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Written on April 29th, 2016

NEW podcast BRAD FRIEDMAN
How secure is your vote in November’s mid-terms?

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If you’re working to build a healthy and just society,
let me help you tap the unique power of narrative.

pointing-reversedI draw on my experience teaching, acting, music & film producing, screenwriting, and interviewing to help you tell more compelling stories. Listen here. After years of radio interviews seeking A World That Just Might Work, I now produce and host the Disruptive podcast for Harvard’s Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering.
Let’s explore how we mightradio10 work together to change the world.

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Adam Winkler, We the Corporations
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DISRUPTIVE#12 podcast: ART ADVANCES SCIENCE

Seen the new STAR WARS movie? The Beginning, a 3 minute Star Wars-inspired video features sperm as X-wing fighters competing to fertilize an egg. Don Ingber and Charles Reilly discuss their creative project and how they made a scientific discovery along the way.

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MICHAEL LEWIS’s best-selling THE UNDOING PROJECT tells how the collaborative work of Amos Tversky and Daniel Kahneman revealed previously undiscovered ways our minds fool us.

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Disruptive #5: Molecular Robotics – Building with DNA

Written on April 5th, 2016

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DISRUPTIVE – the podcast from Harvard’s Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering.

We’re learning to take advantage of properties of DNA that have served nature well- but in ways nature may have never pursued. We build with it. We tap its capacity to carry information to enhance our ability to explore the inner life of cells.

In this episode, Wyss faculty members William Shih, Wesley Wong and Peng Yin share what it’s like being on the frontier of science, explain how and why they program DNA, and consider potential applications of their work.

http://wyss.harvard.edu

Disruptive: Molecular Robotics transcript