Craig Barfoot

How to Clone a Mammoth

Podcast produced and presented by Craig Barfoot Cloning extinct species – such as woolly mammoths – presents massive ethical as well as practical challenges.  And at the moment there is no legal oversight of the issues. Beth Shapiro, author of…


The Butterfly Defect: How globalization creates systemic risks, and what to do about It

Globalisation has improved nutrition and child mortality, increased income and life expectancy.  But turbo-charged globalisation contains systemic risks – growing inequality, pandemics, cyber and terrorist attacks.  Are our international institutions up to the challenge?