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A rentable “cool chain” to keep India’s food fresh wins $12K at the first MITFAC Innovation Prize. http://mitsha.re/4nk5xU

#innovation #food #India #engineering #MIT
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Congratulations to scientists and engineers of the #LIGO Scientific Collaboration, who have won a special $3 million #BreakthroughPrize in Fundamental Physics for their work in detecting gravitational waves!

#gravitationalwaves #science #discovery #einstein #MIT
Team that detected gravitational waves to share $3 million prize.
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They deserve 300 million, and even that would not be sufficient. 
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MIT’s Chakraborty, Lynch, Ploegh, and Sabatini have been elected to the National Academy of Sciences. Congrats!

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Chakraborty, Lynch, Ploegh, and Sabatini honored for research achievements.
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Very responsible recognition. .Congratulations to all !!
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Ten science journalists have been selected to the @KSJatMIT Class of 2016-17 http://mitsha.re/4nkoY4

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Ten journalists have been selected to join the KSJ Program at MIT, a global fellowship program for journalists covering science, technology, health, and the environment.
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When are the next robotics engineer's going to be selected?
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"MIT Campus Reflections" by Jason Mrachina. #aroundMIT
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Meet Colette Heald, associate professor in the MIT Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences and MIT Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering who studies how particles affect air quality and climate.

#science #engineering #environment #MIT #womeninSTEM
Colette Heald studies atmospheric gases and particles, and how they affect air quality and climate.
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A new MIT study finds dust mites don’t just cause allergies — they can also harm DNA.

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Allergies induced by dust mites can harm DNA in lung cells.
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The Force is strong in the Infinite Corridor. #Maythe4thBeWithYou #StarWarsDay
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Yeah, it is!
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Three-peat! MIT students again dominated at the [@Mathematical Association of America]'s Putnam #Math Competition, winning the team title and the Elizabeth Lowell Putnam Prize for the highest-scoring female competitor.

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MIT places first in Putnam Mathematical Competition for third year in a row.
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Is there life beyond the solar system? Three exoplanets co-discovered by scientists in the MIT Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Science are raising new hopes of finding out.

#space #science #exoplanets #astronomy #MIT
Just 40 light years from Earth, planets are best targets so far for search for extraterrestrial life.
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Yeah, how we gonna get there. No use in discovering habitable plants if we aren't able to use them. What for. You
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A fascinating new technique from the [@MIT Department of Physics] spots active motion in cells. Watch: http://mitsha.re/4ncRwj

#biophysics #cells #physics #biology #MIT
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nice info for my research
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