Media Lab researcher Kate Turner explores how critical race theory can influence science — and how science can inform policy — as an IDSS...
Listen to Danielle Wood speak in a new episode of the Stories of Transformation podcast.
If the space industry wants to become more diverse, it must come to terms with how racially motivated decisions shape the country, Wood said
The United Arab Emirates’ Hope orbiter is the Arab world’s first interplanetary spacecraft — and has jump-started science in the country.
Walter Roban has unveiled the five-year Bermuda National Space Strategy created by a team of local and international experts.
Like too many science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields, the aerospace sector in the US is populated mainly by white people.
"Space belongs to all countries—every country deserves equal opportunities to pursue scientific achievement for societal benefit."
We asked female Sigma Xi members to share the resources that have helped them in their careers.
Danielle Wood's official testimony from the congressional hearing for the Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics.
A consortium established last year to develop a rating to measure how well satellites comply with space sustainability guidelines expects to
Danielle Wood discusses the satellite technology research and other work underway in her Space Enabled research group.
This award is presented to a faculty member who has shown a great commitment to enhancing the experience of students at MIT
IAA has brought together the world's foremost experts in the disciplines of astronautics and space exploration on a regular basis
This course examines the theoretical underpinnings of the mission statement of the Space Enabled Research Group at the MIT Media Lab.
Tom Standage and Seth Stevenson talk to a range of experts about what Victorian-era polar exploration can teach us about space travel.
The future of space is exciting, but there’s work to do to ensure that the beneﬁts are spread equitably and ethically around the world.
Create, Explore, Connect
Rating efforts to keep Earth orbit sustainable
The World Economic Forum has selected a consortium of companies, universities and agencies to develop a system to rate the sustainability of
A team led by the Space Enabled group, ESA, and the World Economic Forum will address waste in Earth’s orbit
Congratulations to all of the honorees! We are so proud of you all.
This year, 120 curious students were honored at the Curiosity Challenge Celebration, along with Dr. Danielle Wood, 2019 Curious Scientist.
Symposium featuring former astronauts and other Apollo mission luminaries examines the program’s legacy.
Researchers say new facilities in space should be available to scientists from any country.
On the occasion of his bicentennial, a list of 200 people who best embody the spirit and work of Frederick Douglass.
Earth is surrounded by a cloud of defunct satellites that can be hazardous to working spacecraft—but it doesn't have to be that way.
Thoughts from the Media Lab's Space Enabled group and Space Exploration Initiative
How can technologies invented for space advance sustainable development goals?
Danielle Wood reflects on participating on the Media Lab panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2018
Claude M. Steele addresses the why, what, and how of diverse learning communities
At flagship Solve event, Canada’s prime minister urges audience to help shape the changes transforming society.
May 4, 2018
Danielle Wood's TED Talk
Five join the SA+P faculty, while 10 are recognized for work in art, architecture, urbanism, and design.
Danielle Wood will establish a new research group, Space Enabled.