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Episode: 42 Richard Bolt, MIT Media Lab


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Episode Description:

Former MIT Media Lab director talks about the development of the program and the work of the original faculty. His first book, ''The Human Interface'', has become a classic of the disciple. He turned to crime fiction to produce ''Sailor Take Warning'', which also takes place in a mysterious MIT lab. A professor finds his graduate student floating face down in the Charles River and begins delving into the student's secret activities, including a program that could propel a boat to an America's Cup victory by drawing on the skill of a disabled master sailor employing a human machine interface program.

Episode Short Description: Former MIT Media Lab director turns to fiction in a plot involving a murdered graduate student's program that would revolutionize sailing and win

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