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Self-Driving Cars for Country Roads

Self-Driving Cars for Country Roads

May 7, 2018

Most autonomous vehicles require intricate hand-labeled maps, but MIT CSAIL's MapLite enables navigation with just GPS and se...
Untangling DNA Knots

Untangling DNA Knots

May 4, 2018

Chemical engineers discover how to control knots that form in DNA molecules
Building Better Silk

Building Better Silk

November 10, 2017

Reconstituted silk can be several times stronger than the natural fiber and made in different forms