Data flow’s decisive role on the global stage

In 2016, Meicen Sun came to a profound realization: “The control of digital information will lie…

Research collaboration puts climate-resilient crops in sight

Any houseplant owner knows that changes in the amount of water or sunlight a plant receives…

MIT appoints members of new faculty committee to drive climate action plan

In May, responding to the world’s accelerating climate crisis, MIT issued an ambitious new plan, “Fast…

Gerald Wogan, professor emeritus of biological engineering, chemistry, and toxicology, dies at 91

Gerald N. Wogan, the Underwood Prescott Professor of Biological Engineering, Chemistry, and Toxicology emeritus at MIT,…

2 Major Benefits of Starting an LLC in Pennsylvania

Featured image by Brooke Cagle Pennsylvania is one of the best states to start a business…

Custom-made MIT tool probes materials at the nanoscale

An MIT physicist has built a new instrument of interest to MIT researchers across a wide…

Letter from President Reif: A new future for edX

To the members of the MIT community, I write to share important news about the future…

Looking for similarities across complex systems

How does the motion of individual cells give rise to the structure of biological tissue? How…

Poised for Growth: GigaOm CEO on What Tech is Next

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are redefining the enterprise IT landscape, as across verticals…

Using computational tools for molecule discovery

Discovering a drug, material, or anything new requires finding and understanding molecules. It’s a time- and…