Jennifer Wiseman ’87 and Mark Shelhamer, ScD ’90, bonded over their love of space at MIT. Today they’re married, and both are senior scientists at NASA.
Turing winner loves to solve practical problems.
Alumnus engineers orchards.
A new kind of accelerometer could bring sophisticated motion sensing to even cheap mobile phones.
Startup Chemisense is developing a wearable chemical sensor that could help asthma sufferers avoid attacks.
Do robots kill jobs? Not necessarily.
Apple and Samsung still dominate globally, but smaller players are challenging in fast-growing markets.
Who cares about Satoshi Nakamoto? Someone else has made Bitcoin what it is and has the most power over its destiny.
Applied Materials has started shipping equipment that could help double the energy storage of batteries.
The NSA’s deputy director at the time of the Snowden leaks argues that it makes sense for the agency to simultaneously aim to compromise and improve online security.