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Spark Summer Episode One: From Sea to Sky

Spark Summer Episode One: From Sea to Sky

Update: 2020-07-031
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We rely on complex, global technological systems for our economy and society. But those systems are often hidden from us. This week, a look at two hidden systems we rely on every day.

Andrew Blum, author of The Weather Machine, takes us inside the complex world of weather forecasting. And then we do a deep, deep dive to the bottom of the ocean, where Nicole Starosielski, the author of The Undersea Network, explains the dizzying array of undersea cables that make up the backbone of the internet.

This episode originally aired September 15, 2019.
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Spark Summer Episode One: From Sea to Sky

Spark Summer Episode One: From Sea to Sky