Tag: MIT

MIT Takes Down Hyperloop Pod Design Honors

MIT Takes Down Hyperloop Pod Design Honors

Despite thousand and thousands of entries, one of the United States’ most prestigious engineering schools once again showed its class by winning the Elon Musk sponsored hyperloop pod design contest. From white paper “fantasy” to reality, the hyperloop is coming […]

MIT Rejects Demand to Divest Fossil-Fuel Investments

MIT Rejects Demand to Divest Fossil-Fuel Investments

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) joined Yale and Harvard  in rejecting the demand of a student-led group to divest its investment in fossil fuels. Approximately 5% of MIT’s $13.5 billion Endowment is invested in fossil-fuel companies. MIT announced initiatives to […]