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At Formula Student Germany 2019, MIT Driverless and TU Driverless competed together against teams from all over the world.

Racing into the future of autonomous driving

Jul 14th, 2020

After a third-place finish at last year's Formula Student Germany, MIT Driverless team aims to...

Prof. Bourouiba

Capturing a sneeze

Mar 31st, 2020

High-speed video cameras capture the spread of a sneeze or cough in the Bourouiba Lab....

Students in Maker Musicales, a music making program in Chile

Full steam ahead for remote K-12 learning

Mar 27th, 2020

On March 19th, MIT cancelled all in-person K-12 student programming for the summer of 2020. For...


Pivot, and pivot again in the time of Covid-19

Mar 27th, 2020

The last few weeks at the Edgerton Center have been nothing short of extraordinary. After MIT...

Finding time to chat at the Edgerton Student Shop Opening

Edgerton Center celebrates reopening of its student shop in Building 6C

Feb 4th, 2020

Edgerton Center celebrates reopening its student shop in Building 6C. Its former location,...


New home for the Edgerton Center Student Shop

Oct 28th, 2019

The Edgerton Center Student Shop has found a new home. Beginning life in 1998 in the basement of...

Left to right: Prof. Hogan, Jaya Narain, Robert Bond, Prof. Frey, Sam Schmidt

From 3-D printed limbs to semi-autonomous race cars

Oct 21st, 2019

In early October, the International Design Center and the Edgerton Center hosted a panel...

In the tunnel at SpaceX Competition in Hawthorne, California

Overcoming obstacles with an electric hovercraft

Aug 28th, 2019

MIT Hyperloop II team places first among U.S. universities at 2019 SpaceX Hyperloop Pod...

Kathleen Brandes (right) from MIT and Cyril Trap from TU Delft run final autonomous system checks before the FSG race.

MIT-Delft University of Technology team places third in Formula Student Germany driverless competition

Aug 16th, 2019

MIT-Delft University of Technology team places third in Formula Student Germany driverless...


WGBH visits the Engineering Design Workshop

Jul 26th, 2019

In July, Aaron Schachter, host of WGBH’s On Campus Radio podcast, visited the Edgerton Center’s...