Three Sentences That Will Blow Your Mind
Humans, computers… what’s the difference anymore? We dive into the world of healthcare, artificially intelligent robotics, and space travel.
There’s Gold in Them Thar Spacecraft
Gold is well-known for protecting investors and their portfolios. But it can do so much more. Like protect astronauts and their spacecraft.
Gene Editing: Do We Want Designer Babies?
Advances in gene editing technology, including the CRISPR/Cas9 system, raise fascinating questions about medicine, bioethics and how to use technology to improve the species.
Space Travel: We’re Going to Mars by 2035
When Elon Musk’s Falcon 9 exploded on the launchpad recently, it was only a relatively minor setback for the major moves being made toward groundbreaking space exploration. NASA and other hopefuls have their sights set on Mars by 2035.
Surveillance: Your iPhone Is Stalking You
Think “Big Brother” is a new phenomenon? It’s not. We’re being watched, and we have been for centuries. And thanks to our mobile-based “always on, always connected” society, we’re only making it easier to be tracked.
Theranos: The Rise and Fall of an Empire of Lies
We recount the story of Theranos. A blood-testing technology that was “full of holes,” yet still managed to acquire a $9 billion valuation – and why that has up on guard about the new “smoke detector for cancer.”
Welcome to the Next Wave of Robotic Surgery
As the robotic revolution continues, we discuss how robots are saving human lives in surgery, and look at the companies that are front-and-center of this growing industry.