online!  Experience for yourself what it is like to be a planetary explorer as you arrive and examine each world in fine detail. Each planet was 3d printed specifically for the installation  Explore! Facebook and Instagram @MITInfiniteSolar […]

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Humanity Needs Dreamers: A Visit With Marie Curie

Join STEM on Stage for a digital theater screening of Humanity Needs Dreamers: A Visit With Marie Curie. 40 minute screening followed by a Q & A with scholar, performer & engineer Susan Marie Frontczak & filmmaker Jen Myronuk. As one of the world’s most renowned scientists, two-time Nobel Prize winner Marie Skłodowska Curie is best […]

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MIT Nano Observatory

Join us in exploring the Nanoworld! Here, tiny things reveal their super-powers. Inside this world, things are strong, vibrant and electrified. You and a group of excited scientists will use real tools and experiments to discover the super-power of nano. We look forward to welcoming you in our labs! The event will take visitors through […]

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Gestural Engineering Tour

Join Brindha Muniappan, Director of Programs, to explore the work of kinetic artist Arthur Ganson, whose moving sculptures are among the most beloved features of the Museum. Cost: Included with museum admission. Space limited, first-come, first-served. […]

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Center for Ultracold Atoms Hands-on Demos

At extremely low temperatures, the fundamental building blocks of the universe behave unexpectedly. Discover this hidden world at The Center for Ultracold Atoms (CUA). Activities include a gum-drop model Ion Trap, a 6-foot Tornado Simulator, experiments with Liquid Nitrogen to see how ultracold temperatures change everyday objects, and a station to make your own holograms. […]

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Chain Reaction FUNstruction

Work in teams to create a unique chain reaction contraption with physical items such as ramps, string, tape, and motors. Cost: Included with museum admission. Drop in. […]

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Artificial Intelligence Meets Neuroscience

Join us for an amazing series of talks of state-of-the-art research at the intersection of artificial intelligence and neuroscience at MIT for the general public, as part of the Cambridge Science Festival 2019.   Talks: Time: 9:30 – 10:00 Talk: Artificial intelligence and its relationship to increase our understanding of the brain Speaker: Dr. Omar […]

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