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Making needleless vaccines to protect children from infectious diseases

Making needleless vaccines to protect children from infectious diseases

Millions of people are infected with hepatitis B every year. Hundreds of thousands die. And small children are particularly at risk. The World Health Organization’s data shows that nearly 257 million people are infected with hepatitis B. In 2015 alone, 887,000 deaths …Continue reading

Enter the era of cyber agriculture

What goes into making plants taste good? For scientists in MIT’s Media Lab, it takes a combination of botany, machine-learning algorithms, and some good old-fashioned chemistry. Using all of the above, researchers in the Media Lab’s Open Agriculture Initiative report that they …Continue reading

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