Elizabeth Nakano is an independent audio producer who has worked on shows for Spotify, Stitcher, and LAist Studios. In 2020, her work won two Edward R. Murrow awards and was featured on multiple “best of” roundup lists. Twitter: @eliz_nakano

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March 24, 2021

Artificial muscles tech + a 3-D printer = a bionic sports bra

3-D printed cells and wearable artificial muscle fabrics are just some of the ways materials scientists and biomedical engineers are improving human performance. Renowned expert Professor Gordon Wallace discusses his cutting-edge work in the field of medical bionics.

March 4, 2021

When a name is more than a name

Rock climbing is not insulated from systemic racism and oppression. Climber Melissa Utomo decided to use her technology background to address a noticeable part of the problem.