Study finds that in some locations, lightweight gas-powered cars could have a bigger emissions-reducing impact than electric ones.
When the Hajj comes in summertime, in some years it may not be safe for participants to remain outdoors.
MIT research finds health savings from cleaner air exceed policy costs.
MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub scientist explains how rating systems akin to LEED for resilient construction can make communities more hazard-resistant.
The Institute aims to update its water management practices to prepare for droughts, sea level rise, and other risks posed by the climate crisis.
Improved air quality in China could prevent nearly 2,000 premature deaths in the U.S.
Carbon dioxide emissions may trigger a reflex in the carbon cycle, with devastating consequences, study finds.
Method for collecting two electrons from each photon could break through theoretical solar-cell efficiency limit.
Professor Otto Cordero and colleagues ask: Can microbiome engineering make the Galapagos marine iguana more resilient to climate change?
Professor of biology and chemistry is catalyzing new approaches in research and education to meet the climate challenge.