Christian Jasiuk/iStock/Thinkstock The Future of Blood!

Blood: the liquid that we are large sacks of. Join the podcast team for a look at the future of artificial blood, rejuvenating transfusions and more.

lirtlon/iStock/Thinkstock Ants … to the Future

Ants can ruin a picnic, sure, but they might also inspire some of the most interesting materials technology and computer science of tomorrow. Your hosts take a look at these swarming, six-legged collective geniuses in this podcast.

Benderonny/iStock/Thinkstock Augmenting the Brain, Part Two: Tech

When you put your thinking cap on in the future, will it be a literal hat that boosts your intelligence? We look at tech that promises to make you smarter.

moonisblack/iStock/Thinkstock Augmenting the Brain, Part One: Chemicals

Are there safe, effective ways to boost brain power? Will the humans of the future be popping smart pills and leaving us all in the intellectual dust?

chips-organs-600x350 The Future of Clinical Trials

Could an emerging technology eliminate the need for animal testing in pre-clinical trials? We examine the potential of the organ-on-a-chip.

dra_schwartz/E+/Getty Images Pew! Pew! Laser!

The inventor of the laser turned 99 in 2014. We look at emerging, cutting-edge uses for one of the coolest types of tech out there.

Latsalomao/iStock/Thinkstock The Future of Art

How have art and technology worked together in the past? Should art always be low tech?

Roger Van Bulck/iStock/Thinkstock and Christian Steinmetz The Art of 3D Printing

Do 3D printers have a place in art? We look at the process of creating a 3D printed object and whether artistry is involved.

Image courtesy of NASA/JSC NASA Wants to Go to Mars

NASA says the first humans to land on Mars are already walking around on Earth today. How does NASA propose we get there?

hxdyl/iStock/Thinkstock Nuclear Waste – What’s the Solution?

Should we bury nuclear waste? Recycle it? Shoot it into space? We talk about the pros and cons of various solutions.

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