How Astrophysicist Sara Seager's PhD work founded the field of exoplanet study
Planetary scientist Sara Seager argues that the concept of exoplanets' "habitable zone" isn't helpful anymore
Determining the underlying drivers of Atlantic ocean temperatures and their effect on hurricane activity
Modeling the diverse world of phytoplankton opens up a predictive view of our own. MIT’s Spectrum Magazine spotlight’s the Darwin Project.
Degrees awarded during the 2015/2016 academic year. Degrees are conferred in September, February and June
MIT EAPS professor Kerry Emanuel remembers a mentor of his, Edward Lorenz
Shell cites MIT climate research as an incentive to push for net-zero emissions energy, Fortune reports.
MIT Scientists Compile List of Potential Gases to Guide Search for Life on Exoplanets
Just 40 light years from Earth, planets are best targets so far for search for extraterrestrial life.
MIT study projects end-of-century climate under different scenarios.