Animators spend hours adding textures to objects. A new machine-learning system simplifies the process.
Dec. 10, 2020 • ~5 min
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A team from MIT helped create an image retrieval system to find the closest matches of paintings from different artists and cultures.
July 29, 2020 • ~8 min
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Translated into sound, SARS-CoV-2 tricks our ear in the same way the virus tricks our cells.
April 2, 2020 • ~9 min
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A cohort of transdisciplinary researchers will study the effects of sustained microgravity.
March 25, 2020 • ~8 min
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Algorithm enables one audio signal to glide into another, recreating the “portamento” effect of some musical instruments.
Sept. 27, 2019 • ~7 min
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Made from carbon nanotubes, the new coating is 10 times darker than other very black materials.
Sept. 12, 2019 • ~7 min
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Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory team creates new reprogrammable ink that lets objects change colors using light.
Sept. 10, 2019 • ~6 min
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New research from the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory uses machine learning to customize clothing designs.
Aug. 6, 2019 • ~7 min
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By turning molecular structures into sounds, researchers gain insight into protein structures and create new variations.
June 26, 2019 • ~8 min
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