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High school students blend engineering, art, and science

High school students blend engineering, art, and science

Students in the Edgerton Center's Engineering Design Workshop will soon unveil their STEAM-infused projects

July 29, 2015Read more
Former weapons system engineers raise $6.9M for learning home air vents

Former weapons system engineers raise $6.9M for learning home air vents

Ecovent, an MIT spinoff company, says it already has $1 million in preorders

July 29, 2015Read more
Making the new silicon

Making the new silicon

Gallium nitride electronics could drastically cut energy usage in data centers, consumer devices

July 29, 2015Read more
Colette Heald awarded AGU James Macelwane medal

Colette Heald awarded AGU James Macelwane medal

Professor in civil and environmental engineering and earth, atmospheric and planetary sciences will be honored at an awards ceremony in December

July 28, 2015Read more
Boston's Ecovent snags $6.9M for wireless climate-control tech

Boston's Ecovent snags $6.9M for wireless climate-control tech

MIT startup is optimizing the energy efficiency of home temperature control

July 28, 2015Read more
Hillary's solar plan: 'Ambitious' but 'doable'

Hillary's solar plan: 'Ambitious' but 'doable'

MITEI Director of Research and Analysis Francis O'Sullivan talks to the Washington Examiner about Clinton's newly unveiled climate strategy

July 28, 2015Read more
Consortium including MIT awarded $110M national grant to promote photonics  
manufacturing

Consortium including MIT awarded $110M national grant to promote photonics manufacturing

Partnership of government, industry, and academia will pursue integration of optical devices with electronics

July 28, 2015Read more
Singaporean President Tony Tan hosts MIT delegation

Singaporean President Tony Tan hosts MIT delegation

Members of Regional Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program convene in Singapore for workshop

July 27, 2015Read more
Could next-gen reactors spark revival in nuclear power?

Could next-gen reactors spark revival in nuclear power?

Tech titans like Bill Gates are helping fund a new generation of commercial nuclear reactors, some likely in China, as a solution to climate change

July 27, 2015Read more
How next-generation fabrics will keep you cool in summer heat

How next-generation fabrics will keep you cool in summer heat

Fabrics that are transparent in the infrared can radiate body heat at rates that will significantly reduce the burden on power-hungry air-conditioning systems

July 24, 2015Read more