Spark | Jun 2, 2013 | 53:59

Data Harvesting and Social Games, Battle for Cyberspace, Science of Food, and Eating Together

(Spark 219): Florence Chee on data harvesting and social games. Ron Deibert on Black Code: Inside the Battle for Cyberspace. Joel Spolsky on Eating Together. Francois Chartier on Molecules and Wine. Kenji Lopez-Alt on Cooking and Science.

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