The New Narrative
This video reflects on how the Next Big Thing may not be a revolutionary technology, but rather a new set of values and attitudes that promote more sustainable living.
The Net Energy Timebomb
All known alternative energy sources have a lower net energy yield than petroleum. This video explains the resultant "net energy time bomb" that we therefore will soon face.
This video ponders if industrial civilization can really ever free itself from an inevitable, natural cycle of rise and fall . . .
25 Things You Need to Know About the Future
This video highlights 25 future challenges and technologies that may alter how we live and what we may become . . .
This video covers a range of potential life extension developments including CRON diets, genetic medicine, nanobots, cryonics and uploading . . .
This video illustrates how bioprinters will in future create replacement human organs and could even give us a face transplant . . .
This video explains the new science of creating new or radically different living things from standardized biological parts . . .
Global Warming Solar Sails
This video explains how we could control global warming by building vast solar sails out in space . . .
Why Do We Stop Thinking?
This video asks why human beings achieve so much and then stop thinking . . .
This video looks at the challenges faced by future cities in the face of uncertain food, energy and water supplies . . .
An Archaeology of Wonder
This video explores the changing nature of human achievement past, present and future . . .
The Future A - Z
This video presents an alphabet of tomorrow as a rapid introduction to Future Studies . . .
From the Pyramids to the Digital Age
This programme explores the history and future of great human achievements . . .
Our Island Earth
This programme explores the paradox of humanity's need for constant geographic expansion in the face of dwindling natural resources.. . .
The Power of One
This programme looks at the impact of technological development on human beings past, present and future . . .
Brave New World
This programme examines some inevitable future challenges and possible potential solutions . . .
Playing at God?
This programme examines the blurring boundaries between human beings and machines . . .