Topic: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
A new book casts doubt on Alexander Graham Bell's role as the telephone's creator.
01/08/2008 12:00 am
The whale's tiny ancestor, how global warming may be hurting plants' carbon-fixing ability, and the mystery of Mars's missing limestone
01/03/2008 12:00 am
California start-up Meraki powers several thousand wireless networks across 70 countries, bringing the Internet to those who otherwise could never afford it.
12/12/2007 12:00 am
Engineers call it 'crowd farming.' If it works, you could help power city lights just by taking a stroll.
09/26/2007 01:00 am
More robots are in the marketplace but a 'Frankenstein complex' prevents their wide acceptance, among other things.
05/31/2007 01:00 am
Nanotechnology is giving batteries, often considered a weak link in electronics, a much-needed boost.
03/15/2007 01:00 am
A UN-led group is grappling with the growing crisis of high-tech trash.
03/08/2007 12:00 am