Shows from BBC Future

Building Tomorrow

Building Tomorrow

Building Tomorrow presents radical visions that illustrate not only the huge challenges we face, but also the opportunities that could materialise if we push the limits of what's possible.
1 Episode
Future Thinking

Future Thinking

Renowned inventors, scientists and futurologists describe the big idea that they want to solve and how it can transform the world.
43 Episodes
HyperDrive

HyperDrive

BBC presenter and trained engineer Jack Stewart sorts solar planes from magnetic trains, offering you a guide to the vehicles and transport technologies of tomorrow.
12 Episodes
Imagineering

Imagineering

Redesigning the everyday - BBC Future works with top designers to rethink common objects and offer 21st Century solutions.
2 Episodes
Rutherford and Fry

Rutherford and Fry

Drs Rutherford and Fry are on hand to solve everyday mysteries sent into BBC Future.
2 Episodes
What If?

What If?

What If?' from BBC Future explores thought experiments and hypothetical scenarios.
5 Episodes
World-Changing Ideas

World-Changing Ideas

Fascinating stories, need-to-know briefings and compelling video inspired by BBC Future's World-Changing Ideas event series.
29 Episodes
Rutherford and Fry - Lunacy

Lunacy

Does the moon make us act weirdly?
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World-Changing Ideas - World-Changing Ideas Summit 2016 Highlights

World-Changing Ideas Summit 2016 Highlights

Get a taste of how the day went in Sydney from the astronauts, audience and TV presenters who attended.
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Rutherford and Fry - The Biggest Myth About Tone Deafness

The Biggest Myth About Tone Deafness

In this animated audio clip, Adam Rutherford and Hannah Fry explore the science behind tone deafness... investigating the truth about the condition, and employing a bit of singing from Fry.
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World-Changing Ideas - Michael Mosley - My World-Changing Idea

Michael Mosley - My World-Changing Idea

Michael Mosley discusses reversing his Type 2 diabetes by following a rapid weight loss diet pioneered by Dr Roy Taylor.
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Will AI Judge Us?

Will AI Judge Us?

As artificial intelligence becomes more sophisticated and begins to pervade everyday life, psychologist Alex Gillespie believes we need to begin rethinking our relationship with technology.
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World-Changing Ideas - Emma Johnston on Blue Engineering

Emma Johnston on Blue Engineering

Emma Johnston is advocating for blue engineering - the marine version of the green engineering movement on land. Blue engineering isn't just some hippie ideal; it's a necessity. We are encroaching further and further into the marine environment
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World-Changing Ideas - Claudia Hammond's World-Changing Idea

Claudia Hammond's World-Changing Idea

Mental time-travel sets us apart from other animals and brings us many advantages, but can new technology save us from its downsides?
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World-Changing Ideas - The Future of Hypersonic Travel

The Future of Hypersonic Travel

Professor Michael Smart tells BBC Future what world changing idea he would like to see implemented by humanity.
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BBC Future Now - Container Ship Video 2016

BBC Future Now - Container Ship Video 2016

A short narrative video following a journey aboard one of the largest container ships in the world. Nearly everything you own comes to you by sea - which means the oceans have never been so busy.
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World-Changing Ideas - David Attenborough - My World-Changing Idea

David Attenborough - My World-Changing Idea

BBC Future asked David Attenborough what world-changing idea he would like to see implemented by humanity.
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World-Changing Ideas - Andrew Thomas - My World-Changing Idea

Andrew Thomas - My World-Changing Idea

As part of a series of short films coinciding with BBC Future's World-Changing Ideas Summit 2016, retired astronaut Andrew Thomas explains his World-Changing Idea.
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World-Changing Ideas - Richard Hollingham - My World-Changing Idea

Richard Hollingham - My World-Changing Idea

As part of a series of short films coinciding with BBC Future's World-Changing Ideas Summit 2016, science journalist Richard Hollingham explains his World-Changing Idea.
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