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Links 1 through 10 of 11 by Charlie Schick tagged mit

"The new semi-solid flow batteries pioneered by Chiang and colleagues overcome this limitation, providing a 10-fold improvement in energy density over present liquid flow-batteries, and lower-cost manufacturing than conventional lithium-ion batteries. Because the material has such a high energy density, it does not need to be pumped rapidly to deliver its power. “It kind of oozes,” Chiang says. Because the suspensions look and flow like black goo and could end up used in place of petroleum for transportation, Carter says, “We call it ‘Cambridge crude.’”"

Wicked cool. And I'll point out that, yes, a company has licensed the tech. It's yet another example of Rob Langer's formula - proven tech, high impact paper, and passionate ex-grad students working on it.

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"One of UCSF’s brightest young scientists and a key member of the Bay Area’s emerging synthetic biology community is heading east."

[via @jrkelly]

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"Most computers are prison cells for pixels."

You have to check this out. It's a projector, camera, computer - and can fit into a standard desktop lamp. The video shows the robotic version with gestural control and stuff. Really cool.

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"Nearly three years after a Massachusetts Institute of Technology fraternity prank caused an explosion that severely injured two environmental cleanup volunteers, a six-figure settlement has been reached, the plaintiffs’ lawyer said yesterday."

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Muciscian, Rhodes Scholar, summa cum laude, up-and-coming geneticist with Harvard and MIT pedigree. Makes sense.

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