link to the podcast (with twitter card)
Embed code for the latest episode (iframe)
A system that solved big problems is now facing its greatest challenge
link to the episode (with twitter card)
Embed code (iframe)
What does the fashion industry owe to an 18th-century potter?
A vital aid for many, but billions don't know they need them
How did an invention that was never built help make the modern world?
What would happen if GPS stopped working?
Why did a machine for making cigarettes transform the advertising industry?
How much does it cost to outlaw something?
The big metal box that made the internet possible
The surprising lessons lurking under the lid
The manufacturing revolution that started with a gun