Revolutions – Episode 1 – Intoxicating Business

[A prototype I put together for Al Jazeera. The idea is a fast-paced, three-part weekly podcast, and a home for all the great stuff we get in interviews that we simply don’t have room for on air. Good fun, now we’re hoping to get into a more stable groove for putting these out.]

Week of September 15, 2014

The satellite that can read your license plate, how the FBI caught a fugitive after 10 years on the run, and an interview with Adam Rogers, author of Proof: The Science of Booze. Hosted by Al Jazeera science and technology correspondent Jacob Ward.

Revolutions is a look at the ways science and innovation are bringing us together, tearing us apart, and changing the world. The series weaves personal stories and exclusive interviews to examine how humans create, destroy, and adapt.