Category Archives: New Technology

Can DNA tests help repair social ruptures from transatlantic slavery? PBS NewsHour video

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Alondra Nelson has followed how African-Americans are using DNA tests to help answer questions about their identities that were lost during the transatlantic slave trade. Her book, “The Social Life of DNA: Race, Reparations and Reconciliation After the Genome,” chronicles their experiences. She joined Hari Sreenivasan to discuss. Slave reparation? Video PBS NewsHour.

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The Evolution of Autonomous Transportation. Bloomberg video

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Ryan Popple, Proterra‘s chief executive officer, discusses the evolving state of transportation, the outlook for autonomous buses and the possibility of an IPO. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Emily Chang on “Bloomberg West.” David Kirkpatrick, Techonomy’s chief executive officer and a Bloomberg contributor, also comments. Bloomberg video news.

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