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Science: Disrupt

Nov 2, 2018

In this episode we spoke to Karen Mazurkewich the Lead Executive of  Communications & Marketing at MaRS, Toronto's startup hub. Karen was also formerly a journalist with the Wall Street Journal.

We were keen to understand the Toronto startup ecosystem, and the state of science entrepreneurialism here. We also wanted to...


Oct 8, 2018

The final episode of the Citizen Science series zooms out a little bit and looks at citizen science as a whole. This episode features:

  1. Ainhoa Moya a software engineer (formerly of Conde Naste now Disney), on the value of opening up the lab to people with deep computational skills that may not have formal academic...


Sep 15, 2018

We're baaaack! Well, Linda is back - and she's got three great interviews with people transforming how science can be done.

Linda Doyle takes us on a tour of the world of citizen science in this mini-series, Citizens Disrupt.

In this episode Linda explores extreme citizen science!

She speaks to:

1. Muki Haklay...


Aug 18, 2018

Linda Doyle takes us on a tour of the world of citizen science in this new mini-series, Citizens Disrupt.

In this episode Linda explores the burgeoning world of DIY Bio.

She speaks to:

  1. Bethan Wolfenden, co-founder of BentoBio
  2. Nicholas FitzRoy-Dale and Ilya Levantis, of the London BioHackspace 
  3. Raphael Kim, a bioartist...


Aug 6, 2018

Linda Doyle takes us on a tour of the world of citizen science in this new mini-series, Citizens Disrupt.

In this episode Linda explores contributory citizen science, where the data for scientific ventures is crowdsourced. 

She speaks to:

  1. Dr Erinma Ochu, from the Univeristy of Salford, about her efforts to engage...