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Q&A: Bruce Lehman, the former head of the U.S. Patent Office, says intellectual property protection is essential for nurturing a knowledge economy in the developing world.
An experimental partnership is bringing MIT and the University of Cambridge together for research and student exchange.
A pioneering female researcher journeys from the factory to the laboratory.
An inventor's philanthropic mission is a lesson to companies that squander resources on patent lawsuits.
A single global patent system could simplify the international patent process. Will the United States sign on?
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New software would let you shop online without disclosing your identity.
MIT engineers are developing technology to study shipwrecks located kilometers beneath the surface of the oceans.