Inventing the Impossible | Marco Tempest

By Charles Tiu Marco Tempest is a cyber illusionist, combining magic and technology to produce astonishing tricks and bring seemingly impossible scenarios to life. "I'm not a futurist, but I imagine what is captivating to us in the…

Nikolai Begg TEDxBeaconStreet talk featured on

We're so proud to share this update: Nikolai Begg's talk has crossed the half-million views mark. {535k at last count} You may have seen Lemelson prize winner Nikolai Begg on the TEDxBeaconStreet Stage back in November.  The PhD candidate…

Curiosity Driven Learning | Aya Sakaguchi

By Caty Rezendes What are students curious about? And how can you leverage their natural curiosity to create a passion for learning?  Aya Sakaguchi's research at MIT and Harvard looks for answers to these questions using smart phones…
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How to Think Like an MIT Media Lab Inventor | Ramesh Raskar

Innovating at the highest level takes the right attitude. “Be unsatisfied with how you see the world,” says MIT Media Lab’s Ramesh Raskar. “Where there are problems, see solutions. Where there are solutions, see problems.” Innovating…