Megacities: Our Urban Future, Part 1

Recent Episodes

When I Was a Kid...Harpoon Brewery's Dan Kenary

Episode 5

When I Was a Kid...Harpoon Brewery's Dan Kenary

Innovation Hub

Dan Kenary, co-founder of Harpoon Brewery, talks about his childhood hopes and dreams.

Episode 5

Julia Child, the Original Celebrity Chef

Episode 4

Julia Child, the Original Celebrity Chef

Innovation Hub

Julia Child changed both television and the culture of cooking. We talk to Alex Prud’homme, her biographer (and great-nephew) about Julia’s pioneering work.

Episode 4

Apps for Better Sleep, Apps to Keep You Awake

Episode 3

Apps for Better Sleep, Apps to Keep You Awake

Innovation Hub

Technology is affecting how we sleep, but not in the ways that you’d think. Reporter Cristina Quinn has the story.

Episode 3

Tackling Health Information Overload

Episode 2

Tackling Health Information Overload

Innovation Hub

Sick of getting lost in page after page of health websites? Thomas Goetz, founder of Iodine and author of "The Decision Tree: Taking Control of Your Health in the New Era of Personalized Medicine," says what we’re missing is good design.

Episode 2

Why LinkedIn and Facebook are Great at Manipulation

Episode 1

Why LinkedIn and Facebook are Great at Manipulation

Innovation Hub

BJ Fogg, head of Stanford University’s Persuasive Technology Lab, discusses how the most successful tech companies make us form new habits.

Episode 1

4.12.14 Full Show - Senses

4.12.14 Full Show - Senses

Innovation Hub

This week, Innovation Hub explores the senses and how they can work for us - or fool us. Guests include BJ Fogg, head of Stanford University's Persuasive Technology Lab; Thomas Goetz, co-founder of Iodine, a healthcare startup; Julia Child's biographer Alex Prud'homme; and Harpoon Brewery co-founder Dan Kenary.


Latest Comments


Related Content

We speak with Edward Glaeser, the author of "Triumph of The City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, And Happier."

News updates from WGBH

See a sample »

   

Vehicle donation