Wearable Robots

A team of roboticists, engineers, biochemical experts, and apparel designers, have teamed up to make a light, functional “exosuit.” this wearable technology could help those with limited mobility traverse difficult terrain. Joining Hari Sreenivasan via google hangout is Sangjun lee, mechanical engineering graduate student at Harvard and co-author of the study.

A woman driving the automotive industry

According to a 2012 report by the U.S. Congressional Joint Economic Committee, only 14 percent of U.S. engineers are women. This disparity has not deterred Meghann Lloyd who from a young age knew she wanted to work in the automotive industry. She now encourages young women interested in math and science to explore a career […]

A community center for scientists

We take a step inside the Suncoast Science Center in the Sarasota, Florida area, designed for both children and tech savvy adults. The center provides access to unique tools used by engineers, designers and scientists, fostering a community where creativity and science merge.