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
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.
S4 E7: Impactful Innovators
Accomplished Rensselaer alumni share important insights on entrepreneurship.
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.
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.
S4 E4: Getting Your Message Across
A marketing expert and a behavioral economist discuss strategies for improving the communication and processing of information.
S4 E3: Shining Light on the Pandemic
Two experts shine new light, both literally and metaphorically, on the COVID-19 pandemic.