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Explore new exhibition The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal, and try your hand at drawing the brain, with inspiration from the imagery Cajal worked from.

To study the normal growth and development of an infant’s brain, MIT neuroscientist Rebecca Saxe posed with her own child, resulting in this moving MRI image, on view in #TheBeautifulBrain. Happy Mother’s day!

Our exhibitions team is putting the final touches on installation of "The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal," opening Thursday, May 3. Learn more online.

Tomorrow is Nautical Day at the Museum, and we're exploring all things oceanographic. Why knot stop by?

Today’s Digital Play Day was an opportunity to try #virtualreality and #augmentedreality games with local developers. @catapultgamesvr’s “Don’t Look Down” is a #VR climbing game with a classic video game style. So fun!

Cambridge Science Festival kicks off today with ten days of programs, events, tours, and activities held both in the Museum and around the city. Look online for information on daily programming, and get a glimpse into how the Museum collaborates with local organizations to showcase the leading edge in #STEAM. #CambMA @cambscifest

"Four Feet of Light," Otto Piene (2010-11) is one work among a decade-long series of "light ballets" in which the artist experimented with light, shadow, and kinetic forces. Now on view as part of our exhibition celebrating the 50th anniversary of the MIT Center for Advanced Visual Studies. #CAVS50

Newly opened "György Kepes Photographs: The MIT Years, 1946-1985" explores the work of an innovative artist, whose experimental photography profoundly influenced art and design practice in the second half of the twentieth century. Stop by!

Our newest installation, The MIT Moderns, explores modernist graphic design through the important contributions of the MIT Office of Design Services in the 1960s-1980s.

Big Bang Data’s wind map, on view through April 1. Today’s #bombogenesis is well-documented. 🌪☔️🌬

Ioannis Michaloudis with his piece DIAPHANousia. On view as part of our new exhibition celebrating the 50th anniversary of the MIT Center for Advanced Visual Studies. #cavs50

An exhibition celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Center for Advanced Visual Studies, featuring selected works by research fellows, students, and faculty opens Thursday, Feb. 15. 📷 Poetronics, Mark Mendel #cavs50

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