Tech for Change

From 3D-printed prostheses to burgers grown in science labs to smarter mobility for the elderly or infirm (or just helping us get more sleep at night), tech improves our lives every day in a million ways beyond simply making things more convenient. Tech can have a meaningful impact — that’s why we call it Tech for Change. Here are the companies and people fighting to make a difference.

Uncovering nature’s biggest secrets with a $460M, continent-scale observatory

Across 81 sites all around the U.S., NEON has thousands of sensors to track ecological changes.
uncovering natures biggest secrets with a 460m continent scale observatory neon science

Keyboard warriors: How the internet can be a lifeline for disabled activists

For many, armchair activism is the only way to have their voices heard
disabled activists organize online social media