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November 21, 2013
TIME Assistant Managing Editor Tom Weber will moderate a session, Nurturing Invention, featuring Kripa Varansai, associate professor of mechanical engineering at MIT.
November 20, 2013
"This fundamentally different approach to devising materials could lead to incredibly lightweight and strong structures for aerospace, industrial and consumer products."
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November 18, 2013
"As early as the end of December, the European Space Agency plans to launch GAIA, a star surveyor and mapper, into an orbit beyond the moon."
November 17, 2013
“You can’t just say go get an education because these people are often educated.”
November 15, 2013
"There are thousands of ASEPs, and they get all over the earth, even in places where they have never been used or produced"
November 14, 2013
"MIT's Tangible Media Group releases a video showing their its invention - a table controlled by computer that changes shape via a motion tracker. "
November 11, 2013
"It's first things first: we should know now how climate change is affecting us rather than how it will affect us in 100 years' time."
November 7, 2013
"Of course, the best way to get people to use revolving doors is simply to design them better."
November 7, 2013
"While both mechanisms may be of interest to the scientiﬁc and engineering communities, the development into a device of interest to the culinary arts required an additional step, the mimicry not only of nature's function, but of her elegance"
November 5, 2013
"The video demonstrates how a ball can be 'carried' with the operators hands or a bowl."