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Coming together on climate

Coming together on climate

Hackathon for Climate brings students, faculty, staff, and alumni together on climate change solutions.

February 9, 2016Read more
Study: China’s new policies will lower CO2 emissions faster, without  
preventing economic growth

Study: China’s new policies will lower CO2 emissions faster, without preventing economic growth

MIT professor sees coal use peaking within next decade and emissions dropping soon after.

February 9, 2016Read more
Four Questions with Emily Beagle, C3E Women in Clean Energy Poster Session  
Winner

Four Questions with Emily Beagle, C3E Women in Clean Energy Poster Session Winner

University of Wyoming student won for her poster "Co-firing of Beetle Kill Biomass in Existing Coal Fired Power Plants in the Western United States”

February 9, 2016Read more
Riddle of cement’s structure is finally solved

Riddle of cement’s structure is finally solved

Findings may guide development of formulas to make the material more durable, less CO2-intensive.

February 8, 2016Read more
Students See Clean Energy in Action on IAP Wind Turbine Tour

Students See Clean Energy in Action on IAP Wind Turbine Tour

Tour gives students a chance to reflect on what drives their interest in renewables.

February 8, 2016Read more
Four Questions with Sunav Shrestha, C3E Women in Clean Energy Poster Session  
Winner

Four Questions with Sunav Shrestha, C3E Women in Clean Energy Poster Session Winner

University of South Dakota student won for her poster "Solar Energy Conversion of Waste Water into Hydrogen as a Renewable Fuel”

February 5, 2016Read more
Realizing your true (solar) potential

Realizing your true (solar) potential

Mapping website tells building owners if going solar is worth the cost of installation.

February 5, 2016Read more
Radiation physics today for materials science tomorrow

Radiation physics today for materials science tomorrow

In the 2016 Del Favero Doctoral Thesis Prize Lecture, Mingda Li PhD '15 describes how radiation can help us understand and design new materials.

February 4, 2016Read more
Structure of kerogen revealed

Structure of kerogen revealed

Nanopores may be trapping oil and gas in the ancient hydrocarbon instead of allowing them to flow.

February 2, 2016Read more
MIT students win first round of SpaceX Hyperloop contest

MIT students win first round of SpaceX Hyperloop contest

Design tops more than 100 entries at an international high-speed transportation competition inspired by Elon Musk and sponsored by SpaceX.

February 2, 2016Read more