banking and finance
neural interfacing and control
internet of things
point of care
natural language processing
sports and fitness
Looking beyond smart cities
Seamlessly coupling the worlds of bits and atoms by giving dynamic physical form to digital information and computation
Changing storytelling, communication, and everyday life through sensing, understanding, and new interface technologies
Public libraries are one of most trusted public institutions in the US and increasingly provide a broad range of education services, rang...
Engaging people in creative learning experiences
The LEGO Wayfinder project combines LEGO, robotics, and seawater into a playground of project-based learning and citizen science for budd...
Learning Creative Learning is an online course and community of educators, designers, technologists, and tinkerers exploring creative lea...
Open Agriculture Initiative (OpenAg)
Mekatilili is a learning initiative that provides a platform for African youth to enhance technical skills through creative learning...
Scratch is a programming language and online community that makes it easy to create your own interactive stories, games, and animations—a...
Creating technology for social change
Seymour Papert’s ideas about children, computers, and learning inspired many.
Cognimates is a platform where parents and children (7-10 years old) participate in creative programming activities in which they l...
Code Next : Cultural Resonation
Teen Summit is a biennial week-long Youth Leadership event that brings Clubhouse youth together from each of the 100 Clubhouses internati...
Scratch Day (day.scratch.mit.edu) is a network of face-to-face local gatherings, on the same day in all parts of the world, where people ...
Media Lab spinoff Formlabs has become a unicorn.
Media Lab researchers are teaming up with public librarians to design new projects and programs for libraries.
How to Make (almost) Anything is a community as much as it is a class.
Lessons from a month in a Chinese knitting plant.
In September 2014, 150 parents, engineers, designers, and healthcare practitioners gathered at the MIT Media Lab for the "Make the Breast...
The Lifelong Kindergarten group is collaborating with the Museum of Science in Boston to develop materials and workshops that engage youn...
Spin is a photography turntable system that lets you capture how your DIY projects come together over time. With Spin, you can create GIF...
Build in Progress is a platform for sharing the story of your design process. With Build in Progress, makers document as they develop the...