Agence France-Presse | Friday November 20, 2015
One of the most promising areas is clothing that integrates computers and can practically think for itself.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 16, 2015
Astronomers have discovered a new Venus-like rocky exoplanet 39 light years away, which may be cool enough to potentially host an atmosphere.
Health | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 16, 2015
Uncomfortable with your wristband fitness tracker? Now you can bury it somewhere in your closet as your smartphone would be your new fitness tracker, say researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 12, 2015
THE has singled out the year as one of Asian progress, with the US holding 31 positions - down from 34 last year -while Asia holds 25 positions in the Top 100, up from 18 last year.
Associated Press | Thursday October 8, 2015
Students will be able to take a semester of free online courses and then pay a "modest fee" and pass an exam to earn a MicroMaster's credential.
Health | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 22, 2015
Researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a protein-based sensor that can detect a particular DNA sequence in a cell and then trigger a specific response, such as cell death.
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday September 16, 2015
US universities lead the world in scientific innovation but face strong competition from Asian rivals with close ties to industry, according to a detailed analysis of academic papers and patent filings.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 15, 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has retained its position as the leading varsity in the world while no Indian institution could make it to the top 100, according to a global university ranking released today.
NDTV Auto Team | Monday September 7, 2015
Toyota will be investing $50 million over to the next five years to set up joint research centers at Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for developing 'intelligent' self-driving cars.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 6, 2015
Scientists at CERN have produced tiny droplets of a state of matter thought to have existed right at the birth of the universe, after slamming particles together at high energy in the Large Hadron Collider (LHC).
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 3, 2015
NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) observatory - launched in January this year to map global soil moisture and detect whether soils are frozen or thawed on the Earth - has lost its radar which can no longer return data.
India News | Press Trust of Inda | Friday July 31, 2015
Scientists, including those of Indian-origin, have designed a cheap prosthetic knee that mimics normal walking motion and are testing the prototype in India, where about 230,000 above-knee amputees currently live.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 12, 2015
Convicted Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could stand trial on state charges for the murder of a police officer despite being on death row at a federal prison, a report said Saturday.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday July 7, 2015
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who has been sentenced to death, filed a motion in federal court on Monday seeking a new trial, according to court records.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 1, 2015
High-stakes nuclear talks went into extra time Wednesday after Iran and world powers missed yet another midnight deadline to strike a ground-breaking deal to curb Tehran's nuclear programme.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balausbramanian (With Inputs from PTI) | Thursday June 18, 2015
Charles Correa, the face of modern architecture in India, passed away here last night after a brief illness. He was 84.
World News | Reuters | Thursday May 28, 2015
"The defendant had the tools and the ability to change the course of history," Rogers said. "He chose to say nothing, and because of that, he has taken everything away from us. He has taken our son."
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 20, 2015
NASA's new Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) mission to map global soil moisture and detect whether soils are frozen or thawed has begun science operations.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Monday April 27, 2015
An Indian-origin scientist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, who has developed artificial human microlivers for drug testing, has won a prestigious 250,000 dollars Heinz award for her work in tissue engineering and disease detection.
Kanpur News | Written by Niha Masih | Friday April 10, 2015
In a house in Kanpur, calorie counting has been abandoned for a large box of mithai after Ayush Sharma, 17, discovered that he has been accepted at the world-famous Massachusetts's Institute of Technology or MIT.
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Thursday March 12, 2015
Indian government scientists have dismissed a new Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, IT study that says the swine flu virus in India has mutated and is deadlier, leading to a more severe outbreak this year. This year, over 1400 people have died of swine flu across India.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 12, 2015
Swine flu - influenza A (H1N1) pandemic 2009 virus - that has killed over 1,500 people and left more than 27,000 people infected in India has acquired mutations that make it more dangerous than previously circulating strains of H1N1 influenza, a team of Indian-origin scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has discovered.
World News | Reuters | Thursday March 12, 2015
A Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer who found a colleague in his squad car covered in blood three nights after the Boston Marathon bombing frantically repeated two words into his radio "officer down, officer down."
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Ten Indian-Americans are among the 67 new members and 12 foreign associates elected to America's prestigious National Academy of Engineering (NAE) for their pioneering works in the field of technology.