BBC WORLD SERVICE: The Why Factor – Noise

From the clangs and clatter of city life to weapons that use sound to harm us, noise can be a lot more dangerous than we think.


The Why Factor, 15 January 2018

Featured on Pick of the Week, 21 January 2018

22 mins


BBC RADIO 4: Black and Proud in Brazil

How racial quotas at the country's universities are challenging Brazil's self-image as a colour-blind nation


Crossing Continents, 9 January 2018

30 mins

BBC RADIO 4: Mental health and the workplace

Why can we phone in sick with flu but not with depression?


In Business, 28 December 2017

30 mins

Can we reinvent the internet?

Monopolies. Cybercrime. 'Fake news'. Even the internet's founders admit their utopian vision has failed. So, what if we could start again?

Wired,  January 2018

Emotional intelligence and technology

Why tech is threatening our inner lives

Vida Simples Brazil,  January 2018

(originally published in Portuguese)

The Wired World in 2018

Smart, informed predictions for the year ahead


Published November 2017

BBC WORLD SERVICE: The Why Factor – What do you do?

When we meet someone and ask them, "What do you do?"


The Why Factor, 11 September 2017

30 mins

BBC RADIO 4: The Briefing Room – The AI Revolution

How will artificial intelligence shape our lives?


The Briefing Room, 28 August 2017

30 mins

BBC WORLD SERVICE: The Why Factor – News

News is all around us. But why do we need it?


The Why Factor, 21 August 2017

30 mins

BBC RADIO 4: What went wrong with Brazil?

Discovering what we can learn from Brazil's roller-coaster ride of boom and bust


Analysis, 19 June 2017

30 mins

The Unconventionalists podcast: Work can be a force for good

"David Baker returns on The Unconventionalists podcast for a second time to share with us how work can be used as a force for good. A true fan favourite, David's previous episode, 'What you need to know about the future of work' is one of the most downloaded episodes of all time." Podcast host Mark Leruste


24 April 2017

1 hour 21 minutes

BBC RADIO 4: Brazil’s modern-day Captains of the Sands

Uncovering the lives of the children and adolescents who live on streets of Salvador, Brazil's third-largest city


Crossing Continents, 29 March 2017

30 mins

The Unconventionalists podcast: What you need to know about the future of work

"I was blown away by the end of our conversation. Fasten your seatbelt and get a serious dose of reality check on what's about to happen to the future of the workplace." Podcast host Mark Leruste


30 January 2017

1 hour 10 mins

BBC RADIO 4: The Male Room – Anger

What is it about men and anger?


12 December 2016

30 mins

A wiser approach to work/life balance

Forget the time management, it's all about attitude 

Vida Simples Brazil,  October 2016

(originally published in Portuguese)

BBC WORLD SERVICE: Wrestling with God

How do LGBT Jews and Muslims stay within their religions?


Heart and Soul, 16 October 2016

30 mins

BBC RADIO 4: Gentrification

Can the process of gentrification be managed?


Analysis, 10 October 2016

30 mins

BBC RADIO 4: Torah and tech in Israel

How the country's ultraorthodox Jews are becoming part of the startup nation


Crossing Continents, 12 September 2016

30 mins

Snapping prices in real time

A Silicon Valley company is improving lives in the developing world

Wired,  April 2016

My London

A personal take on the greatest city in the world             

Viagem Brazil,  June 2015

(originally published in Portuguese)

Life unplugged

Twenty-one days without the internet 

Info Exame Brazil,  March 2014

(originally published in Portuguese)