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Savings from healthier air can make up for some or all of the cost of carbon-reduction policies.
Aug 24, 2014
CSAIL study finds that human subjects prefer when robots give the orders.
Aug 21, 2014
New algorithm lets drones monitor their own health during long package-delivery missions.
Aug 21, 2014
Novel software by Akselos drastically increases speed, ease of 3-D engineering simulations.
Aug 21, 2014
Silvija Gradečak customizes nanoscale systems for large-scale impact in light and energy.
Aug 20, 2014
MIT study investigates power generation from the meeting of river water and seawater.
Aug 20, 2014
Rob Miller, computer science professor, to serve in undergraduate residence.
Aug 19, 2014
Adib and Shah to be honored at EmTech@MIT conference next month
Aug 19, 2014
PhD student Niaja Farve combines research, entrepreneurship, outreach, and indefatigable drive.
Aug 19, 2014
Coated tissue scaffolds help the body grow new bone to repair injuries or congenital defects.
Aug 18, 2014
With an infusion of funds from the Simons Foundation, a collaboration between MIT researchers and colleagues will break new ground in the study of marine microbes.
Aug 18, 2014
MIT graduate student Yichen Shen designs a photonic crystal system that lets light pass through at a specific angle.
Aug 12, 2014
Aug 12, 2014
New approach to knocking out parasite’s genes could make it easier to identify drug targets.
Aug 11, 2014
Professor Anne White and Associate Director Martin Greenwald to receive awards.
Aug 11, 2014
Gang Chen’s thermoelectric devices turn waste heat into electricity for vehicles and other machines.
Aug 8, 2014
Prototype made almost entirely of printable parts demonstrates crucial capabilities of reconfigurable robots.
Aug 7, 2014
Mario Manuel SM '08 PhD '13 and Professor Anne White to receive awards at annual APS meeting
Aug 7, 2014
What’s it like living on the bottom of the ocean for more than two weeks? Nicer than you might think, according to Grace Young ’14.
Aug 6, 2014
Researchers say structures may be used in windows to wick away moisture.
Aug 6, 2014
NIH-sponsored work to characterize genetic variation in human tissues with roles in diabetes, heart disease, and cancer.
Aug 5, 2014
Algorithm recovers speech from the vibrations of a potato-chip bag filmed through soundproof glass.
Aug 4, 2014
New research reveals how bonded materials, from airplane wings to dental crowns, lose their bonding.
Aug 4, 2014
New technique sustains virus in liver cells, allowing study of immune response and drug treatments.
Aug 4, 2014