Raw Data

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A podcast about how information becomes power. Hosted and produced by Andrea Mustain and Mike Osborne. Raw Data is a production of PRX and Stanford's Freeman Spogli Institute.

Series

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12 Pieces

With each episode of season 1, Raw Data examines how data and technology are changing big institutions and relationships across society, including medicine, money, democracy, nature, love, journalism, and more.

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8 Pieces

Second season of Raw Data

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17 Pieces

Fourth Season of Raw Data.


Pieces

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Climate change is already reshaping the natural world, but how does it affect human behavior?

  • Added: Jun 12, 2019
  • Length: 27:25
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Is the United States still a representative democracy? Thanks to an oft-overlooked partisan weapon — one that’s gotten immensely more powerful, tha...

  • Added: May 14, 2019
  • Length: 30:38
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The future is all about AI, but right now the USA has...no clear plan. Meanwhile, China is literally paving the way for world dominance.

Bought by WCNY


  • Added: May 02, 2019
  • Length: 25:33
  • Purchases: 1
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The whole idea of killer robots used to be pure science fiction, but it turns out that AI and autonomous weapons are increasingly showing up on the...

Bought by WCNY


  • Added: Apr 25, 2019
  • Length: 26:51
  • Purchases: 1
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Tech companies are making billions of dollars off of our data. How did we get here? According to Shoshana Zuboff, author of a new book about survei...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 28:53
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Facing down yet another crisis, the U.S. census adopted a brand new kind of technology — and in doing so, brought forth a machine that would change...

Bought by KYUK and PRX Remix


  • Added: Apr 04, 2019
  • Length: 19:52
  • Purchases: 2
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How the U.S. Constitution created a series of data crises, and catalyzed the American computer industry in the process.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Apr 04, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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How are algorithms and data science making their way into the American criminal justice system?

  • Added: Jun 27, 2017
  • Length: 32:20
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How should we expand our definition of cybersecurity in the wake of Russia's meddling in the 2016 election?

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: May 23, 2017
  • Length: 30:31
  • Purchases: 1
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It's been a minute since we've checked in on the world's favorite cryptocurrency – Bitcoin! And man is there a lot of upheaval in Bitcoin-land.

  • Added: Apr 04, 2017
  • Length: 32:14