Sequencing the future

1/28/2022 9:30:00 PM

Our podcast on the science and technology making the news. The vast potential of genomic sequencing was underscored during the pandemic. This week we explore how else the technology can improve human health

“One of the good things that has come out of this pandemic is the spread of genomic capability globally.” Ewan Harrison of sangerinstitute outlines how covid-19 has placed a spotlight on genomic sequencing. Listen to “Babbage”

Our podcast on the science and technology making the news. The vast potential of genomic sequencing was underscored during the pandemic. This week we explore how else the technology can improve human health

ShareGENOMIC SEQUENCING has risen to prominence during the pandemic. But the technology has vast potential to transform many aspects of human health. Host Alok Jha investigates the rise of the genome and personalised medicine. Runtime: 33 min

Read more: The Economist »

Sikh boy in Burberry modelling first

Images of Sahib won the hearts of many online after becoming Burberry's first children’s model to wear a patka. Read more >>

Where do Scottish Tory MPs stand on Johnson's future?Conservative MPs could decide the prime minister's future - so what do the six Scottish Tories think? Who cares, looking forward to todays shitshow 🤡 Sooo- that explains why that very crafty politico was going on so much about Scotland. Seldom known a Labour leader so obviously seeking to make common cause with disgruntled Tories.

The LeaderIt’s London’s biggest rail project in a long time, eclipsing the Overground upgrade and Jubilee Line extension.We’re promised Crossrail will be up and running in the not-too-distant future th...

The man behind the Spice Girls has a TikTok ‘supergroup’ – and it’s doomed🎧 'The Future X, the supergroup created by the music industry mastermind behind the Spice Girls, won’t survive savvy TikTokers’ nose for authenticity' | Writes Emma Madden

Russia Tensions May Help Push Europe Towards a Cleaner Energy Future'Escalating tensions with Russia are forcing a confrontation with an uncomfortable reality for European leaders: Putin holds the cards when it comes to Europe’s energy needs,' writes ciaraCnugent

Meet The Winners Of British Vogue And YouTube's Future Visionaries CompetitionMeet five young creatives going the distance as a part of British Vogue and Youtube’s first FutureVisionaries competition. PaidPartnership YouTube I love this painting and the story that goes with it. I have a print of it on my wall. YouTube Some of the most inspirational paintings I have ever seen, so moving and sacred, thank you Hannah. SO proud of everyone, the future is looking bright 👏

The Future X: Can Simon Fuller's TikTok band recreate the Spice Girls' magic?The man behind the Spice Girls and S Club 7 has launched his latest pop group with the help of TikTok.

Jan 25th 2022 Share GENOMIC SEQUENCING has risen to prominence during the pandemic.Image caption, Douglas Ross has repeatedly called on Mr Johnson to resign If Mr Johnson's premiership survives the lockdown party scandal, life could become very awkward for Mr Ross./ Come ride with us on London's £19 billion Crossrail Listen on Episode notes It’s London’s biggest rail project in a long time, eclipsing the Overground upgrade and Jubilee Line extension.Last Autumn, Simon Fuller – the music industry mastermind behind the Spice Girls and S Club 7, as well as Pop Idol – began his search for the next paradigm-shifting musical act.

But the technology has vast potential to transform many aspects of human health. Host Alok Jha investigates the rise of the genome and personalised medicine. Having in effect ruled out reconsidering his calls for the PM to quit and continuing to oppose the idea of leading a breakaway from the UK party, the alternative appears to be a protracted dispute. Runtime: 33 min Listen on: ..