Category: Massachusetts

Mar 16
Look! Up in the sky! Is it a planet? Nope, just a star

Among thousands of known exoplanets, MIT astronomers flag three that are actually…

Mar 16
Q&A: Climate Grand Challenges finalists on building equity and fairness into climate solutions

Faculty leaders discuss the opportunities and obstacles in developing, scaling, and…

Mar 16
Study: Ice flow is more sensitive to stress than previously thought

Changes to a key ice flow equation could refine estimates of sea level rise. Becky…

Mar 16
Using nature’s structures in wooden buildings

A new approach enables architects to use discarded tree forks as load-bearing joints…