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As the Cold War ended, MIT researcher Thomas Neff came up with a plan to fuel U.S. nuclear plants with uranium from Russian bombs. With more than a decade of quiet diplomacy, he pulled it off.
Jennifer Wiseman ’87 and Mark Shelhamer, ScD ’90, bonded over their love of space at MIT. Today they’re married, and both are senior scientists at NASA.
Study shows why waterbirds are waterproof.
Hurricanes are peaking farther from the equator.
New system finds gas and water leaks faster.
Materials with morphable surface texture could be used to improve fuel efficiency.
Being part of a group can cause the brain to ignore personal morals.
New Web technology would let you track how your private data is used online.
The income limits imposed by Medicaid can leave beneficiaries permanently poor.
During the Vietnam era, four students asked: Is MIT enabling the war?
Students pull off a conference—even without reindeer help.
Alumnus engineers orchards.
Turing winner loves to solve practical problems.
Nobel Prize winner to focus on income inequality.
Microbiologist helps keep drugs safe for consumers.
Running High Speed 1, the London-to-Europe railroad.
Trader gave up Wall Street for innovation.