Public Programs

Explore the fascinating world of MIT—cutting-edge research, engineering, and innovations—from the safety of your home.

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Movie Nights

Ongoing

Join us for Movie Nights, a new series combining great flicks and lively conversation all from the comfort of your own home. You supply the popcorn and we’ll invite the MIT researchers who will weigh in on the movie’s subject area. 

Virtual Idea Hub

Ongoing

Join us as we take our popular maker-space activities live. Build, tinker, and test your skills in fun activities with the guidance of museum staff and other guests. 

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Study Group: COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2 and the Pandemic

Ongoing

The MIT Museum is organizing a study group in conjunction with MIT Biology’s publicly available course on the coronavirus and pandemic.

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Money for Nothing: An Author Talk with Thomas Levenson and Carl Zimmer

September 24, 2020

Join us for an evening discussion with author Thomas Levenson and his friend and fellow science writer Carl Zimmer as they explore the intersection of science, math, and the birth of the modern financial system by way of Levenson’s newly published book, Money for Nothing. 

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Science Trivia Night

September 14, 2020

Gather your friends, roommates, and Zoom-mates to test your knowledge of quirky factoids and Institute curiosities. 

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Virtual Girls Day

October 3, 2020

Girls Day, offered twice a year, celebrates women who are exploring, researching, and innovating in fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Our fall 2020 program will focus on the intersection of art and science.

 

 

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MIT Chats

Ongoing

Hear from experts in their fields in these webinars presented by the MIT Museum Nord Anglia team.

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STEAM Activities at Home

Ongoing

All cooped up and running out of STEAM? Here are some MIT-based resources for students, parents, and teachers to keep you busy.

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