MIT researchers are finding ways to make it possible to sculpt items with distinctive signs of handicraft, while controlling the outcome so that the object doesn't stray too far from the desired form.
MIT researchers find a way to boost lithium-air battery performance, with the help of modified viruses.
Associate Professor of Biological Engineering and Brain and Cognitive Sciences Ed Boyden explains optogenetics and how it is used in neurological research.
Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering Jeff Grossman explains photovoltaics/solar cells.
Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Scott Aaronson explains quantum computing.
The cocktail boat and floral pipette are two culinary devices inspired by nature and created through a collaboration between scientists and chefs.
Speaker: Matthew Wilson, MIT Professor of Neuroscience and Picower Scholar Recorded on October 16, 2013
Researchers at MIT explain what exactly an exoplanet or extrasolar planet is, why we study them, and how they can be detected.