1 UNICEF Gets a Little Bit Cooler and More Innovative

Erica Kochi and Christopher Fabian work together on mapping the future of innovation at UNICEF House, New YorkSusan Markisz Celebrities often fill the pages of the annual TIME 100 list. The 2013 list fulfills that trend with the inclusion of Beyonce, Sheryl Sandberg, Jay Z, and Justin Timberlake. A more…

6 Cell phone diagnostics? Close, but not quite a cigar

Mobile Phone MicroscopeIsaac Bogoch A team of researchers in Tanzania are getting lots of attention for adapting a smart phone to do worm infection diagnosis. Close, but not quite. The team took an iPhone 4S, slapped on a glass lens with double sided tape and used a flashlight to see…