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School of Science honors postdocs and research staff with 2018 Infinite Kilometer Awards

…Science is also currently accepting nominations for its Infinite Mile Awards. All School of Science employees are eligible, and nominations are due by Feb. 15, 2019. The Infinite Mile…

School of Science honors postdocs and research staff with 2019 Infinite Kilometer Awards

…of Science is also currently accepting nominations for its Infinite Mile Awards. All School of Science employees are eligible, and nominations are due by Feb. 15, 2019. The Infinite…

School of Science honors research staff with 2016 Infinite Kilometer Awards

…Space Research; Wenjing Wang, postdoc, Department of Chemistry; and Feng-Ju Weng, research scientist, McGovern Institute for Brain Research. School of Science http://news.mit.edu/2016/school-science-honors-research-staff-2016-infinite-kilometer-awards-0104 2016-01-04 07:46:01 10307 Read Original Article Link http://news.mit.edu/2016/school-science-honors-research-staff-2016-infinite-kilometer-awards-0104…

NASA Awards Launch Services Contract for Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite

NASA has selected SpaceX to provide launch services for the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) mission. TESS will launch aboard a Falcon 9 v1.1 launch vehicle, with liftoff…

History

…Data System with a Central Node located at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and a set of Discipline Nodes at other sites. The Center housed that part of the Geosciences Node

Rainer Weiss wins Princess of Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific Research

…numerous awards, including the 2016 Kavli Prize in Astrophysics, a Special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics, the 2016 Gruber Prize in Cosmology, and the Shaw Prize in Astronomy. The Princess…

Remembering Ronald McNair

…Omega Psi Phi, and a visiting lecturer in Physics at Texas Southern University. Awards Posthumously awarded the Congressional Space Medal of Honor. Special Honors Graduated magna cum laude from North…

John Belcher receives MIT Excellence Award

Each year, the MIT community comes together to celebrate the extraordinary accomplishments of staff and community members at the MIT Excellence Awards and Collier Medal Ceremony. The MIT Excellence Awards

Rainer Weiss wins Kavli Prize in Astrophysics

…Foundation, who spoke as part of the awards announcement. “Humming with signals” Weiss received his BS in 1955 and his PhD in 1962, both from MIT. After appointments at Tufts…

Three MIT graduate students awarded 2018 Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

…experiences as freedom fighters for Indian independence. Nety’s research projects throughout high school, including cancer imaging research conducted at Stanford, earned regional and national-level awards. In June 2017, she earned…