Show: Future Talk

Episode: 0079 Future Talk - Solving 21st Century Challenges


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Episode Description:

This episode examines some of the major challenges facing humanity in the 21st century, and how we might deal with those challenges. The guest is well known futurist David Brin. Brin is an astrophysicist with a PhD in space science who serves on an advisory board to NASA. He’s a bestselling science fiction author whose books have won numerous awards, and one of his novels, "The Postman," was made into a movie starring Kevin Costner. He’s a nonfiction author whose recent works deal with the increasing surveillance in our society, the increasing difficulty of maintaining any sort of privacy, and the possible consequences of that. He’s also a popular speaker and consultant on a wide range of issues pertaining to technology and the future. Martin Wasserman hosts.

Episode Short Description:

Astrophysicist, futurist and popular science fiction author David Brin discusses how humanity might deal with the major challenges of the 21st century

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[HD File Downloads]: 2

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Total SD Episode Video Runtime (hh:mm:ss): 00:28:28

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Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 13:32


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Total HD Episode Video Runtime (hh:mm:ss): 00:28:28

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Date HD Episode Video Uploaded: Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 20:59