The MIT campus was put on lockdown Saturday morning following what turned out to be an unfounded report of a person with a long rifle and body armor spotted inside a campus building.
A federal prosecutor who has been sharply criticized following the suicide of an Internet freedom activist appeared to fight back tears as she defended her office’s handling of a hacking case against him.
Computers in cars can already detect subtle changes in the driver’s body and in driving patterns.
Internet freedom activist Aaron Swartz was “killed by the government,” his father told mourners Tuesday during his son’s funeral in suburban Chicago.
A former fellow at Harvard University’s Center for Ethics, and co-founder of Reddit and activist who fought to make online content free to the public has been found dead.
Tunnels flooded for days. City streets overrun with water. Could we ever see damage like that in Boston?
The Dalai Lama will be in Cambridge and Boston as part of a three-day trip to Massachusetts to speak about religion, meditation, economics, peace and the environment.
The annual U.S. News & World Report rankings are out and five of the top 35 national universities are in Massachusetts.
Scientists have found a cosmic supermom. It’s a galaxy that gives births to more stars in a day than ours does in a year.
“Touchdown confirmed,” said engineer and MIT grad Allen Chen. “We’re safe on Mars.”