Scott Patterson, Wall Street Journal staff reporter and author of The Quants, outlines the incredible and frightening paradigm of high frequency trading.
A monumental applied scientist and inventor, Dr. Joseph Resnick holds numerous US and foreign patents for “exotic technologies” – not to mention the mineral rights for the Moon and Mars.
Jon Gertner, the author of The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of Innovation, guides us through Bell Labs’ fascinating history, the birth of new technologies and ideas, and the business of invention.
Futurist and author Alex Lightman discusses the “Silicon Valley” of Bahrain, IPv6, marine conservation, the Cuba trade embargo, and more.
Hot on the heels of a recent Nature magazine article on holography, Dr. Pierre-Alexandre Blanche stops in to explain this emerging technology.