Arvind Gupta: Toys from trash for learning
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Arvind Gupta: Toys from trash for learning

At the INK conference, Arvind Gupta shares simple yet stunning plans for turning trash into seriously entertaining, well-designed toys that kids can build themselves. Listen for innovative ideas fo...

Susan Lim: Transplant cells, not organs
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Susan Lim: Transplant cells, not organs

Pioneering surgeon Susan Lim performed the first liver transplant in Asia. But a moral concern with transplants (where do donor livers come from ...) led her to look further, and to ask: Could we b...

Prakash Amte:  What it takes to dine with a lion
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Prakash Amte: What it takes to dine with a lion

What does it take to be a doctor practicing in the remote tribal regions without easy access to proper medicine and technology? What does it take to run an orphanage for rescued animals which may h...

Nikhilesh Das: How to Clean Oil Spills
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Nikhilesh Das: How to Clean Oil Spills

INK Fellow Nikhilesh Das demonstrates on stage that 95% of oil pollution can be removed from water using three waste products: human hair, bird feathers and sawdust. Nikhilesh was inspired to becom...

Ramesh Raskar: 6 formulas to help you innovate
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Ramesh Raskar: 6 formulas to help you innovate

Ramesh Raskar's group at the MIT Media Lab is pushing the envelope in futuristic technologies and imaging for social innovation. Raskar believes that each one of us has intrinsic abilities to inven...

Nitin Ron: Saving babies with science and kindness
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Nitin Ron: Saving babies with science and kindness

Neonatologist Nitin Ron saves babies on a regular basis and finds that science, compassion and love all play equally important roles in saving a life.