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Advanced Robotics

Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: MIT Museum

Advance your LEGO EV3 programming skills while learning about MIT robotics research. Learn to use sensors to help your robot navigate through new challenges. This workshop picks up where our Robotics Engineering workshop left off and includes a guided tour of the Robots and… Read on... »

DNA Learning Lab: DNA and Proteins

Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: MIT Museum

Within human bodies lies a complex system as elegant and efficient as any factory-protein synthesis from instructions encoded in DNA. In this workshop, students learn about two vital biomolecules: DNA and proteins. Students will explore this fundamental basis of life with LEGO… Read on... »

Fish 'n' Ships

Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: MIT Museum

Students design, build, and test mechanisms for ship propulsion in this introduction to nature-inspired engineering at MIT. This workshop features examples from MIT research labs and the Museum's Hart Nautical collection and a mini-tour of the Museum's Robots &… Read on... »

Hello Holography!

Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: MIT Museum

Students experiment with light and perception to investigate the basic principles behind real-world holography. Through a series of demonstrations and hands-on activities, students will learn how holograms are made and viewed. The properties and behavior of light waves will also… Read on... »

Make to Move

Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: MIT Museum

Find your inner engineer and artist while exploring the MIT Museum’s Gestural Engineering exhibit. Explore the functionality of gears, pulleys, linkages, and more, in order to build your own working kinetic sculpture. Read on... »

Physics and Photography

Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: MIT Museum

Make waves, explore magnetism, and try your hand at strobe photography. Students design and capture their own images of physics experiments, using the MIT Museum’s historical photography collections as inspiration. This workshop features the work of Berenice Abbott and Doc… Read on... »

Robotics Engineering: Programming Mindstorms

Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: MIT Museum

Explore what makes a robot tick in this introduction to programming robots. Students use the LEGO Mindstorms NXT and NXT-G Programming Environment to get robots sensing, thinking, and moving about. This workshop includes an introduction to artificial intelligence research at MIT… Read on... »

Sail Through Engineering

Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: MIT Museum

Learn about the engineering design process by building and testing your own model boat. Participants will use modern technologies, such as computer-aided-design and laser cutting, and explore the methods that Nathanael Herreshoff used to design and build over 2000 boats,… Read on... »

Structural Engineering: Building Better Bridges

Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: MIT Museum

Find out just how strong a piece of paper can be, bridge distances you'd never think possible, and see the simple geometry at the root of the longest bridges in the world in this active workshop on structural engineering. Students learn how structures stand up and work in… Read on... »

Visualizing Science

Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: MIT Museum

See the world in more detail by using a range of visual technologies. Build observation skills and explore artifacts from the Museum's Collections and actual research objects from MIT labs. This hands-on microscopy workshop includes a gallery tour of the new neuroscience… Read on... »