ETH Podcast

The new podcast from ETH Zurich is here! The topics are as varied as the formats: In exciting background reports and expert talks we want to include everything that is thrilling, controversial, and fun about science and technology. ETH Zurich – Where the future begins! Our university for science and technology dates back to the year 1855, when the founders of modern-day Switzerland created it as a centre of innovation and knowledge. At ETH Zurich, students discover an ideal environment for independent thinking, researchers a climate which inspires top performance. Situated in the heart of Europe, yet forging connections all over the world, ETH Zurich is pioneering effective solutions to the global challenges of today and tomorrow. ETH Zurich has an excellent reputation in scientific circles: 21 Nobel laureates have studied, taught or researched here, and ETH regularly ranks as one of the world’s top universities.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 18m. Bisher sind 32 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein zweiwöchentlich erscheinender Podcast
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episode 32: Creating vaccines


A question of time


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   27m
 
 

episode 31: ETH4D tackles poverty


How future leaders in the field of sustainable development are mastering global challenges


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   32m
 
 

episode 30: How Machine Learning can help in medicine


ETH computer scientists Julia Vogt and Fanny Yang work in the field of Machine Learning and Medicine. While Fanny builds models, Julia applies the theories in different projects collaborating with hospitals. In the ETH-Podcast, both researchers talk about what drew them to their field, and why machines will never replace human beings in the medical field.


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 2020-08-25  25m
 
 

episode 29: Can AI help tackle climate change?


Lynn Kaack and David Dao on how to stop the global warming


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 2020-05-20  35m
 
 

episode 28: #COVID–19: Interdisciplinarity is key


Interview with Detlef Günther, Vice President for Research at ETH Zurich


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 2020-05-05  11m
 
 

episode 27: #COVID–19: To trace or not to trace


Contact tracing and respecting privacy


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 2020-04-21  10m
 
 

episode 26: #COVID–19: Speed of spread


The genome of the virus is the key


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 2020-04-16  8m
 
 

episode 25: #COVID–19: The challenge of daily data changes


Shifting from economic forecasting to scenario planning


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 2020-04-14  8m
 
 

episode 24: #COVID–19: Singapore during the pandemic


How a megacity became a giant research lab


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 2020-04-09  10m
 
 

episode 23: #COVID–19: Keep moving!


How fitness and health go together


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 2020-04-07  9m