Event

Colloquium: Joachim Sauter, "The Renaissance of Space"

LocationE14-633 DescriptionFor the last two decades the Internet has served information and entertainment to the isolated computer screen a…

Monday
April 5, 2010
Person

Dale Joachim

Visiting Scientist

Person

Joachim Meyer

Research Affiliate

Person

Molly Sauter

Research Affiliate

Event

Danielle Wood Speaks at CalTech's GALCIT Virtual Colloquium

Danielle Wood presents on "Sustainability on Earth and in Space" at the Colloquium Series hosted by GALCIT, CalTech's Aerospace Department.

Friday
February 26, 2021
6:00pm ET
Event

Molly Sauter: LOIC Will Tear Us Apart

LocationBerkman Center for Internet & Society, 23 Everett St, 2nd Floor, Cambridge MA DescriptionRSVP is required to attend in person. The …

Tuesday
January 29, 2013
Publication

Renaissance Panel: The Roles of Creative Synthesis in Innovation

M. Hockenberry and Bonanni, L.

Event

Colloquium: Tim Wu

LocationE14-525 DescriptionTim Wu will talk about his new book, The Master Switch, and more generally about the cycles in innovation and in…

Thursday
February 24, 2011
Event

Colloquium: Ken Perlin

LocationE14-633 DescriptionProfessor Perlin will present recent research in procedural modeling, responsive animation, pressure-sensitive i…

Monday
May 17, 2010
Event

Colloquium with Bart Hopkin

LocationWiesner Room DescriptionBart Hopkin will talk about musical instruments and sound, with the following question as a starting point:…

Monday
December 8, 2008
Event

Colloquium with Behrokh Khoshnevis

LocationWiesner Room DescriptionThe nature of construction has remained intensely manual throughout recorded history. Unlike in manufactur…

Monday
January 26, 2009
Event

Colloquium with Jeremy Bailenson

LocationWiesner Room DescriptionJeremy Bailenson is founding director of Stanford University's Virtual Human Interaction Lab and an assista…

Monday
April 13, 2009
Event

Colloquium: Eric Von Hippel

LocationWiesner Room DescriptionCorporations have well-refined methods of product development, brand development, management, production, a…

Monday
March 16, 2009
Event

Danielle Wood Presents at Clark University's Graduate School of Geography Fall Colloquium Series

Professor Danielle Wood will present on the research of the Space Enabled research group as part of Clark University's Fall 2020 Colloquium…

Thursday
October 1, 2020
12:00pm — 1:00pm ET
Event

Deb Roy @ URI Honors Colloquium

LocationEdwards Auditorium, URI Kingston Campus Description

Wednesday — Tuesday
November 9, 2011 —
November 8, 2011
Event

Ed Boyden @ SMArchS Colloquium 2013

Location3-133 DescriptionProfessor at the MIT Media Lab, joint Professor at the MIT Department of Biological Engineering and the MIT Depart…

Friday
September 27, 2013
Event

Agencies at the Interface: Colloquium with Lucy Suchman

LocationWiesner Room DescriptionThis talk considers how capacities for action are currently figured at the human–machine interface, and how…

Monday
May 11, 2009
Event

Joi Ito @ Stanford EE Computer Systems Colloquium

LocationStanford University Description

Wednesday
March 7, 2012
Event

Colloquium: Ethan Zuckerman, "How Wide a Web"

LocationE14-633 DescriptionThe internet enables unprecedented connections across international borders. Whether we read a daily newspaper f…

Monday
November 29, 2010
Event

Colloquium: Hojun Song, "Open-Source Satellite Initiative"

LocationE14-633 DescriptionSo far, almost all space programs have been led by governments, usually as part of their military programs. Very…

Monday
May 3, 2010
Event

Ramesh Raskar @ UC Berkeley Joint Colloquium Distinguished Lecture Series

LocationUC Berkeley, 306 Soda Hall (HP Auditorium) Description

Wednesday — Thursday
September 21, 2011 —
September 22, 2011
Event

Civic Lunch Talks: Joachim S. Wiewiura, "The Signaling Public"

The networked public sphere: What is it, and what are its limits?

Publication

The role of space in driving sustainability, security, and development on Earth

(contributions from Minoo Rathnasabapthy) By Ryan Brukardt, Jesse Klempner, Daniel Pacthod, and Brooke Stokes

Article

Minoo Rathnasabapathy Contributes to McKinsey Report on the Role of Space in Driving Sustainability, Security and Development on Earth

Five actions leaders can take to contribute to economic development, security and sustainability, and making space safe and accessible.

Group

Space Enabled

Space Enabled invites applications to our project, Invisible Variables, which aims to listen to stories of social distancing in Greater Bos…

Group

Space Exploration Initiative

MIT Media Lab Space Exploration Initiative 

Group

E14 and E15 Event Spaces

Looking for information about how to reserve an event space in the E14 / E15 complex?  You've come to the right spot.  The link b…

Project

Scratch in Space

The Scratch Team invited young people from around the world to create Scratch projects designed specifically to be played in zero grav…

Article

Ariel Ekblaw: Space Colonization and Self-Assembling Space Megastructures

Ariel Ekblaw talks about leading the Space Exploration Initiative, self-assembling space architecture, science fiction, + long-term thinking

Project

Space Fermentation

This research highlights opportunities to bring the rich culture of Earth-based fermentation practices to space to design beneficial applic…

Project

Space Sustainability Rating

The Space Sustainability RatingThe Space Sustainability Rating design team—comprised of the World Economic Forum, the European Space Agency…

Event

Team Space Enabled Featured on Xploration Outer Space TV Show

Xploration Space Station features Team Space Enabled as it explores private companies and low-earth orbit missions.

Sunday
March 14, 2021
11:30am ET
Project

Space Vase

A space architecture project for the Mechanical Artifact: Ultra Space course in partnership with the Center for Collaborative Arts and Medi…

Event

Team Space Enabled presents at MIT Space Week 2021

Danielle Wood, Minoo Rathnasabapathy, Jack Reid, Golda Nguyen, and David Colby Reed will participate in MIT's Space Week 2021.

Wednesday — Friday
April 14, 2021 —
April 16, 2021
Project

Story Space

Analogy Space, a previous project under the Digital Intuition group, developed a technique of plotting concepts in a many-dimensional seman…

Project

Space Health

The MIT Media Lab Space Exploration Initiative is pushing the boundaries of space exploration innovation across the Media Lab’s many health…

Publication

Into the Anthropocosmos: A Whole Space Catalog from the MIT Space Exploration Initiative

Ekblaw, Ariel. "Into the Anthropocosmos: A Whole Space Catalog from the MIT Space Exploration Initiative." MIT Press, September 2021. ISBN: 9780262046374

Post

Space Has Arrived: Space Exploration Initiative at Ars Electronica 2020

This year, SEI joined the Ars Electronica In Kepler’s garden online program and presented three workshops and an online lecture.

Event

Team Space Enabled Participates in ESA's Conference on Space Debris

Danielle Wood will speak on the panel "Leave No Traces" at the ESA's 8th Conference on Space Debris.

Thursday
April 22, 2021
7:00am ET
Event

SpaceSuits: space architecture at human scale @ MAXXI, Rome

The exhibit display reflects the unusual nature of our interdisciplinary design and engineering practice at MIT.

Saturday — Monday
October 1, 2022 —
April 10, 2023
Project

Space Freedoms

Sparking conversations through artwork  and envisioning future values for a spacefaring society

Post

Tangible Media Group: Radical Atoms Exhibition

How ideas derived from art can lead to new technological concepts.

Project

Reconfigurable space structures

Rapid prototyping platforms such as 3D printers used for digital fabrication are today able to manufacture custom objects for specific task…

Project

Space Grip Shoe

Event

Space Has Arrived | Space Exploration Initiative at Ars Electronica 2020

We created a digital spaceship to share the diverse portfolio from the Initiative. Audiences are invited to immerse themselves.

Wednesday — Sunday
September 9, 2020 —
September 13, 2020
12:00am — 11:00pm ET
Publication

Exploratory Methods and Techniques for Space Technology Development and Space Mission Concept Development

De La Torre, Lizbeth B., Danielle Wood. "Exploratory Methods and Techniques for Space Technology Development and Space Mission Concept Development," IAC 2020, October 2020.

Event

Workshop: Space Travel

Overview: With humanity at the cusp of interplanetary civilization, the Space Exploration Initiative is actively building the technolo…

Thursday
March 25, 2021
9:00am — 11:00am ET
Project

Space/Craft

Space/Craft explores sculpting in zero gravity. Making artistic works by hand is a fundamentally human act, but how will it transform …

Post

Space Miso: ISS Mission 2020

New flavors may evolve as earth foods migrate to outer space. A collaboration between Maggie Coblentz at the MIT Media Lab and Joshua Evans…

Post

A New Chapter for Space Sustainability

MIT researchers are co-leading the design of a global Space Sustainability Rating system that will soon be operational.

Article

A new chapter for space sustainability

MIT researchers are co-leading the design of a global Space Sustainability Rating system that will soon be operational.

Post

E14 and E15 Event Spaces

Room descriptions, capacities, photos, plans and more.

Post

A sustainability rating for space debris

A team led by the Space Enabled group, ESA, and the World Economic Forum will address waste in Earth’s orbit

Post

MIT Space Policy Compendium

Read the new MIT Space Policy Compendium led by Dava Newman with co-authors including Ariel Ekblaw and Danielle Wood.

Project

TESSERAE: Self-Assembling Space Architecture

Overview: How will we build the coming generations of Space Architecture—the modules, space ships, and space stations that will enscon…

Project

Space for Virtual Reality

Studying group dynamics in space environments with virtual reality simulations to inform the design of future governance systems