Even if universities re-open in the fall, will higher education snap back to normal?
Americans are currently engaged in a grand, national experiment in homeschooling.
Why doesn’t Facebook pay it’s users for their incredibly valuable data? Minds.com does do just that, explains CEO Bill Ottman.
What do cowpox pus, the radio, and coffee have in common? More than you might think.
Technology has eased our transition to the new socially distant world.
The government has long played a role in advancing (and delaying) technological innovation.
The stories we tell about the future can create the future.
If progress had to be invented, then it can be halted too.
Innovation might seem magical, but magic comes with a steep price tag. Venture capital provided a superior way of funding entrepreneurship than what existed before.
American research universities have been a powerhouse of innovation, especially once the government stopped sitting on grant-funded patents
Without immigrants, Silicon Valley would be a shell of what it is today. Yet bad restrictionist policies threaten to undermine American dominance in tech and stymie innovation.
Does piracy have a catastrophic effect on how music, movies, and books are distributed?
The US Social Security system can’t fulfill its promises, but Australia’s system gives its people a better shot at a comfortable retirement.
Food is deeply emotional, which is why Impossible Foods is trying it’s best to create the best, sustainable, meat-like product.
There is promising technology that will be able to take care of us as we age, but only if the FDA does not get in the way.
While people in the US have the first world privilege to complain about wasting time on their phones, millions of people in the developing world are using their cellphones to pull themselves out of poverty.
Hal Varian, Chief Economist at Google, joins the show today to talk about Google’s market dominance and the future of work.
Brian Rosenwald joins the show to discuss the history of talk radio and how it formed our media landscape today.