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Psychology degree leads to research on Alzheimer's Disease

Psychology degree leads to research on Alzheimer's Disease

Crown Point's Adam Bero recently began studying Alzheimer’s disease on the molecular level as part of a two-year, $100,000 research fellowship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

August 28, 2013 12:00 am
PHIL WIELAND: Population map shows dots all, folks

PHIL WIELAND: Population map shows dots all, folks

Everyone in North America is more than a number. Thanks to an MIT grad student, apparently with lots of time on his hands, everyone in the United States, Canada and Mexico now is also a dot.

April 26, 2013 12:00 am

Authorities: Report of gunman at MIT was a hoax

BOSTON | Authorities say a report of a gunman on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus was a hoax and there is no threat to public safety.

February 23, 2013 2:30 pm
Origami takes on new facets, new fans

Origami takes on new facets, new fans

Origami, which began hundreds of years ago in Japan, has in recent decades attracted the attention of artists, scientists and mathematicians, said Vanessa Gould, director of the 2010 documentary "Between the Folds."

December 20, 2012 12:00 am
Friendly flushing: Water-efficient toilets help make sustainable homes

Friendly flushing: Water-efficient toilets help make sustainable homes

Commode, can, the Oval Office, and the Super Bowl. Throne, pot, loo, John. The royal flush.

December 13, 2012 12:00 am
Thea Bowman student attends summer MIT program

Thea Bowman student attends summer MIT program

A 16-year-old Thea Bowman Leadership Academy senior participated in the Minority Introduction to Engineering and Science program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology summer program.

December 03, 2012 12:00 am
From elegant glass maker to top electronics school

From elegant glass maker to top electronics school

VALPARAISO | The three-story, grayish-brown building at the corner of Lincolnway and Center Street has been many things over more than a century of its existence. What it will be, or if it will be, in the future is uncertain.

April 05, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Bloom High School inventors head to MIT

Bloom High School inventors head to MIT

Bloom High School students who invented a solar powered oil recovery center machine, in the background of the photo, will present their invention at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Members of the invention team, with Bloom teacher Barry Latham, kneeling, center, include, from left…

June 06, 2011 12:00 am
Bloom High School inventors head to MIT

Bloom High School inventors head to MIT

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Bloom High School students who invented a solar powered oil recovery center machine will display their invention June 15 to 18 at the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass.

June 06, 2011 12:00 am
Trio seeks to revive form Valpo Tech building

Trio seeks to revive form Valpo Tech building

City agrees to make it eligible for grant program

February 12, 2011 12:00 am
VU balloon launch studies storm

VU balloon launch studies storm

VALPARAISO | While most folks were hunkering down to wait out the snowstorm Tuesday, students at the Valparaiso University weather center were launching a balloon to study the storm.

February 01, 2011 4:43 pm Photos

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Acoustic cloak hides underwater objects from sonar

Acoustic cloak hides underwater objects from sonar

A new acoustic cloaking technology sounds like something straight out of science fiction. And it is - minus the fiction.

January 23, 2011 12:00 am

Bloom High gets MIT grant

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Several advanced placement chemistry students from Bloom High School will travel to MIT next June as the result of a oil recycling program.

December 15, 2010 12:00 am
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