MIT Professor Joshua Angrist Shares Nobel Prize In EconomicsAn MIT professor is one of three U.S-based economists who won the 2021 Nobel Prize for economics Monday.
New Device From MIT, Harvard Can Quickly Detect COVID Variants In Saliva SamplesA new device designed by MIT and Harvard University engineers could help diagnose the spread of new COVID variants.
Face Mask That Can Detect COVID Designed By MIT, Harvard ResearchersFace masks have been an important part of keeping people safe during the pandemic - but what if they could do even more?
LISTEN: MIT Scientists Create Eerie Music By Turning Spider Webs Into Virtual InstrumentThe research into the sound of a web may help us one day talk to spiders.
Arrest Warrant Issued For MIT Grad Student Qinxuan Pan In Slaying Of Yale StudentQinxuan Pan is wanted in the Feb. 6 killing of Kevin Jiang, who was found lying outside his car on a New Haven street with multiple gunshot wounds.
NASA Rover 'Perseverance' Lands On Mars With MIT Experiment On BoardNASA’s "Perseverance" rover has landed on Mars to search for evidence of life.
MIT Grad Student 'Person Of Interest' In Connecticut HomicidePolice are searching for 29-year-old Qinxuan Pan as a person of interest in a Saturday night shooting.
MIT Working On App That Could Detect Coronavirus Based On Cough Sound; 'Pandemics Could Be A Thing Of The Past'Could your phone one day tell you if you're likely to have COVID-19 based on the sound of your cough? That's what scientists at MIT envision.
Harvard, MIT Students Part Of Mission To Collect Sample From AsteroidAn SUV-sized spacecraft called “Osiris-Rex” quickly and carefully touched the surface of an asteroid.
MIT Grad Andrea Ghez Shares Nobel Prize For PhysicsAndrea Ghez, a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is one of three scientists to share the 2020 Nobel Prize for physics.
US News College Rankings: 7 Massachusetts Universities Ranked In Top 50Massachusetts is home to some of the country's top institutes of higher education, a new report confirms.
Life On Venus? MIT Astronomers Help Make Surprising Discovery In Planet's CloudsAstronomers from MIT and other universities have found a potential sign of life high in the atmosphere of neighboring Venus.
Boston Mayor, Mass. Colleges Protest Student Immigration Policy, International Students Wonder What's NextInternational students worry about a new immigration policy that could potentially cost them their visas while colleges protest the decision.
Harvard, Northeastern And MIT Sue Trump Administration Over International Student Policy ChangesHarvard, Northeastern and MIT sued the Trump administration over its guidance not allowing foreign students to take online-only courses this fall.
MIT-Designed Robot Could Be Used To Disinfect Schools, Grocery Stores With UV-C LightMIT has designed a robot that is capable of disinfecting the floor of a 4,000-square foot warehouse in only half an hour.