Title How tech is tackling global problems – Tech weekly podcast Media name/outlet The Guardian Media type Other Country United Kingdom Date 30/03/16 Description The worlds of science and technology collide as we ask how new tech is being used on localised levels to create global change.
It’s the question on everyone’s lips: what are we doing about climate change? Lucky for us, there are innovations in tech and science taking place that may be applied to global issues like climate change.
Joining Nathalie Nahai to discuss how new technology – and new ways of approaching the data behind tech – are shaping our future are the project director for Project Ukko, Drew Hemment; senior researcher at Nesta Lydia Nicholas; and particle phycisist Ben Still.
Drew, Lydia and Ben will be speaking this week at FutureEverything in Manchester.
Producer/Author Nathalie Nahai and Matt Shore URL https://www.theguardian.com/technology/audio/2016/mar/30/how-tech-is-tackling-global-problems-tech-weekly-podcast Persons Drew Hemment