Fast and forceful gel robots – Robo Channel

Engineers at MIT have fabricated transparent gel robots that can perform a number of fast, forceful tasks, including kicking a

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MIT.nano: An Overview

MIT.nano will be a 200000-square-foot research facility for nanoscale research constructed at the very heart of the MIT campus. (Learn

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Plant-to-human communication

MIT engineers have transformed spinach plants into sensors that can detect explosives and wirelessly relay that information to a handheld

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Predicting the range of droplet sizes for sticky fluids

A team of MIT engineers show they can predict a liquid’s droplet size distribution, including the likelihood of producing very

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MIThenge

At two times during the year, the setting sun aligns with the Infinite Corridor at MIT. In mid November and

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One of the strongest lightweight materials known

A team of MIT engineers has successfully designed a new 3-D material with five percent the density of steel and

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Mathematics at MIT

Mathematics has played an important part at MIT since the founding of the Institute. Mathematics occupies a core intellectual position

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Heat-induced shrinkage

Heat is a powerful force that can affect a material in many ways. For example, almost all solid materials when

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Fast and forceful gel robots

Engineers at MIT have fabricated transparent gel robots that can perform a number of fast, forceful tasks, including kicking a

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A Holiday Chalking

Happy Holidays from MIT. Watch more videos from MIT: http://www.youtube.com/user/MITNewsOffice?sub_confirmation=1 The Massachusetts Institute of … source

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