Every April, as part of this city-wide festival, enjoy performances, learn about cutting-edge research, and meet scientists and engineers of all kinds.
Take a peep at some unusual holograms rarely before shown in public. Arouse your interest in these mesmerizing 3-D images and hear from art & scientific experts. Crafted cocktails and other decadent treats on hand. 7:00 - 9:30 p.m.
An evening of conversation, demonstrations, and celebration of the sea.
In November and March we honor the contributions of women in science and encourage young girls to stay excited about all things STEM.
Enjoy February school holiday week at the MIT Museum with hands-on learning activities and demonstrations each day.
Join us for a pre-Valentine’s Day warm-up event featuring stories, live music and a little theater.
Love a good discussion? Join us for an oratory competition on the topic "How Change Happens" with participants from the MIT community!
Challenge your science side! Join us for a night of science trivia and short talks by science researchers. See how you'll fare with categories ranging from anatomy to astronomy!
Grab a friend and a beer, and enjoy an evening of tinkering and building a Rube Goldberg device. Whether you are a novice or master builder we’ll have the supplies you need to construct your link.
Join us for a book-talk and signing with Douglass Shand-Tucci, author of MIT: The Campus Guide.
When Science Fiction Meets Science Reality
Explore the interactive clothing solutions that student teams in Open Style Lab worked intensively to develop this summer, and meet the unique clients who inspired their user-centered designs. Included wit
Join us for engaging videos produced by Cambridge Community Television's Summer Media Institute students. Free.
Explore wonderful works of art created this summer by teens supported by Cambridge's Community Arts Center. Free.
What do you get when you combine the TARDIS, a sonic screwdriver, and local scientists? An evening dedicated to exploring the science of Doctor Who! Hear from researchers who will share how their work is bringing our world closer to that of the Doctor’s.
There's more than meets the eye when it comes to microbiomes: the microscopic communities of bacteria that live in our bodies, food and environment. Come to "speed geek" your way through the MIT Museum and learn from the experts about the microbiomes that shape our world!
Why are we fearful and what do we fear? What happens in our bodies and minds when we are frightened? And, can we create some of those changes this evening?