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Deep dive into the matters that are close to our hearts. Water and all the opportunities and dilemmas it contains, technologies rooted in nature, the purpose of innovation, and the spectrum between science and humans.

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Deep dive into the matters that are close to our hearts. Water and all the opportunities and dilemmas it contains, technologies rooted in nature, the purpose of innovation, and the spectrum between science and humans.

    Water in space

    Water in space

    Join the CEO of the Danish Aerospace Company and our VP of Technology on a trip into space, as they discuss groundbreaking space technologies, collaborating with NASA, Aquaporin’s Space Alliance, and why it’s essential to be able to reuse what you have in space.
    Learn more about Aquaporin Space Alliance here: https://aquaporin.com/company/asa/
    Can’t get enough of space technologies? Tune in to the 50th episode of the podcast Discovery Matters which will air in February to explore biotech’s instrumental role in realizing the vision of sustained life in space: https://www.cytivalifesciences.com/podcast

    • 27 min
    When science meets art

    When science meets art

    Associate Professor in Medical Humanities Adam Bencard takes you on a tour of the exhibition “The World is in You” at Kunsthal Charlottenborg in Copenhagen, an example of the universe that can emerge when science and art interact. VP of Brand & Marketing at Aquaporin Ed Renner explains why Aquaporin has integrated art in its DNA and development, and Aslak Aamot Helm, Postdoc, Artist & Co-founder of Aquaporin’s art initiative Primer shares his thoughts on how art brings new perspectives and ways of thinking to the world of science.
    Learn more about Primer here: https://aquaporin.com/company/primer/

    • 29 min
    The taste of water

    The taste of water

    How does water taste? Join Water Sommelier & Technologist Milin Patel from Fine Liquids for a live water tasting of three different waters. Milin gives you a vocabulary to describe the taste of water and offers an alternative, celebrative perception of water.
    Learn more about Milin Patel and Fine Liquids here.

    • 28 min
    Why biomimicry is the future 2:2

    Why biomimicry is the future 2:2

    What role does biology play in the future of technology? Neuroscientist & Former MIT President Susan Hockfield answers and explains how machines will become more and more alive, as we continue to leverage nature’s genius in the development of new technologies to secure resources for the generations to come. Seth GaleWyrick from Biomimicry 3.8 unriddles the concept of biomimicry and how nature contains the answers to all problems worth solving.
    Learn more about biomimicry here:
    https://aquaporin.com/biomimicry1/
    https://aquaporin.com/biomimicry2/

    • 30 min
    Why biomimicry is the future 1:2

    Why biomimicry is the future 1:2

    Peter Agre tells the story of how he came to win the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2003 for his groundbreaking discovery of the aquaporin protein. The thread between this discovery and Aquaporin’s nature-based technology is explained by CEO Peter Holme Jensen who also uncovers how Aquaporin uses biomimicry to contribute to a more sustainable future in water treatment.

    Learn more about biomimicry here:

    https://aquaporin.com/biomimicry1/
    https://aquaporin.com/biomimicry2/

    • 31 min
    >80 % of wastewater is released into nature untreated

    >80 % of wastewater is released into nature untreated

    What are the consequences of industrial water pollution? Visit the epicenter of the challenges with India-H2O and listen to experts from Aquaporin explain how industries can achieve more sustainable production patterns.
    In this episode, we take a look at how industries can achieve more sustainable production patterns by diving into the link between water pollution and water scarcity. 
    We talk to Anurag Mudgal from the project India H2O and Søren Robenhagen and Adarsh Raj from Aquaporin.

    Learn more about solutions to industrial wastewater here:

    https://aquaporin.com/industrial-water/

    • 31 min

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