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Remembering and honoring the life of undergraduate Henoch Argaw
Remembering and honoring the life of undergraduate Henoch Argaw

A motivated self-learner, Argaw found joy by teaching and mentoring others.

Faster big-data analysis
Faster big-data analysis

System for performing “tensor algebra” offers 100-fold speedups over previous software packages.

High School teams awarded 2017-18 Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam grant for invention projects
High School teams awarded 2017-18 Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam grant for invention projects

Fifteen student teams nationwide address local problems through invention.

Crowdsourcing big-data analysis
Crowdsourcing big-data analysis

Web-based system automatically evaluates proposals from far-flung data scientists.

3-D-printed device builds better nanofibers
3-D-printed device builds better nanofibers

Printed nozzle system could make uniform, versatile fibers at much lower cost.

Jerry Akinsulire: The making of a maker mentor
Jerry Akinsulire: The making of a maker mentor

Undergraduate Olorunsola “Jerry” Akinsulire spearheads a new builder space in the Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering.

MIT Campaign for a Better World ends FY17 with $3.6 billion
MIT Campaign for a Better World ends FY17 with $3.6 billion

The Institute finished the fiscal year with $589 million in new gifts and pledges, MIT’s largest annual fundraising total to date.

Let your car tell you what it needs
Let your car tell you what it needs

MIT team develops software that can tell if tires need air, spark plugs are bad, or air filter needs replacing.

Researchers engineer CRISPR to edit single RNA letters in human cells
Researchers engineer CRISPR to edit single RNA letters in human cells

“REPAIR” system edits RNA, rather than DNA; has potential to treat diseases without permanently affecting the genome.

MIT students fortify concrete by adding recycled plastic
MIT students fortify concrete by adding recycled plastic

Adding bits of irradiated plastic water bottles could cut cement industry’s carbon emissions.

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