Ali Shtarbanov + Juliana Cherston of the Lab's Responsive Environments group each won top prizes in the Create the Future Design Contest.
Inspired by the human ear, a new acoustic fabric converts audible sounds into electrical signals.
Spacecraft wrapped in sensor-rich electronic textiles could double as scientific instruments
The 2021 School of Engineering Accenture Fellows are bolstering research and igniting ideas to help transform global business.
Fabric samples are headed to the ISS for resiliency testing; possible applications include cosmic dust detectors or spacesuit smart skins.
Space research, led by a diverse team of women scientists, will be presented at this year's AIAA Ascend Conference.
Meet the Labbers, which ran from 2016–2018, was an ongoing audio series that took listeners inside the Media Lab.
By Caroline JaffeOur planet’s warming climate presents an imminent and catastrophic challenge that will have far-reaching economic, so…
Instead of doing one "year in review" post, we invited the Lab community to reflect upon 2018 and what's coming up in 2019.
We are constantly bombarded with high-amplitude noise that may obscure the truer nature of the moment.
Reimagining research for life in space
"These are really deep philosophical questions that one might pose. We are the ones making the models for science."
A new MIT project taps into particle collisions to generate music and forge harmony between science and art.