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Discovery Science

Seeing the Light

Aging Brain Initiative researchers discover a potential Alzheimer's therapy

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Health of the Planet

Energy Endgame

What might a landscape shaped by oil look like when the world no longer relies on fossil fuels?

The subject's Fall 2016 lecturers included associate professor of aeronautics and astronautics Hamsa Balakrishnan, whose work includes a collaboration with the Federal Aviation Administration and major US airports to upgrade air traffic control tools. Photo: Bryce Vickmark.

Flight School

A roster of experts steers students through the inner workings of the airline industry

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Human Health

From fighting cancer to promoting stability, Andrew Lo harnesses the tools and technologies of finance for the common good. Photo: Joe Pugliese/August Image, LLC

Fully Invested

Andrew Lo harnesses the tools and technologies of finance for the common good

Hot Shots

MIT postdocs deliver a disruptive rapid vaccine development platform

Civil and environmental engineering professor Lydia Bourouiba, pictured with graduate student Yongji Wong, collects and analyzes data on the spread of infectious disease. Photo: Lillie Paquette

Leading with Data

In their own words: MIT faculty on advancing health in a data-rich era

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Innovation and Entrepreneurship

At MIT, Tiandra Ray '15 specialized in computational design; her thesis focused on the connection between built environments and mental health. Photo: M. Scott Brauer

The Lens of Design

New initiatives from the School of Architecture and Planning sharpen MIT's focus on design-based learning

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Teaching Learning and Living

Setting a Place

Alumni anchor their support of student life in the highlights of their own MIT years

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