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The Next Big Idea
The Next Big Idea
Next Big Idea Club

The Next Big Idea is a weekly series of in-depth interviews with the world’s leading thinkers. Join our host, Rufus Griscom —... more

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CELLS: Siddhartha Mukherjee on the Breakthroughs That Are Revolutionizing Medicine

Siddhartha Mukherjee is an oncologist, professor, researcher, and biotech entrepreneur. He’s also a writer, and a fine one at that.... more

02 Feb 2023 · 59 minutes
Introducing: The Next Big Idea Daily

Great news, folks. We just launched a new podcast! It's called The Next Big Idea Daily. Tune in Monday through... more

30 Jan 2023 · 9 minutes
PLEASURE: An Epicurean Guide to the Good Life

The Greek philosopher Epicurus made a rather bold claim over two thousand years ago. The key to life, he said,... more

26 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 14 minutes
POWER FAILURE: What Happened to GE? (with Malcolm Gladwell & William Cohan)

General Electric used to be the most valuable company in the world; now it's practically irrelevant. What happened? Today on... more

19 Jan 2023 · 58 minutes
DIET: The New Science of Healthy Eating

“Our food decisions,” writes Dr. Tim Spector in his new book, Food for Life, “are the single most important modifiable... more

12 Jan 2023 · 1 hour, 1 minute
How to Develop Your Passions and Avoid Burnout (with Atul Gawande and Adam Grant)

Renowned surgeon Atul Gawande spends his days in the operating theater and his nights writing articles for The New Yorker... more

05 Jan 2023 · 47 minutes
FEELINGS: The Secret Power of Embracing Emotions at Work

Today, in a special bonus episode, we bring you a live conversation between Liz Fosslien and Mollie West Duffy, authors... more

29 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 1 minute
SAPIENS: Yuval Noah Harari on Our Past, Present, and Future

Yuval Noah Harari is a historian and philosopher whose books — "Sapiens," "Homo Deus," "21 Lessons for the 21st Century,"... more

22 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 25 minutes
ANALOG: Let’s Build a More Human World

“The future is digital,” they said. Then the pandemic came along and forced that digital future on us. We traded... more

15 Dec 2022 · 54 minutes
SLEEP: How Understanding Your Body’s Clock Can Revolutionize Your Health

Sleep can enhance your creativity, lift your spirits, improve your sense of humor, and amplify your sociability. So why do... more

08 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 9 minutes
The Next Big Idea
CELLS: Siddhartha Mukherjee on the Breakthroughs That Are Revolutionizing Medicine
The Next Big Idea