School of Science
How many lines can be pairwise separated by the same angle in high dimensions? Geometry breakthrough gives new insights into spectral graph theory.
Modeling tool showcases emerging MIT Joint Program research focus on multi-sector dynamics.
MIT alumnus and one other honored for their discoveries of how the nervous system senses temperature and touch.
Over a career spanning five decades, Frey pioneered the use of new techniques to study the Earth’s mantle.
The effort raised more than $6 billion to spark innovation on global challenges.
Co-chairs of the Ad Hoc Committee on Graduate Advising and Mentoring discuss the committee’s task of advising the Institute on policies and programs that support both students and faculty.
A new study shows oxygenic photosynthesis likely evolved between 3.4 and 2.9 billion years ago.
A study of mice watching movies shows our brain cells rely on a circuit of inhibitory neurons to help ensure that the same images are represented consistently.
Interdisciplinary research center funded by philanthropist Lisa Yang aims to mitigate disability through technologies that marry human physiology with electromechanics.
Theoretical physicist and diversity advocate delivers the fall 2021 Compton Lecture.
The researchers hope scientists and regulators will consider a broader class of compounds in evaluating cancer risk due to PAH exposure.