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MIT Robot Transforms into Boats, Wheels and Other Shapes

MIT Robot Transforms into Boats, Wheels and Other Shapes

Origami style "superhero" robot can walk, roll, sail, and glide using different exoskeletons...

Sep 30 2017, 9:07am CDT

MIT Scientists Predict Sixth Mass Extinction on Earth by 2100

MIT Scientists Predict Sixth Mass Extinction on Earth by 2100

By 2100, oceans may hold enough carbon to trigger a major die-off, researchers predict...

Sep 23 2017, 6:03am CDT

MIT Robot Learns to Move around Crowded Places

MIT Robot Learns to Move around Crowded Places

Researches hav developed a small robot that is learning how to move among humans...

Sep 1 2017, 7:55am CDT

MIT Press Publishes Book about Super Nintendo Entertainment System ahead of SNES Classic Launch

MIT Press Publishes Book about Super Nintendo Entertainment System ahead of SNES Classic Launch

Super Power, Spoony Bards, and Silverware: The Super Nintendo Entertainment System will be released on September 8....

Aug 17 2017, 2:21am CDT

MIT Researchers Create Shape-Changing Food

MIT Researchers Create Shape-Changing Food

MIT experts have manufactured types of noodles that can change their shape when dipped in water....

May 26 2017, 5:54am CDT

MIT's WiGait Helps Diagnose Cognitive Decline and Cardiac Disease by Measuring Walking Speed With Wireless Signals

MIT's WiGait Helps Diagnose Cognitive Decline and Cardiac Disease by Measuring Walking Speed With Wireless Signals

An MIT wireless gadget can gauge walking speed in individuals in order to detect early warning signs of health problems....

May 2 2017, 4:51am CDT

MIT Robot can 3D Print an Entire Building

MIT Robot can 3D Print an Entire Building

New 3D printing system offers new approach construct buildings...

Apr 27 2017, 12:05pm CDT

New MIT Apps Help Learn a Language While You Wait for WiFi

New MIT Apps Help Learn a Language While You Wait for WiFi

Now you can gain great proficiency in a vocabulary while taking a break from Wi-Fi....

Apr 17 2017, 11:29am CDT

MIT Researchers Create Incredible New Form of Matter

MIT Researchers Create Incredible New Form of Matter

Researchers at MIT have managed to create a completely novel type of matter that is miraculous in its properties....

Mar 6 2017, 5:55am CST

Harvard and MIT Win CRISPR Gene-Editing Patent Fight Against UC Berkeley

Harvard and MIT Win CRISPR Gene-Editing Patent Fight Against UC Berkeley

The scientists who were responsible for CRISPR gene editing technology have suffered a major loss in the patent battle for the...

Feb 16 2017, 2:40am CST

MIT Builds Wearable to Detect Emotion in Conversation

MIT Builds Wearable to Detect Emotion in Conversation

A smartwatch application or mood-predicting wearable has been made that can easily gauge the mood and tone of a dialogue betwee...

Feb 2 2017, 9:11am CST

MIT Develops Adaptable 3D Printing to Change Objects After Making

MIT Develops Adaptable 3D Printing to Change Objects After Making

Apparently, adaptable 3D printing is possible using light in the setup....

Jan 18 2017, 5:08am CST

MIT Researchers Create Super-strong, Lightweight Graphene

MIT Researchers Create Super-strong, Lightweight Graphene

Porous, 3D forms of graphene can be 10 times as strong as steel but much lighter...

Jan 7 2017, 8:55am CST

MIT Researchers Develop 3-D Graphene 10 Times Stronger Than Steel But Much Lighter

MIT Researchers Develop 3-D Graphene 10 Times Stronger Than Steel But Much Lighter

Researchers at MIT have developed a 3D form of graphene that is the lightest of materials and has the most strength....

Jan 7 2017, 1:46am CST

MIT AI Creates Future Videos From Still Images

MIT AI Creates Future Videos From Still Images

Certain scientists from MIT have created future-predicting videos that give a premonition of what will come in the forthcoming...

Nov 29 2016, 7:17am CST

MIT Researchers Discover Water Turns Solid at Boiling Temps in Carbon Nanotubes

MIT Researchers Discover Water Turns Solid at Boiling Temps in Carbon Nanotubes

Experts at MIT have demonstrated the bizarre behavior of water in carbon nanotubes. It turns into a solid state at high tempera...

Nov 29 2016, 5:08am CST

MIT Develops AI That Surfs Web to Improve its Performance

MIT Develops AI That Surfs Web to Improve its Performance

“Information extraction” system helps turn plain text into data for statistical analysis....

Nov 13 2016, 3:23am CST

MIT Develops Self-driving Scooter

MIT Develops Self-driving Scooter

Researchers have developed a new system for self-driving scooter that can help mobility-impaired users to get down the hall an...

Nov 8 2016, 2:53am CST

MIT's Nuclear Fusion Reactor Sets World Record

MIT's Nuclear Fusion Reactor Sets World Record

It looks like MIT’s fusion reactor has reached a new milestone in the sustainable nuclear energy race....

Oct 17 2016, 8:52am CDT

MIT Scientists Create 3D Printed Robots with ‘Shock-Absorbing’ Skins

MIT Scientists Create 3D Printed Robots with ‘Shock-Absorbing’ Protective Skins

New method will not only ensure the safety and durability of soft robots but also make their movements more precise...

Oct 4 2016, 9:58am CDT

MIT Researchers Create Device that Reads Human Emotions Using Wireless Signals

MIT Researchers Create Device that Reads Human Emotions Using Wireless Signals

The device, named EQ-Radio,use radio waves to detect whether someone is happy, angry or sad....

Sep 21 2016, 7:25am CDT

IBM and MIT to Build AI That Sees and Hears Like Humans

IBM and MIT to Build AI That Sees and Hears Like Humans

IBM and MIT are cooperating for the sake of building AI audio-visual technologies. It is a challenge yet it is possible to acco...

Sep 21 2016, 4:38am CDT

MIT Develops a System for Reading Closed Books

MIT Develops a System for Reading Closed Books

The experts have approved of a plan to read closed books. The first nine pages of the book will be identified via this method....

Sep 11 2016, 1:19pm CDT

MIT Develops New High-efficiency Solar Cell

MIT Develops New High-efficiency Solar Cell

In a collaborative project, researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US and the Masdar Institut...

Sep 5 2016, 1:20am CDT

MIT's DuoSkin Tattoos Can Remotely Control Your Devices

MIT's DuoSkin Tattoos Can Remotely Control Your Devices

MIT DuoSkin has employed a series of tattoos that also double as functional interfaces. This is a new development on this front...

Aug 15 2016, 8:20am CDT

MIT’s Prototype Chip could Lead to the Development of Practical Quantum Computer

MIT’s Prototype Chip could Lead to the Development of Practical Quantum Computer

MIT researchers believe they have overcome a difficult challenge of practical quantum computing - the miniaturisation of qubit...

Aug 9 2016, 3:29am CDT

MIT Develops Small Sensors to Measure Power Usage of Home Devices

MIT Develops Small Sensors to Measure Power Usage of Home Devices

What’s wasting power at home? Ask your app. New system from MIT can identify how much power is being used by each device in a h...

Aug 2 2016, 12:56pm CDT

Ford and MIT Will Introduce On-Demand Electric Shuttles

Ford and MIT Will Introduce On-Demand Electric Shuttles

Ford and MIT will work on on-demand electric shuttles for students....

Jul 28 2016, 7:28am CDT

Edward Snowden Helping MIT team build spy proof iPhone

Edward Snowden Helping MIT team build spy proof iPhone

Despite living in exile in Russia, former National Security Agency (NSA) whistleblower Edward Snowden is reportedly working wi...

Jul 22 2016, 12:38am CDT

MIT Algorithm Can Predict When People Will Hug, Kiss or Shake Hands

MIT Algorithm Can Predict When People Will Hug, Kiss or Shake Hands

MIT researchers have taught an artificial intelligence system to understand body language patterns and to predict human interac...

Jun 22 2016, 4:07am CDT

MIT AI Produces Sounds So Real That Can Even Fool Human Ears

MIT AI Produces Sounds So Real They Can Even Fool Human Ears

MIT artificial intelligence creates incredibily realistic sound effects....

Jun 14 2016, 5:04am CDT

MIT Creates Remarkably Accurate Tool to Detect Cyber-Attacks

MIT Creates Remarkably Accurate Tool to Detect Cyber-Attacks

New system combines human intuition and machine learning and can predict cyber-attacks with 85% accuracy....

Apr 18 2016, 9:45pm CDT

MIT Develops Voice-controlled Mobile App Weight Loss App

MIT Develops Voice-controlled Mobile App Weight Loss App

A mobile application developed by US scientists lets you log calorie counts at every meal by verbally describing the contents o...

Mar 25 2016, 3:29am CDT

MIT Makes Traffic-Light-Free Transportation

MIT Makes Traffic-Light-Free Transportation

Researchers at MIT have designed a transportation system without any traffic lights in it....

Mar 19 2016, 6:06am CDT

MIT Scientists Develop Non-Toxic Batteries to Generate Power

MIT Scientists Develop Non-Toxic Batteries to Generate Power

New system could be a better alternate to conventional lithium-ion batteries in the future....

Mar 15 2016, 4:05am CDT

MIT Polaris Loads Web Pages 34% Faster

MIT Polaris Loads Web Pages 34% Faster

Researchers at MIT developed a client side javascript solution that speeds up web page loading by over a third....

Mar 9 2016, 8:45am CST

MIT makes Metal Last Longer under Radiation with Carbon Nanotubes

MIT makes Metal Last Longer under Radiation with Carbon Nanotubes

Aluminum used in nuclear reactors and other harsh environments may last longer with new Carbon Nanotubes treatment....

Mar 2 2016, 10:22am CST

New MIT Tool can give Warning about Incoming Rogue Waves

New MIT Tool can give Warning about Incoming Rogue Waves

MIT researchers have developed a system that can predict rogue waves before it happens and warn sailors of potential killer wav...

Feb 26 2016, 9:08pm CST

MIT Students Win Elon Musk's SpaceX Hyperloop Contest

MIT Students Win Elon Musk's SpaceX Hyperloop Contest

A group from MIT grabbed the prize at the SpaceX Hyperloop design competition. Elon Musk’s dream is one step closer to reality...

Feb 2 2016, 3:27am CST

New MIT Algorithm May be the Answer to Processing Too Big Data

New MIT Algorithm May be the Answer to Processing Too Big Data

The system could handle massive digital datasets and make these virtually impossible problems solvable....

Jan 26 2016, 8:35am CST