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.
Some problems aren’t apparent until you ask.
A design student returned to his native Mexico City after college in the United States to help the megalopolis overcome its water crisis.
Kerry Emanuel, Professor, MIT on the realities of our changing climate, and the imperative to establish sustainable energy for a world of 9 billion citizens by 2050
Screening prospective parents for recessive diseases could be the first big hit in clinical genomics.
Stephen Pair, Cofounder and CTO, BitPay on doing business in the BitCoin economy.
Simon Johnson, Professor, MIT Sloan School of Management on the global implications of new digital currencies.