• Issues in international development, appropriate technology and project implementation are discussed in the class

    The Edgerton Center offers a wide range of subjects for MIT students

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  • The three-wheeled Valkyrie with an aluminum-carbon-fiber composite chassis

    SEVT's three-wheeled Valkyrie with an aluminum-carbon-fiber composite chassis

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  • D-Lab provides students with the opportunity to make a real impact on people living in poverty

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  • Halloween meets high-speed imaging

    Halloween meets high-speed imaging: .22 caliber bullet piercing three peanut butter cups by Dr. Jim Bales, Kris Bronner, and Moseley Andrews

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  • Students in Gloucester Summer Engineering Adventure

    Students in our K-12 programs learn how to solder electrical circuits

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  • Graduate student Arolyn Conwill fabricating a copper part for use in a research experiment

    Arolyn Conwill at work in the Edgerton Student Shop

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About the Edgerton Center

Build and test projects, learn new skills, explore madcap ideas, and get advice and encouragement — the Edgerton Center is the place where mind and hand come together.

Meadowbrook School

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During a lesson on gearing in the LEGO Car Rally class, Amy Fitzgerald explains the concept of gearing down.

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