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Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be in outer space? Do you have questions about how rockets work or how astronauts live inside a spacecraft? Here’s your chance to find out. The Introduction to Aerospace Engineering: Astronautics and Human Spaceflight course by MIT makes the basics of spaceflight accessible to everyone. MIT Professor Jeffrey Hoffman, a former NASA astronaut who made five spaceflights...

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A new global report shows engineering rated as a top job because of its high-earning potential and the opportunity to innovate and solve critical world problems. The survey done in the U.S., Germany, Japan, Turkey, India and Brazil revealed that engineering is a highly desirable career and especially for students in growing economies. 80% of students in India and Turkey, and 66% of all men...

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EdX Members Top the QS World University Rankings. This week QS released its QS World University Rankings® 2015/16 and edX founders MIT and Harvard University top the list in the number one and number two spots. In fact, in addition to the top two spots, five of the world’s top 10 universities are edX members, including California Institute of Technology (Caltech), ETH Zurich – Swiss...

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