Harvard and MIT Rehabilitation Engineering Center with Professor Robert W. Mann (1987)

Harvard and MIT Rehabilitation Engineering Center with Professor Robert W. Mann (1987)

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The 2001 MIT Technology Day takse place on June 9, 2001...

Technology Day 2001 - "Origins and Beyond: Our Place in the Cosmos"

"Computer For Apollo" (1965) - Science Reporter TV Series

This 1965 “Science Reporter” television...

"Computer For Apollo" (1965) - Science Reporter TV Series

"Food For Space Travelers" - Science Reporter TV Series (1966)

This 1966 “Science Reporter” television...

"Food For Space Travelers" - Science Reporter TV Series (1966)

"How Fast Is Fast?" (1994) - Harold “Doc” Edgerton

Take a look at the life and effect that Harold "Doc...

"How Fast Is Fast?" (1994) - Harold “Doc” Edgerton

"Landing on the Moon" (1966) - Science Reporter TV Series

This 1966 “Science Reporter” television...

"Landing on the Moon" (1966) - Science Reporter TV Series

"Looking Back on The Bomb" (1963) - Science Reporter TV Series

Vannevar Bush looks back over the years to share his...

"Looking Back on The Bomb" (1963) - Science Reporter TV Series

"Returning From the Moon" (1966) - Science Reporter TV Series

This 1966 “Science Reporter” television...

"Returning From the Moon" (1966) - Science Reporter TV Series

"View From The Road" (1958) - Kevin Lynch

A film short produced by Professor Kevin Lynch BCP '47...

"View From The Road" (1958) - Kevin Lynch

13th Killian Award Lecture #1 (1985) - Philip Morrison, "The Fruits of the Tree of Astronomy"

Professor Phillip Morrison delivers the first of two...

13th Killian Award Lecture #1 (1985) - Philip Morrison, "The Fruits of the Tree of Astronomy"

14th Killian Award Lecture #1 (1986) - Franco Modigliani, “The Life Cycle Hypothesis”

Professor Franco Modigliani's lecture titled “Life Cycle...

14th Killian Award Lecture #1 (1986) - Franco Modigliani, “The Life Cycle Hypothesis”

14th Killian Award Lecture #2 (1986) - Franco Modigliani, “Application of the Life Cycle Hypothesis to Policy Issues”

Professor Franco Modigliani's lecture titled “...

14th Killian Award Lecture #2 (1986) - Franco Modigliani, “Application of the Life Cycle Hypothesis to Policy Issues”

15th Killian Award Lecture (1987) - Mildred S. Dresselhaus, "Adventures in Carbon Research"

Institute Professor Mildred S. Dresselhaus delivers the...

15th Killian Award Lecture (1987) - Mildred S. Dresselhaus, "Adventures in Carbon Research"

16th Killian Award Lecture #1 (1988) - Jay W. Forrester, "The Common Foundation Underlying Physical and Social Systems..."

Jay W. Forrester delivers the first of two talks for the...

16th Killian Award Lecture #1 (1988) - Jay W. Forrester, "The Common Foundation Underlying Physical and Social Systems..."

16th Killian Award Lecture #2 (1988) - Jay W. Forrester, "The Common Foundation Underlying Physical and Social Systems..."

Professor Jay W. Forrester delivers the second of two...

16th Killian Award Lecture #2 (1988) - Jay W. Forrester, "The Common Foundation Underlying Physical and Social Systems..."

17th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration (1991)

The Seventeenth Annual Dr. Martin Luther King. Jr....

17th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration (1991)

1993 MIT Commencement Address - Carlos Salinas de Gortari

Dr. Carlos Salinas de Gortari, Constitutional President...

1993 MIT Commencement Address - Carlos Salinas de Gortari

1994 MIT Commencement Address - His Highness Karim Aga Khan IV

His Highness Karim Aga Khan IV, Spiritual Leader of the...

1994 MIT Commencement Address - His Highness Karim Aga Khan IV

1996 MIT Commencement Address - Albert A. Gore

Vice President Albert A. Gore gives the commencement...

1996 MIT Commencement Address - Albert A. Gore

1997 MIT Commencement Address - Kofi Atta Annan

Kofi Atta Annan MS '72, Seventh Secretary-General of the...

1997 MIT Commencement Address - Kofi Atta Annan

1998 MIT Commencement Exercises - William Jefferson Clinton

WIlliam Jefferson Clinton, 42nd President of the United...

1998 MIT Commencement Exercises - William Jefferson Clinton

1999 MIT Commencement Exercises - Raymond and Thomas Magliozzi, Guest Speakers

Raymond and Thomas Magliozzi, hosts of the National...

1999 MIT Commencement Exercises - Raymond and Thomas Magliozzi, Guest Speakers

20th Killian Award Lecture (1992) - Noam Chomsky, "Language: The Cognitive Revolutions"

Professor Noam Chomsky delivers the 20th annual James R...

20th Killian Award Lecture (1992) - Noam Chomsky, "Language: The Cognitive Revolutions"

22nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration (1996)

The 22nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration...

22nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration (1996)

24th Killian Award Lecture (1996) - Daniel Kleppner, "Views From a Garden of Worldly Delights"

Dr. Daniel Kleppner, the Lester Wolfe Professor of...

24th Killian Award Lecture (1996) - Daniel Kleppner, "Views From a Garden of Worldly Delights"

2nd Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration – Walter J. Leonard (1975)

Following an invocation prayer and a musical performance...

2nd Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration – Walter J. Leonard (1975)

A Solution to Computer Bottlenecks (1963)— Science Reporter TV Series

Associate Director of the MIT Computation Center,...

A Solution to Computer Bottlenecks (1963)— Science Reporter TV Series

Apollo 11 Launch 1969

This silent home movie taken by Major Alexander P. de...

Apollo 11 Launch 1969

MIT Professor of biological engineering Ioannis V....

Artificial "Skin" - Ioannis Yannas (1982)

Artificial Intelligence: Learning and the TEIRESIAS Program (1981) - Randall Davis

Professor Randall Davis (MIT Department of Electrical...

Artificial Intelligence: Learning and the TEIRESIAS Program (1981) - Randall Davis

Automatically Programmed Tools (1959)— Science Reporter TV Series

This 1959 MIT Science Reporter television program...

Automatically Programmed Tools (1959)— Science Reporter TV Series

Big City 1980

MIT professor and architectural engineer John E....

Big City 1980

Big Magnets (1961) - Science Reporter TV Series

Dr. Benjamin Lax discusses the future of the nascent...

Big Magnets (1961) - Science Reporter TV Series

Bountiful Grant of the Sea (1972) - Athelsan Spilhaus

Professor Athelsan Spilhaus '33, inventor of the...

Bountiful Grant of the Sea (1972) - Athelsan Spilhaus

Camp Technology (1936)

This vintage film from 1936 shows the daily routines of...

Camp Technology (1936)

Charles M. Vest Inauguration (1991)

On May 10, 1991, Charles M. Vest was inaugurated as the...

Charles M. Vest Inauguration (1991)

Churchill at MIT: The Mid-Century Convocation of 1949

For its 1949 Mid-Century Convocation, MIT invited...

Churchill at MIT: The Mid-Century Convocation of 1949

Compton Lecture (1998) - John H. Gibbons, "Governance of Science and Technology: Theory, Myth, Reality"

For his second of three Karl Taylor Compton Lectures Dr...

Compton Lecture (1998) - John H. Gibbons, "Governance of Science and Technology: Theory, Myth, Reality"

Compton Lecture (1999) - John H. Gibbons, "Sustainable Growth: Fantasy or Vision?"

Dr. John H. Gibbons presents the last of three lectures...

Compton Lecture (1999) - John H. Gibbons, "Sustainable Growth: Fantasy or Vision?"

Coretta Scott King Keynote Address at 20th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration (1994)

Coretta Scott King gives the keynote address for the...

Coretta Scott King Keynote Address at 20th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration (1994)

Coretta Scott King Procession at 20th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration (1994)

On February 11, 1994, Coretta Scott King is escorted to...

Coretta Scott King Procession at 20th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration (1994)

ds = dQ/T and YOU! (1961)—MIT Centennial Round Table

A roster of luminaries including Jerome Wiesner, Jerrold...

ds = dQ/T and YOU! (1961)—MIT Centennial Round Table

EDM A Magic Slate (1962)—Science Reporter TV Series

Norman Taylor (of ITEK Corp. previously with MIT's...

EDM A Magic Slate (1962)—Science Reporter TV Series

Ethics in Engineering and Science Forum (1988) - Sylvia Robins, Doug Ross and Ralph Nader

Panel discussion at the Ethics in Engineering and...

Ethics in Engineering and Science Forum (1988) - Sylvia Robins, Doug Ross and Ralph Nader

Full Day (1958)—Kevin Lynch

Professor Kevin Lynch BCP '47 produced this time-lapse...

Full Day (1958)—Kevin Lynch

Gyorgy Kepes Interview (1988)

Gyorgy Kepes, founder of MIT's Center for Advanced...

Gyorgy Kepes Interview (1988)

Harold “Doc” Edgerton—How Fast Is Fast?

Take a look at the life and effect that Harold "Doc...

Harold “Doc” Edgerton—How Fast Is Fast?

History of the Strobe (1984) - Harold 'Doc' Edgerton

Harold "Doc" Edgerton examined his life’...

History of the Strobe (1984) - Harold 'Doc' Edgerton

Hypothetical Risk: Cambridge City Council's Hearings on Recombinant DNA Research (1976)

The film Hypothetical Risk, The Cambridge City...

Hypothetical Risk: Cambridge City Council's Hearings on Recombinant DNA Research (1976)

Inauguration of MIT's 14th President Paul E. Gray (1980)

A week of celebration accompanied the inauguration of...

Inauguration of MIT's 14th President Paul E. Gray (1980)

Infra-Red Dating Game (1996)

In the mood for fun, students and faculty put a twist on...

Infra-Red Dating Game (1996)

Julius A. Stratton—Founders' Philosophies (Full Version)

MIT President Emeritus Julius A. Stratton delivers an...

Julius A. Stratton—Founders' Philosophies (Full Version)

Landing on the Moon - Science Reporter TV Series (1966)

This 1966 Science Reporter television program...

Landing on the Moon - Science Reporter TV Series (1966)

Lester C. Thurow and Carl Sagan - "Management in the Year 2000" (1988)

Here are presented highlights from the Spring 1988 "...

Lester C. Thurow and Carl Sagan - "Management in the Year 2000" (1988)

Looking Back on The Bomb (1963)

Vannevar Bush looks back over the years to share his...

Looking Back on The Bomb (1963)

Making Electrons Count (c.1950)

This early 1950s film provides a fascinating tour of the...

Making Electrons Count (c.1950)

Mid-Century Convocation (1949) - Winston Churchill Keynote Address

At MIT's Mid-Century Convocation held in 1949—...

Mid-Century Convocation (1949) - Winston Churchill Keynote Address

Midnight Concert in Lobby 7 (1979)

This beautiful midnight concert of Bach music held in...

Midnight Concert in Lobby 7 (1979)

MIT Centennial Procession (1961)

This silent film shows the formal procession of MIT...

MIT Centennial Procession (1961)

MIT Experimental Music Studio (c. 1973)

Interview with Barry Vercoe, MIT associate professor of...

MIT Experimental Music Studio (c. 1973)

MIT Family Weekend Convocation (1989): “Footprints in the Rock” and "The 2.70 Introduction to Design Contest"

MIT Family Weekend (Oct. 21, 1989), featuring speakers...

MIT Family Weekend Convocation (1989): “Footprints in the Rock” and "The 2.70 Introduction to Design Contest"

MIT Laser Spectroscopy Laboratory: Laser Angiosurgery (1987)

The MIT George R. Harrison Spectroscopy Laboratory...

MIT Laser Spectroscopy Laboratory: Laser Angiosurgery (1987)

MIT OpenCourseWare Press Conference - April 4, 2001

On April 4, 2001, MIT President Charles Vest leads a...

MIT OpenCourseWare Press Conference - April 4, 2001

MIT Project Athena: A Computer-Aided Teaching System (1984)

Project Athena was a pioneering experiment in education...

MIT Project Athena: A Computer-Aided Teaching System (1984)

MIT Red Tailed Hawks (Spring, 2004)

In early spring 2004, a mating pair of red tailed hawks...

MIT Red Tailed Hawks (Spring, 2004)

MIT's Building 20: The Magical Incubator (1998)

MIT’s Building 20, built in 1943, was called the “...

MIT's Building 20: The Magical Incubator (1998)

MITV "Election '76" (11/1/1976)

The MITV NEWS student-run program on Nov. 1, 1976...

MITV "Election '76" (11/1/1976)

MLK Celebration 2001—Full Ceremony

The 27th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration...

MLK Celebration 2001—Full Ceremony

One Part in a Trillion (1964)—Science Reporter TV Series

In this 1964 Science Reporter program, we take a...

One Part in a Trillion (1964)—Science Reporter TV Series

Phi Beta Epsilon (1927)

This silent film shows life at the Phi Beta Epsilon...

Phi Beta Epsilon (1927)

Philip Morrison and Lester Thurow - Symposium on Forecasting the Future Across Industries (1988)

Physicist Philip Morrison (Institute Professor) and...

Philip Morrison and Lester Thurow - Symposium on Forecasting the Future Across Industries (1988)

Reading by Ear (1966) - Science Reporter TV Series

In this 1966 Science Reporter television program...

Reading by Ear (1966) - Science Reporter TV Series

Ronald E. McNair Building Dedication, Center for Space Research (1986)

On Dec. 5, 1986, MIT dedicated Building 37, home to the...

Ronald E. McNair Building Dedication, Center for Space Research (1986)

Sailing by Computer (1966)—Science Reporter TV Series

Novel approaches to ship design using state-of-the-art...

Sailing by Computer (1966)—Science Reporter TV Series

Scenes from Two Programs about Victor Weisskopf (2002)

Scenes from two programs about Victor Weisskopf by...

Scenes from Two Programs about Victor Weisskopf (2002)

School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences 50th Anniversary Celebration (2000)

The fiftieth anniversary celebration for arts and...

School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences 50th Anniversary Celebration (2000)

See It Now: Jay W. Forrester and the Whirlwind Computer  (1951)

MIT Professor Jay W. Forrester talks about his work on...

See It Now: Jay W. Forrester and the Whirlwind Computer (1951)

Soft Machine (1984)—Architecture Machine Group

In this video, the Architecture Machine Group (a think-...

Soft Machine (1984)—Architecture Machine Group

Susan Hockfield Inauguration (2005)

On May 6, 2005, Dr. Susan Hockfield was inaugurated as...

Susan Hockfield Inauguration (2005)

Take Me Back to Tech

This film, which takes its title from a popular MIT song...

Take Me Back to Tech

Technology 1934

This silent film, which offers a vintage tour of the...

Technology 1934

Technology Day 1993 - "Riding the Wave of Innovation: The Ocean and MIT"

MIT's 1993 Technology Day, on the theme "Riding the Wave...

Technology Day 1993 - "Riding the Wave of Innovation: The Ocean and MIT"

Technology Day 1994 - "For the Wonder of it All: The Arts at MIT"

MIT's Technology Day 1994 titled "For the the Wonder of...

Technology Day 1994 - "For the Wonder of it All: The Arts at MIT"

Technology Day 1995 - "War, Technology, Peace and Change"

MIT's 1995 Technology Day takes place on June 16, 1995...

Technology Day 1995 - "War, Technology, Peace and Change"

Technology Day 1996 - "Miracle or Mirage: Technology at the Horizon"

MIT's Technology Day 1996, on the theme "Miracle or...

Technology Day 1996 - "Miracle or Mirage: Technology at the Horizon"

Technology Day 1997 - "Technology At Play: The World of Sports, Games and Toys"

MIT's 1997 Technology Day takes place on June 7, 1997 on...

Technology Day 1997 - "Technology At Play: The World of Sports, Games and Toys"

Technology Day 1998 - "Creating Wealth: Knowledge, Skills, Capital, Resources"

MIT's 1998 Technology Day takes place on June 6, 1998 on...

Technology Day 1998 - "Creating Wealth: Knowledge, Skills, Capital, Resources"

Technology Day 1999 - "The Human Body: Emerging Medical Science and Technology"

MIT's Technology Day 1999 focused on the theme "The...

Technology Day 1999 - "The Human Body: Emerging Medical Science and Technology"

Technology Day 2000 - "The Future of Atoms in an Age of Bits"

MIT's Technology Day 2000, on the theme "The Future of...

Technology Day 2000 - "The Future of Atoms in an Age of Bits"

Technology Day 2002 - "When Worlds Collide: Science, Politics and Power in the 21st Century"

MIT's Technology Day 2002, on the theme "When Worlds...

Technology Day 2002 - "When Worlds Collide: Science, Politics and Power in the 21st Century"

The Airplane at Play - Charles S. Draper and Robert M. Love

Charles Stark Draper and Robert M. Love '33 give a pilot...

The Airplane at Play - Charles S. Draper and Robert M. Love

The Apollo 4 Mission (1967)

This 1967 film depicts the preparation, launch and...

The Apollo 4 Mission (1967)

The Birth of Time-Shared Computing (1985) - Robert Fano

The history of time-sharing is the subject of this...

The Birth of Time-Shared Computing (1985) - Robert Fano

The Eye of a Robot: Studies in Machine Vision at MIT and TX-O Computer (1959)

The first of two films shown here, Eye of a Robot...

The Eye of a Robot: Studies in Machine Vision at MIT and TX-O Computer (1959)

The Social Beaver (1956)

A promotional film for prospective students and visitors...

The Social Beaver (1956)

The Thinking Machine (1961)—MIT Centennial Film

Screen actor David Wayne chats with MIT Professor Jerome...

The Thinking Machine (1961)—MIT Centennial Film

Tribute Banquet in Honor of Jerome Wiesner's Retirement

The Tribute Banquet in honor of MIT President Jerome...

Tribute Banquet in Honor of Jerome Wiesner's Retirement

Underwater Photography (1964)—Science Reporter

This black-and white film features Harold "Doc...

Underwater Photography (1964)—Science Reporter

Victor Weisskopf and Philip Morrison, Compton Lecture, “Forty Years After Los Alamos: MIT and the Bomb" (1985)"

At a Karl Taylor Compton Lecture on April 17, 1985,...

Victor Weisskopf and Philip Morrison, Compton Lecture, “Forty Years After Los Alamos: MIT and the Bomb" (1985)"

Victory and Science (1945)

This vintage silent film collects a range of World War...

Victory and Science (1945)

Vignettes of Early Radiation Workers (1978)

Vignettes of early radiation workers with John G. Trump...

Vignettes of Early Radiation Workers (1978)

Woodie Flowers, Course 2.70 Introduction to Design Competition (1981)

Professor Woodie Flowers, of the MIT Mechanical...

Woodie Flowers, Course 2.70 Introduction to Design Competition (1981)