Gaining visibility into campus buildings’ real-time energy performance
January 29, 2010
‘Micro-ants’: Tiny conveyor belts for the 21st century
December 15, 2009A new method of moving tiny particles using magnetic polymer beads and magnetic fields could find uses in microchips and in medicine
How to encourage big ideas
December 9, 2009A new study suggests certain types of funding — which provide more freedom and focus less on near-term results — lead to more innovative and influential research.
Two from MIT win Marshall Scholarships
December 1, 2009Seniors Tanya Goldhaber and Vinayak Muralidhar will pursue graduate studies in Britain beginning next year.
"The Power of Basic Science Applied to Medical Progress"
November 16, 2009
Energy researchers find Obama an eager student
October 26, 2009In the President's visit to MIT labs he showed keen interest, quick understanding and warm appreciation, say his hosts
Two from MIT elected to the Institute of Medicine
October 12, 2009Professor of Economics Amy Finkelstein and Tyler Jacks, director of the Koch Institute, join arm of the National Academies of Science.
3 Questions: Phillip Sharp calls for 'New Biology' push
September 24, 2009The U.S. needs an ambitious biology research initiative to tackle broad challenges involving food, energy, the environment and health, says Nobel laureate.
New genomics institute is for the children, director says
June 19, 2003Eli & Edythe Broad give $100M to create institute with MIT, Harvard, and Whitehead to fulfill genome's promise for medicine
MIT researchers find another way to silence genes with small RNAs
February 14, 2003
Also labeled: Genetics
MIT physicists play role in uncovering strings of toxic proteins in Alzheimer's
January 10, 2003
Gene therapy corrects sickle cell disease in mice, scientists report
December 14, 2001
Buchanan looks back on history of biochemistry
December 12, 2001
Researchers uncover link between RNA editing and brain tumor
November 28, 2001
Pathogen-specific gene response in human immune cells identified
November 7, 2001
MIT prof: Oceans at risk if policy tool not restricted
October 18, 2001
MIT researchers find brain region that responds to images of the human body
September 27, 2001
Daley of Whitehead will discuss science of stem cellsSubscribe
September 12, 2001
Also labeled: Health sciences and technology