Jones's reported "health expert" falsely claims to be an MIT alum, Oliver says.
Researchers have been playing with their food in the name of science to see whether flat-packed food could be the future.
Thanks to an enormous telescope network, scientists are now pushing the frontiers of what we know about the universe.
MIT researchers have developed a wearable to help people who suffer from social anxiety.
Carpooling could eliminate the need for 75 percent of NYC taxis.
Research shows black passengers wait longer than whites, and women are often overcharged.
The EQ-Radio device could be used in entertainment, for studying consumer behavior and in healthcare, researchers say.
Scientists discover way to double battery life of smartphones, electric cars and other electronics.
Simulation could be the first step to performing calculations too complex for traditional computers.
MIT machine-learning system analyzed television shows including "The Office" to predict human interactions.
The smart drone transposes human drawing onto a remote surface.
Scientists at MIT have created the world's thinnest and lightest solar cell, just 1.3 micrometers.
The self-piloting drones can avoid obstacles.
MIT's"Data Science Machine" finished higher than two-thirds of its human competitors.
A robot developed by researchers at MIT uses heat and magnetic fields to spring into action
The robot is capable of "highly dynamic behaviors," its creators say.
3D-printed armour combines flexibility and protection and could be used by soldiers and astronauts.
With a $10 million investment from Twitter, scientists will also study data from Reddit, Wikipedia and other sites to try find solutions to"complex societal problems"
"Drunk Female Guests Are the Gravest Threat to Fraternities," argued a soon-deleted column on Forbes.com.
Researchers have designed a robot that transforms from a flat sheet to a 3-D machine