|Title:||How To Make A Superhero|
|Address:||MIT Museum, 265 Massachusetts Avenue|
|Hours:||6:30pm - 10:00pm|
|Contact Info:||For more details, contact John Durant at 617-253-5653|
|Details:||Have you ever wondered what goes into becoming a superhero? What is a super suit made out of, and how hard is it to maintain a secret identity? Join us for a evening of "speed geeking" and engaging conversations with super researchers who know a bit about the gadgets, materials, and psyche of superheroes.|
Virtual Realtiy and Telekinesis
Judith Amores - PhD Candidate, Fluid Interfaces Group, Media Lab, MIT
Zhao Qin - Research Scientist, Dept of Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT
Ethics and Moral Dilemmas of Superheroes
Christopher Robichaud - Lecturer, Ethics and Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School of Government
The Adventures of Ms. Meta: The Female Superhero and her Cultural Importance
Sarah Zaidan- Assistant Professor, Dept of Visual and Media Arts, Emerson College
Virtual Reality and Telekinesis
Additional demonstrations and activities from 9:00 - 10:00 p.m.
General admission is $20 online and $25 at the door. Includes admission and one drink ticket. Costumes are encouraged! This is a 21+ event.
Find more information about MIT Museum workshops and events being held during the Cambridge Science Festival on our website.
|Event is:||One Day Only|
|Audience:||21 and Up|