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Scientists back Pope Francis on global warming

Scientists back Pope Francis on global warming

Pontiff draws praise for adding moral and religious imperative to argument on dangers of climate change

June 22, 2015Read more
New research projects could revitalize nuclear power

New research projects could revitalize nuclear power

MIT atmospheric scientist Kerry Emanuel on what the DOE's new funding means for nuclear

June 17, 2015Read more
Free Lunch: There is profit in saving the planet

Free Lunch: There is profit in saving the planet

The Financial Times talks to MIT's Jessika Trancik about the low cost of renewable energy

June 16, 2015Read more
Do we need to go nuclear on climate change?

Do we need to go nuclear on climate change?

Nuclear energy holds great promise, but still makes many uneasy

May 29, 2015Read more
The world needs post-silicon solar technologies

The world needs post-silicon solar technologies

A solar revolution, though difficult, may not be impossible

May 28, 2015Read more
A better way to deliver innovation to the world

A better way to deliver innovation to the world

"To tackle our biggest societal challenges, we need an innovation pipeline that delivers every drop," Reif writes

May 26, 2015Read more
A letter from the director

A letter from the director

Bob Armstrong takes a look at what we’ve been up to at MITEI in the past few months… and what’s upcoming!

June 9, 2015Read more
How the transportation sector is moving away from petroleum

How the transportation sector is moving away from petroleum

More than 8% of fuel used by the transportation sector came from non-petroleum sources in 2014

May 20, 2015Read more
This tiny trackpad fits on a fingernail

This tiny trackpad fits on a fingernail

But why would you actually want one?

April 22, 2015Read more