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.
Screening prospective parents for recessive diseases could be the first big hit in clinical genomics.
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
Jonathan Bush, Cofounder, CEO and President of athenahealth, on deploying cloud-based services for more efficient, personalized health-care services.
Innovators Under 35: John Dabiri, Professor of Aeronautics and Bioengineering, California Institute of Technology
How is a wind farm like a school of fish?
Dirk Smit, Vice President of exploration technology with Shell, on exploring for harder-to-find oil and gas resources