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The G Word
Join Chris Wigley, CEO of Genomics England, for discussions about all things genomics.
5 days ago
Professor Robert Weinberg: Why do we get cancer?
"Mutations are the price that all animals must pay, starting with jellyfish all the way up to us humans" Today on The G Word, Parker Moss, our Chief Commercial Officer is joined by Professor Robert (Bob) Weinberg. Professor Weinberg is a founding member of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and is a well-respected Professor in the MIT Department of Biology. He is the author of the legendary paper, the Hallmarks of Cancer, which was one of the most cited papers on life sciences of all time, and still provides us with much of the language of modern cancer biology. They discuss why cancer occurs, why it spreads, the challenges and the hopes for early detection, and how research is contributing to improving survival for patients around the world.
1 hr 4 min
You Can’t Make This Up
May 27, 2022
The G Word
On this special bonus, we’re going to hear an episode of the podcast "Factually! with Adam Conover" as Adam talks about his new Netflix series, “The G Word.” Love it or hate it, the government plays a huge role in our lives. Adam explores its triumphs, failures and how we might be able to change it. In this podcast, _The Fifth Risk_ author Michael Lewis turns the tables on Adam, interviewing him about how made the show.
1 hr 20 min
Factually! with Adam Conover
May 18, 2022
The G Word and the Truth About Our Government with Michael Lewis
Adam’s new series The G Word is out this Thursday on Netflix! To commemorate the premiere, this week _The Fifth Risk_ author Michael Lewis turns the tables on Adam, interviewing him about how made the show. In the second half, they explore Michael's own reporting on how the CDC bungled COVID-19, and how Michael goes about writing his best-selling works of journalism. You can purchase The Fifth Risk at http://factuallypod.com/books, and watch _The G Word_ on Netflix starting May 19th!
1 hr 19 min
Jun 1, 2022
“The Steenburgenda” w. Adam Conover
Ira and Louis discuss their memories of 90s daytime television, the chokehold Top Gun has on men of a certain age, Ray Liotta’s career, Bradley Cooper as Leonard Bernstein, Kate Bush chart resurgence, and more. Plus, Louis obsesses over Mary Steenburgen and Adam Conover joins to discuss his new series The G Word, comedy as education, and giving notes to President Obama. ___ With our constitutionally protected right to abortion under attack, abortion funds are working nonstop to make sure people can still access (and afford) abortion.Visit votesaveamerica.com/roe to learn more, donate, and take action. For a transcript of this episode, go to crooked.com/keepit
1 hr 34 min
The Distraction: A Defector Podcast
Jun 2, 2022
You Are The First Person To Say I Wish I Could Still Be A Mets Fan (with Adam Conover)
Comedian and Actor Adam Conover joins Drew and Roth to discuss the LA Marathon, NBA Finals, LA Dodgers and Adam's Netflix show The G Word. Plus, Guy of the Week and questions from the Funbag! Visit Defector.com.
DOSED with Abby Martin
May 15, 2022
#6 - Adam Conover Ruins Everything
Adam Conover, host of the hit television series “Adam Ruins Everything,” the podcast “Factually” and the forthcoming Netflix series “The G Word” joins DOSED to do what he does best. Download the Callin app for iOS and Android to listen to this podcast live, call in, and more! Also available at callin.com
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