Atomically thin materials are a promising alternative to silicon-based transistors; now researchers can connect them more efficiently to other chip elements.
today • ~6 min
Radical changes to the food system are needed to safeguard our food supply and combat malnutrition in the face of climate change, environmental degradation and
today • ~5 min
Harvard researchers have designed a stable, lithium-metal, solid-state battery that is far more efficient than lithium-ion batteries.
yesterday • ~6 min
Simultaneous measurement of neural rhythms and spikes across five brain areas reveals how propofol induces unconsciousness.
May 11, 2021 • ~6 min
With just 50 lines of code, the program spots and fixes likely errors.
May 11, 2021 • ~11 min
MIT researchers have determined the virus’ protein-coding gene set and analyzed new mutations’ likelihood of helping the virus adapt.
May 11, 2021 • ~8 min
Three private companies have recently been commissioned to develop nuclear fission thermal rockets for use in orbit around the Moon.
May 10, 2021 • ~8 min
Student-led efforts preserve iconic campus landmark for future generations of education and research.
May 7, 2021 • ~7 min
Robotic arm equipped with a hairbrush helps with brushing tasks and could be an asset in assistive-care settings.
May 5, 2021 • ~6 min
Design of miniature optical systems could lead to future cell phones that can detect viruses and more.
May 4, 2021 • ~6 min