The researchers hope scientists and regulators will consider a broader class of compounds in evaluating cancer risk due to PAH exposure.
Professors Noelle Selin and Anne White will co-chair the Climate Nucleus, charged with managing and implementing MIT’s new plan.
This year’s projects address mobile evaporative vegetable preservation, portable water filtration, and dairy waste reduction.
Researchers observe a “warming bias” over the past 66 million years that may return if ice sheets disappear.
Associate professor of earth science David McGee studies the atmosphere’s response to paleoclimate changes.
At the Henry W. Kendall Memorial Lecture, biostatistician Francesca Dominici illuminates the interplay between air pollution, environmental injustice, and Covid-19.
New results point to unexpected, illegal production of several CFCs in recent years.
The Institute commits to net-zero emissions by 2026, charts course marshaling all of MIT’s capabilities toward decarbonization.
The student pitch competition addressed a variety of problems expected to worsen with climate change.
The company’s software, based on work by co-founder and Professor Ed Crawley, expedites the process of home energy accreditation.
Study finds Earth’s frozen surfaces became less susceptible to thawing, potentially locking in more carbon than expected.