31 episodes

Why Not Change the World? brings leading experts from different disciplines together on the campus of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute to discuss the global and interconnected challenges facing humanity.

Why Not Change the World? The RPI Podcast Why Not Change the World? The RPI Podcast

    • Education
    • 4.9 • 17 Ratings

Why Not Change the World? brings leading experts from different disciplines together on the campus of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute to discuss the global and interconnected challenges facing humanity.

    S4 E8: Going to Mars

    S4 E8: Going to Mars

    Leading experts discuss the science and engineering involved in the exploration of the red planet as they celebrate the NASA Mars 2020 Perseverance rover landing.

    • 24 min
    S4 E7: Impactful Innovators

    S4 E7: Impactful Innovators

    Accomplished Rensselaer alumni share important insights on entrepreneurship.

    • 20 min
    S4 E6: The Significance Of Structures

    S4 E6: The Significance Of Structures

    Researchers explain how the structure of something can make all the difference, whether that thing is a laboratory or a tumor.

    • 23 min
    S4 E5: Stranger Than Science Fiction

    S4 E5: Stranger Than Science Fiction

    Research projects that sound like the stuff of science fiction turn out to be as real as they are fascinating.

    • 24 min
    S4 E4: Getting Your Message Across

    S4 E4: Getting Your Message Across

    A marketing expert and a behavioral economist discuss strategies for improving the communication and processing of information.

    • 20 min
    S4 E3: Shining Light on the Pandemic

    S4 E3: Shining Light on the Pandemic

    Two experts shine new light, both literally and metaphorically, on the COVID-19 pandemic.

    • 19 min

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