Mesoamerican copper smelting technology aided colonial weaponry

Spanish conquerors depended on indigenous expertise to keep up their munitions supplies, archaeologists have found.

David L. Chandler | MIT News Office • mit
March 31, 2020 ~7 min

Breaking up with political brokers, citizens may find electoral independence | MIT News

Doctoral student Tesalia Rizzo tests methods for thwarting middlemen who pose a substantial barrier to democratic representation in Mexico and other nations.

Leda Zimmerman | Department of Political Science • mit
April 17, 2018 ~7 min

A deep dive into the effects of trade | MIT News

MIT economist David Atkin looks beneath the surface of global commerce.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office • mit
Feb. 4, 2018 ~8 min

Tech and Tec: Nanoscale international engagement | MIT News

Monterrey Tec Chairman José Antonio Fernández Carbajal tours MIT.nano during his first meeting as the newest member of the MIT Corporation.

Tina Gilman | MIT.nano • mit
Nov. 2, 2017 ~3 min

Targeted, crowdsourced aid for Mexican earthquake victims | MIT News

MIT team’s online platform links those who need aid with those who can help. (Este artículo está disponible en español.)

School of Architecture and Planning • mit
Sept. 24, 2017 ~5 min

The U.S. and Mexico: What’s the way forward? | MIT News

MIT event offers look at how U.S.-Mexico relations could revive.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office • mit
May 15, 2017 ~6 min

Mexico City “Better World” event showcases the MIT community in Latin America | MIT News

Guest speakers offer stories of MIT’s connectivity and innovation.

MIT Resource Development • mit
April 12, 2017 ~5 min

3 Questions: Lourdes Melgar on Mexico’s energy reform | MIT News

MIT alumna, Robert Wilhelm Fellow, and former Mexican government official discusses opportunities and challenges of recent reforms.

Mary Potts | MIT Energy Initiative • mit
March 22, 2017 ~5 min

Engaged neighbors | MIT News

Scholars at MIT and in Mexico collaborate on projects spanning design, technology, and art.

Ken Shulman | School of Architecture and Planning • mit
March 21, 2017 ~7 min

Transit-oriented development for Mexico City | MIT News

DUSP practicum proposes new approaches to mobility and housing in urban neighborhoods.

Ken Shulman | School of Architecture and Planning • mit
Feb. 2, 2017 ~8 min