Top epidemiologist Adam Kucharski talks to Richard Kilgarriff in this special Big Thinking episode; How contagion and ideas spread (and stop) and how numbers, timescale and social factors influence outbreaks across the world. Get a copy of Adam’s book, The Rules of Contagion HERE.Read More
Series: The Bookomicast
Leaders from the world of business and entertainment pick the Most Wanted Minds in Business, Science, Technology and Culture.
Rahul Jandial is a leading neurosurgeon/scientist and author of Life Lessons From a Brain Surgeon; The New Science and Stories of The Brain. In this episode he chooses Daniel Levitin’s The Changing Mind: A Neuroscientist’s Guide to Ageing Well as his Most Wanted new book and shares his OMI on making life or death decisions…Read More
What better way to kick off a new podcast series than with a lifelong friend who happens to be a top podcaster? In this episode, BBC broadcaster and co-host of the Fortunately podcast, Fi Glover picks New York Times writer Kate Murphy’s “You’re Not Listening – What You’re Missing And Why it Matters” from Bookomi’s…Read More