Fabric samples are headed to the International Space Station for resiliency testing; possible applications include cosmic dust detectors or spacesuit smart skins.
The MIT Energy Club hosts its sixth annual EnergyHack with 260 participants joining in from around the globe in this all-virtual event.
Inspired by camel fur, a new two-layered material could provide extended cooling to preserve the freshness of perishable goods.
Davis, in conversation with Senior Associate Dean Blanche Staton, fields questions from the MIT community about the current moment of racial reckoning.
Gelatin-based microcarriers offer higher yield and scalability compared to existing commercial microcarriers.
An online symposium explores roles for research universities and outlines the Institute’s efforts to be a testbed for research and policy innovations.
The single piece of glass produces crisp panoramic images.
Funding will support workshops to advance research, development, and translation in emerging areas of socioresilient and sustainable infrastructure, and in ocean environments.
Topics include Covid-19 and urban mobility, strategies for electric vehicle charging networks, and infrastructure and economics for hydrogen-fueled transportation.