Device could provide pressurized steam to run autoclaves without the need for electricity in off-grid areas.
Nov. 18, 2020 • ~7 min
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Aerogels for solar devices and windows are more transparent than glass.
Feb. 25, 2020 • ~17 min
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Whisk-shaped device absorbs trace contaminants, preserves them in dry state that can be shipped to labs for analysis.
Feb. 25, 2020 • ~9 min
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New research provides a look at how India could meet its climate targets while maintaining economic growth
July 31, 2019 • ~5 min
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A new concept for thermal energy storage involves a material that absorbs heat as it melts and releases it as it resolidifies.
Dec. 19, 2018 • ~15 min
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New design can be tuned to an individual’s body weight and size.
June 26, 2018 • ~9 min
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Technology captures water evaporating from cooling towers; prototype to be installed on MIT’s Central Utility Plant.
June 8, 2018 • ~8 min
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Tata Center for Technology and Design program "aims to close the gap between ideas and implementation," says program director Jason Prapas.
June 6, 2018 • ~4 min
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New principled approach helps autonomous underwater vehicles explore the ocean in an intelligent, energy-efficient manner.
May 9, 2018 • ~9 min
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MIT principal investigators will receive funding and support for projects seeking an impact in the developing world.
April 12, 2018 • ~1 min
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