diamandis http://kalw.org en X-Prize CEO on Work with Marty Nemko http://kalw.org/post/x-prize-ceo-work-marty-nemko <p>With molecular biology and aerospace engineering degrees from MIT and an M.D.from Harvard, successful entrepreneur and philanthropist Peter Diamandis, founded the X-Prize Foundation to award up-to $10-million prizes to scientists that could make serious inroads into the world&#39;s greatest problems: poverty, energy, disease, etc.&nbsp;</p><p>Not surprisingly, he has received all sorts of proposals. He has synthesized what he learned plus his current thinking and predictios in the just-published Simon &amp; Schuster book, <em>Abundance: The Future is Better than You Thin</em>k.</p> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 18:20:36 +0000 Marty Nemko 5587 at http://kalw.org X-Prize CEO on Work with Marty Nemko