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February 23, 2017

Roboticists are turning to fleshy substances to build a fleet of bio-inspired robots. Plus, a structural engineer talks the crafty physics that keeps a skyscraper standing.

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Dean Kamen

He's invented everything from an insulin pump to the Segway Transporter. He started the FIRST Robotics competitions for students. And now, he has his own television show.

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Bad Days for Bats

The white nose syndrome disease affecting bat populations has put one species of bat at risk of "regional extinction" within the next 20 years.

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Ocean Priorities

Ira talks with Peter Seligmann, chairman of Conservation International, and with Philippe Cousteau Jr. about the connections between ocean policy, the environment, and the economy.

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