The annual Hacks for Humanity put on by Arizona State University’s Project Humanities is a 36-hour hackathon that challenges participants to come up with new technologies to help solve local and global problems. The event draws up to 200 participants who will try and find solutions to problems regarding mobility, social justice and parenting. ASU English professor and Founding Director of Project Humanities Neal A. Lester tells us more about the hackathon.
It is 1848, and revolution is breaking out across Europe. In Britain, one woman stands between order and chaos. Sundays at 8 p.m., beginning Jan. 13.
From volcanoes to space exploration, "Nova" explores our world every Wednesday at 8 p.m. on Arizona PBS.
New America CEO Anne-Marie Slaughter hosts "Innovating the Future" Friday nights at 7:30 p.m. on Arizona PBS, part of a partnership between Arizona State University and New America that highlights stories about blending technology and public policy to improve America's future.