- A heavy working memory load may sink brainwave 'synch' 2018-04-06
- Picower Institute study explains what happens when working memory reaches its full capacity.
- Neuroscientists gain new insights through innovation 2018-11-01
- Speakers at the Picower Institute for Learning and Memory fall symposium highlight advances in microscopy, tissue engineering, and reporters of brain activity.
- “Superhero” robot wears different outfits for different tasks 2017-09-27
- Shape-shifting device from CSAIL can walk, roll, sail, and glide using recyclable exoskeletons.
- Self-driving cars for country roads 2018-05-07
- Today’s autonomous vehicles require hand-labeled 3-D maps, but CSAIL’s MapLite system enables navigation with just GPS and sensors.
- MIT scientists discover fundamental rule of brain plasticity 2018-06-22
- Study reveals how, when a synapse strengthens, its neighbors weaken.
- Making driverless cars change lanes more like human drivers do 2018-05-23
- Algorithm computes “buffer zones” around autonomous vehicles and reassess them on the fly.
- Students demonstrate "calculated imagination" in robot competition 2018-05-15
- Mechanical engineering students in class 2.007 battle for points in Willy Wonka-themed final robot competition.
- Model helps robots navigate more like humans do 2018-10-04
- In simulations, robots move through new environments by exploring, observing, and drawing from learned experiences.
- Josh McDermott receives NAS Troland Research Award 2018-01-17
- Cognitive scientist is recognized for groundbreaking research into how humans hear and interpret sound.