A small, powerful rope-climbing device can pull a person up 30 stories in 30 seconds.
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By measuring nanoscale forces, researchers learn to make lithium-ion batteries that pull themselves together.
Better models are rapidly defining the uncertainties ahead, says leading climate scientist Ronald Prinn.
Using tiny bubbles to perform logical operations could lead to smart lab-on-a-chip devices for drug discovery and chemical and biological analyses.
Researchers aim to cut carbon-dioxide emissions by shedding light on the nanostructure of cement.
A new program at MIT is developing the next generation of technologies to uncover the hidden secrets of our brain.
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Researchers find a way to make liquid fuels from waste cheaply and without the pollution produced by earlier methods.
MIT researchers develop microphotonic devices for communications, clearing the way for higher-performance optical networks.