MIT uses reality TV, online games to show science’s appeal ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Catherine Russell/MIT “ChemLab Boot Camp’’ follows MIT students who try to land a job in a research lab. Catherine Russell/MIT They form alliances. Catherine Russell/MIT And use other tactics ripped straight from reality television. Catherine Russell/MIT Here, a teaching assistant named Phil gives a tour of his research lab. Filament Games/MIT Education Arcade Supported by $3 million from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, The Radix Endeavor seeks to make high school biology and math more appealing.