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Origins: Explorations of thought-leaders' pivotal moments

By Ryan McGranaghan

Origins are conversations with thought-leaders across an eclectic mix of disciplines (science, engineering, art, and design), crafted specifically for the category-defying society that we live in. We explore the thoughts, passions, and stories that defined these pioneers’ fascinating trajectories, arriving at the origins of the pivotal moments across their lives. Draw inspiration for your own trajectory from the intellectual and spiritual electricity of these eclectic conversations.

  1. 1.
    Episode 28: Nora Bateson - Interconnectedness, warm data, and the vitality of things01/05/2021
    1:13:00
  2. 2.
    Episode 27: Ed Kearns - Exploring the ocean, generosity, and a culture of data12/08/2020
    1:24:47
  3. 3.
    Episode 26: Alfred Nash - Insatiable curiosity, NASA and Team X, and the return of the Renaissance Man11/23/2020
    1:15:27
  4. 4.
    Episode 25: César Hidalgo - Information and complexity, learning and leading, rethinking technology in society10/29/2020
    54:36
  5. 5.
    Episode 24: Melanie Mitchell - The nature of intelligence and following your curiosity08/17/2020
    1:07:13
  6. 6.
    Episode 23: Giorgia Lupi - Harmonizing life and data through design07/31/2020
    50:33
  7. 7.
    Episode 22: Elizabeth Anderson - A new equality and the philosopher for this moment in American life07/17/2020
    1:20:58
  8. 8.
    Episode 21: Waleed Abdalati - NASA Chief Scientist and how to live a life led by your curiosity06/30/2020
    1:07:22
  1. 9.
    Episode 20: Cecilia Conrad - Steward of the MacArthurs Genius Grants, 100 Million Dollars, and Transcendent Empowerment06/04/2020
    34:37
  2. 10.
    Episode 19: Kristian Lum - Lifelong curiosity and Criminal Justice Reform through data05/17/2020
    52:08
  3. 11.
    Episode 18: José Cotto - Creator, inspirer, and cultural entrepreneur across scales 04/15/2020
    58:53
  4. 12.
    Episode 17: Brian Janosch - Redefining creativity in all spaces03/25/2020
    1:10:48
  5. 13.
    Episode 16: Martin Storksdieck - Visionary of lifelong learning03/13/2020
    1:00:29
  6. 14.
    Episode 15: Rachel Young - Designing cultures of learning02/13/2020
    1:03:27
  7. 15.
    Episode 14: Antti Pulkkinen - The art of explosive learning and blazing new trails in science12/28/2019
    51:48
  8. 16.
    Episode 13: Aoife Van Linden Tol - Explosions of art in science, and science in art11/01/2019
    1:01:29
  9. 17.
    Episode 12: Rajesh Gupta - The Didactic Data Scientist and Tireless Change Maker10/18/2019
    59:42
  10. 18.
    Episode 11: Bill Diamond - The nexus of Silicon Valley and science09/07/2019
    1:03:15
  11. 19.
    Episode 10: Nicky Fox - Trailblazer of Trans-disciplinary at NASA08/29/2019
    1:00:55
  12. 20.
    Episode 09: Andrés Muñoz-Jaramillo - Science's Humanist Entrepreneur08/08/2019
    1:00:32
  13. 21.
    Episode 08: Kirk Borne - Data science storyteller and influencer05/31/2019
    1:12:20
  14. 22.
    Episode 07: Matt Russo - DJ to the Cosmos05/17/2019
    45:05
  15. 23.
    Episode 06: Chris Mattmann - NASA's data scientist05/04/2019
    50:56
  16. 24.
    Episode 05: Kerry Larkin - Making space for a beautiful life04/12/2019
    48:18
  17. 25.
    Trailer - Origins - Origins Series03/04/2019
    1:00
  18. 26.
    Episode 02: Lika Guhathakurta - Space Visionary03/04/2019
    52:28
  19. 27.
    Episode 03: Jacob Bortnik - Pioneer of space physics03/04/2019
    51:00
  20. 28.
    Episode 04: Professor Jayachandran - The ionosphere entrepreneur 03/04/2019
    47:33

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