School of Science
Study offers evidence, based on gravitational waves, to show that the total area of a black hole’s event horizon can never decrease.
The five-year award aims to empower “the most promising innovators in science and technology.”
Study suggests a common mechanism underlies some behavioral traits seen in autism and schizophrenia.
In a 3Q, Salvatore Vitale describes how gravitational-wave signals suggest black holes completely devoured their companion neutron stars.
Two-part transaction would turn edX into a public benefit company while generously funding a nonprofit dedicated to strengthening the impact of digital learning.
The Institute’s five schools and the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing will have dedicated professional staff to advance initiatives locally and across the Institute.
As “visual recognition memory” emerges in the visual cortex, one circuit of inhibitory neurons supplants another, and slower neural oscillations prevail.
Faculty from the departments of Physics and of Nuclear Science and Engineering faculty were selected for the Early Career Research Program.
The new carbon-based material could be a basis for lighter, tougher alternatives to Kevlar and steel.