Trying too hard can make learning languages harder.
Technology could lead to e-readers, smartphones, and displays that let users dispense with glasses.
Weeks after finishing his freshman year, an MIT student became the youngest pilot to fly around the world.
Hugh Herr, SM ’93, isn’t just developing more capable prosthetic limbs. He’s rethinking what humans can do.
A few carbon capture and sequestration projects are under way, but economics and politics are holding the technology back.
Startup Alphabet Energy has its first product: what it says is the world’s largest thermoelectric generator.
An app called Yovo uses a clever trick to make it hard to preserve its ephemeral messages.
Investor Peter Thiel has inspiring advice for wanna-be entrepreneurs, but he is unrealistic about where technology really comes from.
The FDA ordered 23andMe to stop selling its health tests. But for the intrepid, genome knowledge is still available.