Bio

The disabled engineer: My storySeptember 9, 2019

When Ken Mitchell walked into the pub to meet his work colleagues socially, he decided to 'come clean' and use his walking stick - with that, he receive...
Mech

Smart sink could help save waterAugust 26, 2019

An experiment with a water-saving 'smart' faucet shows potential for reducing water use. The catch? Unbeknown to study participants, the faucet's smarts...
Chem

A material way to make Mars habitableJuly 29, 2019

Research suggests that regions of the Martian surface could be made habitable with a material - silica aerogel - that mimics Earth's atmospheric gree...

Civil

Paving sustainablyMay 29, 2019

Researchers at the MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub study the many factors that influence a pavement’s environmental footprint

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