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.
World News | Noelle Hancock Bloomberg | Tuesday September 22, 2015
A few years ago Tara and Sasha Bouis had such a moment. They were anchored in their favorite bay near St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands. After years of living in the islands, this had become their favorite place to watch the sun set. Everything was perfect but one thing was missing: pizza.
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.
Neil Irwin, The New York Times | Saturday September 12, 2015
Stanford University has lured an all-star lineup of economists to Palo Alto, California, in the last few years - and fended off Harvard's and MIT's attempts to woo Stanford economists.
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.
Press Trust of India | Saturday September 5, 2015
The new system automatically turns CAD files into visual models that users can modify in real time.
Associated Press | Saturday September 5, 2015
The financial commitment announced Friday will be made over the next five years at joint research centers.
Manish Singh | Monday August 24, 2015
MIT showcased a new modulo camera and image processing technology that works like a HDR camera without the limitations.
NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday August 19, 2015
The researchers are working on projects that can have a huge impact in the developing world.
Manish Singh | Thursday August 6, 2015
Researchers at MIT and Google have teamed up to devise an algorithm that removes all such reflections and obstructions from photos.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 5, 2015
Partnering robots with the environment to improve dexterity is an approach called "extrinsic dexterity".
Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
Anil Kumble himself was at the MIT campus recently and dropped in at one of the institute's lab to have a look at the work in progress on the ball tracking devices.
NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday July 8, 2015
To study the impact of gender, researchers created 1,000 simulated users - and had them visit 100 top employment sites.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 30, 2015
The system called CodePhage repairs software errors by transferring code from a "donor" application to the program it is repairing.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Friday June 19, 2015
The 'Humans of Bombay' Facebook page often shares some beautiful and inspiring stories. This one is definitely among them.
Press Trust of India | Monday June 1, 2015
The robot can 'see' with the use of onboard LIDAR, and is now the first four-legged robot that can run and jump over obstacles autonomously.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 17, 2015
MIT scientists have cracked the science behind the dress that went viral on the internet after some saw it as black and blue while others perceived it to be gold and white.
Indo Asian News Service | Monday May 11, 2015
The new programming approach developed by MIT engineers enables robots perform high-level decision-making.
World News | Reuters | Thursday May 7, 2015
Turkey on Wednesday arrested four prosecutors and a gendarme officer for trying to carry out a search of Syria-bound trucks belonging to the state intelligence agency that they suspected of illegally carrying arms for rebels fighting Syria's government.
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.
Offbeat | Tuesday April 7, 2015
Getting admission in an Ivy League university is a dream for many.
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.