Kristofor Lawson

Kristofor Lawson

Founder of Lawson Media and host of Moonshot. Kris is a skilled journalist with experience in senior positions at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, News Corporation, SBS, and Network Ten.

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Storing Data in DNA 🧬

Storing Data in DNA 🧬

As our access to information continues to increase, so does the amount of data humanity is generating. Our current storage systems have a shelf-life, but there are researchers out there trying to use DNA to store and archive all the world's information.

S03E09 - πŸš‘ Custom Printed Organs

S03E09 - πŸš‘ Custom Printed Organs

If you're lucky enough to receive an organ transplant there's no guarantee that your body will accept the donation which means a lifetime of anti-rejection medication. However researchers are working on technology to enable organs to be printed on-demand using your own cells.

S03E08 - πŸ” Print Your Own Meal (Rebroadcast)

S03E08 - πŸ” Print Your Own Meal (Rebroadcast)

3D printing has taken the world by storm - we can print everything from the tiniest parts for a model robot, to jet engines, and even entire buildings. But one of the biggest revolutions in 3D printing is only just starting to take shape, and that’s the idea of having 3D printed food.