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MIT undergraduates use the MIT.nano labs to tinker at the nanoscale, exploring spectrometry, nanomaterial synthesis, photovoltaics, sensor fabrication, and other topics. They also have an uncommon undergraduate experience – dressing up in a bunny suit and doing hands-on research in a clean room. In the fall 2021 semester, these students were part of 6.S059 (Nanotechnology—Design …

As exciting as it can be to hear about a breakthrough 127-qubit quantum computers or promises of 1000 qubits by 2023, the reality is that quantum computing is still not a mainstream computing technology that produces real, game-changing results with massive, obvious and immediate impact. There is still a ton of promise and potential and …

January 10, 2022 – Ugandan children return to class today as the world’s longest school closure ends – but lost learning could lead to high dropout rates in the coming weeks without urgent action , said Save the Children. In March 2020, all schools across the country closed their doors as the COVID-19 pandemic took …

CES had a pretty good year, and that extends to computer monitors, which thankfully were more than just ports. What’s better is that this year’s interesting and feature-packed monitors aren’t just for gamers. Monitors play an even bigger role during the pandemic as the centerpiece of the home office, and manufacturers have responded to that …

A record 4.5 million American workers quit their jobs in November as the ‘big resignation’ continues to hit the job market, according to data released Tuesday by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. Layoff and layoff rates remained unchanged from previous months. And a new poll released today shows most are leaving home in …

Launched in October 2020, MIT and Accenture’s Convergence Initiative for Industry and Technology highlights ways in which industry and technology come together to drive innovation. The five-year initiative aims to achieve its mission through research, education and scholarship. To this end, Accenture has again awarded five annual scholarships to MIT graduate students working on industry …

Tesla reported on Sunday that he delivered 936,000 cars in 2021, an increase of 87% over the previous year, despite the shortage of computer chips that disrupted automotive production around the world. In the fourth quarter alone, the company delivered more than 308,000 vehicles, an increase of 71% from the previous year’s quarter. The overwhelming …

Start with a pair of New York City roaming movies. “Little fugitive” (1953) is a rambling fable about a boy who leaves home to spend the day exploring Coney Island. “Downtown 81”, filmed in the early 1980s but released in 2000, stars Jean-Michel Basquiat as an artist wandering the streets of Lower Manhattan, where he …

Coming from the German experimental music community of the late 1960s, Kraftwerk was formed in Düsseldorf, West Germany, in 1970 by Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider. At the time of its inception, they were an experimental free-form rock band exploring musical improvisations through a variety of instruments, including guitar, bass, drums, organ, and flute. Hütter …

Bettors: How Paddy Power Bet Billions And Change The Game Forever -Aaron Rogan When it comes to brands, Paddy Power is certainly one of Ireland’s most prominent business icons. The aptly named parent company Flutter Entertainment has successfully transformed this original union of three mid-size bookies founded in 1988 into a billion dollar business that …