Bringing space missions to students

CTE Mission: CubeSat invites high schools to design and build small satellite prototypes.

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Empowering patients and physicians to make informed decisions

How we helped a global pharmaceutical company narrow in on the problem to solve, refine its hypothesis, and rapidly prototype potential solutions.

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Advancing rural technology education

The Rural Tech Project invites high schools to propose technology education programs that use competency-based distance learning.

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Identifying and advancing solutions to the world's thorniest problems

Luminary Labs was awarded a NASA open innovation services contract — for the second time.

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Searching for the next big idea in magnetic field mapping

MagQuest, the $2.1 million competition from the National-Geospatial Intelligence Agency, was featured in WIRED.

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Thought Leadership

Lab Report

News, analysis, and timely truth-telling.

Why hardware is hard

Every inventor wants to bring the next iPhone to market, but there are many barriers. We need to rethink how we develop new physical products.

5 pragmatic futurists on the forces affecting business today

Now is the time to consider the future of work, health, and equity.

Placing big bets: 5 organizations going all in on the future of health

Conversations with leaders at Lyft, Best Buy, HHS, Salesforce, and CareMore and Aspire Health.

Select Clients

We serve as thought partners to leaders tasked with going beyond business as usual. When it’s time to execute, we help make it real.


  • Celgene
  • Janssen
  • Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth
  • Pfizer
  • Sanofi


  • Grand Victoria Foundation
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Humanity United
  • Joyce Foundation
  • Planned Parenthood
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation


  • NASA
  • U.S. Department of Education
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • U.S. Food & Drug Administration