Glenn Curtiss's aeronautical innovations outlasted the Wright brothers'. But his biggest contribution to aviation was an Albany-Manhattan flight many deemed suicidal.
What the U.S. could learn about patenting life forms--and about civic engagement--by looking to Canada.
The telecom industry doesn't need more bandwidth. It needs ways to get people to use the bandwidth they have.
Straight from the lab: technology's first draft
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Athletics at MIT has a new facility and a more inclusive approach to recreation and eduction.
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For the first time ever, all freshmen will live in MIT housing, a decision that has precipitated significant change on campus.
A newly approved radio technology promises wireless home electronics and positioning systems accurate to the centimeter. But opponents say it could also mean dead cell phones, thwarted satellite reception--even plane wrecks.