Antidepressant restores youthful flexibility to aging inhibitory neurons
A "GPS for inside your body"
Biological engineers discover new antibiotic candidates
Light from ancient quasars helps confirm quantum entanglement
Investigating Earth’s earliest life
Advancing undersea optical communications
More efficient security for cloud-based machine learning
Sprawling galaxy cluster found hiding in plain sight
Design tool reveals a product’s many possible performance tradeoffs
MIT mathematicians solve age-old spaghetti mystery
In neutron stars, protons may do the heavy lifting
Novel optics for ultrafast cameras create new possibilities for imaging
3Q: A bold mission to touch the sun
Study suggests glaucoma may be an autoimmune disease
Artificial intelligence model “learns” from patient data to make cancer treatment less toxic
The debate over how working memory works
Krithika Ramchander and Andrea Beck awarded J-WAFS fellowships for water solutions
Neuroscientists get at the roots of pessimism
Introducing the latest in textiles: Soft hardware
Holding law-enforcement accountable for electronic surveillance
Sensor could help doctors select effective cancer therapy
Mass timber: Thinking big about sustainable construction
A targeted approach to treating glioma
Study: Hole in ionosphere is caused by sudden stratospheric warming
How Africans developed scientific knowledge of the deadly tsetse fly
On-chip optical filter processes wide range of light wavelengths
Featured video: If the spacesuit fits
China could face deadly heat waves due to climate change
The price of the pledge
How to improve critical hurricane-related supply chains
3Q: Richard Milner on a new U.S. particle accelerator
Helping computers perceive human emotions
Environmental regulation in a polarized culture
A mathematical view on cell packing
Cell-sized robots can sense their environment
Doctors rely on more than just data for medical decision making
Rebecca Masterson appointed AeroAstro principal research scientist
As brain extracts meaning from vision, study tracks progression of processing
Light-controlled polymers can switch between sturdy and soft
X-ray data may be first evidence of a star devouring a planet
Study finds climate determines shapes of river basins
A new way to measure women’s and girls’ empowerment in impact evaluations
Kristala Prather: Advancing energy-efficient biochemistry
New study again proves Einstein right
Sound waves reveal diamond cache deep in Earth’s interior
New materials improve delivery of therapeutic messenger RNA
3Q: Janet Conrad on the first detection of a neutrino’s cosmic source
Molecular clock could greatly improve smartphone navigation
Smart office enables a personalized workplace atmosphere
A solution for urban storm flooding
Scientists sharpen the edges of cancer chemotherapy
Could gravitational waves reveal how fast our universe is expanding?
Cooling buildings worldwide
Making nuclear energy safer and more affordable
What separates the strong from weak among connections in the brain
Nanoparticles give immune cells a boost
Project to elucidate the structure of atomic nuclei at the femtoscale
Kirigami-inspired technique manipulates light at the nanoscale
J-PAL North America’s Education, Technology, and Opportunity Innovation Competition announces inaugural partners
Automating molecule design to speed up drug development
An AI system for editing music in videos
“Blind” Cheetah 3 robot can climb stairs littered with obstacles
Study finds potential in brackish groundwater desalination
Study shows where brain transforms seeing into doing
Let it rain! New coatings make natural fabrics waterproof
Neural implants modulate microstructures in the brain with pinpoint accuracy
Restricting a key cellular nutrient could slow tumor growth
Personalized “deep learning” equips robots for autism therapy
Low-cost prosthetic foot mimics natural walking
What is the likely outcome of a trade war between the U.S. and the rest of the world?
Advancing knowledge in medical and genetic sciences
3Q: Nancy Hopkins on the impact and potential of cancer prevention
Researchers decode molecule that gives living tissues their flexibility
How music lessons can improve language skills
Discovering hidden stories in the Flint water crisis
MIT scientists discover fundamental rule of brain plasticity