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SproutsIO is a smart-phone controlled appliance that grows fruits and vegetables in a soil-free environment. Developed by Jennifer Broutin Farah, who earned an M.S. in Media Arts and Sciences from the MIT Media Lab, this invention is on...
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The explosion of mobile technologies makes it possible to acquire vast amounts of data about individual behavior and social interactions. The challenge now is to learn how to analyze this Big Data and apply these new understandings to po...
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MIT Professor Katharina Ribbeck discusses her work with mucus, a type of slime. She specifically researches the way mucus plays a role in pregnancy and preterm labor.
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In Spring 2013, a dozen teams of MIT graduate students in MIT Sloan School of Management's GlobalHealth Lab collaborated with entrepreneurs and leaders aiming to improve the quality, scope, volume, and reach of healthcare for those who m...
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Lourdes, a Cuban-American, shares her greatest source of inspiration throughout her journey to becoming a scientist, a story of her father’s remarkable perseverance in the face of overwhelming adversity.
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Quantum dots are tiny semiconductor crystals with vivid colors that can be used as visual labels in biology and medicine. Quantum dots excited by UV radiation emit light with an energy and color that is determined by the size of the quan...
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Darcy describes her realization that science is not something “done—in the past tense” by people long ago, but rather an exciting pursuit that requires social interactions to solve current real-world questions.
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Samuel discusses his research on designing new tools to track the movement of proteins within cells. He explains how understanding the relationship between pKa and pH was critical for the design of a new sensor, which he hopes can be use...
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