What would your city look like after a disaster? Deep Empathy is a collaboration between the Scalable Coope...
New 3D camera research from the Media Lab’s Camera Culture group was selected for the Best Papers Special Issue of the ICCV.
Reimagining research for life in space
"We’re kind of a kitchen, which is great because that’s the stuff that I love."
Presenting RFind, a new technology that allows us to locate almost any object with extreme accuracy by transforming low-cost, battery-fre...
Three Media Lab students are recipients of the new Marvin Minsky fellowship.
Focused laser beam could help scientists map connections among neurons that underlie behavior
Design in the 21st Century
Awards support high-risk, high-impact biomedical research.
Five join the SA+P faculty, while 10 are recognized for work in art, architecture, urbanism, and design.
The Conformable Decoders group is now home to a state-of-the-art cleanroom called the "YellowBox."
On Wednesday, October 18, a team from the Media Lab’s Lifelong Kindergarten group is launching a new, experimental online course: Learnin...
Take control of your social feed.Gobo is a social media aggregator with filters you control. You can use Gobo to control what’s edited ou...
Conservation agreements: everybody wins or everybody loses.
The Observatory of Economic Complexity (OEC) is the world's leading data visualization tool for international trade data. The OEC makes m...
Researchers at MIT and Brigham and Women’s Hospital have built a flexible sensor that can be rolled up and swallowed.
Media Lab researchers win three of six categories in inaugural contest.
design(human)design is a tool that builds on insights about the design process inspired by research carried out at IDEO Cambridge. The id...
The problem of ethical decision making presents a grand challenge for modern AI research. Arguably the main obstacle to automating ...
Auto-inflatables explores the design space of self-inflating structures. By using chemical reactions as a source of carbon dioxide on-dem...
Project website: shelley.aiHuman-AI collaborated stories: stories.shelley.aiFollow @shelley_ai to collaborate with Shelley...
How one collaborative month has changed Labbers' views of making stuff.
Iyad Rahwan on the trust gap between people and autonomous vehicles.
Exploring the history of the Media Lab's name.
Danielle Wood will establish a new research group, Space Enabled.
Welcoming three LEGO Papert Fellows and six Learning Innovation Fellows to our new cohort
How ideas derived from art can lead to new technological concepts.
"Yo, sound the bell. School is back in." MC Hammer, 1990
The Media Lab's 2017 MSRP interns reflect on their experiences.
Emotional content is an important part of language. There are many use cases now showing that natural language processing is becoming an ...
Enlarging clinical samples for imaging to understand the building blocks of pathologies with nanoscale precision
We support computer scientists and engineers from the Middle East to create technologies for refugee learners. The Refugee Learning ...
MIT students get free legal guidance and support along the path to innovation.
Recent rapid advances in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning have raised many questions about the regulatory and governance...
Congratulations to winners Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha and Professor Marc Edwards
Pursue modular "daisy drive" platforms with the potential to safely, efficiently, and reversibly edit local sub-populations of organisms
MIT Media Lab summer event explored responsible dissent, embodied in its new Disobedience Award.
Announcing 10 new Director’s Fellows who'll bring their diverse experiences to the Media Lab.
Computer vision uncovers predictors of physical urban change
Real-time collaborative self-expression in virtual reality.
What do children think about machines that think?