New principled approach helps autonomous underwater vehicles explore the ocean in an intelligent, energy-efficient manner.
Made of silicone rubber, CSAIL’s “SoFi” could enable a closer study of aquatic life.
MIT anthropologist is researching how scientists understand waves.
Trailblazing scientists Jule Charney and Edward Lorenz gave us numerical weather prediction and chaos theory, highlighting the value of basic research.
Students put their AI software for underwater vehicles to the test on the Charles River.
New acoustic analysis could pinpoint impacts by meteorites or possibly plane debris.
Alison Criscitiello PhD '14 seeks ice cores in inhospitable locations, sometimes camping on ice sheets and sleeping with a shotgun in case of bear attacks.
Study finds large amounts of carbon dioxide, equivalent to yearly U.K. emissions, remain in surface waters.