Posts Tagged ‘KERA’

Nonprofit is Helping North Texas Kids ‘Dream Outside the Box’

Posted by Chloe Bennett

After coming to a harsh realization as a college student, Alvarado native Kam Phillips knew she wanted to change the lives of young children.

While at the University of Missouri, Phillips volunteered at her local Boys and Girls Club, KERA

‘Creative Conversation’ Explores
Art’s Role in Placemaking

Posted by Heather Noel

Dallas Arts MonthIn the fifth annual Creative Conversation, artists and architects delved into how a piece of art can transcend into defining the built environment and the processes that go into placemaking.

“The city is a dynamic place. It’s an artistic …

Blockchain Backers Want to Unleash Tech’s Potential

Posted by Lance Murray

Blockchain, the technology used by Bitcoin for financial transactions, is gaining support as a way for doctors and health-care institutions to share a patient’s medical information.

Currently, electronic health records are used by many hospitals, but they are very difficult …

KERA Podcast Takes on Future of Autonomous Cars

Posted by Lance Murray

Are self-driving cars something we should embrace or fear? Will they make our lives safer or more dangerous?

Those are big questions facing us as more companies move into the autonomous vehicle market and governments tackle the problem of making …