November 18th, 2007
Episode 24 of 400 episodes
EAGG went "lentil as anything" over our guest- Dr Rebecca Ford from the University of Melbourne. Rebecca told us all about the benefits of lentils to the environment, our economy and our health, and how she and her colleagues are finding out how to protect lentil crops from fungal disease. Is there a scientific basis to the supposed health benefits of yoga? Science says.... some! Other stories were: fingerprinting with lasers, breastfeeding and IQ, carbon nanotubes to treat cancer, and a tribute Laika on the 50th anniversary of Sputnik 2. 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.