Data Spells Success on the Track for McLaren Racing

Duration 2:14

Zak Brown, CEO of McLaren Racing, reveals one of his favorite memories as a race car driver and lifts the …

McLaren Group’s CIO on STEM and Being a Woman in Tech

Duration 2:34

Karen McElhatton, CIO of McLaren Group, gives a candid account on what inspired her to build a career in technology …

The Power of Connection Among Parents of Medically Complex Children

July 11, 2018

When Stephanie Rankin’s son, Beorn, was diagnosed with an extremely rare genetic disorder, she turned to technology for connection, support, and hope.

2.13: Agriculture: Can vertical and urban farming feed the world?

Duration 30:21

Host Walter Isaacson talks farming. How did the mechanical reaper change the way we harvest? Can vertical farming help feed our ever-growing cities? Will AI, machine learning and the Internet of Things make farms more efficient? Guests include Neil Dahlstrom, George Kellerman. Jenn Frymark, David Rosenberg, Rob Leclerc.

2.12: Timing the Market

Duration 28:52

The stock market is one wild ride, from the literal rough seas of the renaissance to the forthcoming disruption of algorithms and AI. Invest your time in this week’s episode to learn the exciting origins and incredible future of how shares and stocks exchange.

How Might Virtual Reality Save the Planet?

June 5, 2018

Get up close to polar bears, immerse yourself in the world of whales, and head into the unexplored earth of Greenland, all made possible thanks to virtual reality (VR). Embark on a journey with National Geographic Explorer Mike Libecki and hear why VR has become such an important tool for conservation.