Sep 17, 2015 | 54:00Ideas Similes and Science, Part 2 Audio
Ideas Similes and Science, Part 2 Sep 17, 2015 | 54:00Central to the quest of understanding the universe is the role that the imagination plays. Physicists Dr. S. James Gates and Sonali Mohapatra discuss the vitality and centrality of the scientific imagination.
Sep 14, 2015 | 53:58Ideas The Enright Files - The Prime Ministers Audio
Ideas The Enright Files - The Prime Ministers Sep 14, 2015 | 53:58As the federal election campaign winds on, we bring you a series of Michael Enright’s interviews with former prime ministers, related to the issues that defined their tenure. In this episode: Kim Campbell, Brian Mulroney and John Turner.
Sep 10, 2015 | 53:58Ideas Similes and Science, Part 1 Audio
Ideas Similes and Science, Part 1 Sep 10, 2015 | 53:58Central to the quest of understanding the universe is the role that the imagination plays. Physicists Matthew Johnson and Sara Seager discuss the the vitality and centrality of the scientific imagination.
Sep 9, 2015 | 1:13Ideas How a photo saved a life Audio
Ideas How a photo saved a life Sep 9, 2015 | 1:13Zahed Haftlang was an Iranian soldier clearing a bunker in the Iran-Iraq war when he came across a gravely wounded Iraqi, Najah Aboud. This excerpt is the moment Zahed decided to risk everything and save his enemy's life
Sep 8, 2015 | 53:59Ideas Source Codes and Biology Audio
Ideas Source Codes and Biology Sep 8, 2015 | 53:59Way back in the 5th century BC, Herodotus wrote about a fountain with extraordinary powers: a fountain of youth. At Moses Znaimer's ideacity Conference, doctors and scientists talked about the very latest research into longevity.
Sep 7, 2015 | 53:59Ideas Ideas Labour Day Levee Audio
Ideas Ideas Labour Day Levee Sep 7, 2015 | 53:59At the start of every season, Paul Kennedy convenes the annual IDEAS Levee, to talk to producers and freelancers working on shows scheduled for the days and weeks and months to come.