Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences
The portfolio of multiyear projects focuses on delivering breakthrough solutions.
The fellowship supports research contributing to the field of planetary science and astronomy.
Faculty leaders highlight innovations that can close longstanding knowledge gaps and reimagine how the world responds to the climate crisis.
Brent Minchew leads two proposals to better understand glacial physics and predict sea-level rise as part of MIT's Climate Grand Challenges competition.
Graduate engineering, economics, and various science programs are No. 1 in the nation; MIT Sloan is No. 5.
Q&A: Climate Grand Challenges finalists on accelerating reductions in global greenhouse gas emissions
Faculty leaders describe their efforts to develop potentially game-changing tools.
Among thousands of known exoplanets, MIT astronomers flag three that are actually stars.
Scientists propose a new mechanism by which oxygen may have first built up in the atmosphere
Changes to a key ice flow equation could refine estimates of sea level rise.
If wildfires become larger and more frequent, they might stall ozone recovery for years.
Over more than three decades at MIT, Binzel developed key insights into the solar system and played a role in multiple NASA missions.