Following touchdown, MOXIE will brew up oxygen while geologists comb for sediments to sample.
MIT scientists present exoplanet data at the 237th American Astronomical Society meeting.
Scientists observe reduction in emissions of banned ozone-depleting chemical after unexpected spike.
Thirteen postdocs and research scientists honored for contributions to the Institute with awards formerly known as Infinite Kilometer.
The record shows ancient temperature variations coinciding with shifts in the planet’s biodiversity.
Pablo Jarillo-Herrero, Aviv Regev, Susan Solomon, and Feng Zhang are the recipients of distinguished awards for major contributions to science.
Lander to take a leave of absence to assume Cabinet-level post; Zuber to co-chair presidential advisory council.
The bacteria scrub out nitrogen, potentially defending against certain nutrient overloads.
MIT EAPS researchers find the impressive mountain range formed over a series of impacts, not a single event, as previously thought.
Researchers identify a mechanism by which small particles in the atmosphere can generate more frequent thunderstorms.
Pioneer in exoplanet research helped transform the burgeoning field into one of the fastest-growing and most exciting in space science.
Simulations rule out plasmas caused by meteoroid impacts as the source of lunar magnetism, supporting the proposal that the ancient moon generated a core dynamo.