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Air Date: Tue, Nov 5, 2019 9:00 PM
The promise and perils of AI; from fears about work and privacy to rivalry between the US and China. A new industrial revolution that will reshape and disrupt our lives, our jobs and our world, and allow the emergence of the surveillance society.
Air Date: Wed, May 9, 2018 8:00 PM
Getting ahead in the mating game requires some astonishing behavior, from promiscuous prairie dogs, backstabbing manakins, kidnapping macaques and hyenas with a bad case of sibling rivalry.
Air Date: Tue, Feb 27, 2018 10:00 PM
Examine the dangerous rivalry that has plunged the Middle East into sectarian war. From revolution in Iran, reaction by Saudi Arabia and wars in Afghanistan, Lebanon and Iraq, see how religion and power politics drive perpetual conflict.
Air Date: Tue, Feb 20, 2018 9:00 PM
Examine the dangerous rivalry that has plunged the Middle East into sectarian war. From revolution in Iran, reaction by Saudi Arabia and wars in Afghanistan, Lebanon and Iraq, see how religion and power politics drive perpetual conflict.
Air Date: Sun, Oct 8, 2017 7:00 PM
Take a fresh look at the British abdication crisis of 1936 through dramatized monologues by the two women at its heart, the Queen Mother and Wallis Simpson, as they look back at the events that led to Edward VIII’s decision to give up the throne.
Air Date: Wed, Mar 29, 2017 9:00 PM
The Vikings were among the fiercest warriors of all time. Yet only a select few carried the ultimate weapon of their era: the feared Ulfberht sword. Fashioned using a process that would remain unknown to the Vikings’ rivals for centuries, the Ulfberht was a revolutionary high-tech tool as well as a work of art.