Low intensity pulses of visible light are fired at the target, with each photon corresponding to a single pixel in the image
Palm-sized cubes use flywheels and magnets to snap together with future applications including emergency repairs and configurable furniture
Under extreme temperatures photons were made to behave like molecules - a feat previously thought impossible
It’s topped the world university rankings for the second year running, but what gives Massachusetts Institute of Technology the wow factor?
By his own account, Amar Bose was an inventor first, a teacher second and a businessman third. But the company he created not only revolutionised audio technology but made his surname alone a shorthand for high-end sound systems around the world.
First appearance since arrest for attack suspect whose brother died in shoot-out
Online tool uses individuals' Gmail metadata to create accurate maps of personal relationships
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A police officer for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been shot and killed at the campus outside of Boston, authorities said today. No arrests had been made and a manhunt was on for the shooter.
US universities offer software which they claim can instantly grade students' essays and short written answers
Student apologises for accessing question database
A third runway at Heathrow would triple the number of early deaths from pollution linked to the airport, a new study claims.
The actress Dame Julie Andrews, star of Mary Poppins and The Sound of Music, is working with scientists developing artificial vocal cords that might restore her voice.
It is the latest culinary invention to be hailed as the best thing since sliced bread: the non-stick ketchup bottle.
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