Wednesday, August 27, 2014
- Meet Dr. Charles Cobbs
His breakthrough discovery was that all brain tumors contain a common virus - that can be treated by anti-viral drug called Valcyte. But the pharmaceutical company that makes the drug refuses to release it for testing. Their concern? If it's approved it would detract from sales of their existing brain cancer drug!
Thursday, August 7, 2014
- Who owns the rights when a monkey takes a selfie?
Intellectual Property attorney Rhett Barney on battle for the legal rights to a selfie taken by a monkey
Thursday, July 24, 2014
- Pre-crastination: Why getting ahead might set you back
Penn State psychology professor David Rosenbaum on "pre-crastination"
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
- Dr. Peter Lee/Head of Microsoft Research
Dr. Peter Lee, head of Microsoft Research, discusses Project Adam and breakthroughs in artificial intelligence and machine learning
Thursday, July 3, 2014
- Architecture professor Dr. Thomas Fisher on the design of cities making us sick
Thomas Fisher, architecture professor and dean of the University of Minnesota's design college, discusses how design of cities is making us sick
Thursday, June 19, 2014
- Glenn Greenwald discusses his new book "No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State"
In the Rossfire: Glenn Greenwald discusses his new book "No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State"
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
- Janet Bennett, executive director of the Intercultural Communication Institute on increasingly multicultural workplaces
In the Rossfire: Janet Bennett, executive director of the Intercultural Communication Institute on increasingly multicultural workplaces
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
- A veteran teacher's take on why reform and regulation won't make schools better
In the Rossfire: Andrew K. Milton/teacher and author
Thursday, June 5, 2014
- The Pope, the devil and Hell
In the Rossfire-Dr. Michael Trice/Seattle University professor of theology
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
- Is college worth it? Clearly, according to new research
In the Rossfire: David Leonhardt/New York Times on the value of a college degree
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
- Award-winning author and journalist Nicholas Carr discusses his groundbreaking and thought provoking work
In the Rossfire: Author Nicholas Carr
Monday, May 19, 2014
- "Man on Wire" Philippe Pettit on creativity and breaking rules
In the Rossfire: High-wire acrobat and author Philippe Petit
Thursday, May 15, 2014
- Dave ponders the mysteries of the universe with rock-star astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson
In the Rossfire-Neil DeGrasse Tyson
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
- Dave checks out the first Bitcoin ATM, and gets the best explanation of Bitcoin yet
In the Rossfire: Nick Hughes/GM of CoinMe - the first commercial Bitcoin ATM.
Thursday, April 24, 2014
- Award-winning and best selling author Hedrick Smith discusses his new book "Who Stole The American Dream"
In the Rossfire: Bestselling author Hedrick Smith takes us inside his new book "Who Stole The American Dream"