In “The Future of Everything,” host and Stanford bioengineering professor Russ Altman explores how technology, science and medicine are shaping our lives. From stretchable electronics to ecological surveillance, foldable microscopes and video editing with artificial intelligence, Altman asks his guests to discuss their role in creating the future — of everything.
Read more on the Stanford Engineering website: https://engineering.stanford.edu/magazine/future-everything
Doug James: Computer-generated sound catches its graphical sibling
A professor of computer science and of music uses principles of real-world physics to create synthetic sounds that match computer-generated graphics.
Melissa Valentine: The rise of the flash organization
The latest variation of our rapidly evolving workplace gathers teams of freelance experts online to solve specific problems. And then, just as fast, they are gone.
Elaine Treharne: Why physical books will always be with us
An expert on historical texts explains why studying ancient writings is the key to understanding humans and human civilization … yesterday, today and forever.
Oussama Khatib: What if Aquaman were a robot?
Desiree LaBeaud: The curious connection between plastic trash and infectious disease
Discarded, undegradable plastic trash is a global breeding ground for disease-carrying mosquitoes.
Alexandria Boehm: Wastewater helps reveal COVID’s real reach
Municipal wastewater is proving to be one of the best ways to measure the true scale of diseases in our communities.
I highly recommend it
Excellent science podcast
Very informative interviews on cutting edge research
Embarrassment to Stanford
This used to be an interesting venue to hear about new scientific topics. Has since devolved into little more than left wing propaganda. Do better Stanford.