Buzz Aldrin, alumnus and former astronaut — who has written a new book to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the moon landing — reflects on his life and work.
Carl Dietrich invents an aircraft that’s also a car.
Richard and Linda Hardy give MIT $800,000 to support a fellowship in aeronautics and astronautics.
David Thompson, ‘76, gives MIT a scholarship to honor his parents.
Insight into Alzheimer’s, cutting aircraft noise, and more.
Non-invasive cancer testing, the world’s smallest rocket engine, and more.
Much of the aero/astro faculty is involved in sports-related research. The same engineering principles apply to airplanes and sporting goods.
Designer fish, spinning stars, and more.