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MIT physicist Rainer Weiss shares Nobel Prize in physics

Rainer Weiss ’55, PhD ’62, professor emeritus of physics at MIT, has won the Nobel Prize in physics for 2017. Weiss won half of the prize, with the…

MIT's Man Vehicle Laboratory turns 50

Founded in 1962, MIT’s Man Vehicle Laboratory (MVL) is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. The laboratory — housed within the MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space…