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E-ZPass takes a toll

9 years ago from MIT Research

Eighteen months of road trips between Boston and New York and one Eureka moment inspired MIT economist Amy Finkelstein to study the hidden cost of E-ZPass, the popular electronic toll...

Seafoam hits fan over hurricane research

9 years ago from MIT Research

Kerry Emanuel, MIT professor of meteorology, answers questions about his latest complex hurricane research, the results of which, he says, validate the connection he found between global warming and hurricane...