New Microscope from MIT Engineers Can Scan 2,000 Times Faster Than Commercial Models

Atomic Force Microscopes (AFMs) are specifically designed to capture images of structures as small as a fraction of a nanometer. But scanning these images was very tough. Now MIT engineers have designed an AFM that scans images 2,000 times faster than available models.

Using this high-... read more

Making Full-Automated Vehicles is not Good Idea, Says Mindell

According to MIT engineers, if robotics is planning to make self-driving cars then it is not a good idea as the cars should not be fully driverless. David Mindell, a professor of the History of Engineering and author of Our Robots, Ourselves: Robotics and the Myths of Autonomy, said that he is... read more

MIT Researchers May Have Detected Dark Matter Particles

By making use of the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS), a highly sensitive particle physics detector, a team of researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has generated data that indicates possible existence of dark matter.

Scientists largely believe that nearly 85%... read more

Scientists Design Next-Generation Space Suit for Improved Planetary Travel

It has been reported that the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in collaboration with NASA has designed a next-generation space suit for improved planetary travel.

Flexible BioSuit is space suit that will help astronauts make comfortable movements as compared to bulky and clunky... read more

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