Big Picture Science – They Know Who You Are

August 22, 2016

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Big Picture Science – They Know Who You Are You’re a private person. But as long as you’re on-line and have skin and hair, you’re shedding little bits of data and DNA everywhere you go. Find out how that personal […]

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Big Picture Science – They Know Who You Are: Marvin Chun / Neuroimaging

August 22, 2016

Marvin Chun / Neuroimaging click to listen (trt 13:36) Part 4 of They Know Who You Are, featuring Marvin Chun, psychologist at Yale University, on using neuroimaging tools to determine what images are in the brain, and then reconstructing them via computer.

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Big Picture Science – They Know Who You Are: Susan Walsh / DNA profiling

August 22, 2016

Susan Walsh / DNA profiling click to listen (trt 11:25) Part 3 of They Know Who You Are, featuring Susan Walsh, forensic geneticist at Indiana University – Purdue University in Indianapolis.

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Big Picture Science – They Know Who You Are: Burglers and Spies

August 22, 2016

Burglers and Spies click to listen (trt 0:45) Part 2 of They Know Who You Are, featuring a glimpse at how your security and privacy have always been compromised.

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Big Picture Science – They Know Who You Are: Marc Goodman / Cybersecurity

August 22, 2016

Marc Goodman / Cybersecurity click to listen (trt 13:12) Part 1 of They Know Who You Are, featuring Marc Goodman, Global security advisor, founder of the Future Crimes Institute, and author of Future Crimes: Everything Is Connected, Everyone Is Vulnerable and What We Can Do About It.

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Big Picture Science – Are We Over the Moon?

August 15, 2016

Big Picture Science – Are We Over the Moon? When astronaut Gene Cernan stepped off the moon in 1972, he didn’t think he’d be the last human ever to touch its surface. But no one’s been back. Hear astronaut Cernan’s reaction to being the last man on the moon, the reasons why President Kennedy launched […]

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Big Picture Science – Are We Over the Moon?: Dan Durda / Future Moon

August 15, 2016

Big Picture Science / Future Moon click to listen (trt 10:17) Part 6 of Are We Over the Moon?, featuring Dan Durda, planetary scientist, Southwest Research Institute, discussing the future prospects of moon exploration.

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Big Picture Science – Are We Over the Moon?: Bob Richards / Moon Express

August 15, 2016

Big Picture Science / Moon Express click to listen (trt 3:17) Part 5 of Are We Over the Moon?, featuring Bob Richards, founder and CEO of Moon Express, a company with plans to commercialize travel to the moon.

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Big Picture Science – Are We Over the Moon?: Sarah Ratley / Almost Astronaut

August 15, 2016

Big Picture Science / Almost Astronaut click to listen (trt 6:49) Part 4 of Are We Over the Moon?, featuring Sarah Ratley, former pilot and member of the “Mercury 13”, describing her experience in being trained as an astronaut only to be denied the opportunity due to institutional sexism.

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Big Picture Science – Are We Over the Moon?: Al Hallonquist / Mercury 13

August 15, 2016

Big Picture Science / Mercury 13 click to listen (trt 6:01) Part 3 of Are We Over the Moon?, featuring Al Hallonquist, aerospace historian, discussing how NASA trained 13 women for space exploration in the early ’60s.

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