How MIT researchers developed rapid, affordable, and accurate tests that could help us coexist with covid.
Thanks to groundbreaking work on infectious agents and diseases already under way before the pandemic began, MIT researchers could respond quickly to the global need for rapid, convenient covid testing.
Geology professor and MacArthur “genius” Taylor Perron explores our world and others to understand how landscapes evolve and what they can tell us about the future of our planet.
Professor Hadley Sikes blends chemistry with pathology for new ways to detect diseases, including cancer and covid.
The Institute has an ambitious to-do list.
His decade-long tenure reinforced MIT’s status as an engine of innovation.
Certain neurons respond only to singing.
Light as plastic, stronger than steel, and more difficult to deform than bulletproof glass.
As Martin Schmidt departs for RPI, Cynthia Barnhart assumes the Institute’s senior academic post.
Minimum-wage increases lead to higher election participation.
New waterless method cleans dust from solar installations in the desert.
Study shows how lawyers could make legal documents such as contracts and deeds easier to comprehend.
Study finds chemical link between wildfires and ozone depletion.
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