Alcator C-Mod 360 Degree Tour

Check out the amazing Alcator C-Mod tokamak, the MIT Plasma Science and Fusion Center’s fusion experiment. Explore at your own pace and see the facility from different perspectives with the interactive 360 degree tour!
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    The Plasma Science and Fusion Center (PSFC) is a multi-disciplinary laboratory on the MIT campus. Its staff and students carry out research on a range of related topics including fusion energy, plasma physics, plasma applications, superconducting magnet technology and magnetic resonance spectroscopy. It is recognized as the leading university laboratory in developing the scientific and engineering aspects of magnetic and inertial confinement fusion and related plasma science and technology. Learn about PSFC outreach.

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Cambridge Science Festival, the first of its kind in the United States, is a madcap celebration of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). A multifaceted, multicultural event, the Festival makes science accessible, interactive, and fun, highlighting the impact of STEAM in all our lives.

For the 2021 Festival, we will host a month-long celebration of STEAM in our community with an overarching theme of gratitude and appreciation. During the month of April 2021, we will showcase creative digital and virtual entries from our rich STEAM community.

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