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Open Agriculture Initiative (OpenAg)
This project aims to bridge the current gap between controlled-environment agriculture and the computer vision and robotics fields. The i...
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 be...
Vast regions of the world are unmapped by commercial services, and communities living there are digitally invisible. Visible Communities...
Machine Learning and Humanoid Robots for Measuring Engagement of Children with AutismEngageME is a project aimed at building a new techno...
The well-known "small-world" phenomenon indicates that an individual can be connected with any other in the world through a limited numbe...
The Electome: Where AI Meets Political JournalismThe Electome project is a machine-driven mapping and analysis of public sphere content a...
This project aims to show a different picture of the data behind the news, looking at how we analyze, represent, and interact with it.&nb...
Understanding and empowering human networks
Exploring how social networks can influence our lives in business, health, governance, and technology adoption and diffusion
Transforming data into knowledge
FlipFeed is a Google Chrome Extension that enables Twitter users to replace their own feed with that of another real Twitter user. Powere...
Reimagining the way society organizes, cooperates, and governs itself
The Storytelling project uses machine-based analytics to identify the qualities of engaging and marketable media. By developing models wi...
Vijayaraghavan, Prashanth, Soroush Vosoughi, and Deb Roy. "Automatic detection and categorization of election-related tweets." arXiv preprint arXiv:1605.05150 (2016).
For centuries, across geographies, religions, and cultures, people try to innovate ways of scaring each other. Creating a visceral emotio...
Engineering at the limits of complexity with molecular-scale parts
Technological advances in the past decade have allowed us to take a close look at the proteomes of living organisms. As a result, more th...
The OpenAg™ Personal Food Computer is a tabletop-sized, controlled environment agriculture technology platform that uses robotic systems ...
The goal of this project is to apply machine learning methods to model the wellbeing of MIT undergraduate students. Extensive data is obt...
ShapeBlocks is a play analytics observatory that tracks, remembers, and aids players in building traditional LEGO-style structures. As pl...
Social robots take an active role in the cognitive estimation of children during educational activities.
We show that using thin slices (< 1 minute) of facial expression and body language data, we can train a deep neural network to predict...
Location prediction is a critical building block in many location-based services and transportation management. This project explores the...
Consider each of our individual voices as a flashlight to illuminate how we project ourselves in society and how much sonic space we give...
A computational model predicts the degree of trust a person has toward their novel partner, and advances our scientific understanding abo...
The heatmap below can be used by an intelligent virtual agent to synthesize appropriate facial expressions during a conversation. The fig...