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Veronica Newhart, University of California, Irvine and Mark Warschauer, University of California, Irvine  Over the past century, American schools have...

By Anne Trafton | MIT News Office Manufacturing small proteins known as peptides is usually very time-consuming, which has slowed...

Rob Matheson | MIT News Office Press Inquiries Residential solar power is on a sharp rise in the United States as...

Anne Trafton | MIT News Office  Press Inquiries A Possible New Approach To Stopping Obstructive Sleep Apnea Obstructive sleep apnea, which...

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3Q: Julien de Wit on the discovery of seven temperate, nearby worlds Planets may harbor conditions suitable for sustaining liquid...

"Optimization of a High Energy Ti-Al-B Nanopowder Fuel” The world relies heavily on gasoline and other hydrocarbons to power its...

Larry Hardesty | MIT News Office Press Inquiries New Resource For Optical Chips The Semiconductor Industry Association has estimated that at current...

“Queen of carbon science” and recipient of Presidential Medal of Freedom and National Medal of Science led US scientific...

Researchers at EPFL and UNIL have discovered a faster and more efficient gait, never observed in nature, for six-legged...

The Reasons For Our Left Or Right-Handedness Neuroscience, RUHR-UNIVERSITY BOCHUM A preference for the left or the right hand might be...

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STORY HIGHLIGHTS In 2008, Indonesia passed the Public Information Disclosure Act, in order to improve transparency. In 2011, the...

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office Press Inquiries In some areas of the U.S., medical providers consistently order more tests and...

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- The “internet of things” is the idea that vehicles, appliances, civil structures, manufacturing equipment, and even livestock...

Living Sensors At Your Fingertips Engineers and biologists at MIT have teamed up to design a new “living material” —...

Counterfeit chargers for portable electronics are a major problem. At the end of 2016, Apple claimed that of 100...

Scott Shackelford, Indiana University Having access to the internet is increasingly considered to be an emerging human right. International organizations...

Joel Berger, Colorado State University Scientist At Work: Tracking Muskoxen In A Warming Arctic Our Earth has unimaginable diversity, from seascapes...

In this era when there are comebacks afoot by traditional, conservative, nationalist, and in some senses Humanist ideologies, our...

The old joke about herding cats is easy to apply to supply chain management. This process is essential to...