Modeling study shows battery reuse systems could be profitable for both electric vehicle companies and grid-scale solar operations.
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Instrument may help scientists assess the ocean’s response to climate change.
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After delivering novel computational methods for nuclear problems, nuclear science and engineering PhD candidate Pablo Ducru plunges into startup life.
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Atmospheric chemist is recognized for her “leadership in working toward real-world solutions to address the global climate crisis.”
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In the Maldives, an MIT team is conducting experiments to combat sea-level rise by redirecting natural sand movement.
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When they encounter nutrient oases in the marine desert, marine bacteria release a gas involved in climate regulation.
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MIT’s vice president for research identifies three areas that show particular promise for climate action.
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Online panel discussion hosted by MIT explores best practices for mitigating climate-related risk.
April 16, 2020 • ~10 min
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Committing to aggressive conservation efforts could rebuild ocean habitats and species populations in a few decades.
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MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub researchers are investigating how the layouts, or textures, of cities influence extreme weather events.
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