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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

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    • 4.7 • 39 Ratings

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

    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.

    • 29 min
    Melissa Valentine: The rise of the flash organization

    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.

    • 29 min
    Elaine Treharne: Why physical books will always be with us

    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.

    • 30 min
    Oussama Khatib: What if Aquaman were a robot?

    Oussama Khatib: What if Aquaman were a robot?

    • 30 min
    Desiree LaBeaud: The curious connection between plastic trash and infectious disease

    Desiree LaBeaud: The curious connection between plastic trash and infectious disease

    Discarded, undegradable plastic trash is a global breeding ground for disease-carrying mosquitoes.

    • 29 min
    Alexandria Boehm: Wastewater helps reveal COVID’s real reach

    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.

    • 29 min

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