Signal from 500 million light years away is the first periodic pattern of radio bursts detected.
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MIT analysis uncovers the basis of the severe rainfall declines predicted by many models.
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Neuroscientists delve into how background brightness influences our perception of an object.
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MIT researchers pinpoint mechanism and demonstrate that drugs could help.
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Jacqueline Thomas PhD ’20 recounts her final academic year at MIT, from once-in-a-lifetime field work to a virtual thesis defense.
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New model answers longstanding question of how these sudden flows happen; may expand understanding of Antarctic ice sheets.
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Danielle Frostig, a physics graduate student, is developing an instrument to study how the heaviest elements in the universe are produced.
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Exotic states called Kohn anomalies could offer clues to why some materials have the electronic properties they do.
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Study also finds tax breaks for general business investment have slightly negative effect on innovation.
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Study finds simple changes in road resurfacing practices could improve gas mileage for heavy vehicles and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
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