Engaging in “science statesmanship” is essential for path forward on climate and nuclear security, says Moniz.
Engineers develop concept for hybrid heavy-duty trucks
Researchers Daniel Cohn and Leslie Bromberg have developed a concept for a new hybrid, flex-fuel truck concept that runs on gasoline. This alternative has potential to drastically reduce the gas emissions of traditional diesel trucks.
All the ways recycling is broken—and how to fix them
MIT startup Renewlogy is working on technology that turns otherwise recyclable plastics into a low-carbon fuel source.
MIT professor’s quest to solve the worlds battery needs
A profile on Professor Yet-Ming Chiang, founder of six companies( including three battery startups) on his life-long passion for batteries and MIT.
Carbon capture is a policy problem, not a technology problem
Learn about the politics behind carbon capture technology in a recent interview with MITEI Research Scientist Howard Herzog on local NPR station WCAI.
Don’t expect car ownership to become obsolete
An opinion piece in Bloomberg on generational driving trends cites a working paper by MIT professor Christopher Knittel and MIT alumna Elizabeth Murphy, both members of the upcoming Mobility of the Future report.