Future Tense - ABC RN

Future Tense - ABC RN

A critical look at new technologies, new approaches and new ways of thinking, from politics to media to environmental sustainability.

Episodes

Title Duration Published Consumed
Robots in the classroom and news on Wikipedia 00:29:05 2019-05-19 02:30
As the Internet divides 00:29:05 2019-05-12 02:30
Have we stopped evolution? 00:29:05 2019-05-05 02:30
Noise - does it have a future? 00:29:07 2019-04-28 02:30
How to trick AI, plus the online platform centred on encouragement 00:29:06 2019-04-21 02:30
Ancestry, DNA and the Project of the Self 00:29:06 2019-04-14 02:30
The refugee hackathon 00:29:07 2019-04-07 02:30
Med tech – simulation and immersion 00:29:06 2019-03-31 00:30
Pencil towers and issues around urban inequality and density 00:29:05 2019-03-24 00:30
The news on smart speakers; the podcast push; and bringing flying cars down to Earth 00:29:07 2019-03-17 00:30
Can free public transport save our cities? 00:29:06 2019-03-10 00:30
Does the Meritocratic ideal have merit? 00:29:06 2019-03-03 00:30
All at sea - mapping, mining and Arctic shipping 00:29:06 2019-02-24 00:30
Goodbye Google+, the end of privacy, and once were warriors 00:29:04 2019-02-17 00:30
Street art – the next space race? 00:28:52 2019-02-10 00:30
Future warfare 00:28:52 2019-02-03 00:30
What future Antarctica? 00:28:52 2019-01-27 00:30
Who would want to be a diplomat? 00:29:07 2019-01-20 00:30
A not so diplomatic future 00:29:07 2019-01-13 00:30
Faked reality 00:29:06 2019-01-06 00:30
Are rituals still needed in a world mediated through digital devices? 00:29:07 2018-12-30 00:30
The GIF as an increasingly important communication tool 00:28:58 2018-12-23 00:30
Data trust, Computational Law and a “Google city” update 00:29:04 2018-12-16 00:30
Making water out of thin air 00:29:03 2018-12-09 00:30
Trams, bots and solar roads 00:29:04 2018-12-02 00:30
Populism and its relationship with social media 00:29:06 2018-11-25 00:30
Designing technology to increase inclusion for the disabled 00:29:04 2018-11-18 00:30
Reflections on the smart phone 00:29:05 2018-11-11 00:30
Transitioning to a new economy 00:29:06 2018-11-04 00:30
The rapid growth of e-sports 00:28:57 2018-10-28 01:30
Future of reading 00:28:57 2018-10-21 01:30
Listening and responding 00:28:55 2018-10-14 01:30
Getting serious about drones 00:28:57 2018-10-07 01:30
Ensuring a classical future 00:28:57 2018-09-30 02:30
Europe’s time machine; solar geo-engineering; and how to build a better bridge 00:28:56 2018-09-23 02:30
Food, ageing and the future 00:28:57 2018-09-16 02:30
We need to talk about Facebook 00:28:59 2018-09-09 02:30
AI, populism and the threat to Human Rights 00:28:57 2018-09-02 02:30
Tall timber tales 00:28:56 2018-08-26 02:30
Space Force, space assets 00:28:52 2018-08-19 02:30
The role of humans in the technological age 00:48:59 2018-08-12 02:30
Augmented eternity and the potential of prediction 00:28:56 2018-08-05 02:30
Health data risks; the extended mind; and the Synthetic Age 00:28:56 2018-07-29 02:30
Who would want to be a diplomat? 00:28:56 2018-07-22 02:30
A not so diplomatic future 00:28:56 2018-07-15 02:30
Banning plastic may not be good for the future 00:28:52 2018-07-08 02:30
The implications of going cashless 00:28:56 2018-07-01 02:30
Alternative forms of body disposal 00:28:55 2018-06-24 02:30
The virtue of sharing 00:28:56 2018-06-17 02:30
The Tyranny of Metrics; and the Dark Web 00:28:56 2018-06-10 02:30
Good enough, the EU’s data protection regulation and what CryptoKitties can tell us about the future of art 00:28:59 2018-06-03 02:30
Putting the theory of big data into practice – on a massive scale! 00:28:52 2018-05-27 02:30
Forging influence – the Chinese Government's attack on democracy 00:28:52 2018-05-20 02:30
Activism that’s less aggressive and far more persuasive and persistent 00:28:52 2018-05-13 02:30
With nature against climate change 00:28:52 2018-05-06 02:30
The value of rituals in a digital world 00:28:52 2018-04-29 02:30
What happened to the “future of aviation”? 00:28:52 2018-04-22 02:30
Have we lost our sense of reality? 00:28:52 2018-04-15 02:30
New insights about what happened at Pompeii 00:28:52 2018-04-08 02:30
Warm data, innovative electric transport and “fossil free steel” 00:28:52 2018-04-01 02:30
Facebook’s about-face and what it means for the future of news 00:28:52 2018-03-25 00:30
Catching up with the Jetsons: cities in 2050 00:58:58 2018-03-18 00:30
NATO’s nadir and how best to move forward 00:28:52 2018-03-11 00:30
Disrupting the disruptors 00:28:52 2018-03-04 00:30
Can the UN Sustainable Development Goals work? 00:28:52 2018-02-25 00:30
A new player and the effectiveness of overseas aid 00:28:52 2018-02-18 00:30
At work with digital media 00:57:35 2018-02-11 00:30
The GIF as an increasingly important visual communication tool 00:28:52 2018-02-04 00:30
Three Great Potentials – China’s growing international role 00:28:52 2018-01-28 00:30
How to problem solve - the ultimate problem 00:28:52 2018-01-21 00:30
What future democracy? 00:28:52 2018-01-14 00:30
Chatting with heretics 00:28:51 2018-01-07 00:30
Is happiness vastly overrated? 00:28:52 2017-12-31 00:30
Animals and technology 00:28:52 2017-12-24 00:30
AI, algorithmic decision making, ethics and the under-representation of women in tech 00:28:52 2017-12-17 00:30
How to tell the good mental health apps from the bad 00:28:52 2017-12-10 00:30
Depression, anxiety and social media 00:28:52 2017-12-03 00:30
The future of war and reassessing the digital strategy of ISIS 00:28:52 2017-11-26 00:30
Cryptocurrencies and blockchain 00:28:52 2017-11-19 00:30
The need for cyber insurance; identifying and tracking drones; and building tiny houses for refugees 00:28:52 2017-11-12 00:30
Designing technology to increase inclusion for the disabled 00:28:52 2017-11-05 00:30
Have universities lost their way in the rush to appear corporate? 00:28:52 2017-10-29 01:30
Activism that’s less aggressive and far more persuasive and persistent 00:28:52 2017-10-22 01:30
Muslim start-ups, time crystals and a second chance for online comments 00:28:52 2017-10-15 01:30
Perspectives on Privacy 00:28:52 2017-10-08 01:30
Conformity as a product, not just a process 00:28:52 2017-10-01 01:30
The smart home as a safer space 00:28:52 2017-09-24 02:30
Fishing for better food solutions 00:28:52 2017-09-17 02:30
Robot cops, Solar paint and Solar roads 00:28:52 2017-09-10 02:30
The future of surfing 00:28:51 2017-09-03 02:30
Human rights and the archiving opportunities and challenges of the digital world 00:28:52 2017-08-27 02:30
Robots, AI and ethics 00:28:52 2017-08-20 02:30
Throwing rocks at the Google bus 00:29:29 2017-08-13 02:30
A future of reform, not retribution 00:28:52 2017-08-06 02:30
Cruising into the future - and the true cost of living digital 00:28:52 2017-07-30 02:30
How to make spaghetti bolognese 00:28:52 2017-07-23 02:30
Animals and technology 00:28:52 2017-07-16 02:30
One Health, many threats 00:28:52 2017-07-09 02:30
The problem with “humanity”, a museum of failure and cracking a medieval code 00:28:52 2017-07-02 02:30
Dynamic pricing - and should AI be granted “legal personhood”? 00:28:52 2017-06-25 02:30
How to problem solve - the ultimate problem 00:28:52 2017-06-18 02:30
What future democracy? 00:28:52 2017-06-11 02:30
Unions, freelance workers and Codetermination 00:28:52 2017-06-04 02:30
Unions and the future of employee representation 00:28:52 2017-05-28 02:30
Pop-up culture 00:28:52 2017-05-21 02:30
Chatting with heretics 00:28:51 2017-05-14 02:30
Hyperloops and circular runways 00:28:51 2017-05-07 02:30
Building Wellness 00:28:52 2017-04-30 02:30
The 24-hour city 00:30:26 2017-04-23 02:30
Your personal brand 00:28:52 2017-04-16 02:30
Talking with machines 00:28:52 2017-04-09 02:30
The end of ownership, iFixit and real-time encryption 00:28:52 2017-04-02 02:30
A new age of discovery, cardboard gliders and the Living Transport Lab 00:28:52 2017-03-26 00:30
What do we mean by innovation? 00:28:52 2017-03-19 00:30
Augmented eternity and the potential of prediction 00:28:52 2017-03-12 00:30
Witnessing, death and memory 00:29:21 2017-03-05 00:30
From before the cradle to after the grave – the power of the image 00:28:52 2017-02-26 00:30
Time, play and a word from Lord Russell 00:28:52 2017-02-19 00:30
Is happiness vastly overrated? 00:28:52 2017-02-12 00:30
Poetry in motion 00:28:52 2017-02-05 00:30
Agnotology: understanding our ignorance 00:28:52 2017-01-29 00:30
Re-imagining algae 00:28:52 2017-01-22 00:30
Plants and preservation 00:28:52 2017-01-15 00:30
Underestimated plants 00:28:52 2017-01-08 00:30
Art and the Connected Future 00:28:52 2017-01-01 00:30
Attention / distraction 00:28:52 2016-12-25 00:30
Automating the everyday 00:28:52 2016-12-18 00:30
Mini-brains revisited; the power of infographics; and future-focussed decision making 00:28:52 2016-12-11 00:30
How to make spaghetti bolognaise 00:28:52 2016-12-04 00:30
Narcissists, archaeologists and shouting into the void 00:28:52 2016-11-27 00:30
Pop-up culture 00:28:52 2016-11-20 00:30
Wooden skyscrapers and bacterial concrete 00:27:51 2016-11-13 00:30
Issues of digital security 00:28:52 2016-11-06 00:30
Drug resistance and a coming pandemic 00:29:01 2016-10-30 01:30
Your personal brand 00:29:13 2016-10-23 01:30
A Universal Basic Income 00:29:22 2016-10-16 01:30
Employment in the era of exploitation 00:29:25 2016-10-09 01:30
How to really get under someone’s skin 00:29:13 2016-10-02 01:30
The inside running 00:28:38 2016-09-25 02:30
The fabric of future life 00:29:06 2016-09-18 02:30
New directions for brain research 00:28:49 2016-09-11 02:30
BWF: A conversation exploring personal, community and social histories. 00:53:05 2016-09-10 08:05
Putting our minds to the brain 00:28:49 2016-09-04 02:30
The contingent workforce and the growth of digital taylorism 00:29:21 2016-08-28 02:30
What do we mean by innovation? 00:28:50 2016-08-21 02:30
Designing for Serendipity 00:28:50 2016-08-14 02:30
Does handwriting have a future? 00:28:50 2016-08-07 02:30
The post journalistic world 00:28:50 2016-07-31 02:30
CRISPR – part two 00:28:50 2016-07-24 02:30
The CRISPR breakthrough 00:28:50 2016-07-17 02:30
Three perspectives on the future of storytelling 00:28:50 2016-07-10 02:30
Big data and its influence on sport 00:28:50 2016-07-03 02:30
Are our perceptions of honesty changing? 00:28:50 2016-06-26 02:30
Blockchain, the Age of Fang and being careless with language 00:28:50 2016-06-19 02:30
Next Gen Tech – Beyond the Screen 00:43:36 2016-06-12 02:30
Cruising into the future - and the true cost of living digital 00:28:50 2016-06-05 02:30
Attention/distraction 00:28:50 2016-05-29 02:30
The human side of computing 00:29:09 2016-05-22 02:30
The quest for Quantum 00:29:09 2016-05-15 02:30
Digital vs Human 00:28:50 2016-05-08 02:30
Great big boats in the sky 00:28:50 2016-05-01 02:30
Re-imagining algae 00:28:50 2016-04-24 02:30
The changing face of development aid 00:29:20 2016-04-17 02:30
Art and the Connected Future 00:28:50 2016-04-10 02:30
Catching up with the Jetsons: cities in 2050 00:28:50 2016-04-03 02:30
The road to the future 00:28:50 2016-03-27 00:30
Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus 00:28:50 2016-03-20 00:30
Biofabricating organs 00:28:50 2016-03-13 00:30
Underestimated plants 00:29:19 2016-03-06 00:30
Lessons from the digital classroom 00:28:50 2016-02-28 00:30
Rate, rank, review and measure 00:29:20 2016-02-21 00:30
A very pointy future 00:29:20 2016-02-14 00:30
Living a digital life and some of the questions it raises 00:29:19 2016-02-07 00:30
Plants and preservation 00:29:06 2016-01-31 00:30
The language of Emoji 00:29:19 2016-01-24 00:30
Flight of fancy 00:29:19 2016-01-17 00:30
Crowds and motion 00:29:20 2016-01-10 00:30
Into the light 00:29:20 2016-01-03 00:30
Listening and responding 00:29:19 2015-12-27 00:30
We’re all data now: What Big Data could mean for law & policy 00:29:20 2015-12-20 00:30
Language, accents and we are what we eat 00:29:19 2015-12-13 00:30
Fan culture and co-creation 00:29:19 2015-12-06 00:30
Bug bounties and pentesting: the Wild West of online security 00:29:19 2015-11-29 00:30
Robotic agriculture and swarming with bees 00:29:20 2015-11-22 00:30
Making machines more like us 00:29:20 2015-11-15 00:30
Scramjets and the promise of hypersonic flight 00:29:19 2015-11-08 00:30
Future Tense - 2015-11-01 00:29:20 2015-11-01 00:30
Virtual Reality, real world trauma 00:29:19 2015-10-25 01:30
Designing for Serendipity 00:29:20 2015-10-18 01:30
From ‘peak car’ to the age of plastic 00:29:20 2015-10-11 01:30
Identity and citizenship 00:29:20 2015-10-04 01:30
Meet the Preppers 00:29:20 2015-09-27 02:30
The generation game 00:29:20 2015-09-20 02:30
The danger of a future nuclear winter 00:29:20 2015-09-13 02:30
Does handwriting have a future? 00:29:19 2015-09-06 02:30
Future Tense - 2015-08-30 00:29:20 2015-08-30 02:30
Predictive Policing: putting data on the beat 00:29:19 2015-08-23 02:30
Forests and the future – Part Two 00:29:19 2015-08-16 02:30
If the forests turn REDD 00:29:19 2015-08-09 02:30
Challenging assumptions 00:29:29 2015-08-02 02:30
Archaeology: current threats, future possibilities 00:29:09 2015-07-26 02:30
Online Comments – the view from the trenches 00:29:20 2015-07-19 02:30
Online Comments - a "wicked" problem 00:29:11 2015-07-12 02:30
The road to the future 00:29:20 2015-07-05 02:30
Listening and responding 00:29:19 2015-06-28 02:30
Watching the disruptors and Project Eden 00:29:19 2015-06-21 02:30
Future taboo 00:28:55 2015-06-14 02:30
Future Tense at Remix 2015 00:29:19 2015-06-07 02:30
When the *%#^ hits the fan! 00:29:19 2015-05-31 02:30
Dingoes, desalinators and a damn good roof! 00:29:19 2015-05-24 02:30
Prediction part two: We’ll all be ruined! 00:29:19 2015-05-17 02:30
The prediction predicament 00:29:19 2015-05-10 02:30
Soft power with Chinese characteristics 00:29:19 2015-05-03 02:30
The language of Emoji 00:29:09 2015-04-26 02:30
Mercenary world – Part Two 00:29:19 2015-04-19 02:30
The market for mercenaries 00:29:20 2015-04-12 02:30
The future is rubbish 00:29:19 2015-04-05 02:30
Flight of fancy 00:29:19 2015-03-29 00:30
Crowds and motion 00:29:20 2015-03-22 00:30
A gamble on the future 00:29:33 2015-03-15 00:30
Into the light 00:29:32 2015-03-08 00:30
Kill switches, solar soldiers and the campaign to stop killer robots 00:29:19 2015-03-01 00:30
A piece of the Sun 00:29:20 2015-02-22 00:30
The future hero 00:29:20 2015-02-15 00:30
Salad days for satire 00:29:19 2015-02-08 00:30
The power of the city 00:29:19 2015-02-01 00:30
Playing in the digital age 00:28:35 2015-01-25 01:30
Memory, photography and social media 00:29:19 2015-01-18 01:30
The ideas festival of the Future 00:29:07 2015-01-11 01:30