Mathematician Jim Simons ’58, founder of a wildly successful hedge fund and a philanthropic foundation, now invests in autism and cosmology research that could prove game-changing.
Many African countries have been reluctant to permit GM foods to be grown or imported, but opposition has softened amid a punishing drought.
MIT students worked fast to design an award-winning car for Elon Musk’s high-speed ground transportation concept.
Susumu Tonegawa is finding out how the brain stores and retrieves individual memories.
The aerospace giant aims to beat out Elon Musk by sending the first manned mission to the Red Planet.
Advocates for the visually impaired are talking to companies and legislators about developing vehicles they will be able to drive independently.
A nonprofit is tapping sequencing technology to guide treatment for thousands of patients.
Fanuc, a company that produces robot arms for factories, is trying to get them to learn on the job.
The plant will harvest 90 percent of the carbon dioxide it produces.