Marketplace AM for May 24, 2005

Episode Description 

Insuring adventure travel

If you're making plans for Memorial Day weekend, or summer vacation, why not be adventurous? Adventure travel, such as whitewater rafting, is more popular than ever. But as Deborah Weisberg reports, those in the business of guiding such adventures have hit some rough waters with insurance.

The synergy of research and industry

It's a prime example of research and industry joining forces... Five years ago, chemical giant Dupont collaborated with MIT to come up with new technologies that could sell. So far, the project has delivered, especially in health care. As Helen Palmer reports from the Health Desk, things are going so well, Dupont is injecting millions more into the program.
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