Security studies and military
3 Questions: Christopher Capozzola on the history of chemical-weapons bans
September 10, 2013MIT historian discusses the longstanding ‘taboo’ against chemical weapons, and international attempts to eliminate them.
Diving into nuclear policy
May 28, 2013Whether he’s in a Navy submarine or in Washington, you’ll find MIT senior Cameron McCord at the intersection of nuclear engineering, policy and service.
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Driving drones can be a drag
November 14, 2012Study shows distractions may alleviate boredom and improve drone operators’ performance.
MIT Lean Advancement Initiative awarded $8 million for post-traumatic stress innovations project
April 13, 2012To develop innovative recommendations for transforming the military psychological health care system related to PTSD.
Political science PhD candidate Christopher Clary helping to shape U.S. defense policy
March 5, 2012
Lee Davenport, researcher at the Radiation Laboratory during World War II, dies at 95
October 4, 2011
Andrew Bacevich on Washington Rules: America's Path to Permanent War
October 18, 2010Presented by the Center for International Studies Starr Forum
3 Questions: George Shultz on nuclear disarmament
October 17, 2010The former secretary of state (and former MIT professor) discusses his ongoing campaign to rid the world of nuclear weapons.
Zwierlein a winner of DARPA’s Young Faculty Award competition
August 16, 2010Will receive two-year research grant of approximately $300,000
In Profile: Missy Cummings
April 4, 2010Former U.S. Naval fighter pilot aims to improve how humans and computers interact.
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3 Questions: Kosta Tsipis on nuclear proliferation
February 3, 2009
Far from perfect
October 27, 2008With election days away, Stewart charts progress of U.S. voting security
Sniffing out success
September 29, 2008MIT engineers mass-produce smell receptors in lab; 'artificial noses' to follow?
Panel to address foreign challenges awaiting next presidentSubscribe
September 16, 2008