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A selection of recent press coverage on Tod Machover's newest opera, Schoenberg in Hollywood.
Unlike a normal edit, gene drive systems could lastingly alter or suppress local or global populations of a target species.
Elowan is a cybernetic lifeform, a plant in direct dialogue with a machine. Using its own internal electrical signals, the plant is inter...
Designing wearable systems for cognitive enhancement and personal development
A Parsons and MIT researcher hooked up electrodes to a plant’s leaves to turn it into a robotic sensor.
Introducing Elowan, a robot-plant hybrid designed by Harpreet Sareen and Pattie Maes, both from MIT Media Lab.
As Collier gets ready to release his sophomore album, "Djesse," he's adding a new element to his musical world: other people.
Exploring new forms of social justice through art
Creating sensitive and astute machines comes with a plethora of ethical considerations.
An active and passionate community of over 2,500 people spread across 62 countries have rallied around the open source platform.
Boyden is certainly a wellspring of innovative ideas—but more than this, he is a scientific pioneer.
Machover, known for his use of new technologies to expand music, was moved by Schoenberg’s commitment to maintain his artistic integrity.
We have developed a wireless system that leverages the inexpensive RFID tags already on hundreds of billions of products to sense potent...
MIT researchers have found a way to check many items instantly, non-invasively, and from a distance—using the RFID tags.
Visionary composer Tod Machover is unleashing his latest marriage of technology and tradition: "Schoenberg in Hollywood."
Extending human and computer abilities in sensing, communication, and actuation through signals and networks
Simple, scalable wireless system uses the RFID tags on billions of products to sense contamination.
Sohan Dsouza speaks on the topic of moral machines.
"Food computers" can tell us everything we need to know about what we grow and eat.
Open Agriculture Initiative (OpenAg)
Researchers live-stream data in Tidmarsh Wildlife Sanctuary with the hopes of better understanding wildlife restoration techniques.
Voter turnout is affected by many barriers, one of which is mobility. In 2016, there were an estimated 15 million registered voters who d...