Articles By MIT News Office
MIT studies of the H5N1 and H7N9 influenza viruses reveal genetic mutations that could result in pandemic flu.
A new study suggests that the collision between India and Asia occurred only 40 million years ago – 10 million years later than previously thought.
Chia-Chiao Lin, an Institute Professor Emeritus at MIT who played a pivotal role in the development of applied mathematics both in the United States and in China, died Sunday in Beijing.
When human red blood cells are infected with malaria, a protein called RESA stiffens the cell membranes, impairing the cells’ ability to travel through blood vessels.
Researchers at MIT, Harvard University, and Seoul National University have engineered a soft autonomous robot that moves much like an earthworm.
MIT linguist reveals how modern English resembles Old Japanese, and other surprising convergences between far-flung tongues.