March 2nd, 2008
Episode 31 of 400 episodes
Today’s episode featured the first ‘Science Friction’ segment: the ethics of genetic testing in children and adolescents. Special guests from the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Dr Rony Duncan and Associate Professor Martin Delatycki, discussed the tricky ethical issues with the EAGG panel and listeners. Other stories were: synthesising an artificial genome, orbital probe traffic jams above Mars, an asteroid near miss over summer, and an alien planetary system that looks a lot like our own Solar System. For more information visit www.einsteinagogo.net
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.