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Chalk Radio shares MIT’s teaching techniques with the world
Chalk Radio shares MIT’s teaching techniques with the world

Podcast from MIT OpenCourseWare showcasing the Institute’s inspiring instructors and their courses enters second season.

MIT.nano Immersion Lab Gaming Program awards 2020 seed grants
MIT.nano Immersion Lab Gaming Program awards 2020 seed grants

NCSOFT-sponsored grants to advance hardware and software for immersive experiences.

Report outlines route toward better jobs, wider prosperity
Report outlines route toward better jobs, wider prosperity

MIT Task Force on the Work of the Future identifies ways to align new technologies with durable careers.

Mini-satellite maker
Mini-satellite maker

With her students, aerospace engineer Kerri Cahoy is developing small, affordable “CubeSats” to monitor weather and search for exoplanets.

Commercializing next-generation nuclear energy technology
Commercializing next-generation nuclear energy technology

Oklo’s team is using a startup mindset to build novel reactors while meeting federal regulations.

System brings deep learning to “internet of things” devices
System brings deep learning to “internet of things” devices

Advance could enable artificial intelligence on household appliances while enhancing data security and energy efficiency.

Power-free system harnesses evaporation to keep items cool
Power-free system harnesses evaporation to keep items cool

Inspired by camel fur, a new two-layered material could provide extended cooling to preserve the freshness of perishable goods.

The poster session goes virtual
The poster session goes virtual

Student organizers of the seventh annual Mechanical Engineering Research Exhibition found creative ways to replicate the poster session virtually.

High school teams receive 2020-21 Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam Grant for invention projects
High school teams receive 2020-21 Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam Grant for invention projects

Thirteen teams receive up to $10K for invention projects that address local and worldwide problems.

Fikile Brushett named 2020 NOBCChE Lloyd N. Ferguson Young Scientist Award recipient
Fikile Brushett named 2020 NOBCChE Lloyd N. Ferguson Young Scientist Award recipient

Chemical engineering associate professor recognized for contributions to the field, as well as dedication to his community.

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