A closer look at the vehicles designed for the Hyperloop Pod competition
SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk promises more Hyperloop competitions in the future, too.
MIT students win Hyperloop pod design competition
The school will build a vehicle to test on the first Hyperloop track.
Scientists better understand the roots of schizophrenia
Gene variants and broken neural links may be to blame.
Marvin Minsky, A.I. pioneer, dies of brain hemorrhage at 88
He cofounded and taught at MIT's artificial intelligence lab in addition to inventing key research equipment.
New stem cell treatment could 'cure' type 1 diabetes
It would effectively eliminate the need for daily injections.
Watch a smart drone fly through a 'forest' all on its own
MIT's algorithms let drones bob and weave around tricky obstacles.
Inhabitat's Week in Green: The Detroit Auto Show, SOTU and more!
It was a busy week in electric-car news.
Efficient incandescent bulb cannibalizes its own waste heat
It's basically a transparent koozie for light bulb filaments.
New material can store solar energy to warm you up later
A solid film releases a burst of heat just when you need it.