Liza Mundy’s Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II is out October 10th. Pre-order here.
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Following up his featured TED talk, David Baron was interviewed for a piece on the eclipse by CBS Sunday Morning. Science writer David Baron is another self-proclaimed umbraphile. He’s seen five eclipses. “My first was in Aruba in 1998,” he said. “It was the most awe-inspiring, I dare say, spiritual experience I’ve ever had. And… Read more »
On August 21, 2017, the moon’s shadow will race from Oregon to South Carolina in what some consider to be the most awe-inspiring spectacle in all of nature: a total solar eclipse. Umbraphile David Baron chases these rare events across the globe, and in this ode to the bliss of seeing the solar corona, he… Read more »
“In her effort to manage her chronic back pain, investigative reporter Cathryn Jakobson Ramin spent years and a small fortune on a panoply of treatments. But her discomfort only intensified, leaving her feeling frustrated and perplexed. As she searched for better solutions, she exposed a much bigger problem. Costing roughly $100 billion a year, spine… Read more »
Watch AI Expert, and author of The Mathematical Corporation: Where Machine Intelligence and Human Ingenuity Achieve the Impossible, Angela Zutavern talk about “Which Jobs Will Machines Take Over? Movie Critics, Doctors, Truckers…” on Big Think.
"Great leaders don't innovate the product, they innovate the factory." –@davidburkus | more info: https://t.co/rclOgJDKz4 pic.twitter.com/e3mzJZ11cZ — BrightSight Group (@bsgspeakers) July 14, 2017 David Burkus on innovation.
Frances Stroh was a guest discussing “How a Beer Empire Goes Flat.” [Bloomberg]
Meredith Wadman spoke about her book The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease at the Gaithersburg Book Festival in Maryland. Watch video of the event here. [C-SPAN.org]
New speaker Chris Burniske joined Bloomberg to talk about bitcoin and the cryptocurrency market.
Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes were guests on Charlie Rose to discuss their bestseller Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton’s Doomed Campaign. Watch above [via CharlieRose.com]. In other Shattered news, the book remains high on the NYT best sellers list, and it has been optioned for a TV series.