Innovation Hub

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Join host Kara Miller as she engages with top innovative thinkers and examines new ideas and potential solutions to some of our most challenging problems.

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Join host Kara Miller as she engages with top innovative thinkers and examines new ideas and potential solutions to some of our most challenging problems.


85 Pieces

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This week on Innovation Hub, we do a deep dive into the history of vaccines, and what it really means to make a vaccine for COVID-19.

  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Innovation Hub, the history of Motown and the science of the heart.

  • Added: May 21, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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One of the country’s leading infectious disease epidemiologists says, in the rush to reopen states, there’s no plan for what lies ahead.

  • Added: May 15, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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This week on Innovation Hub, we examine how the world's slowing down, and not just because of COVID-19. Then, we'll take a look at the complicated ...

  • Added: May 07, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Innovation Hub, we talk to Ian Bremmer about how the pandemic will impact America's relationship with the rest of the world.

  • Added: Apr 30, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Innovation Hub, we talk to Harvard's Yonatan Grad about how the COVID-19 pandemic will end. And we'll also explore the surprisingly co...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Innovation Hub, we talk to David Autor about the lasting impacts COVID-19 will leave on the American economy.

  • Added: Apr 16, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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This Week on Innovation Hub, in the light of COVID-19 we take a look at how corporations and institutions can undermine science, and how harmful th...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Innovation Hub, we take a look at how the neighborhood you grew up in affects your entire life, and whether we're actually consuming m...

  • Added: Apr 02, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Innovation Hub, we devote the show to the novel coronavirus. We talk to Dr. Ashish Jha about our "pandemic toolkit" and the steps we c...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
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This week on Innovation Hub, we explore the benefits of being a generalist in an increasingly specialized world. And how to grow something without ...

  • Added: Mar 16, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
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This week on Innovation Hub, the science behind the hot hand and the benefits of moving.

  • Added: Mar 11, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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This week on Innovation Hub, we take a look at the rise of DNA testing and examine the science of attention.

  • Added: Mar 04, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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This week on Innovation Hub, could an experiment at a small school, in the middle of a field in rural North Dakota, inspire a revolution in America...

  • Added: Feb 26, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
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This week, we examine the legacy of The New Deal and learn why it's relevant today. Plus, the history of Barbie.

  • Added: Feb 18, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
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This week on Innovation Hub, we live in deeply polarized political times. But how did we get here, and where are we headed?

  • Added: Feb 11, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
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This week on Innovation Hub, we'll take a look at the mathematician who revolutionized the way Wall Street does business, and examine the surprisin...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Innovation Hub, we talk to Dr. Peter Bach about why we should reconsider the pharmaceutical industry's funding priorities, and Helen Z...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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This week on Innovation Hub, we take a look at the "Bastard Brigade" that tried to steal secrets from the Nazis, and we examine how the race to the...

  • Added: Jan 21, 2020
  • Length: 58:58