WHY IT MATTERS

WHY IT MATTERS

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  1. Special: COVID by numbers
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    46:07minutes

    Why It Matters Special: COVID By Numbers

    From e-commerce scams, to cancer diagnoses, to cosmetic enhancements, to even the occurrences of damaged teeth – the pandemic has changed us in ...
  2. Killer Heat
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    46:37minutes

    Ep 8: Killer Heat

    Singapore is a sunny island set in the sea. But Joshua finds out being surrounded by water may well be lethal in the age of global warming.
  3. Blockchain
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    22:35minutes

    Ep 5: On The Menu - Blockchain (Part 1)

    What's blockchain doing in your dinner? Blockchain is the technology that powers cryptocurrencies, but Joshua Lim finds out that food companies ...
  4. Reversing A Cashless Mistake
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    Ep 5: Reversing A Cashless Mistake

    Transferring money has never been easier and faster with mobile wallets. But what happens if you make a mistake? How can you get your money back?
  5. The Plane Truth
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    23:15minutes

    Ep 2: The Plane Truth

    When you fly, do you hunt for the cheapest ticket online? Are we gambling with our lives when we do so? Joshua Lim finds out.
  6. Taken For A Ride
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    22:22minutes

    Ep 2: Taking The Right Turn?

    Ride-hailing apps have become the way to get around in congested Jakarta. Yet it is not all rosy for the motorcycle riders depending on the apps ...
  7. What's The Skinny On Being Skinny?
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    22:40minutes

    Ep 3: What's The Skinny On Being Skinny?

    There exists among us, a privileged group of people who have been blessed by nature - they just can't get fat. How do skinny people stay skinny ...
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    22:54minutes

    Ep 4: Does My Digital Clutter Matter?

    Do you need to 'Marie Kondo' your digital space? Joshua discovers how your digital clutter can have a larger than life impact.   
  9. Climate Change Gets Personal
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    23:00minutes

    Ep 7: Climate Change Gets Personal

    Warming oceans, tropical storm surges & polar ice caps losing their gravitational pull - Joshua uncovers a whole host of factors that will worsen ...
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    Ep 3: How To Survive A Pandemic: How Is The Pandemic Changing Us?

    COVID-19 did not just attack our bodies, it also exposed how easily the things we take for granted in our lives can disappear overnight. Host ...