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Privacy Policy


The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for the Brave New Planet website ( The Brave New Planet website contains links to sites outside this domain. Once you leave the Brave New Planet site through these links, you are subject to the privacy policy for the site(s) you are visiting.

Information gathering

We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to collect data about your visit to help us better understand how the public uses the site. We do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable. This means that user sessions will be tracked, but the users will remain anonymous.

Use of information

We may use the information gathered above to tailor site content to user needs, and to generate aggregate statistical reports. At no time do we disclose site usage by individual IP addresses. Web server logs are retained on a temporary basis and then deleted completely from our systems.


This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. The Broad Institute and its partners are not liable for the loss, misuse or alteration of information on this site by any third party.


If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, you can contact us at: Brave New Planet Podcast, c/o Broad Institute, 415 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02142.

Effective date

The effective date of this policy was October 9, 2020.