Scot Osterweil, Research Director for the MIT Comparative Media Studies Program, on the potential to influence social change with technologies that are improving STEM education.
Ari Gesher, Senior Engineer with Palantir Technologies, on the limitations of automated decision-making.
Analyzing newly available data about the intricacies of urban life could make cities better.
An MIT grad student can find and even change memories in a mouse’s brain.
What if we could build a nuclear reactor that costs half as much, consumes nuclear waste, and will never melt down?
Open-source software is making it nearly as easy to program a robot as it is to write an app.
Marco Tempest's blend of technology and illusion highlights the importance of questioning reality to create the future.
Lowering the cost of basic biological research.
Innovators Under 35: Evans Wadongo, Chairman and Executive Director, Sustainable Development for All–Kenya
Growing up in Kenya, he strained to read by the dim light of a kerosene lantern. Now he’s making solar-charged lanterns and using them to spur economic development.
Inspired by the courage of his younger brother, MC10’s cofounder is finding ways to create novel electronic devices that improve human health.