For first time, astronomers catch asteroid in the act of changing color

August 29, 2019 Asteroid is likely shedding reddish dust, revealing…

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New science blooms after star researchers die, study finds

August 29, 2019 Deaths of prominent life scientists tend to…

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MIT’s fleet of autonomous boats can now shapeshift

August 29, 2019 New capabilities allow “roboats” to change configurations…

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Robotic thread is designed to slip through the brain’s blood vessels

August 28, 2019 Magnetically controlled device could deliver clot-reducing therapies…

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MIT engineers build advanced microprocessor out of carbon nanotubes

August 28, 2019 New approach harnesses the same fabrication processes…

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Ultrathin 3-D-printed films convert energy of one form into another

August 28, 2019 Low-cost “piezoelectric” films produce voltage when under…

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Two studies reveal benefits of mindfulness for middle school students

August 26, 2019 Focusing awareness on the present moment can…

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What’s the best way to cut vehicle greenhouse-gas emissions?

August 26, 2019 Study finds that in some locations, lightweight…

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A much less invasive way to monitor pressure in the brain

August 23, 2019 New technique could help doctors determine whether…

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Using CRISPR to program gels with new functions

August 22, 2019 Smart materials change properties in response to…

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New method classifies brain cells based on electrical signals

August 22, 2019 Making electrophysiology more informative, team shows how…

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Study: Climate change could pose danger for Muslim pilgrimage

August 22, 2019 When the Hajj comes in summertime, in…

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Study links certain metabolites to stem cell function in the intestine

August 22, 2019 Molecules called ketone bodies may improve stem…

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High-precision technique stores cellular “memory” in DNA

August 22, 2019 Engineers program human and bacterial cells to…

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Artificial intelligence could help data centers run far more efficiently

August 21, 2019 MIT system “learns” how to optimally allocate…

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A battery-free sensor for underwater exploration

August 20, 2019 Submerged system uses the vibration of “piezoelectric”…

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