Wandering males transformed Spain's DNA

An ancient mass migration transformed the genetic make-up of people in Iberia, a new DNA study reveals.

By Paul Rincon • bbcnews
March 15, 2019 ~8 min

Opportunities to study abroad during IAP continue to grow | MIT News

Global Classroom Fund assists faculty innovation and provides unique global experiences for students.

Julia Mongo | Global Education and Career Development • mit
April 9, 2018 ~9 min

Undergrads gain experience in energy sector with MITEI member companies | MIT News

MISTI places MIT students in energy-focused internships abroad.

Kathryn O'Neill | MIT Energy Initiative • mit
Feb. 6, 2018 ~9 min

Rainer Weiss wins Princess of Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific Research | MIT News

Prestigious Spanish award shared with Caltech's Kip Thorne and Barry Barish and the LIGO Scientific Collaboration for work in detecting gravitational waves.

MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research • mit
June 29, 2017 ~2 min

Monitoring Parkinson’s symptoms at home | MIT News

Keyboard-monitoring technique can detect motor difficulties as patients type.

Helen Knight | MIT News correspondent • mit
Oct. 5, 2016 ~7 min

Finding inspiration for architecture and urban planning in Latin America and Spain | MIT News

Site visits by grad students in the School of Architecture and Planning sharpen proposals in art, architecture, and urbanism studios.

School of Architecture and Planning • mit
April 22, 2016 ~4 min

In Profile: Pablo Jarillo-Herrero | MIT News

Experimental physicist explores the wild frontiers of graphene and other ultrathin materials.

Jennifer Chu | MIT News Office • mit
Feb. 24, 2016 ~7 min

Esther Duflo receives Princess of Asturias Award | MIT News

Top Spanish prize awarded to MIT economics professor and J-PAL co-director for contributions to development economics and policies to reduce poverty.

Sophie Beauvais | Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) • mit
May 22, 2015 ~4 min

Mercedes Balcells-Camps speaks at La Caixa award ceremony in Barcelona | MIT News

MIT-Spain co-director describes how a La Caixa Fellowship impacted her research at MIT and led to the creation of the MIT-Spain Program.

Caroline Knox | MISTI • mit
April 30, 2015 ~3 min

Winning women | MIT News

Study: Fielding more female candidates helps political parties gain votes.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office • mit
April 6, 2015 ~6 min