banking and finance
internet of things
sports and fitness
Enabling dynamic, evolving places that respond to the complexities of life
Open Agriculture Initiative (OpenAg)
Sponsored and run by members of the MIT Media Lab and the Empowered Brain Institute, Ecology, Evolution, and Engineering for Empower...
Tree is a virtual experience that transforms you into a rainforest tree. With your arms as branches and body as the trunk, you experience...
Is it possible to experience being another life form? Created by Yedan Qian (Umeå Institute of Design) and Xin Liu from the Flu...
Integrating digital interfaces more naturally into our physical lives, enabling insight, inspiration, and interpersonal connections
OpenAg is committed to changing the way the world thinks about farming and food—and we need your help! As an open source project, we beli...
The OpenAg™ Personal Food Computer is a tabletop-sized, controlled environment agriculture technology platform that uses robotic systems ...
The alewife, a type of river herring, wriggled against the current, a 10-inch streak that disappeared from view as it rounded a bend in t...
Black-legged ticks in forests of the Northeast and Midwest have a variety of options for the three blood meals they consume in their life...
Designing systems that become experiences to transcend utility and usability
Nest caterpillars in your arms, and watch the days pass.
Responsive Science is a way of conducting research that invites openness and community involvement from the earliest stages of each proje...
Anirudh Sharma was at a conference in India when he noticed black particles accumulating on his white shirt.
Media Lab researchers are turning a cranberry bog back into coastal wetland.
Exploring evolutionary and ecological engineering
Creating sociotechnical systems that shape our urban environments
Virtual reality creates a new perspective in storytelling and engagement.
Climate change is going to alter the environments that we depend on in myriad ways. We're using data to identify and quantify these poten...
Augmenting and mediating human experience, interaction, and perception with sensor networks
Mission Wildlife is a research collaboration between San Diego Zoo Global and the MIT Center for Civic Media to explore the pot...
Doppelmarsh is a cross-reality sensor data browser built for experimenting with presence and multimodal sensory experiences. Built on evo...
Space Exploration Initiative
Designing for, with, and by nature
Lyme disease is the most common vector-borne infection in North America. People are infected when bitten by ticks; ticks are typically in...
Today's students have grown up in a world of rapidly evolving technology, and they are natural-born experimenters, programmers, and tinke...
The Synthetic Apiary proposes a new kind of environment, bridging urban and organismic scales by exploring one of the most important orga...
Living Observatory is an initiative for documenting and interpreting ecological change that will allow people, individually and collectiv...