Archive for April, 2011

FalconCast: AMPS broadcasts live video of falcons nesting at MIT

Posted April 29th, 2011 by mit-admin

Staff at MIT’s Whitehead Institute recently discovered a falcon’s nest at their facility and partnered with AMPS (Academic Media Production Services) to set up a camera to capture live video of the nest.  The nest contains four eggs waiting to hatch.  AMPS plans to stream the video until the chicks hatch and leave the nest.  Watch FalconCast live.

Barker Library Open Early Saturday, April 30th

Posted April 29th, 2011 by mit-admin

Great Dome Reading RoomBarker Library will open at 11am tomorrow, Saturday April 30th for the Under the Dome event. The early opening will give MIT community members and our visitors the opportunity to enjoy the great dome throughout the event. See our previous news blog post to learn more about the day’s activities

We look forward to seeing you!