It's So Hard To Say Goodbye

All good things must come to an end. The podcast crew bids you farewell in this final episode. Peek behind the scenes at the Fw:Thinking podcast.

The Anti-Aging Debate

There's no scientific consensus on the causes of aging and that has led to some spirited debates. We explore the arguments and learn a little something about ourselves in the process.

Shedding Light on Li-Fi

Could we solve the radio frequency spectrum crunch by switching from radio to light? How does Li-Fi actually work and in which situations is it suitable?

Water on Mars

You may have heard that NASA discovered evidence of flowing water on Mars. We take a look at previous discoveries involving H2O and the Red Planet as well as ask what does this new discovery mean?

Let's Tell a Story

What is interactive storytelling? What are the challenges of interactive storytelling? Can technology let us tell the largest story ever told?

GMOs, Food and FUD

What's the deal with transgenic crops? Are these crops inherently dangerous? What are the pros and cons?

Fuel Economy: Good to the Last Drop

How do we determine a vehicle's mpg rating? How have engineers improved fuel economy over the years? How do vehicles like EVs and hybrids stack up?

4D Printing is 1 D Better

What is 4D printing? What are programmable materials? What's the potential for 4D printing?

Social Media Is Killing Your Brain Unless It's Not

Are services like Facebook and Twitter rewiring kids' brains? Has social media had a measurable impact on how we make friends? Can social media actually help people make more meaningful connections?