How bombardier beetles bomb

For as long as researchers have been studying the bombardier beetle they have been baffled by their ability to produce

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New method removes micropollutants from water

A team of MIT researchers has developed a new way to clear pollutants from water, even when present in extremely

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Sea sponge could be the first animal on Earth

New genetic analyses led by MIT researchers confirm that sea sponges are the source of a curious molecule found in

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Study Break

Imobilare is a b-boy crew at MIT that provides opportunities for students to learn how to breakdance and improve their

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New coating could prevent pipeline clogging

Researchers at MIT have developed a coating that could stop the buildup of hydrate ices that slow or block oil

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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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