A materials chemist who is discovering the wonders of abalone shells wins Lemelson MIT prize.
U.S. Rep. Michael Capuano has filed a bill in Congress named after slain MIT Officer Sean Collier that would extend federal benefits to campus police.
A bill that would posthumously honor the dream of slain MIT officer Sean Collier to be appointed to the Somerville Police Department is moving quickly through the legislature.
An astronaut with local ties is one of two astronauts making a hastily planned spacewalk Saturday to try to fix an ammonia leak in the power system of the International Space Station.
Middlesex County prosecutors say they’re building a murder case against the suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings for the death of an MIT police officer.
An MIT police officer was shot on campus near the Stata Center Thursday night.
Swartz, an Internet activist, was facing prosecution for hacking MIT’s system when he committed suicide earlier this year.
The president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has announced that the school will voluntarily make public some documents related to the prosecution of late Internet freedom activist Aaron Swartz.
Nikolai Begg has invented a mechanical device for doctors that helps with minimally invasive surgery.
The caller identified MIT President Rafael Reif as the target, and said the alleged gunman was retaliating against people involved in the suicide of Aaron Swartz.