Researchers design sensors that can detect single protein molecules
The system could lead to new breakthroughs in biopharmaceuticals.
MIT's 3D graphene is ten times stronger than steel
... and 95 percent less dense.
MIT is trying to crack wireless VR, too
Researchers have come up with a system that avoids obstacles to improve performance.
MIT gives pesticides an electric charge to improve stickiness
The method could cut the amount of anti-bug juice used by 90 percent.
MIT's ridesharing network is learning to dodge pedestrians
The collaboration with Ford gives students a lift while improving autonomous systems.
MIT exploited heat to make the most efficient solar cell yet
The new technique could double the amount of power generated from a given solar panel.
Puma's robotic running companion can keep pace with Usain Bolt
Too bad the BeatBot is so expensive it's only available to Puma's sponsored athletes, then.
MIT has a way to speed up web browsing by 34 percent
Instead of using compression, the framework changes the order browsers retrieve data.
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.