Event

Wadah Khanfar: "One Year After Mubarak: The Past and Future of the 'Arab Spring'"

LocationMIT Media Lab, E14 6th Floor DescriptionJoin the Facebook eventCo-HostsMIT Media LabCenter for Civic MediaThe Berkman Center for ...

Friday
February 24, 2012
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SEI Exhibition at Ars Electronica 2019: 50 Years After the Moon

Ars Electronica FestivalSeptember 5-9, 2019 at POSTCITY, Linz, Austria 50 years after the Apollo 11 lunar landing, we are seein...

Person

Sultan Al Qassemi

Director's Fellow

Event

The Past, Present, and Future of Civic Entertainment in India

The Godrej India Culture Lab with the Center for Civic Media - MIT Media Lab are proud to present The Past, Present, and Future of C...

Saturday
August 11, 2018
10:00am — 7:00pm
Event

Futures Past: Design and the Machine

LocationMIT Media Lab DescriptionFutures Past: Design and the Machine is a three-day conference on the institutional and intellectual his...

Thursday — Saturday
November 21, 2013 —
November 23, 2013
Publication

Computing Professionals for Social Responsibility: The Past, Present and Future Values of Participatory Design

Becker, C., Light, A., Frauenberger, C., Walker, D., Palacin, V., Ahmed, S. I., ... & Nemer, D. (2020, June). Computing Professionals for Social Responsibility: The Past, Present and Future Values of Participatory Design. In Proceedings of the 16th Participatory Design Conference 2020-Participation (s) Otherwise-Volume 2 (pp. 181-184).

Article

HubWeek 2019 celebrates five years of connecting MIT, Boston, and the world

Greater Boston’s annual festival of ideas finds new avenues for celebrating and connecting innovators.

Publication

MIT Media Laboratory: a view after ten years

Chris Schmandt

Person

Charles Holbrow

Research Assistant

Event

Planning the future after COVID-19

Kevin Esvelt, Kent Larson, Esteban Moro, Sandy Pentland, Beth Porter, Ron Rivest, and Ramesh Raskar will each present a short talk.

Saturday
April 4, 2020
9:00am — 10:00am
Person

Luis Alberto Alonso Pastor

Research Scientist

Post

Signal Kinetics: Year One

Fadel Adib reflects on the whirlwind first year of his group, Signal Kinetics.

Project

Media Timelines: Understanding the future by studying the past

The world wide web was conceived 30 years ago. What will internet media look like after another 30 years? Should we expect it to be mostl...

Video

Planning the future after Covid-19

Saturday April 4, 2020 ...

April 6, 2020
Person

Almaha Almalki

Research Assistant

Article

The Synthetic Apiary lets bees enjoy year-round spring

Article

Danielle Wood quoted in Inverse Article on UAE Mission to Mars

Danielle Wood quoted in article on the UAE's first deep-space mission.

Project

Arabiia

Arabiia is a caricature of media stereotypes typically associated with arab women. Aside from exotic Daisy Duck with her dance of the sev...

Post

The hackable bike and the future of the MamaChari

Rapid urbanization causes a need for new mobility modes which may not be totally dependent on cars.

Person

Bob Hendrikx

Research Affiliate

Person

Eman Jaradat

Director's Fellow

Event

Spring 2017 Member Meeting

Wednesday — Friday
April 5, 2017 —
April 7, 2017
Publication

Burn Your Memory Away: One-time Use Video Capture and Storage Device to Encourage Memory Appreciation

P. Chi Xiao, X., Chung, K., and Chiu, C.

Post

2020 Spring Media Arts and Sciences Course List

Classes offered by the Program in Media Arts and Sciences for the spring 2020 semester

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The Writing on the Wall: A mural for Defiance

Lebanese artist Yazan Halwani created a mural for the Media Lab's Defiance event. He called this work "Between a Rock and a Hard Place."

Post

Earthrise, 50 years later

Thoughts from the Media Lab's Space Enabled group and Space Exploration Initiative

Person

Jessica Tsymbal

Director of Facilities

Article

Danielle Wood quoted in Nature News article on UAE Space Program

The United Arab Emirates’ Hope orbiter is the Arab world’s first interplanetary spacecraft — and has jump-started science in the country.

Person

David Kobia

Director's Fellows Program Alumnus

Person

Arnaud Grignard

Research Affiliate

Post

2019 Spring Media Arts and Sciences Course List

Academic offerings at the Media Lab.

Post

10+ years of Human 2.0

Revisit Human 2.0, a 2007 Media Lab symposium focused on the future of human adaptability.

Post

2016: A year in the life of the Lab

By Joi Ito, Director, MIT Media Lab

Person

Chris Csikszentmihályi

Research Affiliate

Event

Music | MACHINES: 50 Years of Music and Technology at MIT

LocationE14-6th Floor DescriptionMusic | MACHINES will be a full day and evening experience at MIT’s new Media Lab Complex celebrating th...

Saturday
February 5, 2011
Project

Pasts and Presents

Pasts and Presents is a visualization of activity in a space, both current and in the past. The visualization is an abstract, animated im...

Article

Model predicts cognitive decline due to Alzheimer’s, up to two years out

Researchers hope the system can zero in on the right patients to enroll in clinical trials, to speed discovery of drug treatments

Course

MAS.552 City Science: Settlements Without (Guadalajara, Mexico), Spring Term 2020

Instructors:Kent LarsonLuis AlonsoGuest critics:Norman Foster The Norman Foster FoundationCourse description:By 2050, 3.5 billion pe...

Publication

Touch and Copy, Touch and Paste

Pranav Mistry, S.C. Nanayakkara, Pattie Maes

Article

Paper cards and digital codes target vaccination chaos

An MIT-developed vaccination card aims to cut through vaccine distribution chaos while preserving patient privacy.

Video

MLTalks: Intisar Rabb and Manal Omar

Intisar Rabb and Manal Omar in conversation with Center for Civic Media Director Ethan Zuckerman.

Post

My Media Lab year

A visiting scientist from NHK, Takahito Ito joined the Lab as a company member and left as a crew member.

Event

MLTalks: Intisar Rabb and Manal Omar

Intisar Rabb and Manal Omar in conversation with Center for Civic Media Director Ethan Zuckerman.

Wednesday
October 19, 2016
1:00pm — 2:00pm
Post

Celebrating 10 years of Scratch

Scratch Day @ MIT was one of over 1,110 such events around the world in May.

Person

Allison Tauziet

Director's Fellow

Publication

Wearable Technologies for Multiple Sclerosis: The Future Role of Wearable Stress Measurement in Improving Quality of Life

Lopez Martinez D. and Picard R. "Wearable Technologies for Multiple Sclerosis: The Future Role of Wearable Stress Measurement in Improving Quality of Life," In the proceedings of the Second International Conference on Smart Portable, Wearable, Implantable and Disability-Oriented Devices and Systems (SPWID'16), May 2016, Valencia, Spain.

Person

Adam Foss

Director's Fellow

Post

Future Fur: A collaboration in fashion, design, and technology

Researchers have come up with an innovation that will delight the fashion industry and people concerned about animal welfare: 3D-printed fur

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Synthetic and Transfigured Phenomena (Synthetic Monster, Interspecies Worldmaking, and Creative Silicon Group)

We used a secret time machine under the MIT dome to go to the year 2050 and see what’s going on there!