December 30th, 2014
Episode 146 of 862 episodes
AirAsia finally finds the wreckage of flight QZ8501, but why did it take three days? With Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 missing for 10 months, we ask whether airlines should improve how they track their aircraft. Also, we report from Lithuania as the country's dairy farmers get caught up in the sanctions war between Russia and Europe. A new smartphone app is promising to make it easier for blind commuters to navigate London's underground metro network - we test it out before it undergoes full trials. Plus, the dark side of Disney - why the usually family-friendly entertainment giant has released a film about death, bribery and infidelity.
Jessica Helfand and Michael Bierut explore how design works within complex organizations to shape decisions, ideas, products, and more. Guests include clients from many industries and designers in many fields. Recorded at the Yale School of Management.