- Worm-inspired material strengthens, changes shape in response to its environment 2017-03-20
- A bio-inspired gel material developed at MIT could help engineers control movements of soft robots.
- Brain circuit enables split-second decisions when cues conflict 2017-04-24
- New findings shed light on how we quickly assess risks and rewards before acting.
- Pinpointing a brain circuit that can keep fears at bay 2016-09-27
- Study suggests path to prolonging treatment effectiveness for phobias or post-traumatic stress disorder.
- “Lost” memories can be found 2016-03-16
- Neuroscientists retrieve missing memories in mice with early Alzheimer’s symptoms.
- First-ever 3-D printed robots made of both solids and liquids 2016-04-06
- System from Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab 3-D prints hydraulically-powered robot bodies, with no assembly required.
- The Force was strong in this robot competition 2017-05-15
- MechE class ends semester with ingeniously designed robots battling on a “Star Wars”-themed playing field.
- A new player in appetite control 2016-10-18
- Brain cells that provide structural support also influence feeding behavior, study shows.
- Using motor babbling and Hebb rules for modeling the development of reaching with obstacles and grasping 2008-05-15
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- Q&A: Running a company in an era of “crazy technological progress” 2017-06-27
- New book by Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson surveys tech’s challenges for business.