Automating Big-Data Analysis

by Massachusetts Institute of Technology

System that replaces human intuition with algorithms outperforms 615 of 906 human teams

The Massive Impact of Neutrino Research

by MIT Laboratory for Nuclear Science

Physicist Joseph Formaggio discusses the significance of this year’s Nobel Prize in physics, MIT’s involvement in neutrino research.

Tiny Origami Robot

by Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Controlled by magnetic fields, tiny robot climbs inclines, swims, and carries loads twice its weight

Freshly Squeezed Vaccines

by Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT

Microfluidic cell-squeezing device opens new possibilities for cell-based vaccines.

How to Prevent Metal Embrittlement

by Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Analysis shows certain crystal boundaries can enhance, or reduce, hydrogen’s damaging effects.