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December 30, 2014

Cambridge company’s battery may give grid a boost

It might be impossible to catch lightning in a bottle. But an MIT materials science professor, Don Sadoway, has figured out a way to pack it in a box not much bigger than a washing machine.

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December 19, 2014

LayerBio Awarded NIH Grant to Develop a Drug Delivery Device for Cataract Surgery

LayerBio is an MIT spin-off developing novel drug delivery products for ophthalmology and wound care.

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December 10, 2014

MITx’s edX course uses Akselos for complex engineering simulations on Compute Engine

When you enter a tall office building or drive over a giant bridge, it’s likely you don’t think twice about the work that went into ensuring these massive structures stay standing.

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December 8, 2014

Detecting gases wirelessly and cheaply

MIT chemists have devised a new way to wirelessly detect hazardous gases and environmental pollutants, using a simple sensor that can be read by a smartphone.

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