Video

Programmable Droplets

Play Video

MIT Media Lab

Video

#2 Hockenberry 2.0 Act 1

John Hockenberry visits the Media Lab looking for an upgrade.

May 9, 2007
Video

#1 Welcome to LabCAST

Welcome to the Media Lab podcast with journalist and Media Lab Senior Fellow John Hockenberry.

May 3, 2007
Video

#12 Sponsor Week Fall 2007

Oct. 15, 2007
Video

#16 Seamless

Feb. 8, 2008
Video

#18 Software Agents

Feb. 22, 2008
Video

#19 The Online Magician

March 7, 2008
Video

#20 Siftables

March 14, 2008
Video

#21 Stiff People’s League

March 24, 2008
Video

#23 Nexi MDS Robot

Video

#24 Design and the Elastic Mind

Video

#25 RoboScooter

May 19, 2008
Video

#27 Civic Media

Video

#28 Physical Heart, Virtual Body

Video

#29 UROP@ML

Aug. 28, 2008
Video

#30 Urban Pixels

Sept. 29, 2008
Video

#31 The Psychology of the Guitar

Video

#32 Selectricity

Nov. 26, 2008
Video

#33 Scratch@MIT

Video

#34 Synthetic Neurobiology

Video

#35 Graspables

Video

#36 extrACT

Feb. 25, 2009
Video

#37 Roadie

May 18, 2009
Video

#38 Robots to the Rescue

Video

#39 Bokode

Video

#40 Future of News

Aug. 13, 2009
Video

#41 Catalytic Cracking

Aug. 28, 2009
Video

#42 Chameleon Guitar

Video

#43 New Media Medicine

The New Media Medicine research group believes that it’s time for a power shift in health care. As a society, we have dramatically undere...

Oct. 12, 2009
Video

#44 Comm.unity

The Comm.unity platform enables mobile devices to discover and communicate with each other in close proximity. It also transforms these d...

Video

#45 FaceSense

People express and communicate their mental states—such as emotions, thoughts, and desires—through facial expressions, vocal nuances, ges...

Video

#46 iCalm

iCalm is a small, wearable, wireless sensor platform for long-term sensing of physiological information along with low-cost connectivity ...

Video

#47 LuminAR

LuminAR reinvents the traditional incandescent bulb and desk lamp, evolving them into a new category of robotic, digital information devi...

Video

#48 NETRA

MIT Media Lab researchers have created a quick, simple, and inexpensive way to use mobile phones to measure refractive errors of the eye,...

Video

#49 Death and the Powers

Check out a preview of Professor Tod Machover’s latest opera, Death and the Powers, which will premiere in Monaco in September and then t...

Sept. 11, 2010
Video

#50 Death and the Powers Premiere

Tod Machover describes the premiere of his recent opera, Death and the Powers.

Oct. 4, 2010
Video

#51 Why apply?

There’s no such thing as a “typical” Media Lab student. Current Media Arts and Sciences graduate students discuss their research, what it...

Dec. 9, 2010
Video

#52 Junkyard Jumbotron

The Junkyard Jumbotron lets you take a bunch of random laptops, cellphones and tablets and stitch them together into a large, virtual dis...

Video

#53 Qooqle

Qooqle is a mobile system that frees us from the confines of search boxes by integrating digital information directly into our everyday a...

May 2, 2011
Video

#54 FAST

A chain reaction between the arts and the sciences, MIT’s Festival of Art, Science and Technology was a year-long celebration of creativi...

Video

#55 CATRA

Part of a suite of portable projects for eyecare, CATRA is a new way to detect and quantify cataracts. CATRA is a compact eyepiece attach...

Video

#56 LightBridge

LightBridge is a 10,000 pixel dynamic display created for the FAST Festival of Art, Science and Technology in celebration of MIT’s 150th ...

Video

#57 Boxie

Boxie is a mobile interactive robotic camera built with the goal of actively capturing stories about its environment and the people withi...

Video

#58 Mediated Matter

Mediated Matter research integrates computational form-finding strategies with biologically inspired fabrication in order to enhance the ...

Video

#59 NewsFlash

NewsFlash uses a unique screen-to-phone data exchange to provide an interactive way to experience current events through dynamic interact...

Video

#60 CORNAR

Out of (Line of) Sight, But Not Out of View. The Camera Culture group at the Media Lab has created CORNAR: Looking around Corners with Fe...

Video

#61 ZeroN

What if materials could defy gravity, so that we could leave them suspended in mid-air? ZeroN is a physical and digital interaction eleme...

Video

#62 Mood Meter

Mood Meter is an interactive installation that encourages, recognizes, and monitors the smiles of a community, providing an indicator of ...

Video

#63 Makey Makey

Ever played piano on bananas? With Makey Makey and an alligator clip, you can connect the internet to just about anything. Start inventin...

Video

#64 Infinity-by-Nine

Infinity-by-Nine makes viewing ordinary video more immersive. This system projects extensions to the screen, taking advantage of the redu...

Video

#65 Reach

Need a favor? Reach is a project that merges inherently local communications with user requests or offers of services. It is built atop d...

Video

#66 WaaZam

WaaZam is a creative telepresence system that allows people to be together in the same window during a networked video session. The goal ...

Video

#67 MACH

MACH, My Automated Conversation coacH, is a system for people to practice social interactions in face-to-face scenarios. MACH consists of...

Video

#68 Hybrid Basketry

Contemporary 3D printing and traditional craft rarely meet in the same creation. The Hybrid Basketry project merges these two distinct tr...

Video

#69 TAMER

What if we could train a robot the way we train a pet? With the TAMER project, a technically unskilled user can teach a robot tasks and c...

Video

#70 ScratchJr

ScratchJr is a new version of the Scratch programming language designed for children ages five to seven. Using ScratchJr, kids can build ...

Video

#71 CityHome

The CityHome is an ultra-efficient, responsive urban home, providing a hardware and software ecosystem for personal space customization. ...

Video

#72 TRANSFORM

TRANSFORM fuses technology and design to celebrate its transformation from a piece of still furniture to a dynamic machine driven by a st...

Video

#73 eyeMITRA

eyeMITRA allows anyone to easily and non-invasively explore the back of the eye, opening possibilities for new assessments of eye health ...

Video

#74 Director’s Fellows Program

An overview of the MIT Media Lab Director’s Fellows Program, a unique program that connects the research from the Lab with communities an...

Video

#75 EmotiveModeler

Whether or not we’re experts in the design language of objects, we have an unconscious understanding of the emotional character of their ...

Video

#76 Mushtari

How can we design relationships between the most primitive and sophisticated life forms? Can we design wearables embedded with synthetic ...

Video

#77 bioLogic

In an era where bio is the new interface, we are imagining a world where actuators and sensors can be grown rather than manufactured, and...

Video

#78 Reality Editor

Reality Editor is a new kind of tool that empowers users to connect and manipulate the functionality of physical objects. With Reality Ed...

Video

#79 Lemann Creative Learning Institute

From January 25-29, 2016, the MIT Media Lab invited 11 Brazilian educators, researchers, artists, and entrepreneurs to attend the first L...

Video

#80 Live Objects

Live Objects are wireless devices that enrich a user’s experience of the surrounding environment. Live Objects are associated with real o...

Video

#81 Advancing Wellbeing

Are the things we’re inventing for the future taking into account our deepest human needs? The Advancing Wellbeing initiative explores no...

Video

#82 Holosuite

Holosuite is an interactive end-to-end 3D telepresence application built for researching the applications of holographic and advanced 3D ...

Video

#83 DuoSkin

DuoSkin is a fabrication process that enables anyone to create customized functional devices that can be attached directly on their skin....

Video

#84 Reading Through Closed Books

Spatial resolution, spectral contrast, and occlusion are three major bottlenecks in current imaging technologies for...

Video

#85: The Electome

The Electome: Where political journalism meets AIBuilt at the Laboratory for Social Machines (LSM) with support from Twitter and Knight F...

Video

#26 Storied Navigation

June 2, 2008