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It's about technology. It's about humanity. It's about our future. It's Fw:Thinking.

It's about technology. It's about humanity. It's about our future. It's Fw:Thinking.
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It's about technology. It's about humanity. It's about our future. It's Fw:Thinking.

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English


Episodes

It's So Hard To Say Goodbye

10/12/2016
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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. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:55:04

Looking Back on the Future Part Two

10/7/2016
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Joe and Lauren share their favorite predictions about the future while Jonathan makes lots of jokes. What predictions rank among the team's favorites? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:39:23

Looking Back on the Future Part One

10/5/2016
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The podcast crew talks about some of their favorite predictions about the future, from evolving language to 20th century French postcards. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:54:06

The Future of Diabetes Part Two

10/3/2016
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Will we ever find a cure for diabetes? Are there technologies that will help people manage diabetes more easily? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:58:58

The Future of Diabetes Part One

9/30/2016
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Will we ever find a cure for diabetes? Are there technologies that will help people manage diabetes more easily? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:56:25

Are 3D Printers The New VR?

9/26/2016
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Has the 3D printer craze fizzled out? What are the trends in consumer 3D printers? Is this technology doomed to obscolescence? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:47:41

Monkeys, Hamlet and Brain-Computer Interfaces

9/21/2016
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How did Stanford teach monkeys to transcribe Hamlet using only their monkey brains? And how could this technology benefit us in the future? We revisit computer-brain interfaces. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:44:12

The AI Arms Race Part Two

9/20/2016
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Are we destined for an AI arms race? Why would nations race to develop AI? And will we ever create superintelligent AI? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:56:40

The AI Arms Race Part One

9/20/2016
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What is artificial intelligence? What's the difference between weak, strong, narrow and general AI? And what's state of the art today? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:01:12:48

Turning Carbon Dioxide Into Stone

9/2/2016
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Carbon capture sequestration is all about removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Can we convert the greenhouse gas into solid rock? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:32:53

Moral Bioenhancements Part Two

8/26/2016
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If you could make the world a better place by removing the ability for people to make selfish choices, would you do it? We continue the conversation. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:49:34

Moral Bioenhancements Part One

8/25/2016
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If you could make the world a better place by removing the ability for people to make selfish choices, would you do it? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:39:00

The Future of Superheroes Part Two

8/19/2016
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Christian rejoins the show and we explore what futuristic superheroes will say about ourselves.

Duration:00:58:15

The Future of Superheroes

8/17/2016
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Christian Sager joins the show to talk about superheroes, what they represent and what the superheroes of the future might look like.

Duration:00:57:32

The Future of Voting

8/12/2016
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Voting technology is tricky. It's outdated in many jurisdictions but the next step might have big security problems. What is the future of voting? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:01:09:41

Groovy Moon Boots

8/10/2016
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How could haptic feedback motors improve the boots astronauts wear? And what are some other applications? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:43:42

The End Of Moore's Law? (Not Really)

8/5/2016
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By 2021, we won't be able to shrink transistors down any further. What does this mean for Moore's Law? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:39:31

Solar Impulse Ends its Journey

8/3/2016
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In 2014, we talked about how the Solar Impulse aircraft would fly around the globe using solar energy to create electricity. Two years later, that journey is over. How did it do? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:54:15

Automatic Cybersecurity

7/29/2016
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Every year, programmers write more than a trillion lines of code. How could automated cybersecurity systems help our technology stay safe from malicious hackers? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:56:35

Cyborg Slugs and Synthetic Stingrays

7/28/2016
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We explore the wonderful, terrifying world of combining technology and organic material. From robots with slug muscles to an artificial stingray, what's up with cyborgs? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices

Duration:00:53:32